Sofia Hayat is a former actress, model and singer, who worked in British and Indian projects. She is a British national of South Asian descent.
In July 2012, Hayat was named the new “Curvy Icon” by Vogue Italia. In September 2013, Hayat named on the FHM sexiest women in the world list in position 81.
Sources have reported conflicting birth dates with some reporting 1974 and some reporting 1984. 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.
In 2016, Hayat became a nun.