Sonu Sood – the name itself evokes pride in all Indian citizens these days. The actor’s relentless efforts during COVID-19 pandemic deserve all the appreciation in this world and it’s really commendable to see him working round the clock. From helping migrants reach their home to airlifting Indian students stuck abroad, Sonu is going out of his way to help everyone in these trying times. While Twitterati is already in love with this real and reel life hero, it’s time we highlight some of his noble deeds and make you aware of his selfless nature. Riteish Deshmukh Shares Viral Video of Pune’s Warrior Aaaji; Sonu Sood Wants to Open Martial Arts Training Centre for Her.
On Sonu Sood’s birthday today, we list down all his great but humble efforts during the coronavirus outbreak in the country which also includes opening a job portal for all the unemployed individuals. On that note, let’s understand why he’s being noted for his philanthropy. Sonu Sood to Write a Book on His Experience of Helping Migrant Workers During COVID-19 Pandemic.
Sonu Sood’s relentless efforts helped thousands of migrants reach their homes in other states. The actor arranged multiple buses for the workers stuck in Mumbai and helped them travel when they had no other mode of transportation. These migrants were walking hundreds of kilometres from one state to another with a desire to return to their homes. The actor couldn’t see their plight and decided to help them in his own way.
Recently, Sonu Sood along with Spice Jet airways helped the Indian students stuck in Kyrgyzstan return home.
Helping Actor Anupam Shyam
Sonu Sood also helped Slumdog Millionaire and Bandit Queen actor, Anupam Shyam who was admitted in an ICU but had no money for his treatment. When CINTAA appealed for help for his medical expenses, the actor replied them saying, he’s already in touch with the doctors who are treating him.
Helping a Hyderabad Based Techie
A Hyderabad based techie lost her job amid the pandemic and was seen selling vegetables to support her family. When the actor was made aware of her situation, he decided to help her by giving her a job.
Helping a Farmer
A farmer in Bihar lost his son and two buffaloes in the recent floods. While he couldn’t help him emotionally, Sonu tried to arrange the buffaloes for him since his livelihood depended on them.
Helping Andhra Pradesh Girls
A video of two girls manually ploughing the field in Andhra Pradesh went viral recently. Now guess, how did he help them? Yes, he provided them with a tractor.
And while you are busy reading this article, the actor is already trying to help the students stuck in Georgia and also few Indians in the Philippines. The joy of giving isn’t everyone’s cup of tea and it takes immense courage to give something from your life to others. What Sonu did or is doing is truly an act of selfless devotion and we hope he gets all the happiness in return.
Happy Birthday, Sonu Sood! Humanity shall remain eternally grateful to you.
(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Jul 30, 2020 08:40 AM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website latestly.com).
Star Wars, Hunger Games, The Big Bang Theory – Brie Larson Reveals 8 Major Projects She Auditioned For But Didn’t Get (Watch Video)
Brie Larson may be a famous actor today known for her performances in films such as Room and Captain Marvel but the actress has been through her share of tough phases and lost out on some really amazing films. Considering the Academy Award-winning actress’ acting talents, it almost seems impossible that Larson may have faced rejections in Hollywood but much to our surprise, it is true. The actress recently started her own YouTube channel and has been posting sme amazing stuff. In her latest video, Brie spoke about failure and rejections as an actor. Brie Larson’s Captain Marvel To Fight Tom Holland’s Spider-man In Upcoming Sequel?
If you have watched certain films and wondered what they would be like had Brie Larson been cast in them, well you’ll be delighted to know, the actress did audition for quite a bit of them. In her latest video, Brie Larson revealed some of the biggest projects that she auditioned for but lost out getting cast in them due to whatever reasons. Not only films, but the actress also reveals a few famous TV series that she auditioned for. Here’s a list of projects that could have starred Brie Larson but unfortunately didn’t! Captain Marvel 2 Hires Nia DaCosta as Director, Ryan Fleck Congratulates.
1. Hunger Games
Hunger Games (Photo Credits: Movie Still)
2. Terminator Genisys
Terminator Genisys (Photo Credits: Twitter)
3. Star Wars
Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker (Photo Credits: Twitter)
4. The Big Bang Theory
TBBT (Photo Credits: Instagram)
5. Gossip Girl
Gossip Girl (Photo Credits: Instagram)
Tomorrowland (Photo Credits: Twitter)
7. Spy Kid (As a child actor)
Spy Kids(Photo Credits: Twitter)
8. Hearts In Atlantis (As a child actor)
Hearts in Atlantis (Photo Credits: Twitter)
Check Out Brie Larson’s YouTube Video Here:
We bet you’re surprised to find out how Brie Larson lost out on these amazing roles, knowing that she could have totally killed it. The last time we saw her on Jimmy Fallon’s show playing the lightsabre game was when we hoped to see her in the Star Wars series, wouldn’t she have truly rocked as a Jedi? Well, there’s always another time. It’s amazing how Larson has opened up about these big rejections and showed her fans acting isn’t really an easy job.
(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Aug 15, 2020 03:06 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website latestly.com).