Katrina Kaif is an English actress who works in Hindi films. Despite receiving mixed reviews from critics for her acting prowess, she has established herself in Bollywood and is one of India’s highest paid actresses. Kaif’s performance in the terrorism drama New York was better received, earning her a Filmfare Award for Best Actress nomination.

Birth Name

Katrina Turquotte

Nickname

Kat, Katz, Katty Kaif, Sambo

Profession

British Indian Actress, Model

Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Katrina Kaif was born on July 16, 1983 in Hong Kong.

Age

She is currently 35 years old.

Sun Sign

Cancer

Nationality

English

Ethnicity

English, Indian

Religion

Muslim

Education

Since her family relocated to different countries, she couldn’t able to get proper studies. She was home-schooled.

Family Details

  • Father – Mohammed Kaif (British businessman)
  • Mother – Susanna Turcotte (British lawyer, Social worker)
  • Siblings – Michael Kaif (Elder Brother ), Stephanie (Elder Sisters ), Christine (Elder Sisters ), Natasha (Elder Sisters), Melissa (Younger Sisters ), Sonia (Younger Sisters ), and Isabel (Younger Sisters )

Marital Status

Single

Boyfriend / Spouse

Katrina has dated –

  • Salman Khan (2003-2010)  Katrina’s first boyfriend is considered to be Salman Khan.

  • Ranbir Kapoor (2012-2016) – Then, actor Ranbir Kapoor came closer to Kat during their movie “Raajneeti”. They started dating in 2012 and reportedly broke up with Ranbir in January 2016. There were engagement rumors also during the duration of their relationship.

Physical Statistics

Height

  • In feet – 5 feet 8.5 inches
  • In centimeters – 174 cm
  • In meters – 1.74 m

Weight

  • In Kilograms – 62 kg
  • In Pounds – 137 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 35-26-37
  • Bust – 35 inches
  • Waist – 26 inches
  • Hip – 37 inches
  • Bra Size – 32C

Body Build

Slim

Body Shape

Hourglass

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Hair Color

Black

Shoe Size

She wears a size 9 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 6 (US).

Sexuality

Straight

Professional Statistics

Film Debut

She made her debut in 2003 Hindi film Boom, directed by Kaizad Gustad, which was a box office failure. Katrina became popular among the Bollywood circle with movies like  Malliswari (2004), Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya? (2005) and Namastey London (2007).

Brand Endorsements

Katrina Kaif has been affiliated with brands such as Slice, Lux, Nakshatra Jewellery and many others.

Trivia

  • She was named the World’s Sexiest Woman by FHM India straight for five years from 2008 to 2013.
  • Kaif was named the Most Powerful Women by Verve in 2009 and 2010.
  • She was named the Sexiest Asian Woman four times by UK Magazine Eastern Eye from 2008 to 2013.
  • Katrina Kaif was voted the India’s Most Beautiful Woman by People India in 2011.
  • In 2014, Kaif topped the Hot 100 list by Maxim India.
  • In 2015, Katrina became the eighth Bollywood actor to have a wax figure installed at Madame Tussauds in London.
  • She is the first Bollywood star to be featured in Peruvian photographer Mario Testino’s Towel Series.

Controversies

  • Her personal photos with Ex-boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor were leaked on internet during their trip to Ibiza.
  • During the shooting of the film Namastey London, Katrina went to Ajmer Sharif dargah in short skirt that hurt people’s religious sentiments.

Style Quotient

Cars & Bikes

Katrina Kaif ha large collection of exotic cars in her garage, including a Audi Q3, a Audi Q7, and a Mercedes ML 350.

House

She lives in a posh house in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

Filmography

Title Year Role Director(s) Notes
Boom 2003 Rina Kaif / Popdi Chinchpokli Kaizad Gustad
Malliswari 2004 Malliswari K. Vijaya Bhaskar Telugu film
Sarkar 2005 Pooja Ram Gopal Varma
Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya? 2005 Sonia David Dhawan
Allari Pidugu 2005 Swati Jayanth C. Paranjee Telugu film
Humko Deewana Kar Gaye 2006 Jia S.Yashvardhan Raj Kanwar
Balram vs. Tharadas 2006 Supriya Menon I. V. Sasi Malayalam film
Namastey London 2007 Jasmeet “Jazz” Malhotra Singh Vipul Amrutlal Shah
Apne 2007 Nandini Anil Sharma
Partner 2007 Priya Jaisingh David Dhawan
Welcome 2007 Sanjana Shankar Shetty Anees Bazmee
Race 2008 Sophia Abbas-Mustan
Singh Is Kinng 2008 Sonia Singh Anees Bazmee
Hello 2008 Storyteller Atul Agnihotri Cameo appearance
Yuvvraaj 2008 Anushka Banton Subhash Ghai
New York 2009 Maya Shaikh Kabir Khan Nominated—Filmfare Award for Best Actress
Blue 2009 Nikita “Nikki” Malhotra Anthony D’Souza Cameo appearance
2009 Jennifer “Jenny” Pinto Rajkumar Santoshi
De Dana Dan 2009 Anjali Kakkad Priyadarshan
Raajneeti 2010 Indu Pratap Prakash Jha
Tees Maar Khan 2010 Anya Khan Farah Khan
Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara 2011 Laila Zoya Akhtar
Bodyguard 2011 Herself Siddique Special appearance in the song “Bodyguard”
Mere Brother Ki Dulhan 2011 Dimple Dixit Ali Abbas Zafar Nominated—Filmfare Award for Best Actress
Agneepath 2012 Chikni Chameli Karan Malhotra Special appearance in the song “Chikni Chameli”
Ek Tha Tiger 2012 Zoya “Zee” Humaimi Kabir Khan
Jab Tak Hai Jaan 2012 Meera Thapar Yash Chopra
Main Krishna Hoon 2013 Herself Rajiv S. Ruia Cameo appearance
Bombay Talkies 2013 Herself Zoya Akhtar Special appearance in segment “Sheila Ki Jawani”
Dhoom 3 2013 Aaliya Vijay Krishna Acharya
Bang Bang! 2014 Harleen Sahni Siddharth Anand
Phantom 2015 Nawaz Mistry Kabir Khan
Fitoor 2016 Firdaus Jaan Naqvi Abhishek Kapoor
Baar Baar Dekho 2016 Diya Varma Nitya Mehra
Jagga Jasoos 2017 Shruti Sengupta Anurag Basu
Tiger Zinda Hai 2017 Zoya Ali Abbas Zafar
Welcome to New York 2018 Herself Chakri Toleti Cameo appearance
Sui Dhaaga 2018 Herself Sharat Katariya Special appearance in end-credits
Thugs of Hindostan 2018 Suraiyya Vijay Krishna Acharya
Zero 2018 Babita Kumari Anand L. Rai Post production
Bharat 2019 Aaliyah Shaikh/Paranjpayee Ali Abbas Zafar Filming

