Sophie Choudry

Sophie Choudry
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Sophie Choudry at DJ magazine launch, July 2012
BornSophia Choudry
8 February 1980 (1980-02-08) (age 37)
London, England, United Kingdom
Other namesSophiya Chaudhury, Sophie Chaudhary, born as Sophia Choudry
OccupationActress, singer, songwriter, vj, television presenter
Years active2000-present


Sophie Choudry (given birth to Sophia Choudry, 8 Feb 1980) can be an Indian vocalist and film celebrity. She’s been active mainly in Indian movies and can be a previous MTV India VJ and periodic model and tv presenter

Early life

Sophie Choudry was created and raised in Manchester, Britain, UK. Her dad adored Sophia Loren and therefore her birthname is usually "Sophia", nevertheless she now goes on the name "Sophie". She's one elder sibling. She right now lives with her mom and grandmother.Choudry studied at London College of Economics, graduating in Western politics and French and can be a precious metal medallist from your London Academy of Music and Dramatic Artwork. Furthermore, she analyzed for nearly 2 yrs in the "Sciences Po", an esteemed politics institute in Paris, France, where many French politicians analyzed. BollySpice reviews, that while still learning, Choudry became a VJ for Zee UK.Choudry is a polyglot, in a position to speak fluently British, Hindi, Urdu, People from france and Italian and sings in these dialects as well as with Spanish, Punjabi and Arabic. She actually is interested in dance even though in college in london learnt bharatnatyam for any year so when she relocated to India she required s few classes in kathak. Among her known reasons for taking part in Jhalak dikhlaja 7 was to understand various dance designs, including Indian traditional dance as Bharatnatyam, which she learnt in London for four aswell as with Traditional western dance as salsa. She actually is also well been trained in Traditional western traditional music, which she learnt for 3 years in the united kingdom from Helena Shenel, aswell as with Indian traditional music, which she learnt from Pandit Ashkaran Sharma.



Having finished her education, Choudry made a decision it was period to check out her dreams and she started her singing job. When she was 12 years of age, her skill was found out by mentioned music movie director Biddu, who released her musical profession. She, initially, lent her tone of voice like a backup vocalist to playback performers like Shweta Shetty and Alisha Chinai.In 2000, Choudry started her career like a pop singer with her all-girl band "Sansara" having a track which Choudry herself wrote ("Yeh Dil Sunlight Raha Hai"). Soon the music group separated and Choudry began her solo performing profession, donning the video clips "Habibi" and "Le Le Mera Dil" in 2001.Choudry after that moved to Mumbai in 2002, learning to be a VJ for MTV India and hosting the favorite display MTV Loveline, which ultimately gained her recognition. In November 2003, she released her 1st remix recording Sophie & Dr. Like. The recording was a chart-topper for half a year in India and broke information in the U.K Asian Pop Graphs by holding the quantity 1 place for 12 weeks. The recording contained aged classics by Runa Laila, Nazia Hassan and Salma Agha. The video was directed by Rao and Sapru of Kaanta Laga popularity and music remixed by Harry Anand.Less than twelve months on, Sophie returned with her newest giving Baby Love. Relating to Choudry, she paid attention to over 400 tunes to create her ideal 12. Songs upon this album consist of Ek Pardesi Mera Dil Le Gaya , Jadugar Saiyaan , Zuby Zuby , Dil Ke Armaan, Ghar Aaya Mera Pardesi, Bachke Rehna Re Baba.In Dec 2009, Choudry launched her album Sound of Sophie, which had zero remixes, but just initial numbers. The release of this recording designated her association using the Indian style brand MADAME, who employed her as their 1st brand ambassador. She caused well-known music composers such as for example Rishi Wealthy, Bappi Lahiri, Biddu and Gaurav Das Gupta in the recording. In 2012 she released an internet solitary "Hungama Ho Gaya" which proceeded to go viral. A cover from the Asha bhosle traditional, the video was warm sexy and several stars like Neil Nitin Mukesh, Dia Mirza, Tusshar Kapoor proceeded to go online to say it was probably one of the most worldwide looking pop video clips to emerge from India. Having sung playback for herself in the film Pyar Ke UNWANTED EFFECTS ( track was Poor Boy made up by Pritam), that it is in 2013 that she produced her playback debut performing for Preity Zinta in the film "Ishkq in Paris ". Choudry sang in Hindi, British and French as well as published the French lyrics from the song.Choudry can be an extremely popular vocalist/performer around the live display circuit and has performed for renowned brands want Audi, Hero group, icici loan company, Samsung, Blackberry, HSBC, Microsoft, Qualcomm and so many more. She's also performed at top quality weddings like the well-known Mittal wedding ceremony in Paris aswell for Royalty in the centre East as well as the engagement of HRH lakshyaraj singhji Mewar of Udaipur.Choudry in addition has performed at the prestigious IIFA awards, ZEE Cine Honours more often than once!Choudry in addition has compered various award displays such as Superstar Screen Honours, IIFA awards, ZEE Cine Honours and the initial ever Filmfare Nominations evening as well seeing that several corporate occasions for Airtel, Tata, Godrej Audi, Spice and many more. -->Choudry in addition has participated in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, Period 7.


Year Film Part Language Records 2005 Shaadi Zero. 1 Dimple Kothari Hindi Pyaar Ke UNWANTED EFFECTS Tanya Hindi I Observe You Dilnaaz Bagga Hindi 2007 Heyy Babyy Herself Hindi Particular appearance Aggar (2007 film) Nisha Raval Hindi Rate Monica Monteiro Hindi 2008 Cash Hai Toh Honey Hai Herself Hindi Particular appearance Kidnap Herself Hindi Particular appearance 2009 Aa Dekhen Zara Bindiya Avasti Hindi Daddy Great Ayesha Hindi Chintuji Menka Hindi Alibaug Nisha Hindi 2011 Vedi Herself Tamil Particular appearance 2013 Shootout at Wadala Herself Hindi Particular appearance Once Upon ay Amount of time in Mumbai Dobaara! Mrs. Dixit Hindi 2014 1: Nenokkadine Herself Telugu Unique appearance

TV appearances

2014 Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7 as contestant - Eliminated 12 week - 31 August 2014 2014 Bigg Employer 8 as guest


" Yeh dil sunlight raha hai" (2000) within Sansara Le Le Mera Dil (2001) Sophie & Dr. Like (2003) Baby Like - Sophie (2004) Audio of Sophie (2009) "Hungama Ho Gaya" (2012) digital solitary "Hungama Ho Gaya" (2013) compilation recording "HAVE YOU ANY IDEA Baby" (2015)


2001: UK Asian Pop Prize for Best Feminine Newcomer 2004: Lycra MTV Design Award for some Stylish Feminine in Music 2005: Bollywood Music Prize for Best Feminine Pop Artist