Model-turned-actor Zarine Khan was born on May 14, 1987 into a Muslim, Pathan family in Mumbai. She speaks Hindi, Urdu, English and Marathi. She completed her intermediate at Rizvi College of Science, Mumbai.
Zarine made her screen debut with a leading role in the 2009 Anil Sharma’s period film Veer co-starring with Salman Khan for which she was nominated for the Zee Cine Award for Best Female Debut.She garnered recognition from her item number “Character Dheela” in Ready, which was the highest-grossing Bollywood films of 2011.
Zarine earned commercial success in Bollywood with Sajid Khan’s Housefull 2. She made her Tamil debut in the Tamil film Naan Rajavaga Pogiren, in which she did an item number in the song “Malgove”. She achieved further success for her leading roles in the 2014 Punjabi film Jatt James Bond, a box-office success.