Sonam Kapoor is the daughter of the famous Bollywood actor as well as producer Anil Kapoor. Let’s check out more about Sonam Kapoor, her personal life, and other interesting facts about her.
Sonam Kapoor Ahuja born on June 9, 1985, is an Indian film actress. She has gotten a National Film Award and a Filmfare Award, and from 2012–2016, she also showed up in Forbes India’s Celebrity 100 rundown dependent on her pay and popularity.
Sonam Kapoor comes from a family that is well established in the film industry. She is the grandkid of the producer Surinder Kapoor who is the founder of Anil Kapoor Film Company as well. Her mom, Sunita, is a previous model and designer. Kapoor has two more younger sisters and brothers: filmmaker Rhea and a brother Harshvardhan. She is the niece of filmmaker Boney Kapoor and the film actor Sanjay Kapoor; actress Sridevi and filmmaker Mona Shourie (Boney’s spouses) are her aunts. Kapoor’s fatherly cousins are the Bollywood actors including Arjun Kapoor, Janhvi Kapoor, and Mohit Marwah, and maternal second cousin is the famous actor Ranveer Singh. Sonam Kapoor is considered to be privileged in the Bollywood industry with tremendous help from the Indian film fraternity.
In contrast to most star youngsters, Sonam began her practical life with organized training and a grounding process in filmmaking. She has done graduation in Political Science and Economics from her college. She is keen on scriptwriting and direction and has helped the praised director, Sanjay Leela Bhansali in the creation of his movies including the way breaking ‘Black’.
The veteran director Sanjay Leela Bhansali at that point requested her to be starred in his next project, the widely praised “Saawariya”. Sonam made sure to give her debut in Saawariya and inspired people to give striking reviews for it. She was selected for various film awards as a debutante and an actor. She won the “Stardust Superstar of Tomorrow” award.
Her second movie, “Delhi 6” earned her gleaming reviews and set up her as an actor of great caliber. 2010 has been the defining year for Sonam, with two consecutive hits – “I Hate Luv Storys” and “Aisha”. These hits pushed her into the league of the superstars. Sonam was named the “Best Dressed Celebrity” of 2009 by People’s Magazine. Sonam is related to esteemed brands like L’Oreal Paris, Electrolux, Spice Mobile, Mont Blanc, and Anant Diamond Jewelry (a sub-brand of Gem and Jewelry Export Promotion Council).
Kapoor supports and also raises awareness about breast cancer as well as LGBT rights among the common people. She is often given the credit of being India’s most fashionable celebrity because of her outspoken nature and personality.
Kapoor said that the length of the job is of little significance to her as long as the film has “importance past making some great memories at the motion pictures”. She preferred highlighting in a film that tends to significant social issues and is tied in with something other than amusement.
She tied the knot with the successful Indian businessman Anand Ahuja in a conventional Sikh function in Bandra. Mumbai on May 8, 2018.