Dabangg girl Sonakshi Sinha is on a roll as she turns a year older. Bollywood welcomed her with open arms and she began her film career with films opposite Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar, two of Bollywood's biggest names. Being Shatrughan Sinha's daughter may have opened some doors but Sonakshi's success rate proves she's a star in her own right. 2013's Lootera silenced her critics once and for all proving that she wasn't just a lucky charm but could carry a film on her own shoulders. The actress will soon be seen in Holiday, opposite Akshay Kumar.
Here's a pictorial journey through her life as she turns 27.