Sonam Kapoor is an Indian film actress born on 9 June 1985. She is the daughter of Indian film actor Anil Kapoor.
Sonam made her acting debut in 2007 with Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Saawariya opposite Ranbir Kapoor and subsequently featured in the offbeat drama Delhi-6 (2009).
She earned her first commercial success with the romantic comedy I Hate Luv Storys (2010) and followed with such films as Aisha (2010) and Thank You (2011).
Sonam is also seen in 2011 Mausam opposite Shahid Kapoor & 2012 Players, alongside Abhishek Bachchan, Bipasha Basu and Neil Nitin Mukesh.
Before starting her career off as an actress, Sonam 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.
Sonam is known as a fashionista, she has been getting various accolades for her unique sense of style rather than her films,
Sonam is currently shooting for Bhaag Milkha Bhaag with Farhan Akhtar and Raanjhnaa with Dhanush. Kapoor has also been signed on to do a Yash Raj Film co-starring Ayushmann Khurrana, which begins filming in February 2013 and is slated for release in September 2013.