Sonam Kapoor was born on 9 June 1985 in Mumbai, India. She works in Indian Film industry. She is so beautiful and established among the top highest paid actress in Bollywood. Her Net worth is US$ 10 Million and she is charging 2-3 crore per movie. She is one of the popular young actresses in the country.
Her father name is Anil Kapoor who is an Actor and her mother name is Sunita Kappor who is ex-model and costume designer. She has a young sister, Reha Kapoor and one brother Harshvardhan Kapoor who is an Actor.
Early life of Sonam Kapoor
She went to Vidhya Mandir School in Juhu, Mumbai for schooling after that she was sent to Boarding School, the United World College of South East Asia in Singapore in Singapore. She studied Arts and Theater for 2 years in Singapore. She also went to the University of East London to study Economics and Political Science. She knew very well that she will join the Bollywood someday. Her nickname is Giraffe her father Anil Kapoor used to call her by this name. She was diagnosed with borderline diabetes in her teenage age. At the time of her debut film she was almost 80 kg, so she did work hard to lose the weight for that film and lose 25 kg of wait for the movie. She is a trained classical dancer. One of the best quality of her is that she can speak various languages, Hindi, English, Marathi and Sindhi. Her interest is in Basketball and Squash. She also worked as an assistant director in Sanjay Leela Bhansali movie Black in the year 2005.
Career of Sonam Kapoor
She worked well as an assistant director in the movie Black and then Sanjay Leela Bhansali offered her a movie Saawariya with Ranbir Kapoor. She was of 22 at that time when she made her debut in the film industry. The movie was a flop but the debutant actors got appreciation from everyone for their good performance in the movie. Then she got the movie Delhi 6 in the year 2009 with Abhisekh Bachchan. Her acting received lots of appreciation from the fans along with critics. She got a movie I luv Hate Storys with the actor Imran Khan.
The film was hit and earned around 40 crores at the Box Office her acting was praised by everyone. Then she was seen in the movie, Thank You. Aisha, and Mausam. After that, she got the movie Players which was a remake of Italian Job. In the year 2013, she acted in the movie Ranjhnaa which was a huge hit at the Box office and she was praised with the Filmfare award for this movie. She also did a little role in the Farhan Akhtar starrer Bhaag Milkha Bhaag.
Her some recent movies are, Khoobsurat, Prem Ratan Dhan Paayo, and Dolly Ki Doli.
Achievements of Sonam Kapoor
- She won the Award for Best Actress Award for Neerja in the year 2006 at the Asian Film Awards.
- She won the Award for Most Entertaining Actor in a Romantic Role (Female) in the year 2015 at Big Star Entertainment Awards.
- She won the Award for Best Actress for Neerja in the year 2017 at Filmfare Awards.