, Kabul, Afghanistan.
Celina Jaitley is an Indian actress who appears mainly in Bollywood films. A former beauty queen and model, she was crowned Femina Miss India Universe in 2001. In addition to her title, she won the Miss Margo Beautiful Skin, Indiatimes Surfer's Choice and MTV's Most Wanted award. She was subsequently sent to the Miss Universe 2001 contest to represent India where she was a finalist and finished as the 4th Runner Up.
In 2003, she made her film debut in Feroz Khan's Janasheen. In 2007 Jaitley flew to New Zealand and shot her first international movie 'Love Has No Language', a romantic comedy.She is also the brand ambassador of Egyptian tourism and Diya Diamond Jewellery.
She is also a supporter of the rights and equality of the LGBT community and supports the gay rights movement in India.
Celina was born in Kabul, Afghanistan to a Punjabi Hindu Army Colonel V.K. Jaitley and Meeta, an Afghan Hindu, who was a nurse in the Indian Army. Celina has a brother who is also in the Indian Army. She wanted to grow up and join the army just like her dad, either as a pilot or a doctor. Most of her childhood was spent in different locations due to her dad being transferred in cities and towns all over India - as a result she ended up studying in over a dozen different schools. She graduated with a degree in commerce from Indira Gandhi National Open University. After graduation, Celina worked in a cell phone company for a brief period.
In January 2011, she announced her engagement with Dubai-based Austrian businessman, hotelier and marketeer, Peter Haag.