Sonya Jehan

Sonya Jehan

Born: January 01,1970

Spouse: Vivek Narain

Height: 5 feet 4 inches

Biography: Sonya Jehan is a Pakistani actress who has done few films in Bollywood. Her father Akbar Hussain Rizvi was Pakistani and Florence Rizvi a French national. Her original name is Sonya Rizvi but she changed her last name to Jehan in honour of her grandmother and renowned singer Noor Jehan. Jehan made her screen debut with a leading role in the 2005 romantic film Taj Mahal: An Eternal Love Story, which was moderately successful at the box office. Her portrayal of Mumtaz Mahal, was widely appreciated. Jehan subsequently gathered recognition for more prominent roles in films like Khoya Khoya Chand (2007), My Name is Khan (2010) and The Reluctant Fundamentalist (2013—Hollywood film). Apart from acting, she is an entrepreneur and the owner of one of Karachi's French restaurants, Cafe Flo.

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