Sonya Jehan is a Bollywood actress of Pakistani descent. Sonya was launched in the big-budget period epic romance Taj Mahal: An Eternal Love Story in 2005 by Akbar Khan, where she starred opposite Zulfi Sayed who played the role of Shah Jahan. Sonya Jehan's original name was Sonya Rizvi but she changed her last name to Jehan in honor of her grandmother, Noor Jehan, who is a Pakistani singer and actress.
Sonya Jehan's father is Akbar Hussain Rizvi, who is the eldest son of Noor Jehan. Her mother is Florence Rizvi, who is of French descent and lives in Karachi, Pakistan. She is the owner of Karachi's only French restaurant, Cafe Flo. She was born in France had her early education in Pakistan, she did her O-levels from Centre of Advanced Studies or CAS. And she did her ...» read full biography