Born: May 14, 1987
Age : 27
Birthplace : Mumbai
Zarine Khan, might have been written off as the look alike of Katrina Kaif early in her career, but the actress is now beginning to be reckoned for her won talent in Bollywood. Zarine was aspiring to be a doctor but with a turn of fate she entered Bollywood with the film Veer in 2009. The pretty actress was cast in the film after she went to watch the shooting of the film Yuvraj where Salman Khan spotted her and took her to Anil Sharma , the director of Veer. Thanks to her Charming looks she was cast in the film in the role of Princess Yashodra in the story set in the nineteenth century India. Veer was based on the Pindari Revolution in 1835 in Rajastan. Though a lukewarm success at box office, the film got Zarine a big debut as the lady of Salman Khan.
In the same year Zarine was nominated as he best actress in Debut in several awards. With this Zarine shot into fame and became a known face on the ramp as a showstopper. Later she once again teamed up Salman Khan for the item number in the film Ready that had Salman and Asin in the lead. The song , “ Character Dheela Hain “ became a huge hit and the film went on to become the highest grosser of the year. Later in the year 2012, she played a leading girl in the multistarrer Houseful 2 which was a comedy. This was a Sajid Khan directed film for which she played the love interest of Rithiesh Deshmukh. In the film, she shared the screen with Akshay Kumar, Asin, Jacqueline Fernadese, Rithiesh Deshmukh and others. Once again Zarine played a glamorous role and sizzled on the screen.
Recently Zarine headed towards the southern industry and appeared in hit item number in the film Naan Rajavagira Pogire. The actress danced in the hot item number and played the small role of Malgove. Following this she signed a Punjabi film for a leading role which released in 2013. Jatt James Bond, in which she played the loveable character of Lalli gave her recognition as an actress. The film was a box office success.
Zarine is a popular figure on stage shows and ramp shows. She performs in award function and other dance shows. She endorses Sweet dreams lounge wear. She is the face of Shamikha group of educational institutions.
Zarine is gearing up for the release of her next film , Partner 2, which is sequel of the hit film Partner. She is also working on few projects in southern industry.