Katrina Kaif is a well-known face of the Bollywood industry who gained (the quality of being liked a lot or done a lot) within a short period. She is one of the highest-paid Bollywood actresses. She is a British person (who lawfully lives in a country, state, etc.) and working on an employment visa in India. Check out Katrina Kaif’s Wiki, Height, Weight, Age, Boyfriend, Family, Husband, Life story, Facts & More.
Katrina Kaif was born Katrina Turquotte on 16 July 1983 in Hong Kong. Her hometown is London, United Kingdom. Her friends call her by different names like Kat, Katz, Katy, and Sambo. She travelled a lot while she was a child. Her family moved to different countries after her birth in Hong Kong like China, Japan, France, Switzerland, Poland, Belgium, and many other (related to Europe) countries.
After that, they went to Belgium and then to Hawaii. When she was 14 years old, they moved to the home country of her mother England where they lived for over three years. At the age of 17, she moved to India for a modelling assignment. In one of her interviews, she said she was not in touch with her father. At first, she used her mother’s last name, but after moving/changing to India, she changed her last name to her father’s last name as she thought Kaif would be said easily.
She is known for her amazing looks and charming personality. She is about 5′ 9” tall and weighs around 55 kg
Parents & Brothers and sisters
Katrina Kaif was born to a British businessman Mohammed Kaif and an English lawyer & worker thahelpedps needy people Suzanne Turquotte. Her father is a Muslim while her mother is a Christian. She is British (a state belonging to a particular country). Her mother runs a helpful trust Relief Projects India that works to prevent female infant killing and rescue left-alone baby girls. Katrina also helps her mother in her business. She has an older brother – Michael; three older sisters – Stephanie, Christine, and Natasha; and three younger sisters – Melissa, Sonia, and Isabel.
On 9 December 2021, she got married to Bollywood actor Vicky Kaushal at Six Senses Fort Barware, Sawai Madhopur, Rajasthan.
Earlier, she had an affair with Bollywood superstar, Salman Khan but their relationship ended in 2010. After that, she was in a relationship with famous Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor who gave her the nickname Sambo (the sister of Rambo). He gave this name after she successfully climbed a ladder placed at 200 feet height. The scene was part of the film Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani (2009).
She did not attend any school and was taught at home by her mother due to frequent relocation. She also did some back-and-forth writing courses. At the age of 14, she won a beauty contest held in Hawaii. After that, Katrina started modelling professionally in London. She used to work for (related to small jobs that self-employed people do) (services businesses/government units).
She has also been appearing at London Fashion Week. At one of her fashion shows, she was (saw/heard/became aware of) by filmmaker Kaizad Gustad who cast her in his film Boom in 2003 which is her Bollywood first appearance, but the film failed at the box office. It has been reported that the film failed due to her poor command of Hindi. After that, she worked hard to learn Hindi and played lead roles in many hit films like Namastey London (2007), Welcome (2007), Singh Is Kinng (2008), Mere Brother Ki Dulhan (2011), Bodyguard (2011), etc. Apart from Bollywood, she worked in some Telugu and Malayalam films like Malliswari (2004), Allari Pidugu (2005), and Balram vs. Tharadas (2006).
In 2010, Katrina along with a popular person (who makes money from playing music) A. R. Rahman released music (a collection of songs/books for inserting pictures) Rhyme Skool to raisfundsey for a new school in Madurai, Tamil Nad.
- Katrina donated all the money to her mother’s Mercy Home orphanage that she won from the game shows, 10 Ka Dum and Kaun Banega Crorepati.
- She is a firm believer in God, and before the release of her film, she visits Mount Mary Church and Siddhivinayak Temple in Mumbai.
- In the Bollywood film industry, she thinks about/believes film director Kabir Khan is her best friend.
- Katrina Kaif drinks alcohol.
- Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert Pattinson, Johnny Depp, and Hrithik Roshan are her favourite actors and Penelope Cruz, Kajol, Sridevi, and Madhuri Dixit are her favourite actresses.