Nathalia Kaur (born Nathalia Pinheiro Felipe Martins on 15 August 1990)[1] is a Brazilian model and actress who works in India.

Early life

Kaur was born as Nathalia Pinheiro Felipe Martins in Rio de Janeiro. Her mother is of Portuguese descent[1] while her father is of Portuguese and Indian descent.[1][2]

Kaur worked as a model since she was 14 and continued to do so while studying law at Universidade Cândido Mendes before quitting to work as full-time model when receiving an offer in India. She is also known to be an opera singer.


Kaur modelled in Brazil and other countries until moving to India upon receiving an offer. There she won the Kingfisher Calendar Model Hunt in 2012 and appeared in the Kingfisher Swimsuit Calendar that year.[3]

Kaur made her film debut in the Kannada film Dev Son of Mudde Gowda directed by Indrajit Lankesh.[4] Before its release she was cast by Ram Gopal Varma to perform an item number in his next film Department.[5] Earlier Verma had wanted to cast Sunny Leone, but due to her contractual obligations for Jism 2, Varma replaced her with Kaur.[6]

Kaur is the Miss Mundo Espírito Santo 2015 and participated at the Miss Mundo Brasil 2015 pageant, where she finished in the top 10.


Year Film Language Role Notes
2012 Dev Son of Mudde Gowda Kannada Debut film
2012 Department Hindi Item song Dan Dan [7]
2013 Commando-A One Man Army Hindi Special appearance[8]
2013 Dhalam / Koottam Telugu/Tamil Special Appearance
2013 Bhai Telugu Special appearance
2016 Rocky Handsome Hindi Anna
2016 Guns of Benaras Hindi Hema Filming
2017 Jism 3 Hindi TBA Post-production


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Only Indians worship their actors: Nathalia Kaur. Times of India (2012-06-23). Retrieved on 2012-08-16.
  2. From Pinheiro to Kaur: Nathalia cashes in on the exotic. Times of India (2012-06-23). Retrieved on 2012-08-16.
  3. Nathalia Pinheiro crowned Kingfisher Calendar Girl 2012 : What's Hot News — India Today. (2011-12-15). Retrieved on 2012-03-28.
  4. Nathalia used me and I used her: Indrajit Lankesh — Times Of India. The Times of India (2012-03-08). Retrieved on 2012-03-28.
  5. Brazilian model Nathalia Kaur shakes her booty in RGV's 'Department' : EYECATCHERS News — India Today. (2012-03-03). Retrieved on 2012-03-28.
  6. From Pinheiro to Kaur: Nathalia cashes in on the exotic — The Times of India. The Times of India. Retrieved on 2012-03-28.
  7. Nathalia Kaur: Ram Gopal Verma's new item girl — Movies News — HitList — ibnlive. Retrieved on 2012-03-28.
  8. Subhash K Jha speaks about Commando. Bollywood Hungama. Retrieved on 16 April 2013.
  9. WOW! Bollywood diva Nathalia Kaur to be the hottest contestant on Khatron Ke Khiladi?. Hindustan Times. Retrieved on 19 November 2014.

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