Special mention for Sonam Kapoor at the 64th National Awards !
Sonam Kapoor was announced the recipient of the Special Mention Award at the 64th National Awards, as the names of the national honorees were announced today.
It’s double celebration for the star as Neerja, headlined by Sonam Kapoor , was also announced the winner of the Best Hindi Feature Film.
With the industry and critics raving about Sonam Kapoor’s performance in Neerja, she catapulted her way to the top.
The actress finally came into her own with Neerja , in a truly career defining performance , which brought her major commercial and critical acclaim.
Sonam managed to carry the film entirely on her shoulders, as she essayed the role of the protagonist .Neerja went on to become one of the highest female grossing films of all time , not to mention the most profitable film of 2016.
Says Sonam Kapoor ,” I honestly wasn’t expecting this. I couldn’t be happier because this is the most prestigious award and that much more special . I’m so overwhelmed right now.”
From being the first big league actress to bravely take on women-lead driven films , to being a social media sensation ,Sonam Kapoor has truly been a game changer .