Bollywood’s sultry diva Malaika Arora Khan enjoys a reputation unmatched even by the industry’s top heroines. The actor-producer celebrates her 41st birthday today! Here wishing her a beautiful happy birthday!
Malaika Arora Khan was born in Chembur, Mumbai. Her parents divorced when she was 11 years old and the family shifted to Chembur. Her mother, Joyce Polycarp, is a Malayali Catholic and her father, Anil Arora, was a Punjabi native to the Indian border town of Fazilka.
Malaika was selected as one of the MTV VJs when MTV India started its operations becoming an interviewer and later co-anchoring various programs.
Malaika then entered the modeling world, appearing in many advertisements, for album songs like ‘Gur Naal Ishq Mitha’ and item numbers such as ‘Chaiyya Chaiyya’ in the 1998 Bollywood film ‘Dil Se’
In the 2000s, apart from featuring in item numbers for various films, she made cameo appearances in a few films. She appeared in her first major acting role in the film ‘EMI’
Malaika is married to Bollywood actor-director-producer Arbaaz Khan whom she met during a coffee ad shoot.
She turned film producer in 2008, with her husband, Arbaaz Khan. Their company Arbaaz Khan Productions has released films like ‘Dabangg’, ‘Dabangg 2’ and ‘Dolly Ki Doli’