Preity Zinta

Gender: female | Birthday: 1975-01-31 | Place of Birth:

Preity Zinta ( born 31 January 1975) is an Indian film actress. She has appeared in Hindi films of Bollywood, as well as Telugu, Punjabi and English language films. After graduating with a degree in criminal psychology, Zinta made her acting debut in Dil Se in 1998 followed by a role in Soldier the same year. These performances earned her a Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut, and she was later recognised for her role as a teenage single mother in Kya Kehna (2000). She subsequently played a variety of character types; her film roles along with her screen persona contributed to a change in the concept of a Hindi film heroine.Zinta received a Filmfare Award for Best Actress in 2003 for her performance in the drama Kal Ho Naa Ho. She went on to play the lead female role in two consecutive annual top-grossing films in India: the science fiction film Koi... Mil Gaya, her biggest commercial success, and the star-crossed romance Veer-Zaara, which earned her critical acclaim. She was later noted for her portrayal of independent, modern Indian women in Salaam Namaste and Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna, top-grossing productions in overseas markets. These accomplishments have established her as a leading actress of Hindi cinema. Her first international film role was in the Canadian film Heaven on Earth, for which she was awarded the Silver Hugo Award for Best Actress at the 2008 Chicago International Film Festival.In addition to movie acting, Zinta has written a series of columns for BBC News Online South Asia, is a television presenter, a regular stage performer, and along with ex-boyfriend Ness Wadia she is a co-owner of the Indian Premier League cricket team Kings XI Punjab. She is known in the Indian media for publicly speaking her mind and openly expressing her opinions, and consequently has sparked the occasional controversy.[8][9] These controversies include her being the only witness not to retract in court her earlier statements against the Indian mafia during the 2003 Bharat Shah case, for which she was awarded the Godfrey Phillips National Bravery Award.Description above from the Wikipedia article Preity Zinta, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Movies of Preity Zinta

Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna
Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna

Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna   2006

Release Date: 2006-08-11

Rating: 6.1

Production Companies: Yash Raj Films / Dharma Productions /

Director: Tarun Mansukhani / Karan Johar /

Stars: 
Shah Rukh Khan  /  Rani Mukerji  /  Preity Zinta
Salaam Namaste
Salaam Namaste

Salaam Namaste   2005

Release Date: 2005-09-09

Rating: 5.7

Production Companies:

Director: Siddharth Anand /

Stars: 
Saif Ali Khan  /  Preity Zinta  /  Siddharth Anand
Veer-Zaara
Veer-Zaara

Veer-Zaara   2004

Release Date: 2004-11-12

Rating: 7.5

Production Companies: Yash Raj Films /

Director: Yash Chopra / Hema Malini /

Stars: 
Shah Rukh Khan  /  Preity Zinta  /  Rani Mukerji
Kal Ho Naa Ho
Kal Ho Naa Ho

Kal Ho Naa Ho   2003

Release Date: 2003-11-27

Rating: 7.3

Production Companies: Dharma Productions Dillywood /

Director: Nikhil Advani /

Stars: 
Shah Rukh Khan  /  Preity Zinta  /  Saif Ali Khan
Koi... Mil Gaya
Koi... Mil Gaya

Koi... Mil Gaya   2003

Release Date: 2003-08-08

Rating: 6.4

Production Companies: Filmkraft Productions Pvt. Ltd /

Director: Rakesh Roshan /

Stars: 
Preity Zinta  /  Rekha  /  Hrithik Roshan
Armaan
Armaan

Armaan   2003

Release Date: 2003-05-16

Rating: 4.3

Production Companies:

Director: Honey Irani /

Stars: 
Amitabh Bachchan  /  Anil Kapoor  /  Preity Zinta
Dil Chahta Hai
Dil Chahta Hai

Dil Chahta Hai   2001

Release Date: 2001-07-24

Rating: 7.2

Production Companies: Excel Entertainment /

Director: Aamir Khan / Farhan Akhtar /

Stars: 
Aamir Khan  /  Saif Ali Khan  /  Akshaye Khanna
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