Sonam Kapoor an Indian film actress made her acting debut alongside newcomer Ranbir Kapoor in Bhansali's Saawariya (2007).
In 2009, she appeared in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's Delhi-6 opposite Abhishek Bachchan. Sonam's performances were highly praised in both of these films.
Sonam is the daughter of Indian film star Anil Kapoor and Sunita Kapoor.
Before starting her career off as an actress, Sonam worked as an assistant director under Sanjay Leela Bhansali, and assisted him during the making of Black.