Katrina Kaif was born on July 16, 1984 in Hong Kong, grew up in Hawaii but was brought up in London, UK. Her mother who is a Caucasian of British Nationality, and a father who was formerly from Kashmir, India. Katrina Kaif is one of eight siblings, all girls. Her height is 5ft 8.5 inches.and her zodiac sign is "scorpio".
She started modeling by accident at the age of 14, when she was approached for a jewelery campaign. After that she continued modeling in London. Filmmaker Kaizad Gustad discovered Katrina in London and gave her a part in his film Boom. She was flooded with modeling assignments the minute she set her foot on Indian soil, especially with her innocent expressive face, hour-glass figure, and drop-dead gorgeous looks.
The model turned actress Amrita Rao was born on June 17, 1981 in Chitrapur Saraswat Brahmin family in Chitrapur, Karnataka. Amrita Rao has started her career as a model, her acting debut with bollywood flick, Ab Ke Baras (2002). She speaks English, Marathi, Konkani and Hindi.
Amrita Rao attended C.G High School in Mumbai,and later enrolled in Sophia College to pursue a degree in psychology. While studying there, she auditioned for an advertisement for Fairever Face Cream. To her surprise she was selected amongst 60 other contestants. After that, she got many offers and became one of the most sought-after models in India within an year.
Amrita Rao was picked up for the close up ad which brought her the much wanted fame. Within months she became the model for the top brands of the country. She modelled for fetched her recognition. Within 18 months, she was the face that promoted Major Brands such as Clean & Clear Face Wash, Pantene Hair Wash, Wringly Chewing Gum, Domino's Pizza, Anne French, HMT Watches. Apart from this she also did a number of South indian commercial ads. With this she did Cadbury's Perk and the Bru coffee ad. Amrita Rao appearance in Cadbury’s Perk Karwa Chaut ad and the Bru Coffee advertisement helped her receive offers from film directors in Bollywood. As she wanted to complete her education, she refused them. After earning a degree in psychology, she began her profession as an actress, working in films.
Though Amrita Rao made her acting debut with Ab Ke Baras, she has gained recognition after the success of her film, Ishq Vishk (released in 2003), in which her portrayal as Payal earned her the girl-next door image. Success followed for her in 2004 with films like Masti and Main Hoon Na.
Amrita Rao made her debut in Tollywood, with the Telugu hit Athidhi opposite Mahesh Babu. On a personal note Amrita likes watching Sajid Khan's shows and reading books. She is also a passionate reader of short stories, especially by Jeffery Archer. She is a very kind hearted person who hates being selfish to people. She wants to be a social worker and help te mentally challenged kids.
Model turned actor, Female Model of the Year and Fresh Face of the Year 2006, 5'6" tall, Deepika Padukone is hot in bollywood. Deepika Padukone was born on January 5, 1986 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Her parents are Ujwala and Prakash Padukone. Her family moved to Bangalore when she was eleven months old. Deepika Padukone attended Sophia High School in Bangalore. She completed her studies from Mount Carmel College. While in high school she played badminton at the state level like her father and was a member of her father's badminton club. Besides her mother tongue Konkani Deepika is fluent with Hindi, Kannada, Marathi and English. However, she wasn't keen on pursuing a career as a badminton player and abandoned it because of her ICSE exams.
While pursuing her studies in college, she decided to pursue a career in modeling due to her interests towards glamor indistry. Over the years, she has modeled for famous Indian brand names such as Liril, Dabur Lal powder, Close-Up toothpaste and Limca. She was awarded the title Model of the Year at Kingfisher Fashion Awards
Deepika PadukuneAfter pursuing a successful career in modeling, Deepika Padukone branched out into acting. In 2006, Padukone made her cinematic debut in the Kannada film, Aishwarya staring opposite actor Upendra. She later made a successful Bollywood debut in 2007 with Farah Khan's Om Shanti Om opposite Shahrukh Khan. The film went on to become the biggest hit of the year, both in India and abroad. Her performance was well received, earning the actress a Filmfare Best Female Debut Award as well as her first Filmfare Best Actress nomination.
The 5'1" tall, budding actress, Riya Sen is a grand daughter of legendary film actress Suchitra Sen and daughter of Moon Moon Sen. She lives with her mother and sister Raima Sen in a cosy apartment in Juhu, the north Mumbai suburb.
