I don't want to be called hot: Katrina Kaif

By Subhash K. Jha

Mumbai, April 8 (IANS) Katrina Kaif's sizzling number "Sexy lady" in "Race" and now an impending item song in the sporty film "Blue" have given her a sensuous image, but she's surprisingly uncomfortable with it.

"I want to retain the image of the girl next door. I don't want the hot image. Even in 'Sexy lady' I'm fully clothed. I'm still the girl next door. It's not the conventionally sexy kind of song," Katrina told IANS.

"Race", where she's pitched for the sensuous sweepstakes against Bipasha Basu and Sameera Reddy, has Katrina pulling out all the stops to erase the homely image.

But she says: "I don't think so. Everything in 'Race' looks larger-than-life, very fulsome, urg