Freida Pinto

  • Whoa! Is that Freida Pinto pole dancing in a Bruno Mars music video? 17-10-2013 10:39 AM

    Freida Pinto sure knows how to turn heads. After featuring in a recent racy photoshoot for 'Vogue' magazine, the Indian born Hollywood actress has featured in a sizzling music video for singer Bruno Mars. The song 'Gorrila' has Freida playing a pole dancer called Isabella and is even seen striping...
  • Neetu Chandra seeks inspiration from Freida Pinto, Priyanka Chopra 06-09-2013 12:14 AM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Neetu Chandra is on a high ever since she joined the cast of Greek film 'Home Sweet Home'. She believes it's the best time to be a "global actor". Chandra seeks inspiration from Indian actors Freida Pinto and Priyanka Chopra, who have carved a niche in international...
  • Freida Pinto: I'm not as tall as the models here 04-08-2013 12:14 AM

    New Delhi: She made headlines for being a part of Danny Boyle's 'Slumdog Millionaire'. The Oscar-winning film may have featured her as a homeless orphan, but the girl from Malad didn't take long to cut a distinct figure. Besides gracing international magazine covers, the actress continues to be applauded for...
  • Investing in a girl's education delivers highest return: Freida Pinto 19-06-2013 11:26 AM

    New Delhi: Indian actress Freida Pinto, who has lent her voice for one of the stories in documentary feature film 'Girl Rising', said the privileges she experienced growing up motivated her to be a part of this project. Directed by Academy Award-nominated director Richard E Robbins, the documentary tells the...
  • I'm inspired by the courage of girls in Ethiopia: Freida Pinto 02-06-2013 06:08 PM

    Addis Ababa: 'Slumdog Millionaire' actress Freida Pinto, the global ambassador of the Because I am A Girl Campaign (BIAAG), visited Ethiopia for the first time as part of her role to support Plan International's projects. She says educating and empowering girls is the way forward worldwide. Because I Am a...
  • Snapshot: Sonam Kapoor and Freida Pinto bond at Cannes Film Festival 15-05-2013 03:58 PM

    Seldom does one see two actresses bonding on a public platform. But Sonam Kapoor posted a picture of herself with actress Freida Pinto as the two posed for the cameras on the first day of Cannes Film Festival. Both are brand ambassador of a cosmetic line which is a sponsor...
  • Aishwarya, Sonam, Freida to walk Cannes red carpet 03-05-2013 04:13 PM

    New Delhi: Indian actresses Aishwarya Rai, Sonam Kapoor and Freida Pinto will walk the red carpet at the forthcoming Cannes International Film Festival on different occasions. They will sport looks inspired by Bollywood's different eras. The trio will walk as brand ambassadors of beauty brand L'Oreal Paris, which completes 16...
  • Stereotyping a lesser evil in Indian cinema: Freida Pinto 05-04-2013 07:29 PM

    New Delhi: Who says Indian cinema is about stereotypes? Mumbai girl Freida Pinto, who left a lasting impression on the international arena with "Slumdog Millionaire", says she faces more stereotypical roles abroad. Battling them means making the right choices at the right time. "Abroad, there is already a stereotype in...
  • Freida Pinto to host pre Oscar bash 21-02-2013 11:13 AM

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  • Freida Pinto likes Mithun's break dance 02-01-2012 03:02 PM

    Mumbai: As part of the strategy to promote 'Trishna', a festival of Mithun's films is being organised. However, the former Bengali superstar has no clue about it Freida Pinto's next international film 'Trishna' is being directed by British filmmaker Michael Winterbottom, who also made the acclaimed 'A Mighty Heart' and...
  • I always dream big: Freida Pinto 30-11-2011 03:23 PM

    Panaji: Wondering why Hollywood is always obssessed with young look, India's best export to West, actress Freida Pinto says she cannot wait to grow old. The 27-year-old actress, who has starred in many international projects post her rise to fame with 'Slumdog Millionaire', says she wants her face to reflect...
  • Would have begged Pinto to do 'Trishna': Director 27-11-2011 12:27 PM

    Panaji: Michael Winterbottom, director of Freida Pinto-starrer 'Trishna' , said he would have 'begged' the Indian actress to play the lead role in his adaptation of Thomas Hardy's novel 'Tess of the d'Ubervilles. Recounting how easily he had selected the 'Slumdog Millionaire' star for the role of 'Trishna', Winterbottom said...
  • Mrinal Sen was amazing: Freida Pinto 27-11-2011 11:22 AM

    Panaji: A dazzling Freida Pinto Saturday had to parrya few feisty moments from Bengal film journalists who pinned the 'Slumdog Millionaire' star for naming only one Bengali cine great. Pinto, who was meeting the media a day after a special screening of her new Michael Winterbottom directed film 'Trishna', was...
  • Freida Pinto's 'Trishna' at IIFI 2011 23-11-2011 07:03 PM

