Sonam Kapoor Biography

sonam kapoor nice picSonam Kapoor is a young, dazzling and shining actress of Bollywood. She was born in Mumbai on 9 June 1985and is the daughter of actor Anil Kapoor.

She took basic education from Arya Vidya Mandir and received International Baccalaureate from the United World College of South East Asia.

She also completed courses in Political Science and Economics from University of East London.

Sonam Kapoor started her film career as assistant to Sanjay Leela Bhansali and was actively involved in making of the film ‘Black’.

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She made acting debut opposite Ranbir Kapoor in ‘Saawariya’ released in 2007.

After that she acted in Delhi – 6. Her film ‘I Hate Luv Storys; was a successful film that was released in 2010.

She also worked in film ‘Aisha’ with Abhay Deol. Her two films Bhaag Milkha Bhaag and 'Raanjhanna' were huge success.

Sonam was applauded by the audiences for her romantic performance and the success of these films, gave her huge popularity.

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Sonam also participated in many mega events like International Indian Film Academy Awards, also known as "IIFA" in 2009. She also participates in fashion shows and endorsed many fashion products.

Sonam is also involved in many social activities and charities. In 2012, on her birthday, she asked her fans to donate to the Ogaan Cancer Foundation.

Sonam Kapoor is a versatile actress who can speak English, Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi and Marathi fluently. She is a well trained classical dancer.

She has many hobbies like reading, shopping, playing squash, video games and painting.

Her upcoming films are Mirza Sahibaan and Come On Pappu.

Sonam Kapoor Latest News

Twinkle Khanna 'chokes' at 30,000 feet (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Jul 23,2017   6:14 pm
Mumbai, July 23 (IANS) Entrepreneur, producer and author Twinkle Khanna was "choking" at 30,000 feet in a flight when she was forced to inhale the smell of "dead toads" from a fellow passenger's socks. View More..

Twinkle Khanna 'chokes' at 30,000 feet (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Jul 23,2017   5:36 pm
Mumbai, July 23 (IANS) Entrepreneur, producer and author Twinkle Khanna was "choking" at 30,000 feet in a flight when she was forced to inhale the smell of "dead toads" from a fellow passenger's socks. View More..

Don't think I'm a feature film director: Designer Tarun Tahiliani`

    Updated On : Jul 22,2017   11:08 am
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) Tarun Tahiliani, one of India's favourite bridal designers, has made a whole series of "very nice short vignette films" on fashion but says he doesn't see himself going behind the camera to helm a feature film. View More..

I'm very protective about Sonam: Arjun Kapoor

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   4:14 pm
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) Actor Arjun Kapoor considers Sonam Kapoor as his "favourite cousin" and says he is very protective about her. View More..

Sonam, Rhea, Harsh have different personalities: Anil Kapoor

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   2:18 pm
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) Actor-producer Anil Kapoor says his three children -- actress Sonam Kapoor, producer-fashion stylist Rhea Kapoor and budding actor Harshvardhan Kapoor -- have very different personalities. View More..

Shilpa Shetty might make comeback soon (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Jul 18,2017   11:32 am
New York, July 18 (IANS) Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty, who has been away from the silver screen for some years now, says she might make a comeback soon. View More..

IIFA 2017: Shahid, Alia win Best Actors, 'Neerja' Best Film

    Updated On : Jul 16,2017   4:00 pm
New York, July 16 (IANS) In a city that never sleeps, the Metlife Stadium came alive with the IIFA Awards celebration here on Saturday night, with Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt becoming proud winners of the Best Actor trophies for their remarkable work in "Udta Punjab". View More..

Rakul Preet joins Sidharth for 'Aiyaary' in London (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Jul 16,2017   1:30 pm
Mumbai, July 16 (IANS) Actors Sidharth Malhotra and Rakul Preet Singh have together kick-started the shooting for their upcoming film "Aiyaary" in London. View More..

Thought of my collection being copied at cheaper price annoying: Nishka Lulla

    Updated On : Jul 12,2017   3:48 pm
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Fashion designer Nishka Lulla says she gets annoyed by the thought of her collection being copied somewhere at a cheaper price, but there is nothing that she can do about it. View More..

I've been a tortoise: Sonam on journey in filmdom

    Updated On : Jul 12,2017   2:14 pm
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Actress Sonam Kapoor, who completed a decade in Hindi filmdom in 2017, says she has been a tortoise in the field as her journey has been slow and steady. View More..

Not competitive with my family: Actor Arjun Kapoor

    Updated On : Jul 11,2017   11:44 am
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) His uncle acts, his cousins act. But family members aren't competition for Arjun Kapoor, who will soon be seen in the same frame with his paternal uncle and veteran actor Anil Kapoor in "Mubarakan". View More..

Behind the camera experience helps: Sonam Kapoor

    Updated On : Jul 07,2017   12:50 pm
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) She started as an assistant director on the sets of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Black" in 2005 and then ventured into the world of acting with the filmmaker's romantic drama "Saawariya". Actress Sonam Kapoor says her behind-the-camera experience helps her in understanding the concept of filmmaking better. View More..

Big B's Facebook ordeal continues (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Jul 02,2017   1:58 pm
Mumbai, July 2 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is annoyed that he is not able to access all the features on his Facebook account. View More..

No obligations towards Neerja Bhanot's family: Fox Star Studios

    Updated On : Jun 28,2017   5:14 pm
Mumbai, June 28 (IANS) Fox Star Studios has no contractual obligations towards the family of the late Neerja Bhanot, it was stated on Wednesday in response to claims that the banner went back on its word of sharing 10 per cent of the net profit of the film "Neerja". View More..

Always a pleasure to meet Latha Rajinikanth: Anupam Kher (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Jun 28,2017   4:02 pm
Mumbai, June 28 (IANS) Veteran actor Anupam Kher met superstar Rajinikanth's wife Latha and says it's always a pleasure and joy to meet her. View More..

Got to know Sanjay Dutt as a human being with biopic: Vicky Kaushal

    Updated On : Jun 27,2017   12:10 pm
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Actor Vicky Kaushal says the audience will get to know the true story of actor Sanjay Dutt minus his star status in filmmaker Rajkummar Hiranis untitled upcoming biopic. View More..

'Neerja' family accuses producers of criminal conspiracy, moves court

    Updated On : Jun 23,2017   1:40 pm
Chandigarh, June 23 (IANS) Accusing the producers of Bollywood blockbuster and national award winning movie "Neerja" of "criminal conspiracy" and going back on their word of sharing 10 percent of the net profit, the braveheart flight purser Neerja Bhanot's family has moved the court here. View More..

Sonam Kapoor's fashion label wins PETA award

    Updated On : Jun 22,2017   11:38 am
Mumbai, June 22 (IANS) Actress Sonam Kapoor and her producer-sister Rhea Kapoor's fashion label -- Rheson has bagged the Compassionate Business Award from the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India for a line of bags made exclusively of vegan materials. View More..

Salman Khan ditches car for cycle, auto ride (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Jun 14,2017   2:14 pm
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Salman Khan ditched his regular luxury car drive for an auto-rickshaw ride back from the Mehboob Studio in Bandra here. View More..

Sonam 'never replied' to Big B (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Jun 12,2017   6:20 pm
Mumbai, June 12 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan seems to be unhappy with Sonam Kapoor as he says he didnt get any reply from the actress when he wished on her birthday. View More..