Nora Fatehi

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Nora Fatehi
Nora Fatehi graces the red carpet for Umang police show (07) (cropped).jpg
Nora at a glance
Born Nora Fatehi
(1992-02-06) 6 February 1992 (age 26)[1]
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Modeling information
Height 168 cm (5 ft 6 in)

Nora Fatehi (born 6 February 1992 [2][3]) is a Moroccan-Canadian dancer, model, and actress, of Moroccan origin.[4] She made her film debut in the Bollywood film Roar: Tigers of the Sundarbans.[5] She gained popularity in Telugu cinema by doing item numbers in films like Temper, Baahubali and Kick 2. She has also starred in a Malayalam film Double Barrel. She was a contestant on Bigg Boss 9 and got evicted on day 84. She starred in Satyamev Jayate, released on August 15, in which she was seen in the recreated version of the song "Dilbar" which crossed 20 million views in the first 24 hours of its release, making it the first Hindi song to have garnered such numbers in India.[6]

Career[edit]

She started her career by starring in a Bollywood film Roar: Tigers of the Sundarbans. After that she was signed for a special song in Puri Jagannath's Telugu film Temper, marking her debut in Telugu.[7] She has also done a special appearance with Emraan Hashmi and Gurmeet Chaudhary in the film Mr. X directed by Vikram Bhatt and produced by Mahesh Bhatt.

Later, she signed movies such as Baahubali: The Beginning[8] and Kick 2.[9][10]

In late June 2015, she signed a Telugu film Sher.[11] In late August 2015, she signed a Telugu film Loafer which is directed by Puri Jagannadh starring opposite Varun Tej.[12] In late November 2015 she signed a film Oopiri.[13] In December 2015, Fatehi entered the Bigg Boss house which was in its ninth season as a wild card entrant.[14] She spent 3 weeks inside the house until she got evicted in the 12th week (Day 83). Nora was a contestant on Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa in 2016. Her upcoming Project is a movie titled My Birthday Song[15] in which she is playing lead actress opposite Sanjay Suri.[16]

Fatehi speaks English as her first language, though she can also speak Hindi, French and Arabic.

Filmography[edit]

Key
Films that have not yet been released
Year Title Language Role(s) Notes
2014 Roar: Tigers of the Sundarbans Hindi CJ
2015 Crazy Cukkad Family Amy
Temper Telugu Herself Special appearance in song
Mr.X Hindi
Double Barrel Malayalam Supporting actress
Baahubali: The Beginning Telugu / Tamil Dancer Special appearance in the song "Manohari"
Kick 2 Telugu Herself Special appearance in song
Sher
Loafer
2016 Rocky Handsome Hindi Special appearance in the song "Rock the party"
Oopiri Telugu / Tamil Nemali Special appearance in song "Door Number"
2017 Naah Song Hindi Herself with Harrdy Sandhu
2018 My Birthday Song Sandy Lead actress opposite Sanjay Suri
Kayamkulam Kochuni Malayalam TBA Special appearance in song
Satyamev Jayate Hindi Herself Special appearance in song "Dilbar"
Stree Special appearance in a song "Kamariya"
2019 Bharat

Television[edit]

Year Name Host Channel Notes
2015 Bigg Boss 9 Salman Khan Colors Contestant - Entered on Day 58 & Evicted on Day 83 - 3 January 2016
2016 Comedy Nights Bachao Krushna Abhishek Herself/Guest
Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 9 Manish Paul Contestant
2017 Entertainment Ki Raat Raghu Ram, Balraj Herself/Guest
2018 Troll Police Zareen Khan, Ranvijay MTV India
Top Model India Lisa Haydon Colors Infinity Guest Mentor
MTV Dating in the Dark Nora Fatehi MTV India Host

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