Kareena Kapoor

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Kareena Kapoor Khan
Kareena Kapoor smiling away from camera
Kapoor at the TOIFA Awards in 2016
Born (1980-09-21) 21 September 1980 (age 41)[1]
  • Actress
  • fashion designer
  • author
Years active2000–present
m. 2012)
RelativesSee Kapoor family

Kareena Kapoor (kəˈriːnaː kəˈpuːr; born on 21 September 1980),[2] is a famous Bollywood actress. She has been many genres, from romantic dramas to comedies, independent movies to major Bollywood movies.[3][4]

Early life[edit]

She is the sister of Bollywood actress Karisma Kapoor. She is the daughter of Bollywood Actors Randhir Kapoor and Babita. Often informally referred to as 'Bebo', she is the granddaughter of actor and filmmaker Raj Kapoor and niece of actor Rishi Kapoor.

Personal life[edit]

She is the wife of Bollywood Actor Saif Ali Khan. They are referred to India's Brangelina (with the name 'Saifeena') by the press.


  1. Saini, Minakshi (18 September 2012). "Happy Birthday! How Kareena Kapoor made it big". Hindustan Times. Archived from the original on 18 February 2015. Retrieved 20 December 2012.
  2. "Star of The Week-Kareena Kapoor". Rediff.com. 30 October 2002. Archived from the original on 1 May 2011. Retrieved 24 July 2008.
  3. Indiatimes Movies (18 March 2008). "Kareena becomes highest paid actress". The Economic Times. Archived from the original on 1 May 2011. Retrieved 1 June 2009.
  4. Sen, Raja (15 June 2010). "Ten years of Kareena, the highlights". Rediff.com. Archived from the original on 1 May 2011. Retrieved 8 July 2010.


  • Chatterjee, Saibal; Deenvi, Gulzar; Nihalani, Govind (2003). Encyclopaedia of Hindi Cinema. Encyclopædia Britannica (India) Pvt. Ltd. ISBN 81-7991-066-0.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
  • Dewey, Susan (2008). Making Miss India Miss World: Constructing Gender, Power, and the Nation in Postliberalization India. Syracuse University Press. ISBN 978-0-8156-3176-7.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)

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