Freida Pinto


Freida Pinto was born on October 18, 1984 in Mumbai. Her father Frederick Pinto - senior manager of a bank branch Bank of Baroda, mother Sylvia Pinto - school teacher St. John's Universal High School. Frida has an older sister - Sharon, who works as a producer of one of the news channels.

Frida successfully completed St. Joseph School with a bachelor's degree in Arts and College of St Xavier's College with a Bachelor of Arts in English literature. Pinto also professionally involved in dance - traditional Indian styles and salsa.

Since 2006, Pinto took part in several television projects and acted in commercials. She also worked in the "Stray" international TV show Full Circle, traveled with him all of Southeast Asia. It was then that she noticed and invited to the casting of the film Danny Boyle's "Slumdog Millionaire." The role of Latika - the protagonist's girlfriend - brought Frieda fame. The film was a success, he was expected not only to large fees, but also the award "Oscar". Also, the film won awards People's Choice Award and the "Golden Globe". The actress was nominated for BAFTA - for best supporting actress.

In May 2009, Frida became the face of cosmetic brand L'Oreal, and in June appeared in the list of "100 Sexiest Women in the World" by the magazine FHM.

In 2010, Frida finished shooting in Franco-Israeli film "Miral" by Julian Schnabel, which played a major role. She also starred in Woody Allen's "You Will Meet a stranger high brunet" along with stars such as Antonio Banderas, Josh Brolin, Anthony Hopkins and Naomi Watts.

In 2011, the actress can be seen in the film "Immortals", "Rise of the Apes" and others.

Since 2001, Freida Pinto met with Rohan Antao, marketer of Mumbai, but in early 2009 it terminated the engagement. In April 2009 it became known that the actress met with his partner in the film "Slumdog Millionaire," Dev Patel.



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