Katrina Kaif  Awards

Katrina Kaif is an Indian film actress who predominantly works in the Bollywood film industry. She has also appeared in Telugu and Malayalam films. She has received 3 Stardust Awards, 3 Zee Cine Awards, 2 Screen Awards, 1 IIFA Award and 1 Star Guild Award. Kaif has also topped various listings of India’s most attractive people, being named “World’s Sexiest Woman” by FHM 5 times, Eastern Eyes “Sexiest Asian Woman” 4 times, The Times of Indias “Most Desirable Woman” in 2010 and Peoples “Most Beautiful Woman” (India) in 2011.

Katrina Kaif Favorites

  • Favorite Actors – Hrithik Roshan, Leonardo DiCaprio, Johnny Depp, Robert Pattinson
  • Favorite Actress – Penelope Cruz, Madhuri Dixit, Kajol
  • Favorite Colors – Pink, White
  • Favorite Movies – Casablanca, Gone with the Wind, Umrao Jaan, Dil Dhadakne Do, Tanu Weds Manu Returns
  • Favorite Food – Yorkshire pudding, Cheesecake, Kheer, Cinnamon Rolls, Steamed Fish, Lamb chops with salad and baby Potatoes, Grilled vegetables
  • Favorite Books – All books by Sidney Sheldon
  • Favorite Holiday Gateway – London, Spain, Italy, Dubai
  • Favorite Perfume – Narciso Rodriguez For Her
  • Favorite Band – Muse, Radiohead, Coldplay
  • Favorite Restaurants – Mainland China, and Wasabi by Morimoto at The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in Mumbai, Hakkasan, Harrods Georgian Restaurant, Alloro, Aqua Kyoto in London
  • Favorite Author – Sidney Sheldon
  • Favorite Designers – Rina Dhaka, Tarun Tahiliani, Rocky S, Armani, Miu Miu, Prada, Versace
  • Favorite Musicians – Radiohead, Muse, Coldplay

Katrina Kaif Net Worth

Katrina Kaif net worth is estimated to be $20 million dollars as of 2019. The British actress is one of the top paid actresses in B-Town with a remuneration of Rs 4 to 6 crore per film. Katrina is a high-profile celebrity endorser who charges around US$850,000 for every endorsement deal. Even though, she had lots of bumps in her career, she has earned herself a name in the industry and the only Indian actress to have launched Barbie Dolls inspired by Kaif.

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Some Lesser Known Facts About Katrina Kaif

  • She is half Indian and half British.
  • She was born on the 16th of July 1963 in Hong Kong to a British-Indian father and English mother.
  • Katrina Kaif started her modelling career when she was 17, who was later discovered by London-based filmmaker Kaizad Gustad for a role in he 2003 erotic heist film ‘Boom’.
  • Ayesha Shroff, the producer of the film, Boom introduced her as Katrina Kaif changing her second name, because she knew very well that the English name won’t go well with the audience.
  • She struggled a lot in the initial days of her career in Bollywood as she wasn’t fluent in Hindi, due to which she was dropped from a couple of big films.
  • In 2003, Katrina made her Telugu debut in the political thriller ‘Sarkar’. Following the commercial success of romantic comedy, ‘Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya?’, she got several offers in which she played opposite Salman Kaha and Akshay Kumar in back to back movies.
  • Katrina has worked with all of the leading actors in Bollywood and considerably the heartthrob of people.
  • In addition to acting, Kaif is involved with her mother’s charity and participates in stage shows. She is guarded about her personal life, which is a subject of media scrutiny, as is her background.
  • She represented the face of the year for the Lakme India Fashion Week in 2005.
  • Katrina has received dozens of awards and titles through put her career.
  • The stunning actress is not on Twitter, but has accounts on Facebook and Instagram.
  • Having gifted with great heights and exotic beauty, she is one of the highest paid Bollywood actors of all time and one of the most followed actresses in India.
  • Being a British citizen, who works with Indian films on a visa, has immense fan following in the country.
  • She was the most Googled Indian celebrity in 2008, 2009 & 2010.
  • She was voted the s*xiest Asian woman in the world by Eastern Eye in the years 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011.
  • In 2010, she teamed up with A.R. Rahman and released a music album called  Rhymeskool, to raise funds built a school in Madurai.
  • She considers director Kabir Khan as her best friend from Bollywood film industry.
  • She is actively involved with her mother’s charitable trust the Relief Projects India, that helps abandoned baby girls and works against female infanticide.
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