Sanya Malhotra is an Indian actress, model, and dancer. She started her Bollywood career with the movie” Dangal” (2016) based on the real-life experience of Famous Indian wrestlers, and she played her role as “Babita Phogat” (wrestler) and later starring in the Indian comedy movie “Badhai Ho” (2018) both of which were critically acclaimed and hit movies. She is one of the newcomers in the acting industry and became successful in making her stand in Industry.

Sanya Malhotra Biography & Wiki

Sanya Malhotra’s nickname is Sanya. She was born on 25 February 1992 in Delhi, India, in a Punjabi Khatri family. Hence, her current age is 29 years. Sanya’s Zodiac is Pisces.


Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Height in centimeters 157 cm
Height in meters 1.57 m
Height in feet inches 5’ 2”
Weight in Kilograms 50 kg
Weight in Pounds 110 lbs
Figure Measurements 32-26-32
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Sanya Malhotra Family Members

Sanya Malhotra’s father’s name is Sunil Malhotra, an Engineer, and her mother’s name is Renu Malhotra. She is a Housewife. She has one elder sister named Shagun Malhotra.

Sanya Malhotra With Her Mother

Boys, affairs, spouse name

Sanya Malhotra is currently unmarried and not dating anyone. Also, there was no kind of information about her personal life.

Education and School, College

Sanya completed her initial education at Ryan International School, Mayur Vihar, Delhi, and after that, she went to Gargi College, New Delhi, where she completed her graduation. During her graduation, she displayed good acting abilities in various theatre plays in Delhi.

Favourites Things and Like & Dislike

Favourite Actor Aamir Khan, Ranbir Kapoor
Favourite Actress Kangana Ranaut, Alia Bhatt, Deepika Padukone
Favorite Film Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Dil Chahta Hai, Maqbool and The Lunchbox
Favourite Directors Vishal Bhardwaj, Imtiaz Ali, Karan Johar
Favourite Food Rajma Chawal
Favourite Beverage Coffee, Beetroot Juice
Hobbies Dancing, Travelling, Reading, Doing Yoga
Favourite Color Pink & Red
Favourite Destination Europe
Favourite Singer Lana Del Rey
Favourite Band Coldplay

Sanya Malhotra filmography

In 2013, after completing her graduation, Sanya came to Mumbai to participate in Zee TV’s dance reality show “Dance India Dance“, but passed beyond the top 100. Later on, failing in “Dance India Dance”, Sanya stayed in Mumbai to try her luck in acting and started doing different commercials.


Sanya Malhotra earned fame with the biggest Bollywood blockbuster hit of 2016, “Dangal“, where she acted in the role of “Babita Kumari Phogat“, daughter of “Mahavir Singh Phogat“. “Babita Kumari Phogat” was the one who had won a gold medal in the 2014 “Commonwealth Games”. Sanya competed against around 10,000 girls at the auditions to get “Babita Kumari Phogat” in “Dangal”. After doing “Dangal”, she also worked for a while as an intern at “Aamir Khan Productions”, where she gained pre-production, post-production, and VFX skills. Later, Sanya also choreographed Aamir Khan (“Sexy Baliye” song) in his production film “Secret Superstar” (2017).

Furthermore, in September 2018, she was featured in a movie called “Patakha“. A few weeks later, in October 2018, she also starred in the “Badhai Ho” movie. This movie received a lot of appreciation from the critics and the audiences. Later, in 2019, Sanya also got an opportunity to work with Nawazuddin Siddiqui in the “Photograph” movie. This movie was screened at the “Sundance Film Festival”, and Sanya Malhotra was recognized as a breakout talent after that.

After that, she had three releases on the OTT platform, in 2020, “Shakuntala Devi” (Amazon Prime Video), “Ludo” (Netflix), and also in 2021, “Pagglait” (Netflix). “Meenakshi Sundareshwar” in Sanya” s next release on Netflix. Currently, she is busy shooting for her upcoming movie, “Love hostel“.

Award And Recognitions

In 2018, Sanya received Best New Action Star at China’s prestigious 4th annual Jackie Chan Action Movie Week for “Dangal”.

Salary and Net Worth

Sanya Malhotra takes ₹1 crore per film. The estimated net worth of Sanya is $1 Million – $5 Million.

Contact Address

Phone Number She didn’t like to share his Phone number publicly.
Email Id Not Available
Website Not Available

Facts about Sanya Malhotra

  • As a kid, Sanya Malhotra was fascinated by Bollywood award shows and showcased her acting abilities at the theatre plays in Delhi. And she also was always excited about dance and is educated in ballet and contemporary dancing.
  • She suffered from a stammering problem during her childhood, which she slowly got over with time.
  • Sanya, along with Zaira Wasim, Fatima Sana Sheikh, and Suhani Bhatnagar, used to stay together at Aamir Khan’s old apartment in Mumbai for six months during the filming of “Dangal”.
  • She is an avid animal lover. She often shares pics of her cat on social media.
  • Apart from being a good actress, Sanya has a comedian hidden inside her, which can be seen through her Instagram videos.
  • She was also featured in “Kitkat”, “Maggi” and Urban Company (AC Service) commercials.
  • During the “Dangal” film, Kripa Shankar Patel Bishnoi( coach and former wrestler ) trained Sanya for her role.

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