Katrina Kaif is a British Indian model-turned-actress popular in Bollywood. She has also been part of Telugu and Malayalam films. She has been named as Asia’s sexiest woman by British Newspaper Eastern Eye for multiple times. She was honoured with the “Smita Patil Memorial Award” at a glittering Global Awards ceremony.
Real Name: Katrina Turquotte
Nickname: Kat, Katy, Katz and Sambo
Profession: Actress and Model
Date of Birth: 16 July 1983
Age (as in 2018): 35 Years
Birth Place: Hong Kong
Zodiac sign: Cancer
Hometown: London, United Kingdom
School: Home schooling (Taught at home by her mother, tutors and also did correspondence courses)
College: Not Known
Educational Qualifications: Not Known
Hobbies: Travelling, playing chess, painting and reading
Father: Mohammed Kaif
Mother: Suzanne Turquotte
Brother: Michael Kaif (Elder)
Sisters: Stephanie, Christine and Natasha (Elder sisters)
Melissa, Sonia and Isabel (Younger sisters)
Physical Stats & Features
Height: 5′ 8”
Weight: 56 kg
Figure Measurements 34-26-34
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Black
Film Debut: Boom (2003)
Favorite Food – Rice in milk with sugar and cardamom in Indian and also Pasta with cheese
Favorite TV Programs – Too many
Favorite Place – Dubai and London
Favorite Bands – Muse, Radiohead and Coldplay
Favorite Novel Author – Sidney Sheldon
Favorite Indian Designers – Rina Dhaka, Tarun Tahiliani, Rocky S
Favorite International Designers – Armani, Miu Miu, Prada, Versace
Favorite Movies – Umrao Jaan (1981), Casablanca (1942), and Gone with the Wind (1939)
Marital Status: Unmarried
Salary: (approx.) 6-7 Crore/film (INR)
Net Worth: (approx.) $6 million
Katrina Kaif will soon be joining the team of ‘Thugs of Hindostan’. It will feature Aamir Khan, Amitabh Bachchan and Fatima Sana Shaikh in lead roles. The film will be directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya(Victor) and produced by Yash Raj Films.
Aanand L Rai is all set to roll his upcoming film and finally he has managed to rope in Shah Rukh Khan for his project. Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma will be seen as the female leads in the flick. She has also been cast in the dance film ABCD 3, opposite Varun Dhawan.
Some Interesting Facts about Katrina Kaif
- Kat works in India on an employment visa.
- She was voted the sexiest Asian woman in the world by Eastern Eye in the years 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011.
- She was chosen as the face of the year for the Lakme India Fashion Week in 2005.
- Katrina is active in various charities and often visits orphanages (Like Salman Khan do). Her mother, Susanna Turquotte is also working with an orphanage to raise funds for building a school.
- She is half Indian and half British.