Sonam Kapoor Height, Weight, Lifestyle, Personal Stats, Filmography, Awards, Biography

By Sonali Panda

May 24, 2018  Updated On : Jun 2, 2018

INTRODUCTION AND BIO:

Name

Sonam Kapoor

Nickname

Sana, Sonz, Giraffe

Profession

Actress

Age

33 Years  

Date of Birth

9 June 1985

Birthplace

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Nationality

Indian

Zodiac sign

Gemini

Signature

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School

Arya Vidya Mandir, Juhu, Mumbai

College

University of Mumbai, Mumbai, University of East London, London

Education

Bachelor`s degree in Economics and Political Science


HEIGHT, WEIGHT, AND BODY/FIGURE MEASUREMENTS:

Height

177 cm, 1.77 m, 5’ 9½”

Weight

57 kg, 126 lbs

Body Measurements

Bra Size-34B

Waist Size-26 Inches

Hip Size-34 Inches

Shoe Size

8 (US)

Eye Colour


Hair Colour

Black


MOVIE STATS:

Debut Film

Saawariya (2007)

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Highest Grossing

Prem Ratan Dhan Payo  (2015)-211 crores

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Most popularly Paired With

Salman Khan

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Biggest Hit

Prem Ratan Dhan Payo  (2015)-211 crores

Biggest Flop

Aisha  (2011) 16.15crores

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Popular Characters Played by

Neerja Bhanot in Neerja

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Rajkumari Maithili Devi in Prem Ratan Dhan Payo

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Brand Endorsements

L`Oreal, Oppo Mobile Electrolux, Mars Chocolate India, Colgate Visible White, The Gem and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC)


SOCIAL LIFE, FAMILY, PETS, AND HUMANITARIAN WORK:

Parents

Father-Anil Kapoor (Actor),            Mother-Sunita Kapoor

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Brother

Harshvardhan Kapoor (Younger, Actor)

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Sister

Rhea Kapoor (Younger, Producer)

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Relatives

Boney Kapoor (producer), Sanjay Kapoor (actor), Sandeep Marwah (producer), Mona Shourie Kapoor (producer), Sridevi (actress), Arjun Kapoor (actor), Ranveer Singh (actor)

Friends

Kareena Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Ranbir Kapoor, Jacqueline Fernandez, Akshaye Khanna, Amrita Arora, Abhishek Bachchan, Imran Khan, Dhanush, Fawad Khan, Asin Thottumkal, Imran Khan, Dhanush

Charity and associations

N/A


PERSONAL STATS:

Religion

Hindu

Address

31 Shrinagar, 7th Road, JVPD Scheme, Mumbai

Hobbies

Reading, shopping, playing video games, writing, collecting paintings


LIFESTYLE:

House

31 Shrinagar, 7th Road, JVPD Scheme, Mumbai

Cars and bikes

Audi Q7, BMW 7 Series

Pets

Coke, Bacardi and Feather  (Dog)


FAVOURITE THINGS:

Favourite food and cuisine

Pav Bhaji, Tandoor Crab, Chicken with Ginger and Potatoes, Mustard Fish, Cholar Dal, Pork Belly Bun, Dahi Batata Puri, Chocolates

Favourite beverage

Wine, Rooh Afza, coffee

Favourite actors

 Anil Kapoor,     Akshay Kumar, Shah Rukh Khan

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Leonardo DiCaprio

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Favourite actresses

Priyanka Chopra,   Rani Mukerji,  Madhuri Dixit

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Favourite films

   Devdas,                 Mr. India

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Favourite song

Jab Koyi Baat Bigad Jaye, Raat Kali Ek Khwaab Mein Aaye, Choli Ke Peeche, Aaj Mein Upar Aasmaan Neeche ... Somewhere Over The Rainbow, Don`t Cry For Me Argentina, Strangers In The Night

Favourite singer

Lata Mangeshkar, Kishore Kumar

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Favourite musician

A. R. Rahman

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Favourite colours

White

Favourite sports

Basketball, Squash

Favourite perfume

Michael by Michael Kors, Jean Paul Gaultier Classique

Favourite sportsman

Sachin Tendulkar

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Favourite book

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen, Emma by Jane Austen, Frankenstein by Mary Shelley


Favourite co-stars

Abhishek Bachchan

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Favourite hotel

Gajalee, Radio Club, The Pantry, Arya Bhavan, The Table, Hakkasan in Mumbai,  Bengali Sweet House, Paranthe Wali Gali (an Area), in Delhi

