Katrina Kaif WikiKatrina Kaif is a British Indian model-turned-actress popular in Bollywood. She has also been part of Telugu and Malayalam films. Despite receiving mixed reviews from critics for her acting skills, she has established herself as a commercially successful actress in Hindi cinema. She has been named as Asia's sexiest woman by British Newspaper Eastern Eye for multiple times. She was seen in Abhishek Kapoor's movie Fitoor.
BiographyKatrina Kaif was born on 16 July 1983 in Hong-Kong. Her Father, Mohammed Kaif is of Indian-Kashmiri origin and Mother Susanna Turcotte is of English origin. When she came to India, she changed her surname to that of her father's Kaif, because it was Indian by name. Katrina has seven sibblings. She always wanted to do modelling. With her short career in the hindi film industry, she has already worked with some of the biggest banners and filmmakers. Although controversies have occasionally encircled her. The year 2012 was lucky for her as she got the chance to work with all the three Khans of bollywood.
CareerKatrina has started her career with modelling at an early age of 14. She continued with modelling in London under a contract with the Models 1 Agency and did campaigns for houses such as La Senza and Arcadius, even walked on the London Fashion Week ramp. She started her career as a model with photographer Atul Kasbekar and received advertisement assignments from LG, Cola, Fevicol, Lakme and Veet but she was noticed with the Lakme commercial. She got her first Bollywood break from the movie Boom (2003) and was discovered by the London based filmmaker Kaizad Gustad. She got recognition in 2005 with the film Sarkar, where she played the role of Abhishek Bachchan's girlfriend and in the same year was paired opposite Salman Khan in the movie Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya (2005).
Personal DetailsBirth Name : Katrina Kaif
Nickname : Kat
Birthday : July 16, 1983
Birth place : Hong Kong
Age : 32 years
Height : 5'7"
Weight : 127 pounds or 58 kg
Zodaic Sign : Cancer
Father's Name : Mohammed Kaif
Mother's Name : Susanna Turcotte
Religion : Islam
Profession : Actress, Model
Debut Movie : Boom (2003)
Favourite Designers : Vikram Phadnis, Gucci, Valentino, Versace
Boyfriend/DatingAccording to the reports, Katrina Kaif is in a serious relationship with the handsome actor Ranbir Kapoor. The duo have been spotted at many places. The Bollywood's beautiful couple even flew abroad to spent some quality time together. The couple is in a live-in relationship.
Personal LifeKatrina's romantic relationships have been a great subject to the media. After years of speculation Katrina admitted in 2011 magazine interview that she was in a serious relationship with actor Salman Khan for several years which ended in 2010. She is very emotional, sensitive and concerned about her privacy. She always prefers to wear comfortable, non-revealing clothes when at home and above all dislikes make-up. She loves the film industry but at the same time, she is also a homebody. She was always a shy Cancerian child and didn't speak to anyone in school. She was not very popular and nobody really liked her in school.
In FitoorFitoor is an Indian romantic drama film. It starred Tabu, Katrina Kaif and Aditya Roy Kapur in lead roles. The film was produced by Siddharth Roy Kapur and directed by Abhishek Kapoor and was based on Charles Dickens novel Great Expectations. Katrina has played the role of Firdaus. She said, "It's basically about a mother who has been extremely jilted by her lover and has become very bitter. And as a result, she is almost brainwashing and manipulating her daughter and kind of having a wrong way on love and life." The movie released on February 12, 2016.
In Baar Baar DekhoKatrina Kaif has signed a film opposite B-town's current heartthrob Sidharth Malhotra. They will be seen in Nitya Mehra's film Baar Baar Dekho produced by Farhan Akthar and Ritesh Sidhwani.
In Phantom MoviePhantom was a counter-terrorism drama film directed by Kabir Khan, and produced by Sajid Nadiadwala. The film featured Saif Ali Khan and Katrina Kaif in leading roles.
Early lifeAt a very young age, Katrina's parents got divorced. Katrina said, "My dad, has had no influence on our upbringing, on our religious or social or moral bearings." From Hong Kong, she and her family went to China, later to Japan. When she was 8 they moved to France from Japan (by boat) and also moved to Switzerland, Krakow, Berlin, Belgium, and many other East European countries, everywhere she and her family stayed for a few months. After all the countries of East Europe they moved to Hawaii, England. It is widely known that Katrina Kaif is from London but, before moving to Mumbai she only lived there for three years.