Zareen Khan is a gorgeous Bollywood actress and model. She works in films mostly known in the Bollywood films industry and has also starred in the Punjabi, Telugu, and Tamil films industry. Zareen Khan made her movie debut in 2010 in Anil Sharma's historical picture Veer, co-starring alongside Salman Khan, for which she garnered a Zee Cine Nomination for Best Female Debut. She later featured in the extremely famous item number in a song "Character Dheela Hai" in the 2011 blockbuster comic movie, Ready.
She made her appearance as a gorgeous model in the 2012 romantic comedy movie Housefull 2 gained commercial success in Bollywood and remains her highest-grossing movie to date. Khan made her Tamil film debut the following year with Naan Rajavaga Pogiren, in which she played an item dance performance in the song "Malgove."
She returned to Bollywood in 2015 with the sensual thriller Hate Story 3 after appearing in the Punjabi film Jatt James Bond in 2014. And in 2019, she made her Telugu film debut with the action thriller Chanakya.
Khan was born in Mumbai on 14 May 1987 to a Muslim Pathan family. Her father's name is not known till now. She has spoken up in a public interview that her father abandoned them at a very young age. Her mother's name is Parveen khan. She is a homemaker, and she loves her mom. They both share a very close bond.
She completed her initial education at Duruelo Convent High School in Mumbai and did her education at Rizvi College of science; her mom said she was very good at her studies. Still, Due to her family's money troubles and financial problems, Khan was compelled to drop out of college, begin working, and move ahead. She tried her attempt at modelling because she had relevant talents. She completed a series of little tasks that paid her enough money to keep the house running. She started her career in acting while visiting the Yuvraaj set at Subhash Ghai's film school Whistling Woods. Salman Khan became acquainted with her and chose to cast her in his film Veer. She was cast in the role of Princess Yashodhara after an audition. She put on eight kg to be more credible as a 19th-century princess.
2010-2011: Her work, Including Her Debut and Early Work
Khan in 2010
She began her acting journey on the movie set of Yuvraj at Subhash Ghai film school. At that time Salman Khan saw her and decided to cast her in the movie Veer because Salman khan felt her charming face would look great in the role of princess." After an audition, she was chosen for the lead role of Princess Yashodhara. In this movie, she gained eight kg to seem like a 19th-century princess. Veer did not hold up well enough at the box office, but Zareen Khan's acting and performance gained mediocre reactions from reviewers and the audience.
Some critics and audiences resemble Zareen Khan as Katrina kaif. A critic, Subhash K. Jha, complimented her acting and stated her charm gives wonderful screen presence." Zee CineAward-nominated her for Best Female Debut.
Salman Khan and Zareen Khan have also seen in the item song "character dheela" in 2011 movie "Ready". It was a super hit song in the movie, and people liked it a lot and ready which was directed by Anees Bazme and this movie was the highest-grossing Bollywood film of the year.
In 2012, she promoted the jewellery company YS18 by doing a ramp walk on India's international jewellery's weak. She also worked on the movie of Sajid Khan's Housefull 2. The film is about cousins Henna and Bobby and best friends Sunny, Max, Jolly, and Jai who fall in love with a model Jlo. Akshay Kumar, Asin, John Abraham, and Jacqueline Fernandez also starred in the film, which hit cinema screens in 2012.
Khan's portrayal received critical praise, with Taran Adarsh remarking, "Zarine serves as more than just eye candy. She looks to be her usual seductive and tempting self, and she is at ease in her own skin." Housefull 2 was one of the most successful Bollywood films of 2012. She was appreciated for the song "Maglove" by Taran Adarsh. In 2013, she appeared in Vetrimaaran's Naan Rajavaga Pogiren alongside Nakul Jaidev.
2014-PRESENT: Shift to Leading Role
In 2014, Khan debuted in Rohit Jugraj's Punjabi film Jatt James Bond starring Gippy Grewal (Punjabi actor and singer). She played the role of Lalli, an innocent Punjabi wife, and it was a Punjab film. This was her first movie outside Bollywood cinema; the critics praised her because of her portrayal in the picture, which earned great reviews. Film critic Komal Nahta said every scene she appears in is "a must-see for her brilliance", which shows her outstanding performance.
In 2015, she appeared in the erotic suspense film hate story. Khan starred as Siya. The film was a smash hit, garnering Khan much more fame. She then starred alongside Ali Fazal in the music video "Pyaar Manga Hai." Armaan Malik and Neeti Mohan sang the song. Khan performed an item number in the 2016 film Veerappan. She also appeared in another item song, "Mahi Ve," in the same year's film Wajah Tum Ho.
Zareen Khan co-starred in Aksar 2 alongside Gautam Rode in 2017. The movie did not do well at the box office. According to Umesh Punwani of Koimoi.com, she is mostly employed for the skin exhibition. 'She tries to be the female Emraan Hashmi,' he says, 'but it doesn't work for her.'
Later, Khan appeared in Vikram Bhatt's horror thriller 1921, the fourth episode in the 1920 film series, in 2018. Khan went on to play a police officer in Ashok Nanda's action movie One Day: Justice Delivered in January 2018. Esha Gupta eventually succeeded her. Despite unfavourable reviews, the picture was able to recover its costs and become an "average grosser."
Zareen Khan, a Bollywood actress, made her Telugu debut with the action-thriller Chanakya, which received mixed reviews from critics and did poorly at the box office. The same year, she co-starred in the Punjabi film Dhaka with Gippy Grewal, which received poor reviews. She next was to appear in the film Hum Bhi Akele Tum Bhishe Akele, which was to be directed by Anshuman Jha and released in 2020.
Love Affairs and Relationship
Zareen Khan is a well-known Bollywood actress. Despite having a fairly limited filmography, Zareen nevertheless has millions of fans. Zareen, however, has recently made social media news. Zareen is one of the more fashionable actresses in the business, but now her relationship is grabbing attention. You can notice that she is frequently spotted with her lover Shivashish Mishra.
The Shivashish Mishra you all witnessed in Big Boss 12 is, in fact, the same person. Shivashish Mishra had been garnering attention for his appearance on the programme. Zareen Khan and Shivashish Mishra are reportedly vacationing in Goa and many other places.
Lifestyle and Income
Zareen Khan has a total net worth of $5 million, which would be more than 35 crores in Indian rupees. Her annual salary was reportedly five crore Indian rupees, and she charges between one and two crores for every film.
Given her passion for automobiles and frequent appearances posing with them, Zareen Khan's collection of vehicles is adequate. Automobiles from Mercedes, Audi, Jeep, and more brands are included in Zareen Khan's collection.
List of Zareen Khan Movies
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