Anil Kapoor is a proud father after Sonam Kapoor wins the Filmfare award for Neerja

�So proud of you, Sonam Kapoor. Not just for the award, but also for your choices & decisions� You know who you are & you�ve never backed down from a challenge and that�s amazing to watch as a father and actor� Congratulations beta�,� said a proud father Anil Kapoor

Anil Kapoor is a proud father after Sonam Kapoor wins the Filmfare award for Neerja

At the Filmfare award function that took place last night, actor Sonam Kapoor was awarded the Filmfare Best Actor (Female) Critics’ Choice for her performance in Neerja.

Her father, Anil Kapoor couldn’t hold his excitement and showered a lot of appreciation and praise on his daughter. The proud father took to his social media and posted a picture of young Sonam. The caption read, “So proud of you.”

“Not just for the award, but also for your choices & decisions… You know who you are & you’ve never backed down from a challenge and that’s amazing to watch as a father and actor… Congratulations beta…,” wrote the 60-year-old actor.





The director of Neerja, Ram Madhvani also congratulated Sonam for her performance and mentioned he was proud of her. He wrote, “@sonamkapoor best actress critics award #JioFilmfareAwards feels great and I’m so proud.We know so much is thanks to @vinod_rawat."

Apart from family, even friends from the media took to their social media to wish and congratulate the actress for her stellar performance in Neerja.

Neerja is a film based on the life of Pan Am flight attendant, late Neerja Bhanot, who saved the lives of the passengers and crew on board the flight that was hijacked in 1986.