The birthday girl Katrina Kaif has finally joined the league of actresses who are there on social media. On the occasion of her 33rd birthday, the actress has given a gift to her fans by joining Facebook.
The actress made her debut on the social networking website with a cute video, where she is looking fresh as a daisy.
Check out the video here:
In around 12 hours, the actress has already garnered 3 million likes on her official Facebook page.
When it comes to films, Katrina will next be seen in ‘Baar Baar Dekho’ opposite Sidharth Malhotra.
Some hidden facts about Katrina Kaif:
Is half English and half Indian.
Has seven siblings: six sisters and one brother.
Was born in Hong Kong and then moved to Hawaii till she was about 14, then she moved to London. Presently, she lives in Mumbai.
Unlike other artistes from foreign lands, Katrina did not experience any difficulties in getting a visa nor of getting it extended in India.
She was discovered at age 14 as a model for a jewelry campaign.
When moving to India, she worked for photographer Atul Kasbekar
and did commercials for Fevicol, Lakme and Veet among others.
She is very particular about her clothes which she wears a bold outfit on screen or for ads, but she feels more comfortable in not-so-revealing clothes in personal life. And the one thing she hates is make up.
She refuses to speak about her personal life in the media.
Besides walking the ramp for several top designers and being on magazine covers, Katrina has also been the stunning face of Estelle jewelery, Lakme, Pantene, Veet, Kodak cameras, L’Oreal, Samsung, LG etc.
She doesn’t do ramp shows anymore.
She was chosen as the face of the year for the Lakme India Fashion Week (2005).
Her favorite Indian designers are Rina Dhaka, Tarun Tahiliani, Rocky S.
Her favorite international designers are Armani, Miu Miu, Prada, Versace.
Her favorite actors are Robert Pattinson
, Brad Pitt
, Leonardo DiCaprio
, Johnny Depp
, Salman Khan
, Rishi Kapoor
, Shah Rukh Khan
, Hrithik Roshan
. Her favorite actresses are Kajol
, Madhuri Dixit
, Hema Malini
Her favorite movies are Man of La Mancha
(1972), Gone with the Wind
(1939), Singin’ in the Rain
(1952), The Sound of Music
(1942), La Vie en Rose
(2007), Inside Out
(1960), Umrao Jaan
(1989), Tere Naam
(2007), Jab We Met
(2009), Namastey London
(2007) and Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
Prefers acting over modeling.
She enjoys modeling, acting, dancing, playing chess, watching movies, painting, resting, cooking, going to spas, going to the gym, meeting new people, and getting together with friends.
The famous Rs. 2 lakh ($4,814) worth silver dress she flaunts in the movie Welcome
(2007) was gifted to her by Emilio Pucci
Voted at the No. 1 spot in FHM India’s 100 Sexiest Women in the World poll.
Won Best Female Style Icon at the IIFA Awards.
Won Sabsay Favourite Heroine Award (2008).
Won the British-Indian Actor award for the Zee Cine Awards (2008).
Is the most photographed woman in India.
Is the most searched Bollywood celebrity as per Google’s 2008, 2009, and 2010 data.
Is active in various charities and often visits orphanages and hospitals.
The unit of De Dana Dan
(2009) was shooting in the Sentosa Nature Park in Singapore when a 10-year-old spotted Kaif. The boy didn’t realize that there were some production vehicles moving around the set and started running towards the actress. While running across, he was accidentally hit by a unit van. The boy was bruised but there was no major injury. When Kaif found out about the incident, she immediately asked him to be brought on the sets. She then met him, spent a lot of time and even gave him some chocolates.
She was voted the sexiest Asian woman in the world by Eastern Eye in the years 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011.
Father Ronald Turcotte has remarried and settled in Montreal, Quebec Canada. He is now married to Beet Turcotte and has 2 step children, Kevin and Nicole Maurits. Beet was previously married to Johannes Maurits.
Katrina’s siblings are Stephanie Turcotte, Michael Duran (born 1978, he has a different father), Christine Raphael Duran Spencer (born 1981, she and Michael have the same father), Natacha Turcotte (born 1982), Melissa Turcotte Roberts (born 1985), Isabelle Ann Turcotte (born 1986), Sonia Lee Turcotte (born 1989).
Step father is Jesse Joesph Tincher. Her mother Suzanne has recently remarried.
Her father’s name is not Mohammed Kaif. That story was given to the media when she was signed for Boom. It was made up so she could find acceptance with the Indian audience. The name Kaif was given to her by director Kaizad Gustad and Ayesha Shroff. They were opting for the name Katrina Kazi but felt it sounded to religious. She was given Kaif because cricketer Kaif was very famous in 2002.
Sister of Adult film actress Christine Turner aka Cindy Taylor aka Christine Turcotte aka Christine Duran aka Christine Raphael Spencer. Christine is elder to Katrina Kaif and worked with Terry Stephens (One Eyed Jack) production company in 2001. The movie’s name was “Backdoor Raider” and co starred Omar. Christine and Katrina have different father’s. Christine’s father’s name is Jean Louis Duran.
Katrina Kaif’s brother, Sebastien (Michael) Turcotte is a Bespoke Furniture Maker. He blogs his creativity online.
Appeared in a music video by Nitin Bali from the album “Baliwood”. This was in 2004.
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