Sonakshi Sinha: 'Rowdy is my b'day present'

By Hindustan Times

Mumbai, April 30 -- A few days ago, the release date of the Akshay Kumar Sonakshi Sinha starrer Rowdy Rathore (RR) was brought forward from June 15 to June 1 after Aamir Khan postponed the release of his film, Talaash to November. And in the process to grab the empty slot, the filmmakers attained a special coup. Now the film releases a day before Sonakshi's birthday.

But this isn't a coincidence. Insiders insist that while the makers were rescheduling the dates, Sona's birthday was on their minds too. "Business-wise, the weekend is a coveted one considering it comes right after the end of the Indian Premier League (IPL). But everyone knew it would become special for Sona," says the insider.

"It makes me feel special considering the film comes a day