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Nargis Fakhri Net Worth

Nargis Fakhri Net Worth 2018: Wiki, Married, Family, Wedding, Salary, Siblings

Nargis Fakhri net worth is
$12 Million

Nargis Fakhri Wiki/Biography

Nargis Fakhri was born on 20 October 1979, in Queens, New York City USA, of part-Pakistani and part-Czech descent through her father and mother respectively. Nargis is an actress and model, best known for appearing in various Hindi Films, and she was also a contestant in “America’s Next Top Model”. She’s been active in the industry since 2004, and all of her efforts have helped put her net worth to where it is today.

How rich is Nargis Fakhri? As of mid-2017, sources estimate a net worth that is at $12 million, mostly earned through a successful career in modeling and acting. Some of her acting projects are “Rockstar”, “Madras Café”, and “Spy”, and she’s received several nominations throughout her career, and as she continues it, it is expected that her wealth will also continue to increase.

Nargis Fakhri Net Worth $12 million

Nargis’ parents divorced when she was six years old, but her father died a year later. She would only pursue her modelling career later on after 20 years, when she became a contestant in both the second and third cycle of the reality series “America’s Next Top Model”, although in both series, she failed to make it to the third challenge for the top 12 contestants. Despite that, she was given a modelling contract in the US, and has worked for various agencies. She has also made frequent appearances in fashion shows, so her net worth continues to increase. In 2009, she found more popularity when she became part of the 2009 Kingfisher Calendar, which is very popular in India, which attracted the attention of filmmaker Imtiaz Ali, who would then cast Nargis in her first film called “Rockstar”.

Fakhri made her film debut as the lead of the musical “Rockstar”, in which she plays a rich brat. The film received a lot of good reviews from critics, though her acting skills found mixed reactions. Despite that, “Rockstar” gained $17 million at the box office, becoming one of the top grossing Hindi films of the year. More acting opportunities opened for Fakhri. which continued to build her net worth; her next big project was the political thriller “Madras Café” released in 2013. The film was set in the Indian intervention of the Sri Lankan civil war, and assassination of Rajiv Gandhi, former India prime minister. The film received critical praise, and Fakhri had a lot of good reviews as well.

She then became part of the comedy “Phata Poster Nikhia Hero”, followed in 2014 by an appearance in the comedy “Main Tera Hero”, which is a remake of the film “Kandireega”, which found financial success despite mixed reviews. She then performed in the film “Kick” which became popular, and afterwards starred in the action comedy “Spy”, which is her first Hollywood film, playing her first antagonist role to good reviews, and she was also nominated for an MTV Movie Award for Best Fight nomination. The film became one of the top grossing films of the year.

In 2016, Nargis made a special appearance in “Saagasam” before being featured in “Azhar” in which she portrayed actress Sangeeta Bijlani. Her next role would be in the third installment of “Housefull” playing the love interest of Abhishek Bachchan – again it was a film which received negative reviews but was a commercial success. A few of her latest projects include the drama “Banjo”, and her second Hollywood film “5 Weddings”.

For her personal life, it is known that Fakhri and Uday Chopra have been an on-off item, who suggestions of marriage vehemently denied by Nargis. She describes herself as a “global citizen” thanks to her dual ethnicity.


Full NameNargis Fakhri
Net Worth$12 Million
Date Of BirthOctober 20, 1979
Place Of BirthQueens, New York City, New York, United States
Height5 ft 8 in (1.75 m)
ProfessionModel, Actor
EducationQueens College, City University of New York
NationalityAmerican
ParentsMarie A. Fakhri, Mohammed A. Fakhri
SiblingsAliya Fakhri
Facebookhttp://www.facebook.com/NargisFakhri
Twitterhttp://www.twitter.com/nargisfakhri
Google+http://plus.google.com/102698671183327929892
Instagramhttp://www.instagram.com/nargilove
IMDBhttp://www.imdb.com/name/nm3668216/
AwardsIIFA Award for Hottest Pair of the year
NominationsMTV Movie Award for Best Fight, Stardust Award for Breakthrough Performance – Female, BIG Star Most Entertaining Actor in a Social Role - Female
MoviesBanjo, Housefull 3, Azhar, Spy, Main Tera Hero, Phata Poster Nikhla Hero, Madras Cafe, Rockstar, 5 Weddings
#Fact
1Fakhri was the first girl to be brought back twice on America's Next Top Model (2003) and also the first girl of Pakistani descent in the history of America's Next Top Model (2003).
2Has a younger sister: Aliya Fakhri.
3Her mother is Czech and her father is a Pakistani.

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
5 Weddings2017post-productionShania Dhaliwal
Banjo2016Christina
Dishoom2016Samaira Dalal
Housefull 32016Saraswati
Azhar2016Sangeeta
Saagasam2016Special Appearance
Spy2015Lia
Kick2014Cameo
Main Tera Hero2014Ayesha
Phata Poster Nikhla Hero2013Dancer
Madras Cafe2013Jaya Sahni
Rockstar2011Heer Kaul

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Kapil Sharma Show2016TV SeriesHerself
2016 MTV Movie Awards2016TV SpecialHerself - Nominee
Indian Premier League2012TV SeriesHerself

Won Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2012Special AwardAwards of the International Indian Film AcademyStar Plus Hottest PairRockstar (2011)
2012Ghanta AwardThe Ghanta AwardsWorst ActressRockstar (2011)
2012Ghanta AwardThe Ghanta AwardsWorst On-Screen CoupleRockstar (2011)
2012Ghanta AwardThe Ghanta AwardsWorst BreakthroughRockstar (2011)

Nominated Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2016MTV Movie AwardMTV Movie AwardsBest FightSpy (2015)

Known for movies


Source
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