Favourite holiday destination

Rome, New York, Paris, London

Favourite designer

Anamika Khanna

Favourite vehicle

Audi Q7

Favourite brand

Dolce & Gabbana


WEALTH:

Net worth

$10 million

Salary

2-3 crore/film (INR)


RELATIONSHIPS:

Marital Relationships

Unmarried

Past relationship

Sahir Berry (Entrepreneur, Model), Punit Malhotra (Director)

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Anand Ahuja (Entrepreneur)

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Extramarital

N/A

Children

N/A


5 INTERESTING UNKNOWN FACTS:

1. Sonam`s father Anil Kapoor is Punjabi and mother is a Sindhi. They have a total of 76 relatives.

2. Her first job was as a waitress in Singapore.

3. Since the release of Aisha (2010), Sonam has been widely recognised as a "fashionista",due to her unique sense of style.

4. She worked as an assistant director for the film Black (2005) that was directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali.

5. Earlier, her weight was around 90 kg, but later she lost around 30 kg of weight for her debut film Saawariya (2007), opposite Ranbir Kapoor.


5 FAMOUS QUOTES:

1. I`m a bad girl. I always fall for good guys.

2. For me, a holiday is about taking a book and going to a mountain and reading.

3. I think every single imperfection adds to your beauty. I`d rather be imperfect than perfect.

4. I am Anil Kapoor`s daughter, so I am always compared with legends. It is a part and parcel of my life.

5. Style is an expression of your individuality. Who you are and what your mood is, is what you wear.


5 MOST POPULAR DIALOGUES:

1. Duniya thookegi mujhpe agar pyar kar liya tujhse ... par dekh, pyar kar hi liya na...!

2. Sacha pyar honthon pe nahi, aankhon mein basta hai ... aur aapke pyar ki sachai aapki aankhen saaf bata rahi hai!

3. Sir,Main Sirf Apna Kaam Kar Rahi Hoon, Apna Farz Nibha Rahi Hoon.

4. Aapne Kal 3 Samose Kha Liya the Isiliye Aaapka Blodd Pressure High Hai. Mere Plane Ko Blame Mat Karo.

5. Agar yeh hota toh woh nahi hota ... agar woh hota toh yeh nahi hota ... hota toh wohi hai joh hona hota hai!


CONTROVERSIES:

1. After the release of her family production film Aisha (2010), her co-actor Abhay Deol publicly expressed his disappointment over the amount of attention given to Sonam rather than other things.            

2. In 2010, she had a twitter fight with Columnist Shobhaa De after Shobha`s review about Sonam`s film I Hate Luv Storys (2010) by calling it "I Hate Dumb Stories ` and further went on to call her `a lassie who lacks oomph`, after which Sonam replied her back with chain of tweets. Sonam Kapoor and Shobhaa De twitter fight.

3. After she was chosen as the brand ambassador for one of the products of L`Oreal, she was excited to walk on the red carpet at Cannes with the Aishwarya Bachchan, but Aishwarya refused to walk with her. After this incident, she said, "Ash has worked with my dad so I have to call her aunty".

4. In an interview with film critic Anupama Chopra at the Cannes, when she was asked about Katrina Kaif, she considered  Katrina`s success to "a certain kind of shamelessness" in doing "over the top films."


DIET PLAN AND WORKOUT:

Work out type

Yoga, cardio, squash, Dancing

Diet type

high protein, mixed diet,  non-vegetarian


PERSONAL HABITS:

Smokes or not

No

Illness

N/A

Other Businesses

fashion brand Rheson (ower)   


AWARDS

Year

Film

Award

Category

2008

Saawariya

Stardust Awards

Superstar of Tomorrow – Female

2015

Khoobsurat

Stardust Awards

Best Actress in a Comedy or Romance

2015

Prem Ratan Dhan Payo

BIG Star Entertainment Awards

Most Entertaining Actor in a Romantic Role – Female

2016

Neerja

Indian Film Festival of Melbourne

Best Actress

2016

Neerja

Asiavision Awards

Icon of the Year

2016

Neerja

Best Actress

2016

Neerja

Stardust Awards

Editor`s Choice Best Actress of the Year

2017

Neerja

Zee Cine Awards

Best Actress (Critics)

2017

Neerja

Lokmat Maharashtra Awards

Best Actress

2017

Neerja

National Film Awards

Special Mention





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