TRISHNA

  • Freida Pinto: Every character I play should have a strong undertone December 9, 2014

    New Delhi: There is a recurring pattern in actress Freida Pinto's films and that is the presence of strong female characters. The Hollywood-based Indian actress says it's the first thing that she considers while choosing films. Be it 'Slumdog Millionaire', 'Miral' or her film 'Trishna' - all the films have seen...
  • 'Trishna' is beautiful yet tragic: Freida Pinto July 15, 2012

    Washington: Freida Pinto, who became an overnight celebrity after the multipleOscar winning 'Slumdog Millionaire', views her new film 'Trishna' as a 'very beautiful and yet tragic' tale of a village girl torn between her traditional upbringing and the dreams of a girl from modern India. Based on Thomas Hardy's classic 'Tess...
  • 'Trishna' premiers in New York, gets rave reviews July 14, 2012

    New York: Indian actor Freida Pinto took New York City by storm with a glamorous red carpet premiere of her new film 'Trishna' which released Friday at the IFC Centre and Lincoln Plaza in New York and The Landmark in Los Angeles. Other guests attending the July 10 premiere at the...
  • Friday Release: Freida Pinto in 'Trishna' July 12, 2012

    New Delhi: Director Michael Winterbottoms Trishna is getting a limited release in America this week. The film has been appreciated at several film festivals and in Britain prior to this release. Based on Thomas Hardy's classic novel 'Tess of the D'Urbervilles', the film is about two lovers and how their...
  • Watch out for Anurag Kashyap, Kalki in 'Trishna' July 11, 2012

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap has a penchant for acting. He will soon be seen in British director Michael Winterbottom's film 'Trishna' that is having a limited release on July 13 in USA. He will be seen as a filmmaker in the film. Anurag's wife and actor Kalki Koechlin will also...
  • Trishna: 10 things you should know about the film July 11, 2012

    New Delhi: 'Trishna' is getting a limited release in US this week. The story describes the life of a woman whose life gets defined due to her love. Trishna (Freida Pinto) meets a wealthy young British businessman Jay Singh (Riz Ahmed) and falls in love with him, but despite their...
  • 'Trishna' has drained me: Freida Pinto July 10, 2012

    London: Slumdog Millionaire star Freida Pinto says she felt drained and exhausted after shooting the new movie Trishna in rural India. The 27yearold actress, who plays the titular character and shot the film in Rajasthan, said the drama was a struggle to get through, reported Contactmusic. "Sometimes I feel that this...
  • Freida Pinto likes Mithun's break dance January 2, 2012

    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 '9...
  • I always dream big: Freida Pinto November 30, 2011

    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 27yearold actress, who has starred in many international projects post her rise to fame with 'Slumdog Millionaire', says she wants her face to reflect the experience...
  • Would have begged Pinto to do 'Trishna': Director November 27, 2011

    Panaji: Michael Winterbottom, director of Freida Pintostarrer '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 he...
  • Mrinal Sen was amazing: Freida Pinto November 27, 2011

    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 asked...
  • Freida Pinto's 'Trishna' gets full house at IFFI November 26, 2011

    Panaji: Freida Pinto made her second visit to the India International Film Festival (IFFI) today with a packed screening of her film 'Trishna', a modern retelling of Thomas Hardy's famous novel 'Tess of the d'Urbervilles'. The 27yearold actress, who walked the red carpet wearing a cream and pink churidarkurta...
  • Freida Pinto's 'Trishna' at IIFI 2011 November 23, 2011

    Panaji: Hollywoodbased Indian actress Freida Pintostarrer 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, coproducers Anurag Kashyap and Sunil Bohra as well as...
  • Freida's secret visit to Mumbai April 16, 2011

    Indian actress Frieda Pinto, who shot to worldwide fame after starring in the multiOscar winning film Slumdog Millionaire, has been quietly shooting in Mumbai for her next film Trishna. Although the shooting has been on for one week, the information was kept under wraps. "We didn't want too much attention while shooting...
  • Conjoined twins no more: Girls gear up for birthday bash December 22, 2009

    A pair of formerly conjoined twin sisters in Australia were discharged on Monday. Five weeks after landmark separation surgery, they are at home in time to celebrate their 3rd birthday. ...