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10 things you should know about Kareena Kapoor Khan

1. Her name was derived from Loe Tolstoy’s classic book ‘Anna Karenina’, which her mother read while she was pregnant with her. But her family and close friends call her Bebo.

10 things you should know about Kareena Kapoor Khan

In 2001, when Karan Johar’s ‘Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham’ had come out, the most awestruck-ing part of the movie was Kareena Kapoor as the snobby and stylish, ‘Poo’. It was like this role was meant for Kareena. Every guy who watched the movie, loved her as ‘Poo’, every girl who saw the movie, wanted to be like ‘Poo’.

And this is not it, Kareena Kapoor have had many iconic roles in her career; most popular of them is Geet from the super hit ‘Jab We Met’, Mahi in Madhur Bhandarkar’s ‘Heroine’, the nerdy doctor Pia in ‘3 Idiots’ and Daboo in the ‘Golmaal’ series. She has more hits than most actresses in Bollywood, with her being one of the highest paid actresses in the industry.

After having 16 years of a brilliant career, the actress is now married to actor Saif Ali Khan and have never looked or felt better. As the Kapoor diva turns 37 today, get to know her a bit better with these ten lesser known facts about her.

– Images from Yogen Shah, Getty, Movie Takies and AFP