She wishes to spend her time with Mom, Dad, Raima and her grandmother.But everyone is so busy with their lives, hardly get anytime to spend with each other. Before come into the modelling, She studied in Rani Birla College at Calcutta. First offer for her film is, Kailash Surendranath, Love You Hamesha.Her ideal men among actors are Keanu Reeves, Salman Khan and Shahrukh Khan.
Popular South Indian sexy actress Nayanthara was born on November 18, 1984 in Kerala, India. Her real name is Diana Mariam Kurien, meaning "Eyes like Stars", and she was raised in a Tiruvalla based Christian family. She was born as a Christian in Tiruvalla, Pathanamthitta District, Kerala. She did schooling from North India (Delhi, Bombay, Calcutta, Punjab and Karnataka)as her father was an Air Force Official. She joined Balikamadom High School, Thiruvalla for +2, then joined Marthoma college in Thiruvalla for her bachelors degree. She completed her B.A. Literature and she became interested in acting after getting good exposure from college. She has learnt Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Hindi and Sanskrit when she was in college, which helped her career later.
Nayanthara made her debut in movies with the Malayalam movie 'Manassinakkare', directed by Sathyan Anthikad opposite Jayaram (2003). The movie went on to become a huge commercial success and immediately Nayanthara became famous. Soon she was flooded with new movie offers. Nayantara has become quite a rage in South Indian films of late. The starry-eyed glamorous doll has slowly climbed the ladder of success with each movie in a very short span of time. The hottest actress right from her first movie, "Manassinakkare" in 2003 to an item number in Rajni-starrer "Shivaji" in 2007, has come a long way and is now admired and worshipped by fans all over South India.
This 5' 8", light-eyed, culcutta girl, came into the limelight when she won the Famous Ford Supermodels Contest at the age of 17. Bipasha Basu was the second daughter in the family and her pet name was bonny. She also won the Tulips Miss Super Vivacious in the same contest.
This Bengali bombshell is bold enough to accept an unusual role in her debut films. She was a household name much before she entered films. Besides doing innumerable prestigious ads, Bips, as her friends call her, did the famous video ‘Tu...’ for Sonu Nigam’s album, Kismat. Apart from modelling and acting her other hobbies include dancing, reading and helping her mother with interior designing.
Hansika Pradeep Motwani was born on 9th August 1991 to Pradeep Motwani, a businessman and Mona Motwani, a dermatologist. Hansika Motwani, driven by her looks, talent and a good dose of luck, can boast of a wide range of experience as a model and actress. Hansika Motwani started off her movie career as a child artiste. Spotlight shifted on her when she appeared in the soap operas like "Kyunki Saas Bhi". She had performed in a number of ad movies of the famous brands like Samsung Born vita, Pepsi, and Sentro along with Shahrukh Khan.
Hansika Motwani started her carrier as a child artist in the film that is entitled Yahoo along with the actor Govinda and Juhi Chawla. Today she is a versatile actress, a well-known model and a famous television star. She has completed 12th Grade from Podar International School.
She achieved the name and fame by her performance in the well known Hindi serial “Kyunki Saas bhi kabi bahu thi”. She became more famous for her extra ordinary performance in the Hindi TV serial “Des main Nikla hoga chand”and the all time super hit serial and Hum 2 hain na as a Child artist. She played a dual role in these serial and became a familiar name to everyone. Her performance as a child artiste in the Hrithik Roshan and Priety Zinta starred super hit movie Koi Mil Gaya was very much appreciated by the viewers. She is also seen in other movies like “Jaago” and “Hum Kaun Hai”.
Tall, dusky, model turned actess, Sameera Reddy, is youngest of three sisters. Her other two sisters---Meghna Reddy and Sushma Reddy--- are popular VJs. Her first debut was Pankaj Udhas video "Ahista keejia batein". She did this video when she was in Sydenham College.
Sameera Reddy's main hobbies are working out in gym, swimming, yoga and dance. She is a trained Kathak dancer. She is very particular about her diet. She stays away from fatty, spicy, and fried foods; and colas. Her main bad habits are smoking and drinking. She is now entering Bollywood with her first film, Maine Dil Tujhe Diya.