Sonya Rizvi, also known as Sonya Jehan, was born on 24th April 1980, in Karachi, Pakistan. Sonya was born to the Rizvi-Jehan family. Sonya is the granddaughter of Noor Jehan and Shaukat Hussain Rizvi. She got married to Vivek Narain, who is a banker. Vivek happens to be of Indian nationality. Sonya is a Pakistan-based actress who has worked in both Pakistan Film Industry and the Indian Film Industry. Sonya also owns a French Restaurant, named Café Flo, located in Karachi. Sonya was born and brought up in Lahore, Pakistan. Sonya’s mother, Florence Rizvi, was from France, and father, Akbar Hussain Rizvi, Pakistani. Her original name happens to be Sonya Rizvi, but she changed her surname to Jehan in fond memory of her grandmother, Noor Jehan, who was a singer. Sikander Rizvi is her brother, who is an actor, and her grandfather, Shaukat Hussain Rizvi was a producer. She happens to be the niece of the singer Zille Huma, and actor Ahmed Ali Butt is her cousin brother.

She is known to have filmography in her genes. Sonya had her O-levels education from Centre of Advanced Studies and her A-levels from the Lyceum School. She has her degree in design from the famous Central St Martins College of Art and Design. Jehan is known for her acting in the Hollywood as well as in the Bollywood. She made her Bollywood debut with Taj Mahal, a historical romantic flick, opposite Kabir Bedi, with the role of Mumtaz Mahal. Her performance was appreciated by both the audience and the film critics. Her second one being Khoya Khoya Chand, opposite Shiney Ahuja. The movie had the 1950s backdrop which served to be a minor hit in the box office. Karan Johar’s blockbuster, My Name Is Khan, gave her the best platform and was a major hit on the silver screen making it the highest earning movie that year. Sonya made her Hollywood debut in the film The Reluctant Fundamentalist, a political thriller, with Kate Hudson and Meesha Shafi and was based on Mohsin Hamid’s novel, The Reluctant Fundamentalist. The movie was a huge success, and her piece was praised by many.

Soniya Mehra Hindi Actress

Soniya Mehra

Soniya Mehra is a Hindi movie actress and a model. She is most famously known for portraying the role of the character Tanya Kapoor in the movie Ragini MMS 2. She was born on 2 December 1988. She is the child of the late performer and movie actor Vinod Mehra and his third wife, Kiran. She was under two years of age when her dad had died in the month of October in the year 1990. She was raised in Kenya with her sibling brother Rohan by their grandparents of their mother's side. Soniya attended The Mombasa Academy in the city of Mombasa in Kenya and finished her schooling in London. She started her preparation and learned acting when she was eight years old in the school where she was awarded a Gold Medal with a graduation from The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts Acting Examinations. She likewise took a short course at The Arts Educational Schools of London. At 17 years of age, she shifted Bombay and joined the Anupam Kher's 'Actress Prepares' and has done a 3-month training. She is additionally a professional dancer, having begun ballet dance at the time she was just 5 years of age, she went ahead to do different types of dances like road jazz, dance floor which incorporates samba, tango, soul, and jive. She got her first acting offer with the movie Victoria No. 203, a reproduction of the 1972 movie with the same name which was released on August 31 in 2007. After the arrival of the film Victoria 203 which was a business flop, she waited quite a long while and made a rebound with the small part in the flick Ek Main Aur Ek Tu which was released in the year 2012. She was given a fascinating part in Ekta Kapoor's latest movie Ragini MMS 2, which was released on 17 January in the year 2014.

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