Katrina Kaif aka Katrina Turquotte is a British Indian actress who was born in Hong Kong on July 16th, 1983. Her father, Mohammed Kaif is a British businessman of Kashmiri decent, and her mother, Suzanne Turquotte is a charity worker.
Kaif made her acting debut in 2003, with a role in Kaizad Gustad's box office bomb Boom. She consequently appeared in a couple of films down South.
The 2009 film, New York marked a turning point in her career, earning a Filmfare nomination. She subsequently featured in prominent roles in films like Raajneeti, Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, Ek Tha Tiger and Dhoom 3.