Zareen Khan (born 14 May 1987), also known as Zarine Khan, is an Indian actress and model who mainly works in the Hindi film industry, though has also appeared in Punjabi films. Zareen Khan made her screen debut with a leading role in the 2010 Anil Sharma's period film Veer co-starring with Salman Khan for which she was nominated for the Zee Cine Award for Best Female Debut. Khan garnered recognition from her item number "Character Dheela" in Ready, which was one of the highest-grossing Bollywood films of 2011. Khan earned commercial success in Bollywood with Sajid Khan's Housefull 2. The following year, Khan made her Tamil debut in the Tamil film Naan Rajavaga Pogiren, in which she did an item number in the song "Malgove". She achieved further success for her leading role in the 2014 romantic thriller Punjabi film Jatt James Bond, a box office success and followed it with a leading role in the highly successful Vishal Pandya's film Hate Story 3. In 2019, she made her Telugu debut with the action thriller film Chanakya.