F reida Pinto 1984, Mumbai-born girl always dreamt becoming an actress. Inspired by Sushmita Sen’s victory in the 1994 Miss Universe competition, explaining that “the country was really proud of her, and I was like, one day, I want to do the same”.
She started her career in 2005 as a model with Elite Model Management India and featured in television and printed ads like Wrigley’s Chewing Gum, Škoda, Vodafone India, Airtel, Visa, eBay, and De Beers. Not only this she even hosted international travel show that aired on Zee International Asia Pacific between 2006 and 2008 called the Full circle.
In 2008, Freida has selected as the female lead in Danny Boyle’s film Slumdog Millionaire It was the most successful film at the 81st Academy Awards: it was nominated for ten awards, of which it won eight.
She won the Breakthrough Performance Award at the Palm Springs International Film Festival and was nominated for various awards at the British Academy Film Awards, the MTV Movie Awards, and the Teen Choice Awards. She has appeared in several American and British productions, often playing supporting roles.
Her upcoming flick:
Jungle book (2018):
Directed by Andy Serkis and written by Callie Kloves, based on The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling this is live-action adventure fantasy film where Freida Pinto as Messua along with Rohan Chand as Mowgli and Matthew Rhys as John Lockwood. The movie is planned to release the film in the United States on October 19, 2018.
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