Katrina Kaif is a British-Indian actress in Bollywood.
Full Name: Katrina Turquotte
Born: 16th July, 1983, Hong Kong
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Parents: Mohammad Kaif, Suzzane Turquotte
Katrina Kaif, aka Kat, is amongst 100 sexiest women in the world. She was born on 16th July, 1983 in Hong Kong. Katrina Kaif was born to a Kashmiri father, Mohammad Kaif, and a British mother Sussana Turquotte. Her parents divorced when she was very young, and she has 7 siblings.
A beautiful actress, Katrina Kaif, started of her career as a former model and then finally moved into Bollywood movies. Her ever first job which she got for a modelling was at the age of fourteen. She got the offer for jewellery campaign, and that changed her life forever. In 2003, she got her first full-length movie by Kaizad Gustad, in Boom. She also acted in the Telugu movies named Malliswari and Allari Pidugu.
In 2005, she got her first major Hindi film role in David Dhawan’s film, Maine Pyar Kyun Kiya?, next to Slaman Khan, Sushmita Sen and Sohail Khan. Things then all together changed in her life. In 2006, she got an opportunity to act as a lead role with co-actor Akshay Kumar that appreciated her performance in audience. During this period, her voice was dubbed by dubbing artists such as Moba Ghosh Shetty, since she was mumbling in Hindi and other Indian languages.
In 2007, she acted again with Akshay Kumar in Namaste London, which followed great movies in the next few years such as Partner and Welcome in 2007, Singh is Kingg and Race in 2008 and New York in 2009. Katrina is born and brought up in English, so of course her accent will also have a British touch, just because of that reason her Non-Resident Indian role in movies played a very positive point for her.
In 2010 and 2011, the commercially successful films of Prakash Jha’s Rajneeti and Zoya Akhtars Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara promoted her image as proficient and meticulous actor. A gorgeous actress first time got nominated for New York as a Filmfare Best Actress. Currently, in 2013, which broke all the records and rang among the highest-grossing Bollywood films of all time, Dhoom 3 proved to be her remarkable acting in the movie.
Other than her movies, she was also in the media for some or the other reasons. The main reason was her relationship status. In 2008, she got into serious relationship with Salman and was known as Salman’s long term girlfriend, which ended in 2012. She pursued her studies in engineering at the age of 17 in London, but she was more interested to go into acting and modeling, so she finally decided to come to India and explore her wishes. She is a very bold and hard-working actress. Her bollywood ‘thumke’, and acting established herself as a leading up to date actress of Bollywood. The main news is that she is the highest-paid actresses in Bollywood, and currently she is into relationship with Ranbir Kapoor.