- Sonam Kapoor performed the titular position in ‘Neerja’
- “Celebrating Neerja’s courage and outlandish love for life,” Sonam
- She shared footage of Neerja Bhanot on her delivery anniversary
On Neerja Bhanot’s delivery anniversary, Sonam Kapoor remembered her by sharing throwback footage on her Instagram profile. Sonam performed the position of Neerja Bhanot within the 2016 movie Neeja. Neerja Bhanot was killed in her try to avoid wasting the passengers on Pan Am Flight 73, which was hijacked in Pakistan on September 5, 1986. Sonam Kapoor wrote in her submit, “Celebrating Neerja’s courage, charm and outlandish love for life – on her birth anniversary. Playing her was a life-altering experience for me, and I couldn’t have been more thrilled to have honoured her legacy in my own way. Every time I talk about Neerja, I just go on and on, and rightfully so – for her story till date, continues to inspire millions around the world.”
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Like yearly, Sonam Kapoor celebrated the movie’s fourth anniversary, by sharing a particular submit in February. She wrote: “Portraying a young girl from Chandigarh who saved the lives of the 359 passengers on-board Pan AM Flight 73 was not only challenging but also a great honour. As the movie completes its 4th anniversary, I would want people to recall how fear gave courage to the young Neerja Bhanot. She was the true icon of bravery, strength and sacrifice for our country.”
The Ram Madhvani-directed movie obtained a number of awards and accolades, together with two National Film Awards and 6 Filmfare Awards. Sonam Kapoor obtained a Special Mention for her position in Neerja on the sixty fourth National Film Awards. Other than, Sonam Kapoor, Neerja additionally featured Shabana Azmi, Jim Sarbh, Shekhar Ravjiani and Yogendra Tiku in pivotal roles.