After her scintillating moves in Dilbar, Nora Fatehi has become a household name. After a successful stint as a dancer, now Nora is ready to move on to become an actress too.
Today the dancing superstar is celebrating her birthday. On this occasion, let’s see some of the lesser known facts of her life.
- Nora was born in a Moroccan Canadian family of Punjabi origin. Even though she was raised in Canada, she has always maintained that she is an Indian at heart.
- Fatehi had made her Bollywood debut in 2014 with the film ‘Roar: Tigers of the Sundarbans’. The film bombed at the Box Office but turned out to be a jackpot for Nora, who received eight back-to-back projects later.
- Nora was a participant in Bigg Boss – Season 9. She entered the house on Day 58, but was evicted on Day 84.
- She also participated the ninth season of celebrity dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa.
- In the beginning of her career she was advised by many people to steer clear of reality shows and item numbers so as to be taken seriously in the industry. But Nora remained humble and accepted whatever work came her way.
- Before she became big, she used to share an apartment with 8 other girls.
- Nora’s family was against her decision of becoming a performer and wanted her to do a 9 to 5 job.
- Nora has been taking care of all the responsibilities of her family ever since her parents’ divorce.
- Nora Fatehi is close friends with Disha Patani.
- In her struggling days, Nora used to work as a waitressin morning and as a Telecaller in the evening.
- In the beginning of her career, Nora was cheated out of a payment of nearly 20 lakhsf rom her ad agency. Even her passport was held by them.
- Nora is no stranger to rejection. She has been rejected and has faced humiliation in auditions many times for being unable to speak in Hindi fluently.
- Many people believe the song Dilbar changed her life but for Nora the song appearance that really changed her life was Naah Goriye by Hardy Sandhu.
- It is said that Fatehi was dating Actor Angad Bedi, but he cheated on her with actress Neha Dhupia. He revealed that he has been cheating on her only when Neha got pregnant.
Wish her Happy Birthday people!