Zareen Khan is one of the well-known Bollywood actresses who steal the heart of their fans for her perfect body figure and mesmerizing style. This beautiful lady also works in Punjabi, Tamil, and Telugu films. The famous actress and model is also known for her inspiring weight loss journey apart from her recognition with the item song ‘character dheela hai’ from the movie READY.
Zareen Khan was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra. She belongs to a Pathan family and her ancestors have roots in Afghanistan. The actress completed her schooling at Duerelo Convent High School and was enrolled in Rizvi College of Science, Mumbai for her intermediate but she had to drop her studies in middle to support her family who was going through financial troubles. With no marketing skills, khan began modeling for earning enough money to meet the financial requirement of her family. She was taking small modeling assignments and could just meet the demand of the required amount of money until she was noticed by Salman Khan on the set of Yuvraj in Subhash Ghai’s film school, Whistling Woods. Salman Khan found her perfect for the lead role in the film Veer. She was then subjected to a screen test to play Yashodhara, the princess in Veer, and passed. To meet the requirement of the character, she put on 8 kg weight for justifying the role of a 19th-century princess.
Zareen Khan is a full figured attractive lady with ideal body vitals. Weighing approximately 57 kg and having a height of 5.5 ft she looks stunning with a little dimple on her cheek when she smiles. She is paid approximately 50 lakh rupees for a film. Her favorite holiday destinations are Dubai, Thailand, and the Maldives. Khan loves chocolates and her hobby is reading (especially Paulo Coelho)
Zareen Khan (also known as Zarine Khan) made her debut on the silver screen with Anil Sharma’s Period Film Veer starred by Salman Khan. The movie was released in 2010 and was one of the biggest flop movies of Salmaan Khan in his entire career. Though, Zareen Khan was nominated for the Best Female Debut for Zee Cine Awards. Further, she achieved success by gaining recognition from her item song ‘character dheela hai’ in the READY movie in 2011.
In 2012, Zareen was seen in a comedy movie, Housefull 2 where she could successfully catch the attention of the audience while playing the role of a glamorous model. This movie is counted among the highest-grossing movies at her box office till date.
Apart from Bollywood, she has done good work for Tamil Cinema and Punjabi Cinema too. She debuted in Telugu Cinema with the action thriller movie Chanakya while in Tamil Cinema, she is well known for her item song in the movie Naan Rajavaga Pogiren.
Her work in Punjabi Movie Jatt James Bond as the lead heroine was loved by the audience very much and she won the best female debut at PTC Punjabi Film Awards in 2015.
She was seen in other famous Bollywood movies like Veerappan, Hate Story 3, 1921, Wajah tum ho, and Aksar 2. She also hosted MTV Troll Police episodes 11 and 12 in 2018, a mini TV series (drama) in which she was also a guest in episode 6.
Her weight loss Journey
Zareen’s biography is incomplete without her weight loss journey. She used to weigh up to 110 kg in her school days ( class 9th and further). That time, she hadn’t planned to become an actress but she was determined to lose weight and put her weight down up to 57 kg with the help of her Pilate trainer and Fitness Expert Yasmin Karachiwala.