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Sonam Kapoor gets accolades from Variety

Sonam Kapoor in Delhi for a Book launch

It’s a moment of glee and pride for Sonam Kapoor or for that matter for any Indian women. On the occasion of International Women’s day, the actress got a pleasant surprise as most sought after magazine Variety in its annual report has to feature Sonam for making an impact in the entertainment and lifestyle sector across the globe. Bringing the laurels for India would not only make each girl pride but also encourage them to break the taboos of society. Sonam  is a personification of style and elegance since inception but of late actress has been receiving accolades for her histrionics for versatile characters she has played like  character  of intrepid woman in  movies like Neerja , liberal and outward girl in Veere Di wedding, or socially aware person conveying a social message in Padman and most recently her much talked about role in and ‘Ek Ladki Ko Dekha to Aisa Laga’, for which she got Guernsey  in the industry .  

Variety has raised curtain from its report of the Year 2019 featuring women who have made a significant contribution and left an impact in showbiz, entertainment and lifestyle sector around the globe. To get featured in the post is considered to be a matter of great recognition and pride and our Bollywood diva Sonam Kapoor remained the privileged actress for being featured in the report of Variety. Sonam joyously shared the news on Instagram. The report features her achievements through her work in the Hindi film industry in the recent past.

“Last year, the busy Bollywood actress starred in the women-empowerment comedy Veere di Wedding and Padman, in which her character facilitates the journey of a man who makes it his life’s mission to provide affordable sanitary pads to rural Indian women; and Sanju, Bollywood’s highest grosser of the year. Already in 2019, she has starred in Ek Ladki Ko Dekha to Aisa Laga, Bollywood’s first mainstream LGBTQIA film,” the report read, according to Variety.

“Labels and stereotypes are dangerous and detrimental and it has always been my endeavor to break them,” said Sonam Kapoor to Variety. Last year Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone was the feature in the list. 

Sonam’s name appears along with actresses from different countries such as Juliette Binoche.

Actress from France who also recently presided over the international jury at Berlin Film Festival, From U.K. Actress Emily Blunt has been featured by Variety, Variety has mentioned Blunt as she has Co-starred with husband John Krasinski in hit suspense movie ‘A quiet place’,

From Germany, actress Florence Kasumba made it to the list too, The Ugandan German actress recently acted and admired for her role as Ayo in Black Panther and recently as a first black detective on Germany’s hit crime drama ‘Tatrot’. From Kenya actress Lupita Nyong made to the report too, the stylish actress had played an important role in Ryan Coogler’s groundbreaking hit.  

Anjana Kumari

Anjana loves to read and write about Bollywood, health and lifestyle news.

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