Soha Ali Khan
Date of Birth : 04 October 1978
Place of Birth : New Delhi, India
Soha Ali Khan Profile
Soha Ali Khan was born in the royal family of the Patuadi’s on October 4, 1978. She was born to former cricket captain Late Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi and yesteryear actress Sharmila Tagore.
Her paternal grandfather Iftikhar Ali Khan Pataudi too was the skipper of the Indian cricket. Soha’s brother Saif Ali Khan is a Bollywood actor while her sister Saba Ali Khan is a jewellery designer. She attended The British School in New Delhi and Balliol College, Oxford and earned a Masters degree in International Relations from the London School of Economics and Political Science.
Before starting her acting career Soha worked for the Ford Foundation and Citibank. She marked her acting debut in the Indian Film Industry with ‘Dil Maange More’ in 2004 opposite Shahid Kapoor. Though, none of her films excluding ‘Rang De Basanti’ has been successful commercially, she has always managed to garner rave reviews for her performance in various films. Khan also hosted a television show called ‘Godrej Khelo Jeeto Jiyo’ on Star Plus. She won the IIFA award for Best Supporting Actressin 2007 for ‘Rang De Basanti’.
The actress is currently dating Bollywood actor Kunal Khemu.
She lost her father to chronic interstitial lung disease on September 22, 2011 right before the release of her film, ‘Soundtrack’. ‘Soundtrack’, however was applauded by critics and audiences alike.