With the industry and critics raving about Sonam Kapoor’s performance in Neerja, the star has catapulted her way to the top.
From being the first big league actress to bravely take on women-lead driven films , to being a social media sensation ,Sonam Kapoor has truly been a game changer . The actress finally came into her own with Neerja , in a truly career defining performance , which brought her major commercial and critical acclaim.
Hence it comes as no surprise that Sonam Kapoor was announced the recipient of a AsiaVision movie award – The star will be presented with the award for Best Actress for her performance in Neerja at the 11th Edition of the Asia Vision Movie Awards, held at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium this Friday.
It was only recently that Sonam joined some of the most inspiring names in the country at the ET Panache Awards 2016 ,where she won the award for Trendsetter of the Year for representing fearless individualism in her films as well as her other professional decisions.
The actress is fast becoming the biggest contender for all the awards this season and earlier this year won the Critics Choice Award at the Hello Hall of Fame , for her portrayal of the Pan AM braveheart.
Sonam Kapoor’s performance in the biopic also made headlines internationally, winning her the Best Actress award at the recent Indian Film Festival of Melbourne.
Says a source, “ With 4 major acting awards already in her kitty, Sonam Kapoor is a front runner this award season – Her performance in Neerja was one of the finest this year and had the trade,critics and the industry rooting for her. What’s more is that she managed to hold the film entirely on her shoulders, as she essayed the role of the protagonist and it went on to become one of the highest female grossing films of all time”.