Kriti Sanon (born 27 July 1990) is an Indian model and film actress. After beginning with modelling, she made her acting debut with Sukumar’s Telugu psychological thriller film 1: Nenokkadine. Her first Bollywood film was Sabbir Khan’s romantic action drama Heropanti, for which she won the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut. In 2015, Sanon starred in the romantic action comedy Dilwale, one of the highest-grossing Bollywood films of all time.
Sanon was born on 27 July 1990 to Rahul Sanon, a Chartered Accountant and Geeta Sanon, an Associate Professor at Delhi University. She has one younger sister, Nupur Sanon. Sanon did her schooling from Delhi Public School, R K Puram and completed Bachelor of Technology in Electronics and Communication, from Jaypee Institute of Information Technology,Uttar Pradesh.