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Born in 19th June of the year 1985, Sonam Kapoor stands out to be among the most famous and highest paid Indian actresses appearing in several Bollywood films. Being the daughter of famous actor, Anil Kapoor, she studied arts and theatre in Singapore at the United World College of South East Asia, probably inspiring her love for film and the production. Taking the position of an assistant director to Leela Sanjay Bhansali, Kapoor played a major role in the production of the 2005 film, Black.
Kapoor’s debut in the film industry was in the year 2007 when she appeared in the drama filled romantic film Saawariya, which earned her a nomination to the Filmfare awards of the Best Female Career Debut. Her career success breakthrough occurred three years later in the 2010 romantic comedy I Hate Luv Stories. The amount of commercial failures faced by the movie Raanjhanaa (2013) was an advantageous turning point to Sonam’s film eventually earning her a number of nominations as the best actress. Other movies, which earned her nominations, include the comedy Khoobsurat (2014) and drama Dolly Ki Doli (2015). Kapoor also played a princess in the 2015 drama movie Prem Ratan Dhan Payo, which is rated among the all-time gross highest Bollywood films. Sonam owns several accolades to her name including national film and Filmfare awards. Based on her popularity and income, Kapoor has appeared on Forbes among India’s “top 100” list of Indian celebrities since the year 2012.
In addition to her acting career, Kapoor takes part in various charity programs including inspiring awareness on LGBT rights and breast cancer. Given her outspoken personality, she is a famous media personality and with credits to her outstanding beauty, she is among the most fashionable celebrities endorsing various product brands.