Sonali Patil is an Indian actress who is known for starring in the Marathi-language television series Julta Julta Jultay Ki (2018), Devmanus (2020), and Vaiju No.1 (2020). She is also known for her TikTok videos.
Sonali Patil was born on Tuesday, 5 May 1987 (age 34 years; as of 2021) in Islampur, Maharashtra. Her zodiac sign is Taurus. She spent her childhood in Gondoli, Shahuwadi Tehsil of Kolhapur district, Maharashtra. She attended Tararani Vidyapith and Usharaje High School in Kolhapur. After completing her B.Ed. and MA, she went on to pursue an MBA. Divya Marathi Bhaskar Intrigued by acting since childhood, Sonali participated in various plays and dramas during her college days.
Height (approx.): 5’ 4”
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Black
Sonali Patil’s father was unable to witness her success as he suddenly died before the release of the show ‘Vaiju No.1’ (2020), a prominent show in Sonali’s career after which she came into the limelight. She has two brothers, Abhijeet Patil and Vishnu Patil. Abhijeet is a mechanical engineer, who works as an assistant professor at Sahyadri Polytechnic; meanwhile, Vishnu Patil is a civil engineer.
After completing her formal education, Sonali worked as a professor at Rajaram College (junior and senior), Kolhapur.
In 2018, she made her television debut when she played the role of Rekha in the Marathi-language TV show ‘Julta Julta Jultay Ki.’ The show centres around a short-stature boy named Vijay and a tall rebellious girl named Apoorva, who marries Vijay in a fit of rage.
In 2020, she played the protagonist Vaijayanti in the daily soap ‘Vaiju No.1.’ In the series, Vaijayanti is a quick-witted girl whose unique solutions to any kind of problem makes her special.
In 2021, she appeared in the popular crime thriller show ‘Devmanus’ (2020) as Advocate Arya Patil. In the show, Arya Patil is hired by the serial killer doctor Devi Singh to defend him in the criminal proceedings. Based on the real-life events in Maharashtra, ‘Devmanus’ centres around Devi Singh, a former compounder, who establishes his own clinic in a remote village following a series of murders. Devi Singh disguises himself as Dr Ajit Kumar Dev, who soon wins the trust of the locals.
She also appeared in Colors Marathi’s ‘Ghadge & Suun’ (2017) as Priyanka. She gained popularity for appearing in the reality television game show Bigg Boss Marathi (season 3) as a contestant in 2021.
She made her film debut in 2018 when she played the role of Swastika Mukharji in the Marathi-language film ‘Aaron’. The central character of the film is a fifteen-year-old boy named Babu, who, in the quest to meet his mother, sets out on an unforgettable journey, along with his entrusted uncle.
Awards & Achievements
- Received Smita Patil Acting Pride Award (2019)
- Recognised for her work by Speed News Live 24 (2021)
- One of her Instagram posts depicts that she is fond of the sport football.
- She is a fitness enthusiast who actively performs yoga.
- Her Instagram profile features various pictures of her at beaches, waterfalls, and mountain springs, which exhibits that she is a travel enthusiast.
- She has endorsed and modelled for various clothing labels like The Elan by Swapnaa Raut, Panache-The Rental Boutique, and Nakshi by Anjali Magar.