Zarine Khan was born and brought up into a Muslim family in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India of Pashtun ethnic background. She fluently speaks in Urdu, Hindi, English and Tamil. Although she never planned to be a model, she began to focus on losing weight and getting into shape. In order to lose weight, she began to work out, eventually reaching her target weight. With no marketable skills, she tried her hand at modeling.

Zarine Khan is an Indian actress and model who appears in Bollywood films. She made her acting debut in the 2010 Vijay galani,s period film Veer co-starring with Salman Khan. Khan has been noted for looks very similar to actress Katrina Kaif.Khan wanted to be a doctor but joined acting. Her acting career began while visiting the set of Yuvraj at Subhash Ghai's film school Whistling Woods. Salman Khan noticed her and decided to cast her for his friend Vijay Galani,s film Veer because, he said, "She looks the character - the sweet princess she is playing in Veer".


Year Film Role Language
2010 Veer Princess Yashodhara Hindi
2011 Ready Khushi Hindi
2012 Housefull 2: The Dirty Dozen JLO Hindi
2012 Karikalan Velir princess Tamil
2013 Partner 2 Hindi