Anil Kapoor and daughter Sonam Kapoor, who are in London to promote
their home production Aisha, bonded with Karan Johar. The
producer-director, who is also there, had dinner with the duo at
Nobu, an upscale restaurant. The senior actor and KJo became close
since the time Sonam was signed for Dharma Productions' I Hate
Luv Storys. His younger daughter Rhea has been an AD on some
Sonam is currently on a two-day break from shooting Pankaj
Kapoor's Mausam in Scotland. When Anil heard Karan was
also in London, he invited him out to dinner. The fashionable
director-producer turned up and brought a branded carry-on bag as a
gift for his host.
A source adds, "The Kapoor papa and daughter caught up after
weeks of being apart. The last time they met was in Scotland when
he had flown down for her birthday (June 9). Karan and Sonam were
meeting after the release of IHLS, so there was a lot to
catch up on. "
Talking about the father and daughter promoting Aisha,
a source says, "Sonam is getting tremendous international exposure
because of Anil's global status. They have been interviewed by
London's premier media people including those from CNN, BBC and
Karan Johar says, "Anil, Sonam and I met for dinner. Anil is my
friend. He had admired a bag I was carrying so I gifted him a
Incidentally, Shahrukh Khan, also in UK filming his sci-fi flick
R.a.1 , wasn't part of this group.