Born: July 16, 1984 (age 29)
Birthplace : Hong Kong, China
Height: 1.74 m
Weight : 127 pounds or 58 kg
Figure : 34-26-37 in
Bio – A few years ago Katrina Kaif was most unlikely to be reckoned amongst the top actresses in Bollywood. Flop films and a beauty that overpowers all her performances. That was Katrina. Been born in a parentage of an Indian father and a British mother, Katrina did not have an easy access to Bollywood if it was not for her success as a model.
After appearing in the Kingfisher calendar, there followed many other successful assignments in all of which the beautiful Katrina won applause for her extremely professional attitude. Not long after she became a known face, she was casted in Boom as a seducing model. The film though bombed at the box office, gave Katrina a launch vehicle. About the film, she later said, “It was an initial part of my career and I signed the film in total ignorance of the credibility of the plot.”
This was followed by films in which the charming damsel was seen as nothing more than an arm candy. Humko Diwana Kar Gaye , Partner, Mene Pyar Kyu Kiya were films of which it was said she bagged them because her influential boyfriend Salman Khan. Well, it would not be wrong to say, she was known more as Salman’s girl than for her work. Welcome, Singh Is King were films where her presence was least felt. Namaste London gave her ample scope of performance and Katrina was no week to let go the opportunity.
Katrina Kaif looked every inch the character of an Indian girl brought up in London totally influenced by modern culture and least appreciating her Indian roots. Many mistook her playing herself because she is known to be from London. But in reality, Katrina stayed in London only three years prior to her arrival in India for her modeling assignments. With no knowledge of Hindi and Indian culture, in other words totally foreign to India, Katrina came a long way in learning Hindi and improving her dialogue delivery.
In no time, thanks to her appealing goddess like appearance, she became a queen of the world of endorsements. From Veet to Panasonic and Slice, she was a face that sells a large number of products in India. Films like Meri Brother Ki Dulhan, Yuvraaj, Ajab Prem Ki Gajab Kahaani all provided her immense potential to perform. But as always happens to beautiful faces, the acting is noticed only next to beauty. What has been crucially contributory o her career is the two extremely popular item songs Sheela ki Jawani and Chikni Chameli.
Today she is the most searched celebrity on the web. Her popularity is sprawling and with Dhoom 3 waiting to be released, Katrina is all set to woo the audience once again.
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