Neetal wrote on 11 Aug 2008
Soha Ali Khan was born on October 4th 1978 in New Delhi (India). She was born in the family of Nawabs of Pataude her father Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi was a former right hand batsman and right hand medium pace bowler at the age of 21 he became the Capitan of Indian cricket team. and Her mother Sharmila Tagore is well known actress in bollywood she has won many awards for her stunning performance some of them are, Best actress award for the movie Aradhana in 1970, National film award for beat actress in the movie Mausam, Best Supporting actress in 1977 and she is also a great grand daughter of Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore, she is also the Chairman of Indian Censor Board. Her brother is bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan . She did her masters in International Relations from the London school of Economic and Political Science. Before starting her career has an actress she worked for the Ford Foundation and Citi Bank. She also worked has an Advisory Board for a new project of the Public Entrepreneur Group.
She maid her first break in the bollywood movie Dill Maange More (2004) which was directed by Anant Mahadevan and Produced by Fourth Wall Productions. She shared her credits with actor Shahid Kapoor and with two other leading ladies. She received Critical acclaim for her performance in the Bengali film Antar Mahai (2005) and her blockbuster movie till now is only Rang De Basanti. Other movies have only been and average hit in the box office. Till now her biggest hit movie is Rang De Basanti apart from this she also worked in other movies like Yeh Hai Mumbai, Meri Jaan where flop at the box office other movies which did average at box office are Khoya Khoya Chand , Dil Maange More and Shaadi no1.
She won GIFA Best Supporting Actress for the movie Rang De Basanti IIFA Best Supporting Actress for Rang De Basanti. And she received critical acclaim for her performance in the Bengali movie Antar Mahai (2005). After khoya Khoya Chand she is currently working in Somnath Sen’s untitled film. Brand endorsement is a new mantra in film industry and Soha Ali Khan is also part of this, she is the Brand Endorse of Lenovo and Asian Paints with brother Saif Ali Khan.