    Panaji: Hollywood-based Indian actress Freida Pinto-starrer Trishna will be screened Friday at the 42nd International Film Festival of India here. Trishna is about a woman whose life is destroyed by a combination of love and circumstances. Freida, along with director Michael Winterbottom, co-producers Anurag Kashyap and Sunil Bohra as well...
  • 'Immortals' is scoring high at the box office 13-11-2011 04:12 PM

    Washington: Indian director Tarsem Singh's new 3D adventure epic Immortals, starring Henry Cavill, Freida Pinto and Mickey Rourke, has opened at number one at the North American box office with an estimated $15 million in ticket sales. Singh has become part of a very short list of Indian-born filmmakers to...
  • Freida's skin tone not altered, says L'Oreal 29-09-2011 06:28 PM

    New Delhi: The French cosmetic brand L'Oreal is again in the news for the wrong reason - it has been accused of altering actress Freida Pinto's skin tone in their latest campaign, but the brand has denied it. The 'Slumdog Millionaire' star, who was signed as the face of the...
  • Freida Pinto bemused by beau's flirting 16-08-2011 02:11 PM

    London: Indian-origin actress Freida Pinto said how her beau and co-star Dev Patel constantly flirted with other women on the sets of Slumdog Millionaire. The couple who began dating after falling in love making the hit 2008 film, but the 26-year-old actress said it took her a while to realise...
  • Dev Patel is my action hero: Freida Pinto 13-08-2011 05:23 PM

    London: Indian-born actress Freida Pinto is all praise for her long-time boyfriend, Dev Patel, and says he is her "action hero". The 26-year-old, who has been dating Patel since meeting on the sets of the 2007 movie 'Slumdog Millionaire', said she loves her boyfriend's "down-to-earth" attitude, reported Contactmusic. "He's my...
  • Freida nervous to meet Dev after two weeks 10-08-2011 01:59 PM

    London: Indian born actress Freida Pinto says that she is always conscious about her appearance before meeting boyfriend Dev Patel. The 26-year-old started dating Patel after they met on the sets of Slumdog Millionaire, and they have been maintaining a long distance relationship due to work commitments, reported Sun online....
  • Freida Pinto: I still live out of a suitcase 05-08-2011 11:45 AM

    Los Angeles: Indian actress Freida Pinto got her big break when director Danny Boyle cast the ex-model as the love interest in the 2008 Oscar-winning hit 'Slumdog Millionaire.' Now, she's hitting silver screens in her first big-budget, effects-driven Hollywood movie. Since then, the 26-year-old has appeared on People magazine's 'Most...
  • Freida Pinto in Toronto filmfest with 'Trishna' 27-07-2011 03:22 PM

    From the Sky Down Academy Award-winning filmmaker Davis Guggenheim's documentary about Irish band U2, will open the 36th Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) that runs here from 8th to 18th September. Films produced by Madonna and George Clooney are among 10 films that will have their international galas at the...
  • Freida Pinto beds new Superman in 'Immortals' 25-07-2011 03:05 PM

    San Diego: Freida Pinto is the envy of women at the Comic-Con fan convention. She gets to sex up the star of the new Superman movie in her upcoming action tale "Immortals." Pinto and Henry Cavill, who plays Superman in "Man of Steel," wound up getting acquainted quickly when "Immortals"...
  • Franco has distinctive style of acting: Freida 17-07-2011 11:20 AM

    London: Actress Freida Pinto says she was taken aback by co-actor James Franco's style of acting. The two are working together on "Planet Of The Apes", where Pinto plays a scientist and girlfriend of Franco's character in the upcoming prequel, reports dailystar.co.uk. "He's got his own unique and distinctive style...
  • Sonam, Frieda head to Cannes, Ash for 10th time 11-05-2011 06:52 PM

    New Delhi: Actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, India's most recognized face abroad, will walk the famed Red Carpet for the 10th time in her chequered career at the 64th Cannes Film Festival that opens on Wednesday with Woody Allen's 'Midnight in Paris'. Aishwarya, whose continued presence at one of the world's...
  • Watch: Freida Pinto bare all in 'Immortals' 03-05-2011 05:58 PM

    New Delhi: The first look of actress Freida Pinto's 3D film 'Immortals' was released on Monday with the 'Slumdog' star playing a priestess in the Greek epic. Pinto's co-star Mickey Rourke plays evil King Hyperion on his quest to find the legendary Epirus Bow - a weapon of unimaginable power...
  • Freida Pinto was nervous to shoot a sex scene 01-05-2011 05:09 PM

    The first look of Indian actress Freida Pinto's 3D film "Immortals" with actor Mickey Rourke has been released. She was required to shoot a sex scene, which director Tarsem Singh says was a challenge for her. "Poor girl. It's the first time we see Freida Pinto and guess what -...