Katrina kaif Celebrates Her Thirtieth Birthday


The beautiful Katrina Kaif had taken Bollywood by storm almost a decade ago. Critics had predicted that Katrina would not be much successful in the industry because of her exotic looks and her less than perfect accents but Katrina proved all of them wrong as she soar to stardom in the industry. The actress celebrated her thirtieth birthday on the morning of 16th.

Katrina was born in Hong Kong. Her father Mohammad Kaif is Kashmiri while her mother was a British named Susanna Turquotte. The actress grew up a Katrina Turquotte because her parents had divorced when she was small. But when she came later to India, she adopted her father’s surname and became known in the industry as Katrina Kaif. Katrina had lived in a number of countries during her growing years. She moved with her family to China, Japan and France and then to a host of other European countries like Poland, Germany and Belgium. She even stayed in Hawaii before they finally moved to England which is her mother’s homeland.

The modeling career of the Bollywood beauty started in Hawaii at the age of 14. She modeled a jewelry brand. As her face became known, she landed a contract with a London based modeling agency and participated in London Fashion Week. It was during one of her modeling sessions that she was spotted by Kaizad Gustad whpo offered her a role in Boom starring Amitabh Bachchan. The film failed at the box office, but Katrina had entered the glitzy world of Bollywood.

In her personal life, Katrina had dated Salman Khan for eight long years and the two parted friends in 2010. Katrina also grew close to Ranbir Kapoor – the two were rumored to be introduced by Ranbir’s then girlfriend, Deepika Padukone. Katrina and Ranbir’s names have been linked more than once, especially since the couple were spotted in several functions, but they have not admitted their relationship.

In the meantime, Katrina appeared in a few southern film and in a cameo in Sarkar. Then she made maine pyar kyun kiya with Salman. After that, she has performed in a number of films like Namastey London, Welcome Back, Partner, Singh is King, Race, Hello, Yuvrajand many more. Her dance in Zara Zara touch me touch me topped the charts while her role in Ek tha tiger won her the best actress in people’s choice awards in India.

Here’s wishing Katrina a very happy birthday.

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