Like her cousins, Shanaya Kapoor the daughter of Sanjay Kapoor, dreams of ruling the silver screen of Bollywood soon someday as an actress. She has taken her first step in getting into Bollywood by working as an assistant director. Her mother Maheep Kapoor revealed this in an Instagram post that her daughter is off to Lucknow for working in a film as an assistant director. The tweet goes: “My baby’s gone to Lucknow for 2 weeks# Miss You Already# Assistant Director Life# Love You @shanayakapoor02# Proud Mama. She also detailed the tweet by some throwback pictures of her daughter and husband Sanjay Kapoor.
In an interview, Sanjay Kapoor said that Shanaya aspires to become an actress and is also working towards her goal. He also said that he has no idea when her debut movie will happen in the Bollywood world as she has just finished her 12th standard and is working towards it. “But she hasn’t signed anything till now; she’s too young. Hopefully, soon enough”. Though Shanaya has many fans on her Instagram account, Sanjay Kapoor is not too affected by the media hysteria his daughter is surrounded with. He says that he is protective about her and she having such frenzy around her makes her parents has no control about it. he also feels that she is a young girl and will go out for movies and restaurants and they as parents cannot lock her up in the house for her getting clicked.
When asked by the media about his future projects, Sanjay Kapoor replied that he is currently shooting for Abhishek Sharma’s ‘The Zoya Factor’ which also has Sonam Kapoor. Sanjay will be playing the role of a father of Sonam Kapoor in this movie. The film is also believed to feature Dulquer Salmaan and it will be seen in the theatres on April 5 in this year. We are all waiting to see this new face soon in movies and we also hope she garners as much fame and success as her other family members have received from Bollywood.