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

Clash averted: 'Padmaavat' to fly solo on January 25, 'Pad Man' shifted

    Updated On : Jan 19,2018   7:10 pm
Mumbai, Jan 19 (IANS) It was set to be the first major box-office clash of the year on January 25, but in the interest of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's controversial drama "Padmaavat" -- set to hit the screens after a lengthy row -- actor Akshay Kumar on Friday announced that he is shifting the release of his "Pad Man" to February 9. View More..

Screen timing does not matter to me: Sonam Kapoor

    Updated On : Jan 18,2018   10:18 am
Mumbai, Jan 18 (IANS) Actress Sonam Kapoor, who plays a pivotal role in the Akshay Kumar starrer "Pad Man", says if the character is substantial, she does not mind playing a small yet important role in a movie. View More..

Attitude towards married actresses should be changed: Sonam Kapoor

    Updated On : Jan 16,2018   1:58 pm
Mumbai, Jan 16 (IANS) Actress Sonam Kapoor, caught amidst wedding rumours, says it is high time people change their attitude towards married actresses. View More..

Celebs take digital route to stay in touch with fans

    Updated On : Jan 15,2018   3:36 pm
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) Film celebrities are moving on from the virtual world of Twitter, Instagram and Facebook, and opting for a more personalised "virtual" gateway to stay connected to their fans and followers -- personal mobile applications. View More..

Box-office collection of 'Pad Man' doesn't matter to me: Akshay

    Updated On : Jan 13,2018   1:58 pm
Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) Actor Akshay Kumar, who has delivered many Rs 100 crore films, says that box office collection of "Pad Man" doesn't matter to him. View More..

'Veere Di Wedding' will release on June 1

    Updated On : Jan 13,2018   11:14 am
Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) Director Shashank Ghosh's film "Veere Di Wedding" is now scheduled to release on June 1. View More..

Sonam faces woes of bad mattress (Movie Snippet)

    Updated On : Jan 11,2018   3:46 pm
Mumbai, Jan 11 (IANS) Actress Sonam Kapoor feels conned by the concept of memory foam mattresses as they have done more bad than good to her. View More..

Hrithik turns 44, Sussanne calls him her 'sunshine'

    Updated On : Jan 10,2018   3:48 pm
Mumbai, Jan 10 (IANS) As Hrithik Roshan turned 44 on Wednesday, his former wife Sussanne Khan said he is the sunshine in her life, while a host of stars like Akshay Kumar, Sonam Kapoor and Riteish Deshmukh sent in good wishes for the "special soul". View More..

Want to do good work: Sonam Kapoor

    Updated On : Jan 08,2018   4:40 pm
Mumbai, Jan 8 (IANS) Actress Sonam Kapoor, who is gearing up for the release of her forthcoming film "Pad Man", says that she wants to do good work and be a part of good films. View More..

Sanjay Dutt's biopic to release on June 29

    Updated On : Jan 05,2018   1:16 pm
Mumbai, Jan 5 (IANS) For those awaiting to see how Ranbir Kapoor brings alive the story of Sanjay Dutt on the big screen, the wait has become a little longer. The biopic on the "Khalnayak" star will now release on June 29 instead of March 30. View More..

Dia Mirza excited about Sanjay Dutt biopic

    Updated On : Jan 04,2018   3:02 pm
New Delhi, Jan 4 (IANS) Actress-producer Dia Mirza is excited to work on Rajkumar Hirani's yet untitled Sanjay Dutt biopic, but doesnt want to take stress by thinking how it will take her "career as an actor in a new direction". View More..

10 must-see Bollywood films of 2018

    Updated On : Jan 02,2018   4:46 pm
Mumbai, Jan 2 (IANS) Like every year, a lot of films are ready to hit the screens in 2018. So, know where to put your money. View More..

Pakistani actor was almost a part of 'Veere Di Wedding'

    Updated On : Dec 27,2017   1:48 pm
Islamabad, Dec 27 (IANS) Pakistani actor Emmad Irfani says he was offered roles in Bollywood films "Raabta" and "Veere Di Wedding", but "circumstances out of ones control interfered". View More..

Salman Khan turns 52, B-Town wishes him more success

    Updated On : Dec 27,2017   1:48 pm
Mumbai, Dec 27 (IANS) With double celebrations in order for Salman Khan -- who turned 52 on Wednesday and is revelling in the success of his latest entertainer "Tiger Zinda Hai" -- his Bollywood colleagues wished the superstar a happy and successful year. View More..

Lucky to have Anil Kapoor as my father: Sonam

    Updated On : Dec 24,2017   3:16 pm
Mumbai, Dec 24 (IANS) On actor-producer Anil Kapoors 61st birthday on Sunday, his daughter and actress Sonam Kapoor said that she considers herself lucky to have the "Mubarakan" star as her father. View More..

'Tape Cast' to show the 'real struggle' of celebrities

    Updated On : Dec 23,2017   6:16 pm
Mumbai, Dec 23 (IANS) Film critic Anupama Chopra says that a new web series "Tape Cast" will allow people to see the real struggles and failures of celebrities and how they overcome it. View More..

If not for Akshay, why would people watch 'Padman': Balki

    Updated On : Dec 20,2017   9:00 pm
Mumbai, Dec 20 (IANS) Director R. Balki, who is all excited for his upcoming film "Padman", says Akshay Kumar is the right man for the film, asking if not for Akshay, why else would people watch the film? View More..

2017 was the best year of my life: Rajkummar Rao

    Updated On : Dec 20,2017   12:00 pm
Mumbai, Dec 20 (IANS) Actor Rajkummar Rao says that 2017 has been an exceptional year for him. View More..

Sonam honoured to sit alongside Elie Saab, Afef Jnifen

    Updated On : Dec 19,2017   10:48 am
Mumbai, Dec 19 (IANS) Actress Sonam Kapoor says she was honoured to sit alongside fashion mogul Elie Saab, model Afef Jnifen and Egyptian actress and singer Youssra in the Middle East version of the "Project Runway" show. View More..

'Growing number of designers has made fashion market tough'

    Updated On : Dec 18,2017   3:42 pm
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) Designer Ridhi Mehra, who has completed five years in the fashion industry, feels that the growing number of designers everyday has made the fashion market tough not only for newcomers but for established ones too. View More..