Celebs in the Spotlight - Katrina Kaif

Join Bollycurry as we take a snap shot look at the life and career of our Barbie Doll - Katrina Kaif.

Monday, January 25, 2010 | 11:01:47 AM IST (+05:30 GMT)
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In our immensely competitive and, let's face it, male-dominated industry, it can be very difficult to maintain the exclusive female protagonist spots. However this pretty lass only seems to be on the rise! Join Bollycurry as we take a snap shot look at the life and career of our Barbie Doll - Katrina Kaif.

Nickname: Kat

Born to a Caucasian mother and Kashmiri father, Kat hails from a rich cultural background. After all, how many actresses were born in Hong Kong, spent their childhood in Hawaii, teenage years in London, now work in India, and claim beau in macho man Salman Khan? A thorough international, if one would admit!

Her stunning looks and wide-eyed innocent expressions were integral in landing her a string of modelling jobs which started at an adolescent 14 and continued until she procured Bollywood movie Boom - her first acting gig in a minor appearance.  What followed were two successful Telugu movies before the actress landed her first major Bolly Break with Maine Pyar Kyun Kiya and for this leading lady, there has been no looking back since!

Being in an industry where local dialect and accents were evident handicaps for her, Kat has worked hard to improve her Hindi and spends hours on her dancing in order to fit better in to the culture of our tinsel town. Whilst her career has most significantly been highlighted by glamoruos roles in romantic comedies, Kat has expressed a desire to do more serious cinema and we don't doubt that she will excel on all paths she treads upon!

Did You Know?

* Hates make-up! In fact the glamorous actress much prefers a clean face and modest clothing to the likes of her on screen portrayals.

* As of 2009 became a Twilight fan - falling in love with leading actor Robert Pattinson (who plays Edward in the teen vampire flick) and reading the first three books in four days!

* Has 7 sisters!

* Used to learn Kathak as a child and would practice for 7 hours a day non-stop

* Favourite Indian food is dahi and rice

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Posted on: 10 February 2010 at 7:32am
how simple in real life and how glamourous in reel lyf

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Posted on: 26 January 2010 at 10:59am
love to c her wth salman ... they look very cute togather....!!!!I hope they "ll marry soon...

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Posted on: 26 January 2010 at 6:05am
very cute and charming actress... don't like to see her with salman as he looks too old for her ... good luck to her for everytthing she does !!!

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Posted on: 26 January 2010 at 4:12am
i like katrina kaif my best actress!!!!!!!!!!!

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Posted on: 26 January 2010 at 2:47am
Katrina is pretty!! Love her :)
HAHAH "first three twilight books in four days?" i probably did that! after all they were amazing!!

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Posted on: 25 January 2010 at 9:23pm
actually she has 6 sisters ... together they are seven ...

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Posted on: 25 January 2010 at 4:51pm
"first three twilight books in four days?" ha.
though i must say, she does look the greatest without makeup than the other 'beauties' of bollywood do :)

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Posted on: 25 January 2010 at 8:20am
love to c her with salman...she is cute!!!

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Posted on: 25 January 2010 at 6:14am
wow!3 twilight saga books in 4 days?thatz gr8!

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Posted on: 25 January 2010 at 4:27am
gudhey guys Katrina has decided dat she will marry in 2012 she will settle down.

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