Soha Ali Khan

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Soha Ali Khan Pataudi
Soha Ali Khan at Jaypore store launch in Bandra.jpg
Khan at a store launch in 2018
Born Soha Ali Khan
(1978-10-04) 4 October 1978 (age 39)[1][2][3]
New Delhi, NCR, India
Nationality Indian
Alma mater The British School, New Delhi
University of Oxford
London School of Economics and Political Science
Occupation Actress
Years active 2004–present
Kunal Khemu (m. 2015)
Children 1

Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi
Sharmila Tagore

Saif ali Khan(brother). Saba ali Khan(sister) Kareena Kapoor Khan(sister-in-law) Taimur Ali Khan Pataudi(nephew) Sara Ali Khan(niece)

Ibrahim Ali Khan(nephew)

Soha Ali Khan Khemu (born 4 October 1978) is an Indian film actress,[4] known primarily for her work in the Hindi film industry, although she has also acted in Bengali and English-language films


Soha is the youngest daughter of actress Sharmila Tagore and of Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, the 9th nawab of Pataudi. Both her father and paternal grandfather, Iftikhar Ali Khan Pataudi, are former captains of the Indian cricket team. Her elder brother Saif Ali Khan is also a Bollywood actor and her elder sister, Saba Ali Khan, is a jewellery designer.

Soha attended The British School, New Delhi and studied modern history at Balliol College, Oxford and earned a Masters degree in International Relations[5] from the London School of Economics and Political Science.[6]

Soha made her acting debut with the Bollywood film Dil Maange More (2004). She performed in the Bengali film Antar Mahal (2005) and Rang De Basanti (2006). She appeared in Khoya Khoya Chand and in the 2009 film 99. Her next release was Tum Mile opposite Emraan Hashmi.

Soha hosted the game show Godrej Khelo Jeeto Jiyo.[7] She also appeared in the film Mr Joe B. Carvalho.[8][9][10]

Khan with her husband Kunal Khemu.

Khan and actor Kunal Khemu got engaged in July 2014 in Paris[11] and married in Mumbai on 25 January 2015.[12]

Soha Ali Khan announced her pregnancy in April 2017 with husband Khemu and gave birth to their daughter on 29 September 2017. On 30 January 2017, Khan announced her book, The Perils of Being Moderately Famous,[13] which features a collection of humorous anecdotes about her life as a royal princess. Her debut book was published by Penguin Randomhouse India and was released in Mumbai on 12th December 2017.[14]


Year Film Role Language References
2004 Iti Srikanta Kamallata Bengali
2004 Dil Maange More Neha Hindi
2005 Pyaar Mein Twist Riya Arya Hindi
2005 Shaadi No. 1 Sonia Hindi
2005 Antarmahal Jasomati Bengali
2006 Rang De Basanti Sonia Hindi
2006 Ahista Ahista Megha Joshi Hindi
2007 Khoya Khoya Chand Nikhat Hindi
2007 Chaurahen Ira English
2008 Mumbai Meri Jaan Rupali Joshi Hindi
2008 Dil Kabaddi Mita Hindi
2009 Dhoondte Reh Jaaoge Neha Chattopadhayay Hindi
2009 99 Pooja Hindi
2009 Tum Mile Sanjana Hindi
2009 Meridian Lines Sameera Hindi / English
2009 Stand By Me
2009 Life Goes On Diya Banerjee English
2010 Mumbai Cutting Hindi
2010 Tera Kya Hoga Johnny Preeti Hindi
2011 Soundtrack Gauri Hindi
2012 Midnight's Children Jamila English
2013 Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster Returns Ranjana Hindi
2013 Go Goa Gone Hardiks's ex Hindi
2013 War Chod Na Yaar Ruth Dutta Hindi [15]
2014 Mr Joe B. Carvalho ShantiPriya Phadnis Hindi
2014 Chaarfutiya Chhokare Neha Tandon Hindi
2016 31st October Tejinder Kaur Hindi
2016 Ghayal Once Again Rhea Hindi [16][17][18]
2018 Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster 3 Ranjana Hindi [19]

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  1. ^ "Soha Ali Khan khemu turns 34!". Rediff. 4 October 2012. Retrieved 14 May 2016. 
  2. ^ Mudi, Aparna (4 October 2014). "Soha Ali Khan turns 36". Zee News. Retrieved 14 May 2016. 
  3. ^ "Birthday Exclusive: Soha Ali Khan". Deccan Chronicle. Archived from the original on 24 September 2016. Retrieved 14 May 2016. 
  4. ^ "Soha Ali Khan trolled for attending Ganpati puja, says 'going to temple doesn't make me non-Muslim'". 
  5. ^ "Mom wants me to have a regular job like others: Soha Ali Khan". NDTV Movies. 9 January 2013. Retrieved 14 May 2016. 
  6. ^ Amraf Ashraf (26 November 2011). "Up, close and personal with Soha Ali Khan". Hindustan Times. Archived from the original on 5 February 2012. Retrieved 23 February 2012. 
  7. ^ Godrej Khelo Jeeto Jiyo
  8. ^ "Soha Ali Khan wears a bikini for 'Mr Joe B Carvalho'". 16 November 2013. Retrieved 16 November 2013. 
  9. ^ "Like mom Sharmila Tagore, Soha Ali Khan dons a bikini in Mr Joe B Carvalho". India Today. 19 November 2013. Retrieved 19 November 2013. 
  10. ^ "Soha carries own bikini to set". The Times of India. 19 November 2013. Retrieved 19 November 2013. 
  11. ^ PTI (24 July 2014). "Soha Ali Khan, Kunal Khemu get engaged". The Hindu. Retrieved 14 May 2016. 
  12. ^ Prashar, Chandni (25 January 2015). "Soha Ali Khan Marries Kunal Khemu, Saif-Kareena Play Hosts". Retrieved 14 May 2016. 
  13. ^ "The Perils of Being Moderately Famous: Soha Ali Khan’s debut book releasing in 2017",
  14. ^ "Soha Ali Khan's debut book launched at a starry evening - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2018-09-04. 
  15. ^ IANS 22 May 2013, 05.43PM IST (2013-05-22). "Soha finishes Delhi schedule for 'War Chhod Na Yaar'". The Times of India. Retrieved 2013-05-31. 
  16. ^ "Chaarfutiya Chhokare (2013) | Movie Review, Trailers, Music Videos, Songs, Wallpapers". Bollywood Hungama. Retrieved 2013-05-05. 
  17. ^ "Soha Ali Khan left bruised by molestation scene | NDTV". 2012-08-13. Retrieved 2013-05-05. 
  18. ^ "Soha enacts molestation scene". 2012-08-13. Retrieved 2013-05-05. 
  19. ^ Singh, Mohnish (2017-10-03). "Soha Ali Khan to resume work in December with Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster 3! - Eastern Eye". Eastern Eye. Retrieved 2017-10-04. 

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