Katrina Kaif- Vicky Kaushal wedding: All you need to know about Katrina Kaif and her family

written by Ritika Nath | December 08, 2021

On December 9, Vicky Kaushal and Katrina Kaif are all set to tie the knot. The couple's entire family arrived at the Six Senses Fort in Sawai Madhopur, Rajasthan on Tuesday. Vicky Kaushal who rose to fame with his Bollywood film ‘Uri: The Surgical Strike’ has managed to woo millions with his exceptional acting in a very short span of time.

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Before their D-Day; let’s learn more about Katrina Kaif and her family.

Born to Kashmiri father- and British Mother

Katrina Kaif is half Indian and half British as she was born to Suzanne Tarkot (British Mother) and Mohammed Kaif (Kashmiri Father). Katrina's mother works as a social worker and lawyer. The couple divorced and split after a few years of marriage. Katrina was quite small when her parents got divorced.

Difficulties family faced

Suzanne, Katrina's mother, has raised her eight children on her own since the divorce. Katrina's mother had been teaching all of the children at home for a few years due to financial restrictions. 'I myself was shocked at how the mother raised eight of us children on her own,' Katrina stated in an interview. Katrina also revealed in the same interview that if they have children, she will not allow them to go through such a similar situation.

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Katrina’s siblings

Katrina has one brother and six sisters. Christine and Stephanie, Katrina's two sisters, are both homemakers and married. Natasha, the third oldest sister, is a professional jeweler. Melissa is a mathematics scholar, and Sonia is a designer and photographer, among the younger sisters.

Isabel, Katrina Kaif's younger sister, is a model and currently resides in Mumbai. Isabelle aspires to pursue a profession as an actress as well.

Katrina’s career began with Modelling

Katrina began her career as a model. Her Bollywood journey began when filmmaker Kajad Gustad noticed him in a fashion show. In 2003, Kajad cast Katrina in the English-Hindi erotica film 'Boom.' It was a box office flop. After that, she began to receive several modeling and commercial ad opportunities.

Why did Mahesh Bhatt remove Katrina from a film?

Katrina was cast in Mahesh Bhatt's film "Saya" (2003), but she was removed from the project owing to her bad Hindi and performance. In 2004, Katrina starred in the Telugu film Mallisavari, and in 2005, she starred in the Hindi film Sarkar.

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Katrina’s first break

Salman Khan's film 'Maine Pyaar Kyun Kiya' gave her a boost in her career. The movie was a hit, and Katrina was praised for her performance. Katrina collaborated alongside celebs such as Akshay Kumar and Shah Rukh Khan in addition to Salman Khan.

Ever since then, there is no looking back for the actress as she went on entertaining her fans with several Bollywood films.

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