Nargis Fakhri WikiNargis Fakhri is an American model and actress popular in bollywood. She has made her debut in bollywood with the movie Rockstar opposite Ranbir Kapoor. Fakhri was seen in the movie Housefull 3 opposite Abhishek Bachchan. Now she will be seen in upcoming movie Banjo.
Personal profileName : Nargis Fakhri
Date of Birth : 20 October 1979
Age : 36 years
Birth Place : Queens, Newyork, United States
Height : 5 feet 7 inches
Profession : Modeling and Acting
Father : Mohammed A. Fakhri (Pakistani)
Mother : Marie Fakhri (Czechoslovakian)
Religion : Muslim
Zodiac Sign : Libra
Debut Film : 'Rockstar' (2011)
BiographyNargis Fakhri was born on 20 October, 1979 in Queens, New York, USA to a Pakistani father Mohammed A. Fakhri and a Czech mother Marie A. Fakhri. She was the first girl to be recalled twice on "America's Next Top Model" (2003) and also the first girl of Pakistan in the history of "America's Next Top Model" (2003). She likes to play Tennis, volleyball and soccer in free time to keep body fit and fabulous.
FamilyNargis mother is Czech and her father is of Pakistani origin. She has one sister Aliya Fakhri. Her parents were divorced, when she was six or seven years old.
Latest NewsEarlier it was reported that, Nargis Fakhri has left India forever because she now wants to live with her family. But refuting the reports, Nargis posted, "Looking forward to finishing my assignment in the US and being back to start promoting #Banjo in a few weeks!!! #noplanstoquit #hatersgonnahate #allelsearebaselessrumours."
In BanjoNargis Fakhri will soon be seen opposite Riteish Deshmukh in the upcoming flick Banjo. She will play an NRI coming from America in the movie. The film traces the story of banjo players from Maharashtra.
CareerNargis made her Bollywood film debut in Imtiaz Ali's musical romantic drama Rockstar in 2011. She starred opposite John Abraham in Shoojit Sircar's political thriller Madras Cafe (2013). In 2014, Fakhri appeared alongside Varun Dhawan and Ileana D'Cruz in David Dhawan's comedy Main Tera Hero. The film was a financial success, but received mixed reviews from critics.
Nargis was invited on the Board of Advisors for the MindShare Ventures Group, a New York City-based company that dwells in several business areas, including fashion, tech, healthcare, commodities, real estate and entertainment by Founder and Chairman, Ali Naqvi. She advises on Hollywood and Bollywood entertainment related business.
Boyfriend/DatingAs per the reports, Nargis is very much single and is not dating anyone. About her link-up with actor Uday Chopra, she said, "Uday Chopra is a person who will be a part of my life for the rest of my life. He is the most amazing human being who I have ever met in my entire life not just in India but around the world. If anyone is his friend that person is lucky to have him in his life."
Yoga/FitnessNargis is known for her fit body and her favourite hobbies include cooking, meditation and yoga. The cute actress never misses an opportunity to talk about the benefits of a healthy lifestyle. She is quite a health freak who has started sharing fitness tips with her fans on Twitter. Nargis said "A healthy lifestyle is not just about working out and looking good. It is about positive mental attitude, healthy food choices and participating in activities you enjoy."
2013 Madras Cafe
2013 Phata Poster Nikhla Hero (special appearance)
2014 Main Tera Hero
2014 Kick in the song Yaar Na Miley
2016 Housefull 3
Forthcoming movies2016 Dishoom