Daughter of Moroccan parents, Nora Fatehi was born on 6 February 1992 in Canada. She has now become a household name in India, thanks to her participation in the controversial reality show, ‘Bigg Boss 9’ as a wild card entry last year. Before entering the ‘Big Boss’ house, the actress had made her acting debut with the movie ‘Roar: Tigers of the Sundarbans’ and also did modeling for a couple of years. Later she did a special song in Puri Jagannadh’s Telugu film ‘Temper’, which brought her some fame down south. Aside from that, Nora was also seen in a special appearance in the film, ‘Mr. X’, featuring Emraan Hashmi as the male lead.
Her participation in ‘Bigg Boss’ got her a lot of attention from all over the country. No wonder many people spent hours on the net searching more about her and hence making her one of the most Googled Bollywood actresses in 2016. She is at number 8 in the list.
Fluent in various languages like Hindi, Arabic and French, Nora is a phenomenal dancer and has even participated in the celebrity dance show, ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa’ (season 9). It was her childhood dream to be an actress. So, to make her acting dreams come to Nora moved to India and started struggling to get a break in films. Initially, the self-taught dancer tried her best to make her presence felt in the industry but to no avail. What she could not do, ‘Bigg Boss 9’ did for her and catapulted her to instant fame.