Born in the distinguished Kapoor family to parents Randhir and Babita Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor is one of the highest paid actresses in the industry today. She presently tied the knot with the actor Saif Ali Khan also the son of cricketer Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi and actress Sharmila Tagore. The actress is known for her roles of different shades in movies and has been labelled as aggressive and confidently explicit by the Indian media. Her name which is said to have been taken from the book Anna Karenina and she being the younger sister of actress, Karishma Kapoor, has admitted to be a spoilt child.
After pursuing studies in various fields, she after completing a course from the FTTI, debuted her acting career in J. P. Dutta’s Refugee opposite Abhishek Bachchan. She is famous for her roles in the very many movies especially that of her Indian version of Desdemona in Vishal Bharadwaj’s Omkara which was listed among the top 80 iconic performances by Filmfare in 2010 and that of Geet Dhillon in Imtiaz Ali’s blockbuster Jab We Met which also earned her various awards. After that she was seen in a series of movies including the super hit 3 Idiots, a take on Five Point Someone, a Chetan Bhagat novel and also the highest gross earner in the country and overseas that year. Even her marriage with Saif which took place after the release of her movie, Heroine in which she attained positive critical reviews, was called as the Country’s ‘Wedding and Social Event of the Year’ by the Wall Street Journal. After appearing in the role of a prostitute in her last movie, Reema Kagti’s Talaash: The Answer Lies Within, she will be appearing next in Prakash Jha’s Satyagraha and in Punit Malhotra’s Gori Tere Pyaar Mein.
Apart from her eccentric roles, the actress has always come forth as extremely stylish and a person of taste. She has succeeded actress Soha Ali Khan who also happens to be her sister in law as the Globus delegate and has expressed her plans of launching her own fashion line. If successful, she will be the first ever Indian actress to do so. Her lips are considered to be her trademark and she herself seen as a style icon to many, Kareena Kapoor in a saree has been seen appearing in many public occasions. She claims to be an Indian at heart and denies counterfeiting the west. According to her, even her husband Saif loves her adorning a saree. Kareena Kapoor in a saree looks as stylish and splendid as she looks in any other western wear and has admitted that the Indian traditional attire holds a special place in her heart. In fact there are various brands in the market that have launched their products named as ‘Kareena Kapoor Saree’. For more pics of Kareena Kapoor wearing a saree you can visit click here.
Kareena Kapoor who seems to have lost weight in recent times and is reportedly following a new style of yoga advises everyone to dress according to the occasion and take fashion as a responsibility.