Sophie Choudry is a British film actress and singer. She has been active primarily in Indian films and is also a former MTV India VJ and occasional model and television presenter. Choudry moved to Mumbai in 2002, becoming a VJ for MTV India and hosting the popular show MTV Loveline, which eventually gained her popularity. In November 2003, she released her first remix album Sophie & Dr. Love. The album was a chart-topper for six months in India and broke records in the U.K Asian Pop Charts by holding the number 1 spot for 12 weeks. The album contained old classics by Runa Laila, Nazia Hassan and Salma Agha. The video was directed by Rao and Sapru of Kaanta Laga fame and music remixed by Harry Anand.
Less than one year on, Sophie returned with her newest offering Baby Love. According to Choudry, she listened to over 400 songs to come up with her perfect 12. Songs on this album include Dil Ke Armaan, Ghar aaya Mera Pardesi, Ek Pardesi Mera Dil Legaya.
Choudry is an extremely popular singer/performer on the live show circuit and has performed for renowned brands like Audi, Hero group, icici bank, Samsung, Blackberry, HSBC, Microsoft, Qualcomm and many more. She has also performed at high end weddings such as the famous Mittal wedding in Paris as well as for Royalty in the Middle East and the engagement of HRH lakshyaraj singhji Mewar of Udaipur.
Choudry has also performed at the very prestigious IIFA awards, ZEE Cine Awards more than once.
Choudry has also compered various award shows such as Star Screen Awards, IIFA awards, ZEE Cine Awards and the first ever Filmfare Nominations night as well as several corporate events for Airtel, Tata, Godrej Audi, Spice and many others.
Choudry has also participated in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, Season 7.
Born on: 8 February, 1982
Born in: London, England, United Kingdom