A British-Asian singer, actress and a TV show host, Sofia Hayat has carved a niche for herself in the field of performing arts. She is the first model of Indian origin who featured in ad campaigns for Timotei hair shampoo, which is meant for blondes particularly. She also appeared in ad campaigns for reputed brands like Walkers, McDonalds, etc. to name a few.
The 27-year old actress’ first acting assignment was when she was just 16 years old. She was seen in the hit show ‘Absolute Power’ along with Stephen Fry. The show was telecast on BBC. She tasted yet another success when she appeared in Fur TV as a Latino. The show was such a huge success that it was translated in 5 different languages.
Sofia Hayat was also seen in Bollywood films, for which she took special classes in Hindi diction. She even dubbed for the films she starred in. She made her debut in Bollywood with ‘Diary Of A Butterfly’, starring Udita Goswami as the protagonist.
The hot and sexy actress is fast becoming sought-after in the industry. She is shooting for a film titled ‘A Goodnite’ along with Kay Kay Menon and Kumar Gaurav. Sofia also bagged the lead role in her upcoming film ‘Naachle London’. The film is a mix of Hollywood and Bollywood, and most parts have been shot in London. She has also signed a comedy flick ‘Bhai Ka Maal’ with director Anil Goyal.
Sofia will also be doing an item number which will be choreographed by Ganesh Achareeya. She has also managed to keep up her singing career along with her acting projects. She sang live at the promotional tour for Akshay-John-Chitrangada-Deepika starrer ‘Desi Boyz’ and has performed in many other live shows and concerts, such as Gitanjali Juvenille Millennium race.
Sofia Hayat regularly attends the Royal Mascot and was even invited at Kensington Palace along with legends like Ben Kingsley and Kevin Spacey.