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Sonam Kapoor

Name : Sonam Kapoor

Birthday : 9th June, 1985 (Age:33)

Occupation : Actress

Marital status : Single

Awards : 2008: Stardust Award.


Biography : Sonam Kapoor is an Indian actress and model, who appears in Bollywood films, Sonam was born in the suburb of Chembur, Mumbai on 9 June 1985. She is the daughter of actor Anil Kapoor and ex-model Sunita Kapoor. Sonam is the eldest of three children; the others are sister Rhea Kapoor and brother Harshvardhan.

Before starting her career off as an actress, Sonam and Ranbir Kapoor worked as assistant directors under Sanjay Leela Bhansali in 2004, and assisted him during the making of his film, Black which was released in early 2005.

She made her acting debut alongside newcomer, Ranbir Kapoor in Bhansali's Saawariya (2007), movie failed to do well at the box office but her performance opened to mixed to good reviews by critics. The chemistry between the two was awesome. Sonam had no release in 2008, although, was nominated for the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut, though lost out to actress Deepika Padukone for Om Shanti Om, which, coincidentally was released alongside Saawariya.

In 2009, Kapoor appeared in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's Delhi-6, opposite Abhishek Bachchan. The film flopped at the box office and received mixed critical reviews.
In 2010, she appeared in Punit Malhotra's I Hate Luv Storys opposite Imran Khan. The film went on to become her first box office success, Kapoor also garnered positive reviews for her performance from film critics.

She next appeared in the romantic comedy, Aisha, opposite Abhay Deol, which was a decent success at the box office, as it was declared an "average" grosser.
Sonam's first release in 2011, Thank You was a critical failure, although the film was a moderate success at the box office. Her second film of the year was the romance film Mausam, in which she and co-star Shahid Kapoor had four different looks representing each of the four seasons.

Her first release of 2012 is Players, a remake of The Italian Job, alongside Abhishek Bachchan, Bipasha Basu and Neil Nitin Mukesh, the film received mixed to negative reviews and didn't do well at the box office.

In 2013 she appeared in Raanjhana opposite Dhanush, movie became huge hit and her performance recieved praise by the critics.

Kapoor has five projects in development, Yash Raj banner's Bewakoofiyaan, Rhea Kapoor's Khoobsurat, a remake of the 1980 film of the same name opposite Fawad Afzal Khan, Excel Entertainment's Raees, opposite actors Shahrukh Khan.


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