Katrina Kaif

Katrina Kaif attends the 'Mad Max: Fury Road' Premiere during t

Kaif in 2015, photo by Denis Makarenko/bigstockphoto.com

Birth Name: Katrina Turquotte

Place of Birth: Victoria, British Hong Kong (now Hong Kong)

Date of Birth: 16 July, 1983

*Kahmiri Indian (father)
*English (mother)

Katrina Kaif is an Indian film actress and model. She mostly works in Hindi films, including Boom, Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya?, Bharat, and Zero.

Her father, Mohammed Kaif, is a British businessperson, of Kahmiri Indian ethnicity. Her mother, Suzanne/Susanna Turquotte/Turcotte, is an English lawyer and charity worker. Her father is Muslim and her mother is Christian. Her sister, Isabelle Kaif, is also a model and actress. Katrina is married to actor Vicky Kaushal.

Katrina modeled in England and India, and was raised in Indonesia and England.

She is not fluent in Hindi, but this has not hindered her work in Bollywood.


Curious about ethnicity

22 Responses

  1. LizzieLana says:

    Her father was born in England, to Kashmiri parents.

    “According to the actress, her father, Mohammed Kaif, is a British businessman of Kashmiri descent and her mother (Suzanne, also spelt Susanna) is an English lawyer and charity worker.”

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