By Vanshika Thakur
Katrina Kaif celebrates her 37th birthday with Bollywood beauty today. While the critics and audiences were in awe of the ability of the actress to perform dance numbers with utmost grace, they now saw her in a whole new role as she amazed them with her acting skills in various films such as Salman Khan’s Bharat, Shah Rukh Khan’s Zero, etc.
She’s the one who’s grown as an actor over time and made some amazing decisions as an entertainer. Katrina, who started her 1999 journey with Boom, is now one of the industry’s highest-paid performers.
Unlike several others, Katrina also launched her modeling career in London. She was spotted by Kaizad Gustad who later gave her debut movie. She said earlier that she has started playing with her roles now and she wants to challenge herself when it comes to acting.
Her fans went gaga on social media on the occasion of her birthday and were pouring in wishes and support for the star. Not just that, they’ve also made hashtag #HappyBirthdayKatrinaKaif one of Twitter‘s biggest trends.
As Kat is celebrating her 37th birthday, let’s have a look at some of the unheard facts you probably don’t know about her:
- While Katrina Kaif is half-India and half – British, she was born in Hong Kong.
2. Her real name is Katrina Turquotte which was changed by Boom’s producer Ayesha Shroff to Katrina Kaif, who she felt that it was easier to pronounce.
3. Katrina was homeschooled by her mother.
4. Reportedly, Katrina received around ₹7.5 million for the Telugu film Malliswari in 2004, the highest fees for a South Indian film actress at the time.