- Birthday23 October, 1973
- Marital status:Divorced
- Fun Trivia:Malaika started training as a dancer at the age of four.
- Famous Quote:Everybody has a role or part to play; if somebody fits the bill, that is what matters.
Born to a Punjabi father Anil Arora and a Malayali Catholic mother Joyce Polycarp, Malaika Arora began her career as a VJ at MTV India. She then forayed into the world of modeling and went on to appear in a number of advertisements. The actress then starred in popular music videos such as Gur Naalo Ishq Mitha before featuring in the iconic dance number Chaiyya Chaiyya alongside Shah Rukh Khan from his 1998 film Dil Se…Besides making cameo appearances in a few films, Malaika did a full-fledged role in EMI that turned out to be a box-office failure. She was in the limelight for her special dance number Munni Badnaam Hui from the 2010 film Dabangg. In March 2016, Malaika ended her marriage of 18 years with actor Arbaaz khan .