Sonam Kapoor is all set to tie the knot with her Delhi-based businessman beau Anand Ahuja and, while the couple or their families have not shared any detail with the media yet, the D-Day is rumoured to be May 8. Sonam, it is said, will get married in her maternal aunt’s heritage bungalow in Bandra, near Shah Rukh Khan’s palatial home, Mannat. Interestingly, Sonam’s shaadi will coincide with the upcoming Cannes International Film Festival, which will be held from May 8-19. Initially, there were reports that the actress will give the festival, where she has been a regular over the past seven years, a miss. However, a news agency has now reported that Sonam will indeed walk the red carpet at the prestigious event. Will her husband Anand Ahuja accompany her on the red carpet, making this their first public appearance after marriage? Well, we will have to wait and watch. Meanwhile, wedding preparations are on in full swing at Sonam’s Juhu bungalow. While guests … [Read more...] about Sonam Kapoor to make her first public appearance post marriage on the Cannes red carpet?
Kareena Kapoor Khan is Sonam Kapoor's "favourite hero" she has worked with. Sonam and Kareena star together in 'Veere Di Wedding', which also features Swara Bhaskar and newcomer Shikha Talsania. At the film's trailer launch here on Wednesday, Sonam was asked that since the film does not have a male lead, what was her experience like. She said, "My favourite hero I have ever worked with is Kareena Kapoor. I am telling you, it is the easiest thing to work with other women. "Unfortunately, our conditioning is such that people expect women to pull other women down and compete with each other. But what's amazing is to actually work towards the same goal and create the best possible version of something. If all girls come together, they can literally move the world." When asked why haven't there been enough films about female bonding, other than 'Aisha' which also starred Sonam, the actress said," 'Aisha' wasn't a friendship film. It was a film about a girl and her friends. But this film is … [Read more...] about Sonam Kapoor : Kareena is my favourite hero
The trailer launch of 'Veere Di Wedding', featuring Sonam Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Swara Bhasker and Shikha Talsania, was widely awaited for several reasons. One of them was an opportunity to get up, close and personal with Bollywood’s favourite fashionista and bride-to-be, Sonam. While the actress turned down several requests to divulge any details of her wedding, she did take pride in answering questions related to pay parity in the industry and how her sister Rhea, the film’s co-producer, and she were asked to bring down the cost of making a film with women as protagonists. When asked if the film could bring about a change in the way women are perceived in the industry, she said, “Dilli bahut door hai, and there is a long way to go before we come to a point where we are on equal footing. Kareena, and to some extent I, are setting an example. Look at Bebo, she got married and she was on set. She became a mother and she was back on set in no time. You would never … [Read more...] about Sonam Kapoor: There is a long way to go before we come to a point where we are on equal footing
Rumours are rife that Sonam Kapoor is all set to marry her boyfriend Anand Ahuja in the first week of May. Recently, there were reports that filmmaker Farah Khan would be choreographing the sangeet ceremony and now, social media is abuzz with the news of how the actress has already planned her wedding trousseau. Everyone's guessing who will be designing Sonam's bridal lehenga . With the rumoured wedding only a few weeks away, there are a few hints that fashion designer and Sonam's long-time friend Anamika Khanna could be stepping in. A while ago, Sonam had made her sartorial preferences clear by giving away a clue as to what look she would prefer on her wedding day. She appeared on a bridal fashion magazine cover with Anamika, which was titled, "I do". For the magazine's photo shoot, Sonam flaunted an Anamika Khanna ensemble, which was a classic, yet contemporary red lehenga with ivory floral embroidery and embellishments that elevated it to become a standout celebratory … [Read more...] about Guess who could be designing Sonam Kapoor’s bridal lehenga!
Salman Khan who was convicted to a five-year jail term in the two-decade-old blackbuck poaching case on Thursday, got bail on Saturday. Several B-town celebs and others expressed their grief over his conviction and came out in support of him. Sonam Kapoor, who worked with Salman in Sooraj Barjatya's Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’, also did so. Sonam shared a picture with Salman and wrote, "You're the best! Always by your side!" Salman was convicted in the two-decade-old blackbuck poaching case. Co-accused Saif Ali Khan, Neelam Kothari, Tabu and Sonali Bendre have been acquitted. Blackbucks are an endangered species and hunting them is prohibited under the Wildlife Protection Act. In a throwback video that’s doing the rounds, Salman is seen talking about the time he spent in a jail. Referring to his experience he recalls that he was blank then and that the only tension was the bathroom. There were like nine or 10 rooms, and each room had 9-10 people in one room. He added that if … [Read more...] about Sonam Kapoor posts a photo with Salman Khan, captions it: ‘always by your side’