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Sofia Hayat is an actress, model, singer and a former nun who worked in British and Indian projects. She is a British national of Indian descent.[2]

Sofia Hayat
Sofia Hayat Rajasthan Cinema Awards 2015.jpg
Sofia Hayat Rajasthan Cinema Awards 2015
Born (1984-12-06) 6 December 1984 (age 33)[1]
Nationality British
Occupation Former actress, model, singer[2]
Spouse(s) Vlad Stanescu (April 2017-April 2018)
Website Official website

In July 2012, Hayat was named the new "Curvy Icon" by Vogue Italia.[3] In September 2013, Hayat named on the FHM sexiest women in the world list in position 81.[4]

She was a contestant on Bigg Boss 7 in 2013.[5][6] She entered as a wild card entry but got evicted on 12th week on 8 December 2013 (Day 84).

She holds a BA (Hons) in Music and Performing Arts, and has studied acting for seven years, including the Meisner Technique, of which she is a fan.[7]

In June 2016, she announced that she has embraced spirituality and become a nun. She adopted the name, Gaia Sofia Mother.

On 1 March 2017 Sofia got engaged to her boyfriend Vlad Stanescu an interior designer by profession after dating him a week. On 24 April 2017 Sofia and Vlad got married in a private ceremony in London. Sofia divorced her husband Vlad after completing one year of their marriage anniversary.[8]


Personal LifeEdit

Sofia has declared that she is a devout of Lord Ganesha and Lord Shiva [9].


2004 - contestant on Channel 4's "Bollywood Star" TV series, a quest to find the next big Bollywood actor. She lost to Rupak Man.




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