Nargis Fakhri WikiNargis Fakhri is an American model and actress. She made her debut in bollywood with the movie Rockstar opposite Ranbir Kapoor. She has appeared on America's Next Top Model and was last seen in the 2013 political thriller Madras Cafe. She also did a special song in Shahid Kapoor's Phata Poster Nikla Hero. Fakhri has recently worked in movie Main Tera Hero opposite Varun Dhawan and Ileana D'cruz.
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. New York based Nargis was featured in the 2009 Kingfisher swimsuit calendar. 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). One of the key requirement for a Hindi film heroine is to get her 'naach gaana' in place and so Nargis is looking forward to hitting the floors. She likes to play Tennis, volleyball and soccer in free time to keep body fit and fabulous.
Personal profileName : Nargis Fakhri
Birthday(Date of Birth): 20 October 1979
Age : 34 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)
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.
CareerNargis sits 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. She was invited to the Board in 2013 by Founder and Chairman, Ali Naqvi. She advises on Hollywood and Bollywood entertainment related business. She had worked with many modelling agencies :
.Ford Models - Print, New York, US
.Planet Models, Mumbai, India
.Lenis Models, London, UK
.CESD - TV, New York, US
BoyfriendNargis Fakhri is quite unhappy and sad about her numerous link-up rumors with Bollywood actors and businessmen. According to the reports she was linked up earlier with Shahid Kapoor and Ranbir Kapoor. Her latest alleged link up is with actor Uday Chopra.
In Main Tera HeroModel-actress Nargis Fakhri is seen in rom com Main Tera Hero alongwith Varun Dhawan and ileana d'cruz.Fakhri is seen as a rich, spoilt brat in Main Tera Hero. She is playing the role of Ayesha, who is a don's daughter. Anupam Kher is playing father and Nargis is his little princess, who gets everything that she wants. Surprisingly Nargis has done good job in the movie
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."
Nargis Fakhri and Ileana D'CruzThe stunning actress Nargis Fakhri has turned dietician for her recent release film 'Main Tera Hero'. Nargis, who herself shed weight by going on a special juice diet, made her co-star Illeana D'Cruz try the same for one of the scenes in the film.
Nargis Fakhri and Uday ChopraBollywood's secret couple Uday Chopra and Nargis Fakhri have never admitted to being in a relationship but they often openly flirt on the social networking site Twitter. Duo were spotted holidaying in Maldives. This time shutterbugs have managed to capture the stunning Nargis Fakhri in a black bikini holidaying in Maldives with boyfriend Uday Chopra.
Latest NewsBollywood actress Nargis Fakhri will now making her debut in Hollywood film to be directed by Paul Feig. According to the sources she will be seen as a sexy agent in a Fox production starring Jason Statham of 'Transporter' fame and Melissa McCarthy who was last seen 'The Heat'
Heer in RockstarNargis Fakri played the character of Heer Kaul, Mandy's elder sister in Rockstar. She has been saddled with the most complex character in the film, and given her halting Hindi and lack of experience in acting. The movie and her role was appreciated by everyone.
Nargis Fakhri in Madras cafeShoojit Sircar's Madras Cafe has John Abraham and Nargis Fakhri in the lead. Nargis was seen speaking her lines in her own voice. She played a European journalist in the movie.
2013 Madras Cafe
2013 Phata Poster Nikhla Hero (special appearance)
2014 Main Tera Hero
Upcoming movies2014 Shaukeen remake