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The word ‘Versatile’ must be replaced with the word ‘Katrina Kaif’. One of the most Versatile, Hard Working and dedicated actress of Indian Cinema, Katrina Kaif is an Indian Actress who mainly works in Hindi Films.
She was born with the name of Katrina Turquotte but further changes it to Katrina Kaif as she thought Kaif would be pronounced easily. She established herself as a well-known face of Bollywood and one of the highest-paid Bollywood actresses. She achieved all this fame in a very short span.
Height / Weight / Age
This Sizzling actress seems like a doll with a tall height of 174 in centimeters and 5’8” in feet &inches. Born on 16 July 1983 this stunning lady has turned 37 years old in the year 2020. Her weight measures 55 in kilograms and 121 lbs in pounds.
She has a pretty face which is complemented by her beautiful Brown eyes and Black hair. Her figure measurements are 34 inches breast, 26 inches waist, and 34 inches hips.
According to the sources, the estimated net worth of Katrina Kaif is around 637.5 crores in INR.
Education / Family
Katrina was born and brought up in Hong Kong and London respectively. She is the dearest daughter of British businessman Mohammed Kaif and an English lawyer & charity worker Suzanne Turquotte. She grew up with one brother Michael, Three elder sisters named Stephanie, Christine, and Natasha, and three younger sisters named Melissa, Sonia, and Isabel.
She completed her schooling through homeschooling by her mother, tutors, and also did correspondence courses because her family moved to different countries after her birth. There is no information about her further academic qualifications.
|Real Name||Katrina Turquotte|
|Nickname||Kat, Katy, Katz, Sambo|
|Birth Place||Hong Kong|
|Date Of Birth||16 July 1983|
|Age||37 years old (As of 2020)|
|Height||In centimeters – 174 cm
In feet inches –5’8”
|Weight||in kilograms- 55 kg
in pounds- 121 lbs
|Profession||Actress and Model|
|Home Town||London, United Kingdom|
|Debut||Film Debut: Boom (2003)|
|Fathers Name||Mohammed Kaif (British businessman of Kashmiri descent)
|Mothers Name||Suzanne Turquotte
|Sister||Elder: Stephanie, Christine, and Natasha,
Younger: Melissa, Sonia, and Isabel
Career / Fashion And Style
She won the beauty pageant at the age of 14 held in Hawaii. After this, in London, she commenced her professional modeling. She was noticed by filmmaker Kaizad Gustad at one of her fashion shows and further he cast her in his film Boom in 2003. But the film met a disastrous end at the box office.
It was reported that the film was flopped due to her bad command in Hindi. Furthermore, she worked very hard to learn Hindi. After learning Hindi she featured in several Hindi films including mastery London (2007), Welcome (2007), Singh Is Kinng (2008), Mere Brother Ki Dulhan (2011).
Despite Bollywood films, she marked her appearance in Telugu and Malayalam films like Malliswari in 2004, Allari Pidugu in 2005, and Balram vs. Tharadas in 2006. After a string of films in which she was cast to add glamour she now remarked that she was tired of “arm candy” roles and was looking for more substantial roles.
Later to this, she appeared in Prakash Jha’s political thriller Raajneeti, the slapstick comedy Tees Maar Khan, coming-of-age dramedy Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, Kabir Khan’s espionage thriller Ek Tha Tiger, action thriller Dhoom 3, Siddharth Anand’s Bang Bang! (2014), Anurag Basu’s comedy-adventure film Jagga Jasoos, period action-adventure film Thugs of Hindostan. In 2019 she once again collaborated with Salman in the movie Bharat.
Boyfriends, Affairs, Husband, and More
She had an affair with Salman Khan after entering the Bollywood but they broke up in 2010. Further, she dated Ranbir Kapoor but their relationship doesn’t work properly for a long period and they go far apart due to their personal reasons.
|Boyfriends||Salman Khan (Actor)
Ranbir Kapoor (Actor)
Here we are providing you the list of her favorite things.
|Favorite Actors||Robert Pattinson, Leonardo DiCaprio, Johnny Depp, and Hrithik Roshan|
|Favorite Actress||Kajol, Madhuri Dixit, and Penelope Cruz|
|Favorite Musical Instrument||Not Known|
|Favorite Singer(s)||Coldplay, Muse, Radiohead|
|Favorite Sport||Cricket and Chess|
|Favorite Food||Dosa, Cup-cake, lamb chops with salad & baby potatoes, grilled vegetables, Yorkshire pudding, cheesecake, kheer, cinnamon rolls, steamed fish|
|Favorite Films||Tanu Weds Manu Returns, Casablanca, Gone with the Wind, Umrao Jaan, Dil Dhadakne Do|
|Favorite Books||All books by Sidney Sheldon|
|Favorite Cricketer||Irfan Pathan and Rahul Dravid|
|Favorite Perfume||Narciso Rodriguez For Her|
|Favorite Musicians or Bands||Mainland China, and Wasabi by Morimoto at The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, Hakkasan, Harrods Georgian Restaurant, Alloro, Aqua Kyoto|
|Favorite Destinations||London, Italy, Spain, Dubai, and Havana|
|Favorite Color(s)||Pink, White, Mauve|
Some Interesting Facts About Katrina Kaif
- “Sambo” is her nickname which was given by Ranbir Kapoor.
- In 2004 she charged a whopping amount of 7.5 Million for a Telugu Film Malliswari.
- Emilio Pucci gifted her a silver dress worth 2 lakh in INR.
- She used to drink alcohol.
- She is the first Bollywood actress to have a Barbie doll crafted in her image.
- She charges 6-7 crores per film.