Soha Ali Khan is the daughter of former actress Sharmila Tagore and former cricketer Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi. She is the younger sister of Saif Ali Khan.
She has a sound academic background, having attended the Oxford University and the London School of Economics and Political Sciences. She was working for Citibank in Mumbai before she decided to enter films and debuted with Dil Maange More, opposite Shahid Kapur.
Soha has worked in Bengali films but acquired a fan following after her performance in Rang De Basanti.
Soha is currently dating Siddharth Narayan, one of her co-stars in Rang De Basanti.