to the birthday celebration of an extremely gorgeous and beautiful actress whose jawani
is fondly identified as Sheila
or chikni chameli
Yes, 16th July marks the birthday of the barbie doll, Katrina Kaif
was born as Katrina Torquotte on 16th
July 1983 to a Muslim-British businessman, Mohammed Kaif and to an
English lawyer and charity worker, Susanna Torquotte. She has three
older sisters (Stephanie, Christine and Natasha), three younger
sisters (Melissa, Sonia and Isabel), and an older brother named
The dazzling star started her career with modeling at the age of 14 and started working
professionally for various agencies. She appeared many a times at
the London Fashion Week where she was spotted by Kaizad Gustad - the man who casted Kaif in her debut movie Boom
(2003) alongside big names like Amitabh Bachchan
, Gulshan Grover
. The film and Kaif's acting failed to impress the
audience and the critics, although she did get recognition in the South with Malliswari
(2004) opposite to Daggubati Venkatesh.
In 2005, Kaif appeared in Sarkar
as Abishek Bachchan's girlfriend and during the course of the same year, she featured in
her first big Hindi film, Maine
Pyar Kyun Kya?
opposite Salman Khan
and Sohail Khan
. Her performance was applauded
by the audience and critics as well. However, it's the 2007 flick Namastey
opposite Akshay Kumar
that brought a change in Kaif's career: for the first time, she had a
dominant role in the film. Since then, the pretty lass tasted success
with some commercially and some critically acclaimed hits including Partner
(2008), Singh is
(2008), New York
Ajab Prem Ki
(2010), Zindagi Na
(2011) and Mere
Brother Ki Dulhan
(2011). Kaif also performed the popular item song Chikni Chameli
Her success continued with three big hits: Ek Tha Tiger (2012), Jab
Tak Hai Jaan (2012) and Dhoom 3 (2013) opposite Salman Khan
, Shah Rukh
Khan and Aamir Khan
the personal font, the beautiful lady is reportedly dating her Raajneeti
co-star Ranbir Kapoor
but the duo have not admitted anything publicly, yet.
from Kaif's work in Hindi films, she participates in
various charitable ventures. She is also actively involved in her
mother's charitable trust fund, the Relief Projects India, which rescues abandoned baby girls and prevents female infanticide.
one thinks of Katrina Kaif
, her graceful dance moves do not seize to
capture one's mind! To celebrate this joyous occasion, here is a list of
Chill" - Maine Pyaar Kyun Kya?
Zara Touch Me" - Race
Ore" - Singh Is Kinng
Meri Dost Hai" - Yuvvraaj
Jaane Na" - Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani
Paisa" - De Dana Dan
Ki Jawani" - Tees Maar Khan
- Mere Brother Ki Dulhan
Chameli" - Agneepath
- Ek Tha Tiger
- Ek Tha Tiger
- Jab Tak Hai Jaan
- Dhoom 3
behalf of BollyCurry, here's wishing Katrina Kaif a very Happy Birthday and a bright future ahead!
Editor(s): Vaishnavi V. and Sonia R.
Graphics: Virina R.
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