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Biography for Nargis Fakhri

Nargis Fakhri

Birthdate: 20 October 1979

Birth Place: New York, USA.

Height in feet: 5 Feet 7 Inches

Eye Color: Brown

Sun Sign: Libra

Occupation: Model, Bollywood Actress

Marital Status: Single

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Fakhri was born on 20 October 1979 in Queens, New York. She is a American model and actress.

Family Background

Nargis mother is Czech Marie A. Fakhri and her father is of Mohammed A. Fakhri Pakistani origin. She has one sister Aliya Fakhri. Her parents were divorced, when she was six or seven years old.

Acting Career

Modeling turned out to be my key to freedom & exploration. She got the opportunity to travel the world & live in various cities for months at a time. learnt new cultures, new languages and found that life is what you make of it she sarted modeling in 2005, and learnt valuable life lessons that no school could have ever taught continued modeling up until 2010, when Imtiaz Ali discovered me, this was an amazing encounter and went on to become one of the most important events of her life. She took up the offer to come to India to try out a new career path, and that’s how ROCKSTAR happened. Rockstar released on November 2011, and from that day forward, embarked on her most interesting journey to date.

Nargis was featured in the 2009 Kingfisher swimsuit calendar. She was the first girl to be recalled twice on "America's Next Top Model" (2003) and also the first girl of Pakistan in the history of "America's Next Top Model" (2003).

She started her first job at 15, teaching arts, crafts & ceramics at a summer camp to children. This continued for about 4 years, after which began an internship as a student teacher in her final year of college, where she was working towards a degree in Psychology & Fine Arts. It was during this year that she realized wasn’t ready to teach. As a young adult who hasn’t yet experienced life fully, what & how would teach those children? She decided to take matters into my own hands and packed her bags and set out to explore the world & see what it had to offer.

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