Zareen Khan was born on 14 May 1987 in Mumbai, into a Muslim Pashtun (also known as Pathan or Afghan) family. She speaks Hindi, Urdu, English, Marathi and some Pashto. She completed her intermediate at Rizvi College of Science, Mumbai.
Zareen Khan made her screen debut with a leading role in the 2010 Anil Sharma’s period film Veer co-starring with Salman Khan for which she was nominated for the Zee Cine Award for the best female debut. Khan garnered recognition from her item number “Character Dheela” in Ready, which was one of the highest-grossing Bollywood films of 2011. Zareen Khan earned commercial success in Bollywood with Sajid Khan’s Housefull 2. The following year, Khan made her Tamil debut in the Tamil film Naan Rajavaga Pogiren, in which she did an item number in the song “Malgove”. She achieved further success for her leading role in the 2014 romantic thriller Jatt James Bond, box-office success and followed it with a leading role in the highly successful Vishal Pandya‘s film Hate Story 3.
Zareen has appeared or played lead role in more than 10 movies including Hindi, Tamil and Punjabi accent movies. Movies of Zareen Khan are Veer, Ready, Housefull 2, Naan Rajavaga Pogiren (Tamil), Jatt James Bond (Punjabi), DOA (Death of Amar), Hate Story 3, Veerappan, Wajah Tum Ho, Akshar 2, 1921 and Daaka (Punjabi). Along with films, she has also made her tv presence by hosting a show on MTV channel i.e. MTV Troll Police.