Sonam Kapoor has been honored by ET Panache with a Trendsetter Award for the year 2016.
The actress who catapulted her way to the top with her nuanced performance in the blockbuster based on the Pan AM hostess Neerja ,had the audience ,industry and critics raving about her.
Apart from being a front runner this award season ,the star has also been a game-changer in the social media space and was the first celebrity in India to launch her very own app
Sonam Kapoor who has been an inspiration to millions of women in India – credits women like her mother Sunita Kapoor , Amrita Sher-Gil, Meryl Streep ,Neerja Bhanot and Sarojini Naidu among others for inspiring her.
Says Sonam, ” I like people who have passion. Amrita Sher-Gil came to India in search of her own voice. Sarojini Naidu. Neerja Bhanot. These people were the best versions of themselves and that’s what I aspire to be. I just read Meryl Streep’s autobiography. She lives her life with dignity. Diane Keaton, Jennifer Lawrence, Emma Watson are all incredible. I like funny girls, so one trendsetter is Tina Fey. “