A heavy teenager, she recalled, “I had every issue related to weight that I could have.
I was unhealthy, I had bad skin, and I had hair growing on my face!
” Then it was discovered that she is diabetic (she started taking an insulin injection everyday) plus has polycystic ovaries that causes hormonal imbalance because of which pregnancies are recommended at an earlier age.
Sonam was sent to Singapore to the United World College of South East Asia to help her get into a Western college.
He said, “Rajesh Khanna who played the title-role in Shehzada (which became a hit) was truly of a princely disposition.
He got his big break as a producer when Rajesh Khanna who was a superstar of the 70s consented to do his film as a favour.During Partition, Surinder Kapoor who belonged to a Punjabi Hindu family from Pre Partition Peshawar was invited by his distant cousin the actor Prithviraj Kapoor to migrate to Bombay and join the burgeoning Hindi film industry.Using his family connections, in 1950 Surinder became secretary to film star Geeta Bali who subsequently married Prithviraj’s middle born son Shammi Kapoor in 1955.Anil asked the film’s director Sanjay Leela Bhansali to mentor his daughter so Sonam became his assistant director.Sunita Sunit Star kids are a saleable commodity in the Indian film industry drawing crowds to cinemas out of curiosity.
The kids were educated at the Arya Vidya Mandir school in Juhu.