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Katrina Kaif is an British Indian model turned actress popular in bollywood. She has also appeared in Telugu and Malayalam films. Despite receiving mixed reviews from critics for her acting skills, she has established herself as a commercially successful actress of Hindi cinema. She has been named Asia's sexiest woman by British Newspaper Eastern Eye for multiple times.


Katrina 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 in origin. Katrina has seven sibblings. She pursued her engineering studies in London at the age of 17, but she was not interested in that field. She always wanted to be in the modeling and the glamour industry. She has definitley worked hard to reach to the position where she is today. In her short career in the hindi film industry, she has already worked with some of the biggest banners and filmmakers in the industry. Although controversy has occasionally encircled her. The year 2012 has been lucky for her as she got the chance to work with the Three Khans in the same year.


Katrina started her career with modeling at the early age of fourteen. She continued modeling in London under a contract with the Models 1 Agency and did campaigns for houses such as La Senza and Arcadius, and even walked on the London Fashion Week. She started her career as a model with photographer Atul Kasbekar, she received advertisements from LG, Cola, Fevicol, Lakme, and Veet but she was noticed with the Lakme commercial. She got her first break from the movie Boom (2003) and was discovered by the London based filmmaker Kaizad Gustad, who gave her the role in his film Boom (2003). She got recognized in 2005 with the film Sarkar, where she played the role of Abhishek Bachchan's girlfriend, and she was paired opposite Salman Khan in the movie Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya (2005).

Katrina kaif biography

Personal Details

Birth Name : Katrina Kaif
Nickname : Kat
Birthday : July 16, 1983
Age : 30 years
Birth place : Hong Kong
Father Name : Mohammed Kaif
Mother Name : Susanna Turcotte
Religion : Islam
Profession : Actress, Model
Debut Movie : Boom (2003)
Favourite Designers : Vikram Phadnis, Gucci, Valentino, Versace

Height and Weight details

Height : 5'7"
in centimeters(cm): 174 cm
in inch : 68.50 inch
in feet : 5 feet 7 inch
in meters : 1.74 m
Height with shoes : 5'9"-5'11"
Weight : 127 pounds or 58 kg

Personal Life

Katrina's romantic relationships, has been a great subject to the media. After years of speculations Katrina admitted in a 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, almost an incurable romantic. She always prefers to wear comfortable non-revealing clothes when at home and above all dislikes make-up. She admits that she was lonely in the beginning, but now has several friends.

Latest buzz
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Currently, she is dating the handsome actor Ranbir Kapoor. They duo were spotted at many places. The Bollywood's beautiful couple had even flew abroad and spent some quality time together. She also attracted Ranbir Kapoor's mother with her charming looks and if rumours had to believe then, Ranbir is going to marry her soon.

Early life

Kaif was born in Hong Kong to an Indian Kashmiri father, Mohammed Kaif, and an English mother, Suzanne Turquotte, both are British citizens. When she was very young her parents got divorced. Katrina stated once, "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, after that they moved 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 where she and her family were stayed for a few months each. After moving from many other countries of East Europe they moved to Hawaii and finally moved to her mother's home country, England. It is widely known that Katrina Kaif is from London, in fact, before moving to Mumbai she only lived there for three years.

Aaliya in Dhoom : 3

Katrina Kaif was seen in a glamorous role of Aaliya - The Acrobat Diva opposite Aamir who essays double role in the movie. Katrina looks smashing with her perfect dance moves puts a great show together in her opening. She is praised by all for her amazing dance moves in the Kamli song.

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