Katrina Kaif was born British but now she is one of the most beautiful and successful actresses of Bollywood. She has established her name as an actress and a dancer because of her hard work and dedication.
As of 2024, Katrina Kaif's net worth is estimated to be $30 million.
|Source(s) of Fame
|Date of Birth
|July 16, 1983
|Place of Birth
|British Hong Kong
|Married, Vicky Kaushal, Married 2021
Katrina Kaif was born on the 16th of July 1983 in Hong Kong. She was named Katrina Turquotte. Her mother’s name is Suzanne Turquotte. Suzanne was a lawyer and social worker. Her father’s name is Muhammad Kaif, he was a British businessman but descended from Kashmir (India). She was brought up by her mother with 7 of her siblings. She spent her childhood in different European countries. She moved to Hawaii when she was 14.
Katrina Kaif participated and won a beauty contest in Hawaii when she was 17. The family moved to London in 2000. She appeared in London Fashion Week. She was discovered by filmmaker Kaizad Gustad, who offered her a role in his movie Boom (2003). This marked her debut in Bollywood. Kaizad not only gave her a role in his movie but also changed her name from Katrina Turquotte to Katrina Kaif.
In 2003, she had to give up her role in Mahesh Bhatt’s horror film Saaya because she could not speak Hindi properly.
In 2005, she acted in a romantic comedy ‘Maine Pyaar Kyun Kia?’. She was judged by many for her poor Hindi and dancing. She did not give up and continued working hard to learn the language and improve her dancing skills.
In 2007, she secured her place in Bollywood by giving four consecutive hit films, Namaste London, Apne, Partner, and Welcome. She then continued playing lead roles in a lot of films.
In 2009, she appeared in Kabir Khan’s thriller ‘New York’. The film was criticized but it was a box office success. Katrina was appreciated for her acting and got nominated for Filmfare Best Actress Award.
In 2010, she proved herself as a stunning dancer by the song ‘Sheila Ki Jawani’. The film was a flop but Katrina and her song were super hit. In 2011, she got nominated for the Filmfare Best Actress Award for her role in ‘Mere Brother Ki Dulhan’.
In 2012, she gave a special appearance for the song ‘Cheekni Chameli’ in ‘Agneepath’. She became an established dancer and actor after that. She continued her journey in Bollywood by performing lead roles with Bollywood top stars Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan. In 2013, she showed her dancing skills as a circus performer in ‘Dhoom 3’. Her latest release is an action drama ‘Sooryavanshi’.
Katrina Kaif is seen as a sign of glamour and beauty. She launched her beauty line by the name of ‘Kay by Katrina’ also known as ‘Kay Beauty’ on the 22nd of October 2019. Her products include all the essential cosmetics that every girl would need.
Katrina Kaif and Salman Khan dated each other for about seven years. The couple never confirmed their relationship and broke up in 2010.
In 2015, Katrina Kaif and Ranbir Kapoor started dating each other. But unfortunately, they parted ways after six years of relationship.
Katrina Kaif got married to Vicky Kaushal recently on 9th December 2021 in Rajasthan. The wedding ceremony was huge for which they invited a lot of celebrities, friends, and family members.
Katrina Kaif has an active Instagram profile. She has 60.5 million followers on Instagram. Recently, she has shared her wedding photographs. She has an Instagram account for Kay Beauty. She shares her product details and other information through this account. She has 618K followers of Kay Beauty.
Katrina Kaif has proved herself as one of the most successful actresses of Bollywood through her hard work and constant struggle. She is also the highest-paid actress who has an estimated worth of more than $30 million.