Actor & Cancer Survivor

Sonali has been one of the country’s top actors. Throughout her illustrious career, she has vowed millions through her films and as a host on a number of TV shows. She has also written the very candid and real ‘Modern Gurukul’, outlining her experiences as a mother. Her lifelong passion for books gave birth to Sonali’s Book Club.
More recently, it was her courage and tenacity that has shone through, as she has bravely staged a battle with cancer. Not only has she shared her experiences on social media but more importantly, Sonali has helped in lifting the taboo surrounding cancer. She has started an important conversation and inspired many to open up about their struggles.​