Kareena Kapoor WikiKareena Kapoor also known as Kareena Kapoor Khan is an Indian actress who appears in Bollywood films. She made her acting debut in the 2000 with war drama - Refugee. She is popular for her variety of characters from contemporary romantic dramas to comedies. Kareena has received six Filmfare Awards, and has rooted herself as a leading actress of Hindi cinema. She was seen in R. Balki's rom-com titled Ki and Ka.
Personal ProfileName : Kareena Kapoor
Nickname : Bebo
Date of Birth : 21 September 1980
Age : 35 years
Height : 5'3"
Place of birth : Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Education Qualification : Law from Government Law College in Churchgate
Zodiac sign : Virgo
Hair Colour : Brown
Debut movie : Refugee
BiographyKareena Kapoor was born on 21 September, 1980 to Randhir Kapoor and Babita. She began training at an acting institute in Mumbai under the supervision of Kishore Namit Kapoor, who is a member of the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII).
FamilyKareena is the younger daughter of the yesteryears star couple Randhir Kapoor and Babita. She is the sister of Karisma Kapoor, who is also a great bollywood actress. She is the grand daughter of actor and filmmaker Raj Kapoor and niece of actor Rishi Kapoor. Her husband Saif Ali Khan is an adorable actor of the Bollywood.
CareerKareena Kapoor, who is a trained actress has started her career with the movie "Refugee" in the year 2000. Her performance was highly acclaimed by critics and earned her the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut.
Since then Kareena has done different types of roles in her movies. She also endorses several brands like Anne French, Airtel, Citizen Watches, Globus Fashion, Head and Shoulders, Lavie Handbags and many more.
Marriage/Husband Saif Ali KhanKareena Kapoor got married to the famous bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan and is leading a pleasant life. They tied the knot in 16 October 2012 after five-years of courtship.
In Udta Punjab MovieKareena Kapoor Khan will be seen in Raj Kumar Gupta's Udta Punjab. Kareena plays the role of Dr. Shivani Gupta in the film. Her character leaves her practice in a city to move to the interiors of Punjab to tackle the drug menace.
Education/QualificationKareena did her schooling from Jamnabai Narsee school in Mumbai, then Welham Girls boarding school in Dehradun. Upon graduating from the boarding school, she studied Commerce for two years in Mithibai College in Vile Parle, Mumbai. She then registered for a three-month summer course in microcomputer at harvard university in the United States. She later enrolled at the Govt. law college in churchgate. After Studying Law for one year she left the Law and started her career in acting.
InterviewIs Hollywood an avenue that you would like to pursue?
No. Los Angeles (USA) is not for me. The way Priyanka has put India out there, and done so well for herself, is amazing. I feel proud of her. But my priorities are different. I don't see Hollywood as an avenue. I want to be an actor, a wife, and lot of other things in my life.
What excites you about doing a role?
I am a very instinctive actor. When someone narrates a script, I know it in my gut whether I want to do the film or not. If I feel I won't gel with a person, I tell them clearly. The length of the role has never mattered to me, as long as the script is good.
Family BackgroundFather's Name : Randhir Kapoor
Mother's Name : Babita Kapoor
Spouse : Saif Ali Khan(Actor)
Sister : Karisma Kapoor
Grandfather : Raj Kapoor
Grandmother : Krishna
Great-grandfather : Prithviraj Kapoor
Great-great-grandfather : Dewan Basheswarnath Kapoor
Uncle : Rishi and Rajiv kapoor
Cousin Brother : Ranbir Kapoor
Niece : Samaira
Nephew : Kiaan Raj Kapoor
The younger generation admires and loves you. How do you feel about that?
I think it's sweet. They are being kind. The fact is that it doesn't matter. I am happy to be working with them. I don't take criticism or compliments seriously.
In Ki and KaKareena Kapoor Khan was seen in R Balki's Rom-com movie titled Ki and Ka. She was seen opposite Arjun Kapoor. Kareena played a career driven ambitious corporate wife and Arjun was seen as a supportive husband who loves to stay at home.
Filmography2001 Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham...
2007 Jab We Met
2009 3 Idiots
2010 Golmaal 3
2012 Talaash: The Answer Lies Within
2014 Singham Returns
2015 Bajrangi Bhaijaan
2016 Ki and Ka
Upcoming movieUdta Punjab