Freida Pinto's Career And Her Life Story
When well known movie producer Danny Boyle cam to choose the face of his newest feature film, Slumdog Millionaire, he looked for an unknown element that fans would be able to relate to. He eventually discovered Freida Pinto, Mumbai born model and part time actress, and she since won the hearts of o growing legion of fans.
Before this movie, Freida did many advertisements with well-known companies such as Hutch, Airtel, Skoda, Ebay, Visa and many more. She received many opportunities to work with international companies due to her striking features and exotic looks, and benefited from the opportunity to explore locations such as Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and others. However, as far as modeling would undoubtedly take, Freida choose to stick with Bollywood, and see where her film career would take. Before the movie Slumdog, Freida's pinto career was shine out as the hottest face of India, on the front cover of many high-profile magazines. Apart from this, she anchored the international travel show name Full Circle.
Freida Pinto, a former model, is now known globally to every person because of super hit film of the year Slumdog millionaire. Her face is now loved by many people and we suspect she will be the face of many Hollywood productions in coming years. She always wanted to be seen as a successful actress in Bollywood, and she gives a wonderful start to this career in the form of Slumdog. Her co-partner of the movie Dev Patel has since been linked to Freida and she has recently confirmed that the pair of them are in a relationship. She was nominated for best supporting act in BAFTA awards.
Freida Pinto was born in Mumbai, in India, and her parents are from Manglore. She belongs to a catholic family but her heart is pure Indian and her dream is to become a successful actor in India only. Freida Pinto is non-vegetarian girl who loves to eat delicious food. Dark chocolates and rasmalai always attract her attention. She loves Mumbai food and most of it is non-vegetarian. As she is based in the south, she developed an early fascination for fish, although she is very health conscious and eats only right foods.
When it comes to Freida's Pintos studies, she did a course at St. Josephs school and completed her Bachelor of Arts at St. Xavier's college. She learns salsa and Indian classical dance as well. For acting training, she joined The Barry John's acting studio, and then she signed his first film as a lead role actress in the award winning film Slumdog millionaire. She plays the role of Latika, who was the lost love of Kamal, the stars male protagonist (Dev Patel). She dated Rohan Antao for almost eight years and was it was in the news that they are going to engage in early 2009, but after the success of Slumdog Millionaire, she is dating her co-star Dev Patel. They even publicity announces their affair few months ago.
Freida's Pinto becomes the face of many magazine covers in UK & US, she also attended many events and fashion shows in these countries. It is just the start of her career, and she is currently working in several Hollywood productions, which should see her back on the big screen in 2010.
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