Malaika Arora Khan is the item song queen of the Bollywood. She is a model, producer, dancer and host. She came into the limelight from the Bollywood item song “Chaiyya Chaiyya” along with Shah Rukh Khan.
Born on 23rd October 1973, Chembur, Mumbai, she has given many hit item numbers such as “Mahi Ve”, “Kaal Dhamaal” and “Munni Badnam Hui”. She has won millions of hearts by her charm, dance and sensuality.
Malaika Arora Khan ‘s Early Khan
Malaika was born to merchant navy Anil Arora and Joyce Polycarp and grew up along with younger sister Amrita Arora. The ultimate dance queen of Bollywood is 5 feet 6 inches tall with long black hair and light brown eyes. This Libra star’s sensuous figure weighs 117 lbs and measures 34-27-35.
She attended the Swami Vivekanand School in Chembur, Mumbai and later moved to Holy Cross High School. She passed out her degree in Economics and a minor in Communication from Jai Hind College.
Malaika and Arbaaz met for the first time during shooting and immediately landed into a relationship. After dating for a brief time, they married in 1998. In 2002, she gave birth to a son, Arhaan. They were often termed as one of the powerful celebrity couples in the B-town. However, they announced their separation in 2016. Many sources accused Arjun Kapoor for the divorce.
Malaika Arora Khan ‘s Career and Achievement
Before entering the B-town, Malaika was an MTV VJ and was cast in “Love Line” and “Style Check”. She also hosted some of the awards ceremonies, which made her popular among the masses.
Malaika landed the golden opportunity to star in the item song “Chaiya Chaiya” from the movie “Dil Se” with Shah Rukh Khan. Her captivating dance moves in running train and sizzling chemistry with King Khan created a huge buzz in the film industry. After the success of “Chaiya Chaiya”, she achieved celebrity status.
Malaika continued her journey with hit item songs like “Mahi Ve”, “Kaal Dhamaal”, “Hont Rasiley” and “Anarkali Disco Chali”. She was successful to establish herself as undisputed queen on item songs in Bollywood.
She is an owner of the company “Arbaaz Khan Production” and has released their first movie “Dabangg” starring Salman Khan, Sonakshi Sinha and Arbaaz Khan, Vinod Khanna. The movie was one of the highest-grossing movie of the year. She also has made a special appearance in the song “Munni Badnaam Hui”, which achieved cult status among fans.
Moreover, she has hosted the different reality shows “Nach Baliye”, “Zara Nachke Dikha” and “Jhalak Dekhhla Jaa”. One of her memorable shows was “India’s Got Talent” along with Kiran Kher and Karan Johar.
Malaika Arora Khan ‘s Net Worth
Malaika has gained huge popularity from her item songs and reality shows. She has an estimated net worth of $10 million: as she charges 1.75 crores per dance in the movie. Her endorsement deals includes several brands like Hero, Lux, Zandu Balm and Streaz hair Color.
Malaika is living a comfortable life in a lavish bungalow and owns BMW 7 series in her collection. Besides dancing and modeling, her hobbies are gardening, jogging, swimming and yoga. She loves to discover new places and her favorite destinations are Goa, Greece, Caribbean Island.
Being a style icon and diva, Malaika always keeps herself in tip-top condition. She styles herself in designers and branded clothes. She is active in Instagram and followed by more than 4.2 million people.