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Freida Pinto Biography

Birth Name:
Freida Selena Pinto
Birth Place:
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Profession
Actor, model

Fast Facts

  • Began her career as a print and runway model in India
  • Anchored the travel series Full Circle on Zee TV, covering assignments throughout Asia
  • Made her big-screen debut in the acclaimed 2008 drama Slumdog Millionaire
  • Named one of People magazine's 100 Most Beautiful in 2009
  • Chosen as a spokesperson for L'Oréal Paris

Awards

  • 2009BAFTA Film Awards-Best Supporting Actress: nominated
  • 2008Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: winner

Relationships