Arjun Kapoor, who weighed a whopping 140 kilos before entering the industry, can be seen behind his sister. The actor wished Sonam a happy Birthday and shared the photograph to remind her ‘how far they had come’. “Happy birthday @sonamkapoor just had to #throwback to remind u we have come a long way…”
Birthday girl Sonam Kapoor has made her Bollywood debut opposite Ranbir Kapoor in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Saawariya’ whereas Arjun started his career as an Assistant Director and made his acting debut with ‘Ishaqzaade’.
They also won the Filmfare Award for the Best Debut Actors.
Sonam has since then has delivered hits like ‘Khoobsurat’, ‘Raanjhanaa’ and is gearing up for the release of ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’ opposite Salman Khan and the biopic on ‘Neerja Bhanot’.
Both the Kapoor cousins had to completely transform themselves by shedding off their weight to make their way in the industry.
Karisma Kapoor also posted a picture of Sonam and wished her birthday.
Malaika Arora Khan also posted a picture of her and her husband with Sonam on Instagram. Sonam had worked in their production ‘Dolly ki Doli’.
Here are the B-Town celebrities wishing Sonam a very Happy Birthday:
Shahid Kapoor tweeted:
Happy birthday @sonamakapoor you style icon you ! Have a smash year.
— Shahid Kapoor (@shahidkapoor) June 9, 2015
Shraddha Kapoor tweeted:
Happy birthdaaaay gorgeous stylish girl!!! @sonamakapoor muaaaaah Have a crazy fun one! 🎂
— ShraddhaVINNIEKapoor (@ShraddhaKapoor) June 9, 2015
Riteish Deshmukh tweeted:
Wishing the most stylish @sonamakapoor a super birthday. Keep smiling – big hug -much love
— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) June 9, 2015
Manish Paul tweeted:
@sonamakapoor happy birthday sonam!!!wish u all d luck n love!!
— Manish Paul (@ManishPaul03) June 9, 2015
Vishal Dadlani tweeted:
Happy birthday, @sonamakapoor ! Actor, fashionista, cool person, and…among the last of the book-readers! May your tribe increase! :)
— VISHAL DADLANI (@VishalDadlani) June 9, 2015
Anupam Kher tweeted:
Happy Birthday @sonamakapoor. Love, Peace & Happiness Always.:)
— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPkher) June 9, 2015
Arbaaz Khan tweeted:
Happy birthday @sonamakapoor !!! Have a good one. Wish you good health and super successful year ahead. Lots of love Arbaaz
— Arbaaz Khan (@arbaazSkhan) June 9, 2015
Abhishek Bachchan tweeted:
Here’s wishing a very happy birthday to a dear friend and co-star @sonamakapoor big love.
— Abhishek Bachchan (@juniorbachchan) June 9, 2015
Divya Dutta tweeted:
@sonamakapoor happy bday lovely one!!!! Hava grt day!!! Big hug
— Divya Dutta (@divyadutta25) June 9, 2015
Uday Chopra tweeted:
Happy Birthday @sonamakapoor lots of love!
— Uday Chopra (@udaychopra) June 9, 2015
Karan Johar tweeted:
Happy birthday to the girl with a big heart….infectious smile…and always gorgeous!!! Big love my darling!! pic.twitter.com/EDWrYddgv9
— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) June 9, 2015
Bipasha Basu tweeted:
— Bipasha Basu (@bipsluvurself) June 9, 2015
Armaan Malik tweeted:
— Armaan Malik (@ArmaanMalik22) June 9, 2015
📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines