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Sonam Kapoor Net Worth 2022, Wiki, Biography, Age, Height, Family and more

Sonam Kapoor

Sonam Kapoor is a well-known Bollywood actress and the daughter of the late actor Anil Kapoor. She was born into a Bollywood family, but she doesn’t need her father’s name to make a reputation for herself in the Indian film industry. Sonam Kapoor has carved out a name for herself in Bollywood thanks to a string of box office hits. She is also regarded as a huge fashion star in India and has previously served as a brand spokeswoman for L’Oreal Paris.

Biography

Sonam Kapoor Ahuja was born  on 9 June, 1985 in Chembur, Bombay. She is the daughter of actor and producer Anil Kapoor.  Her mother is former model and designer. Her grandfather is Surinder Kapoor  who was a filmmaker  and founder  of Anil Kapoor Films Company. She has two siblings- sister Rhea Kapoor and brother Harshvardhan Kapoor. Her family members belongs to film industry. Boney Kapoor and  Sanjay Kapoor are her uncles and Sridevi was her aunt.  Her paternal cousin’s- Arjun Kapoor,  Janhvi Kapoor, Mohit Marwah and maternal  second cousin  is Ranveer Singh.  She completed her schooling  from Arya Vidya Mandir  School, Juhu. In school time she was one of naughty and carefree child. She is trained in Kathak, classical music  and Latin dance. When she was 15 years old she worked as waitress which was her first job. Then she took pre-university education in theatre and arts at United  World College  of South East Asia, Singapore. Later she  started courses  in economics and political science  from University of  Mumbai.

Career

She started hear career as assistant in movie Black directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali . During the production of movie  she developed interest in  acting and Sanajay Leela Bhansali approached her for movie Saawariya, co star with Ranbir Kapoor and Salman Khan. For the movie she reduced 35 kg weight. The movie was not gained much success, it was commercial failed. The film earned her a Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut nomination and the Stardust Award for Superstar of Tomorrow – Female. In year 2009, she played a role of  aspiring singer opposite Waheeda Rehman  and Abhishek Bachchan  in movie Delhi-6.  This movie was again flop at box office. In year 2010, she appeared in romantic comedy movie  I Hate Luv  Storys opposite Imran Khan. 

This movie was hit commercial success.  Next , she was starred in Aisha movie alongside Abhay Deol,  Ira Dubey,  Cyrus  Sahukar, Amrita  Puri, Anand Tiwari, Arunoday  Singh, Lisa  Haydon which was produced by her sister Rhea Kapoor. In year 2011, she starred in Thank You , the film  received poor reviews. Then she played the romantic interest of  Shahid Kapoor  in Pankaj Kapoor’s  romantic drama-Mausam, which was flop movie. Next year, Sonam played a computer hacker opposite Abhishek Bachchan, Neil Nitin Mukesh and Bipasha Basu in the Abbas–Mustan-directed heist film, Players, a remake of 2003’s The Italian Job. This movie was also commercially failed.  In year 2013, she casted in Raanjhanaa movie  which was the turning point in her career.

In movie she played the role of young muslim student from Varanasi who is drawn into politics after the murder of her Sikh lover.After the success of movie she appeared in Bhaag Milkha  Bhaag, a biopic  on athlete  Milkha Singh.  Bhaag Milkha Bhaag was one of the top-grossing Bollywood  film of the year. Next, she appeared in  Bewakoofiyaan movie co-starred with  Ayushmann Khurana and Rishi Kapoor.  Then her next movie with Fawad Khan in the romantic comedy  Khoobsurat. From this movie she received  a Filmfare  best actress nomination  for her performance. In 2015, she portrayed the role of  runway bride  in Dolly Ki Doli co-starred with Rajkumar Rao,  Varun Sharma,  Pulkit Samrat. She was nominated  Filmfare Award  for Best Actress.Her next movie  was Prem Rattan Dhan Payo co-starred with Salman Khan  in which she portrayed the role of  Rajkumari  Maithili Devi, princess looking for love.

The film became one of the highest-grossing Bollywood films of all time. In 2016, she starred in biopic movie-Neerja. She was cast as Neerja Bhanot, who died  while saving  the passengers  of the hijacked  Pan Am Flight 73 in 1986. After taking 2 years of break from screen , in 2018 she played a role of social worker  in R Balki’s  comedy drama  Pad Man co-starred with Akshay Kumar and  Radhika Apte. In 2019, Kapoor starred in the coming-of-age film Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga (as Sonam K Ahuja), co-starring her father, Juhi Chawla, and Rajkummar Rao.  Sonam next starred in Abhishek Sharma’s film adaptation of Anuja Chauhan’s romantic comedy novel The Zoya Factor, in which she played the titular character of a clumsy woman who becomes a lucky charm for the Indian cricket team.

Physical Appearance

Sonam Kapoor is a fitness freak freak actress, her height in feet is 5’10” and weight is 60 Kg. Her figure/body measurements are 34-26-34 inches , She has dark brown eyes and black hair.

Relationship

Sonam was dated  Sahir Berry, a model, After that she was dating with  Punit Malhotra, a bollywood director. Later she dated businessman  Anand Ahuja and both get married on 8 May, 2018.

Net Worth

Sonam Kapoor is one of the highest paid actress  of Bollywood industry. The maximum of  her income  comes from acting in Hindi movies.  She also do TV hosting and  producing the movies too. Her estimated source of income is $200 million.

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