Katrina Kaif or Katrina Turquotte is a British actress, who made her Bollywood debut, in the Indian film industry, in 2003 with Boom. At the age of 14 years, she started her career as a jewelry campaign model. And, she is known to be the highest-earning actress in recent times.
She is known as the Barbie doll of Bollywood and has been linked with many controversies due to her link-up with the former line of boyfriends. But her humanitarian nature is worth praising. She maintains a low charity profile about her support to girl child education.
She has a recommendable number of movies up her sleeves that broke the blockbuster records. She is known for her great performance in Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (2011) and Ek Tha Tiger (2012).
Katrina Kaif’s Wiki/Biography
Born on 16th July 1983, Katrina Kaif’s age is 38 years as of 2021. But, still, there is confusion between the years 1983 and 1984. Because being a private person she has not revealed her age to the media and fans. She was born in British Hong Kong and named with her mother’s surname Katrina Turquotte. Her nationality is British and follows the Islamic religion.
Katrina’s mother was involved with social causes, and so they had frequently relocated, Thus, a series of tutors homeschooled Katrina Kaif and her siblings. She did many correspondence courses along with that. Later, she joined a college in London and was there for three to four years. After which she left college to join Bollywood.
Katrina Kaif’s hobbies included playing chess, watching movies, reading, traveling, painting, listening to music, and spending time with friends and family.
Family, Boyfriend & Relationships
Katrina’s hometown is in London, United Kingdom, and gained popularity in Bollywood in a very short time. Born in a businessman family, Katrina Kaif’s father Mohammed Kaif is of Kashmiri descent, who is a businessman of British settlement. And her mother Suzanne Turquotte (also written as Susanna) is a Harvard Graduate, English Teacher, and lawyer by profession, who is mostly involved in charity work and social work.
Her parents got divorced when she was just a child and Katrina was living with her mother. Owing to her mother’s profession, her family had to relocate often. Thus, she had to travel to China, Japan, France, Switzerland, Belgium, Poland, and many other European countries. She was even in Hawaii for quite some time. Her mother had a singing troupe and used to sing at all orphanages, along with her children.
Katrina Kaif has three elder sisters and three younger sisters named Stephanie Turcotte, Christine Raphael Duran Spencer, Natacha Turcotte, Melissa Turcotte Roberts, Sonia Turcotte, and Isabelle Kaif.
She also has an elder brother named Michael Duran, who is a professional rock climber and skier. With a total of seven siblings, she is the 4th child in the family. From her family her younger sister, Isabelle Kaif is also a model and actress.
Initially, she was using her mother’s surname “Turquotte” (also written as Turcotte), but since it was difficult to pronounce, she changed her surname and took her father’s name i.e. Kaif. This decision was taken after she shifted to India for a modelling assignment.
At present her marital status is unmarried and in her past, she had a relationship with Salman Khan and then Ranbir Kapoor.