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Sonam Kapoor Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Biography, Family & More

Sonam Kapoor

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Bio
Real NameSonam Kapoor
NicknameSana, Sonz, Giraffe
ProfessionActress
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 177 cm
in meters- 1.77 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 9½”
Weightin Kilograms- 57 kg
in Pounds- 126 lbs
Figure Measurements34-26-34
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth9 June 1985
Age (as in 2016)31 Years
Birth PlaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signGemini
SignatureSonam Kapoor signature
NationalityIndian
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolArya Vidya Mandir , Juhu, Mumbai
CollegeUniversity of Mumbai, Mumbai
University of East London, London
Educational QualificationsBachelor's degree in Economics and Political Science
DebutFilm Debut: Saawariya (2007)
Saawariya
FamilyFather- Anil Kapoor (Actor)
Mother- Sunita Kapoor
Sonam Kapoor parents
Sister- Rhea Kapoor (Younger, Producer)
Sonam Kapoor with her brother and sister
Brother- Harshvardhan Kapoor (Younger, Actor)
ReligionHinduism
Address31 Shrinagar, 7th Road, JVPD Scheme, Mumbai
Sonam Kapoor house
HobbiesReading, shopping, playing video games, writing, collecting paintings
Controversies• After the release of her family production film Aisha (2010), her co-actor Abhay Deol publically expressed his disappointment over the amount of attention given to Sonam rather than other things.
• In 2010, she had a twitter fight with Columnist Shobhaa De after Shobhaa'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 Shobhaa De twitter fight
• 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".
• 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."
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodPav Bhaji, Tandoor Crab, Chicken with Ginger and Potatoes, Mustard Fish, Cholar Dal, Pork Belly Bun, Dahi Batata Puri, Chocolates
Favourite ActorAnil Kapoor, Akshay Kumar, Shah Rukh Khan, Leonardo DiCaprio, Ryan Gosling, Johnny Depp, Christian Bale
Favourite ActressNutan, Waheeda Rehman, Meena Kumari, Priyanka Chopra, Rani Mukherji, Madhuri Dixit, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Monica Belluci, Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn
Favourite FilmBollywood: Devdas, Mr. India, Guide, Kagaaz Ke Phool, Rang De Basanti
Hollywood: Titanic, Children of Heaven, City of God
Favourite DirectorsSanjay Leela Bhansali, Imtiaz Ali, Satyajit Ray, Raj Kapoor, Steven Spielberg
Favourite MusicianA. R. Rahman
Favourite AuthorsJane Austen,
Favourite BooksPride and Prejudice by Jane Austen, Emma by Jane Austen, Frankenstein by Mary Shelley,
Favourite ChefAnthony Bourdain
Favourite SportBasketball, Squash
Favourite ColourWhite
Favourite PerfumeMichael by Michael Kors, Jean Paul Gaultier Classique
Favourite Fashion DesignerAnamika Khanna
Favourite Fashion BrandDolce & Gabbana
Favourite Quote"Incognito Ergo Sum" (I think therefore I am)
"A Man without a purpose is the most depraved of human beings" - Ayn Rand
Favourite RestaurantGajalee, Radio Club, The Pantry, Arya Bhavan, The Table, Hakkasan, in Mumbai
Bengal Sweet House, Parathewaali Galli (an Area), in Delhi
Angelina in Paris
Favourite DestinationRome, New York, Paris, London
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsSahir Berry (Entrepreneur, Model)
Sonam Kapoor with Sahir Berry
Punit Malhotra (Director)
Sonam Kapoor with Punit Malhotra
Anand Ahuja (Entrepreneur, rumour)
Sonam Kapoor with Anand Ahuja
Style Quotient
Car CollectionAudi Q7, BMW 7 Series
Sonam Kapoor BMW 7 Series
Money Factor
Salary2-3 crore/film (INR)
Net Worth $10 million

Sonam Kapoor

Some Lesser Known Facts About Sonam Kapoor

  • Does Sonam Kapoor smoke? No
  • Does Sonam Kapoor drink alcohol? Yes
  • Sonam was born to a Punjabi father and a Sindhi mother.
  • She worked as a waitress while she was studying theatre and arts in Singapore.
  • Her first boyfriend was a Dutch guy.
  • She worked as an assistant director for the film Black (2005) that was directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali.
  • Due to her overweight, she wasn’t interested in acting, but after a year and a half of attempt, Sanjay Leela Bhansali to convinced her to make her Bollywood debut.
  • Earlier, her weight was around 90 kg, but later she lost around 30 kg of weight for her debut film Saawariya (2007), opposite Ranbir KapoorSonam Kapoor Before and After
  • She is trained Kathak, classical music, and Latin dancer.
  • She is a diabetic from her teenage days and has to take insulin injection every day.
  • She is considered as a “fashionista” or style icon of Bollywood due to her sense of style.
  • If not an actress, she would have been a writer.
  • She has 2 tattoos and even had a tongue piercing. Sonam Kapoor faith tattoo
  • She said that she’d never marry an actor.
  • She is a Spa addict.
  • She has 75+ relatives.
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