Sonam Kapoor Ahuja born 9 June 1985) is an Indian actress who appears in Bollywood films. Kapoor is one of the highest-paid actresses in the industry and is the recipient of several awards, including a Filmfare and a National Film Award.
The daughter of actor Anil Kapoor, Kapoor studied theatre and arts at the United World College of South East Asia in Singapore. She was an assistant director to Sanjay Leela Bhansali on the 2005 film Black. Kapoor made her acting debut in Bhansali’s romantic drama Saawariya (2007), for which she was nominated for a Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut. She had her first commercial success three years later in the romantic comedy I Hate Luv Storys (2010).
After a series of commercial failures, the sleeper hit Raanjhanaa (2013) marked a turning point in her career, earning her Best Actress nominations. She then featured in the romantic comedies Khoobsurat (2014) and Dolly Ki Doli (2015), both of which earned her Filmfare Award for Best Actress nominations. Kapoor went on to play a princess in the melodrama Prem Ratan Dhan Payo (2015) and featured briefly in the biopic Sanju (2018), both of which rank among the highest-grossing Bollywood films. She also starred in the biographical thriller Neerja (2016) and the female buddy film Veere Di Wedding (2018), both of which rank among the highest-grossing Hindi films featuring a female protagonist. For portraying the titular role in the former, she received the National Film Award – Special Mention and Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress.
Kapoor supports the raising awareness of breast cancer and LGBT rights. She is married to the businessman Anand Ahuja. Known in the media for her outspoken personality, she is frequently credited as one of Bollywood’s most fashionable celebrities. From 2012–2016, she appeared in Forbes India’s Celebrity 100 based on her income and popularity.
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Marriage, Affairs & Children
|Spouse/Partner||Anand Ahuja (m. 2018)|
|Affairs/Dating/Relation||Sahir Berry (Entrepreneur, Model), Punit Malhotra (Director), Anand Ahuja (Entrepreneur)|
|Hobbies, Likes & Dislikes|
|Hobbies||Reading, shopping, playing video games, writing, collecting paintings|
|Favorite Perfume||Michael by Michael Kors, Jean Paul Gaultier Classique|
|Favorite Food||Pav Bhaji, Tandoor Crab, Chicken with Ginger and Potatoes, Mustard Fish, Cholar Dal, Pork Belly Bun, Dahi Batata Puri, Chocolates|
|Favorite Film||Bollywood: Devdas, Mr. India, Guide, Kagaaz Ke Phool, Rang De Basanti Hollywood: Titanic, Children of Heaven, City of God|
|Favorite Actors||Anil Kapoor, Akshay Kumar, Shah Rukh Khan, Leonardo DiCaprio, Ryan Gosling, Johnny Depp, Christian Bale|
|Favorite Actresses||Nutan, Waheeda Rehman, Meena Kumari, Priyanka Chopra, Rani Mukherji, Madhuri Dixit, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Monica Belluci, Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn|
|Favorite Car||Audi Q7, BMW 7 Series|
|Favorite Books||Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen, Emma by Jane Austen, Frankenstein by Mary Shelley,|
|Favorite Writers||Jane Austen|
|Favorite Sports||Basketball, Squash|
Sonam Kapoor Interesting Facts
- Sonam Kapoor was born in Mumbai, Maharasthra, India to Anil Kapoor and Sunita Kapoor.
- She has one brother Harshvardhan Kapoor (Younger, Actor) and one sister Rhea Kapoor (Younger, Producer).
- She belong to a Hindu family and She is Non-Vegetarian by her food habit.
- She completed Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Political Science from University of Mumbai, Mumbai and University of East London, London.
- She is Huge fan of Anil Kapoor, Akshay Kumar, Shahrukh Khan and Nutan, Waheeda Rehman, Meena Kumari, Priyanka Chopra, Rani Mukerji & Madhuri Dixit.
- Sonam is very popular Bollywood Actress, She has estimated net worth of ₹872 Crores ($13 Million) and Her Salary ₹5 Crore/film.
- Sonam is the brand ambassador of Elle Breast Cancer Campaign.
- She is the maternal cousin sister to famous Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh.
- On 8 May 2018, she got married to her longtime lover Anand Ahuja, a famous Indian businessman.
- In 2005, She worked as an assistant director on Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s film ‘Black’.
- Sonam Kapoor was played her lead role debut with Bollywood Film ‘Saawariya’ (2007) with actor Ranbir Kapoor.
- She rose to fame with super-hit & commercial successful Hindi Film I Hate Love Story in 2010.
- Sonam Kapoor is good friends include Dhanush, Imran Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez, Asin, Kareena Kapoor, and Shehla Khan (Fashion Designer).
- The Film Ranjhanna was a turning point for Sonam Kapoor.
- Sonam Kapoor has worked in many Popular Bollywood Films and She received many awards for Best Actress category.