Nargis Fakhri is making her debut opposite Ranbir Kapoor in Imtiaz Ali’s Rockstar. She is half Czech and half Pakistani. She is essaying the role of a dancer. The American national is 5’9” and featured in the 2009 Kingfisher calendar. Imtiaz made her go through a series of auditions before he picked her for the role.Her upbeat attitude during auditions got her noticed as she was signed by a modelling agency and went on to appear in several TV commercials and mag covers till Imtiaz spotted her for Rockstar.
Born and raised in New York, Nargis narrowly missed her chance of making it to the Top Model house during Cycle 3.