Katrina Kaif – Bio
Katrina Kaif also known as the Barbie doll of bollywood has been in the industry since 2003. She has gone through many ups and downs during this period. But has always maintained to be in headlines. Be it her personal or professional life she has always been in the limelight.
Katrina Kaif whose original name is Katrina Turquotte was born in the year 1983. She is a well known British film actress and model but her journey in Bollywood is no less than a fairytale. She was born in Hong Kong and later moved to many countries and finally her family got settled in London. It was in London where she started her modelling career as a teenager and there she was spotted by filmmaker Kaizad Gustad who offered Katrina her debut movie Boom.
Katrina Kaif : Career
Katrina Kaif’s debut movie Boom had an impressive cast including Amitabh Bachchan, Jackie Shroff, Gulshan Grover, Padma Lakshmi but the movie went on to become a huge critical and commercial failure. Later Kaif was offered a number of endorsements in Coca Cola, LG, Fevicol and Samsung. She was walked the ramp for Rohit Bal at Indian Fashion week and later appeared in Kingfisher Calender. But Katrina Kaif was widely criticized in Bollywood because of her expressionless face and thick British accent. Any bollywood producer or director was unwilling to cast kat in their movie.
At that time Katrina starred in a Telegu movie Malliswari opposite Daggubati Venkatesh in the lead role. The movie went on to become a huge commercial success and Katrina Kaif was paid one of the highest remuneration as compared to the south Indian film industry then. Following year she also appeared as Abhishek Bachchan’s girlfriend in Ram Gopal Verma’s Sarkar. She next featured with Salman Khan and Sushmita Sen in Maine Pyar Kyun Kiya? This movie is considered to be the stepping stone of her bollywood career. Post this Salman Khan became the Godfather of Katrina Kaif and they both became a superhit Jodi. Together they were part of number of blockbuster movies like Ek Tha Tiger, Yuvraaj, Partner and the recent release Tiger Zinda Hai. She was also seen with Akshay Kumar in a number of Bollywood movies like Tees Maar Khan, Humko Deewana Kar Gaya, Namaste London, Blue, Welcome, De Dana Dan. Katrina Kaif was always criticized for her performance in movies but her numerous movies went on to become a huge bollywood blockbuster.
Right now Katrina Kaif is buzy shooting for her upcoming movie Thugs of Hindostan along with Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan.
Katrina kaif : Personal Life
Katrina Kaif’s personal life has always been in news because of her personal life. Earlier it was being said that Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif were in a relationship and their chemistry was very much evident in the movies together.
Later she was also in a relationship with Salman Khan and the relationship became the talk of the town. Even Salman was thinking of marrying his lady love but something didn’t work out. And Katrina started to date Ranbir Kapoor. Their relationship became the talk of the town and so was their break up also. Their movie was on the verge of release when the news of their break up went public and that definitely caught a lot of media attention.
In a nutshell, Katrina Kaif being a British actress went on from a complete outsider in Bollywood to the one who has seen it all. Her bollywood journey has not been easy and we hope her all the best for her future endeavours.