Katrina Kaif was born on July 16th 1984. Her mother is of Caucasian-British decent and her father who is originally from Kashmir, Katrina Kaif was raised mostly in Hawaii and started modeling at the age of 14 in a jewelry campaign, which turned into a career and her spending most of her time in London modeling for various companies. After arriving in India she was flooded with modeling contracts due to her innocent looking face, hour glass figure and gorgeous look. The offers came from companies like LG, Cola, Fevicol and Lakme which is the commercial that got her noticed. Most of her early work was with photographer Atul Kasbekar.
She was discovered by film maker Kaizad Gustad while she was modeling and she landed a role in the Bollywood film “Boom”, getting her first big break in the film industry.and Her interest grew more towards Bollywood, and then she finally decided to move to Mumbai to take up acting profession on permanent basis, it is worth mentioning here that the moment she landed in India, she was flooded with number of modeling assignments and her dream of acting in
Bollywood gradually fulfilled as she bagged many interesting roles by different directors.
Initially, her voice was dubbed over by native speakers, but it was changed after Hindi film Namaste London, Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya 2005 which was her first hit and also followed by Sarkar 2005 which was her second hit. Katrina Kaif’s Hit movies: Boom, Maine Pyar Kyon Kiya, Humko Deewana Kar Gaye, Balram Vs Tharadas, Namastey London, Apne, Partner, Welcome, Malliswari The Princess, Race, Panthayam, Singh Is King, Hello (2008), Yuvraaj, New York. She is currently perfecting her Hindi and despite being linguistically challenged at first with the native tongue, she was still offered roles in Bollywood films. Katrina Kaif also takes dance lessons furthering her assimilation into the Bollywood culture. And Katrina Kaif has retained the top spot in an annual list of the world’s 50 sexiest Asian women.
Source by Sandeep Patidar