Katrina Kaif is an Indian actress who inspite of being born and raised in foreign shores was able to become one of the highest paid film stars in Bollywood.
Age and Height
Katrina Kaif was born on 16th July 1983 in Hong Kong and is 35 years as of 2018. She is 5 feet 6 inches tall.
Katrina Kaif is unmarried though news of her being in a relationship with different Bollywood stars has been hitting headlines ever since she ventured into Bollywood. Initially, she was rumoured to be in a relationship with Salman Khan. Incidentally, it was Salman Khan who brought Katrina into public fame.
The news of Katrina being in a relationship with Akshay Kumar also hit the headlines, though the news did not gain much ground. Katrina has also been into an alleged relationship with Ranbir Kapoor for six years, though both parted ways later.
Born to Mohammed Kaif and Suzanne Turquotte, Katrina Kaif has 6 sisters namely Isabel Kaif, Christine Raphael Duran Spencer, Natacha Turquotte, Melissa Turquotte Roberts, Stephanie Turquotte and Sonia Lee Turquotte. She also has one brother named Michael Duran.
Career began early for Katrina Kaif as she won a beauty contest in Hawaii at the age of 14 and was offered a modelling assignment. She appeared on regular basis in London Fashion Week and later in India Fashion Week which propelled her career further in the Indian film industry.
Her Bollywood career began 2003 with an erotic heist film named Boom, followed by Ram Gopal Verma’s “Sarkar” in 2005. Thereafter she appeared in “Maine Pyar Kyun Kiya”.
Her fortunes changed with a dominating lead role in “Namaste London” in which she played the character of a British Girl and featured alongside Akshay Kumar.
Kabir Khan’s “New York “ won her much needed critics acclaim and she later played a lead role in movies like “Tiger Zinda Hai” and “Phantom”. In 2018 she has played the lead role in “Thugs of Hindustan”
Though there have been some controversies over her relationship with her co-stars including Salman Khan, a worth mentioning is Katrina’s visit to Ajmer Sharif Dargah during the shooting of “Namaste London”. The actress went in a mini skirt to the Dargah and this created much furore with religious leaders.
Katrina likes Yorkshire pudding, cheesecake, kheer, steamed fish and grilled vegetables. She loves travelling, painting, playing chess and reading. Her favourite musicians are Radiohead, Muse, and Coldplay.
Katrina has won numerous awards through her career with the major ones being IIFA award for style of the year in 2008, Stardust award for Breakthrough performance in 2006, ITA Scroll of Honour in 2009, Star Guild award for best entertainer in 2011 and Screen award for best actress in 2011 and 2013 among a host of others.
Katrina is half British and half Indian which gives her a unique personality.
|Real Name||Katrina Kaif|
|Famous Role||Meera Thapar in Jab Tak Hai Jaan|
|Height (In Cm)||174|
|Date of Birth||1983-7-16|
|Home Town||Not known|
|Birth Place||Hong Kong|
|Education Qualification||Not known|