Sunny Leone was in Hyderabad to launch the FICCI Flo’s exhibition at the Marriott on Wednesday 8th Aug.Published Date: 2012-08-09 14:12:39 GMT
Sunny was studying to be a paediatric nurse in Orange County before she could step into the Adult Industry. She joined the adult film industry at the age of 19. When her Punjabi parents first learnt about her profession, they were shocked. But they got over it with time.
Sunny Leone’s original name is Karen Malhotra, she decided to change her name once she entered the porn industry to hide her identity. But it is hard to hide who you are, once you become the Penthouse Pet of the Year.
Sunny loves parathas and Italian cuisine. Her favourite city is Seattle, Washington, where she lived for a year.
The actress also happens to be a dog lover and owns two.
She was adjudged one of the top 12 female porn actors by readers of Maxim magazine in 2010.
Sunny always wanted to be a mainstream actor one day and Pooja Bhatt’s Jism 2 is her Bollywood debut. Despite the hype surrounding the movie it bombed at the BO.
Sunny used to play on a women’s soccer league team in California. Her favourite holiday destination is Hawaii.
In 2011 Sunny along with Monique Alexander and Keni Styles ran in the Rock n’ Roll Los Angeles Half-Marathon to raise money for the American Cancer Society. Her father had died the previous year of cancer.