Freida Pinto Age, Wiki, Biography, Husband, Height in feet, Net Worth & Many More

By | September 23, 2022

Freida Selena Pinto is an Indian actress who is known for acting in American and British films. She was born on 18th October 1984 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India to Frederick and Sylvia Pinto. Her father was a senior branch manager for the Bank of Baroda and her mother was the principal of St. John’s Universal School. She has a sister, Sharon. She did her schooling at Carmel of St. Joseph School, North Mumbai. Later, she studied at St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai. She majored in English literature, with minors in psychology and economics. During her college time, she participated in amateur theatre. She attended Barry John Acting Studio for an acting course. 

In 2005, Freida started her career in modelling. And at that time, she appeared in several electronic and print advertisements. In 2006, Freidaade her television debut as a host in Full Circle. In 2008, Freida made her film debut with Slumdog Millionaire. It was a breakthrough performance from Freida. It marked a turning point for her. She won the Breakthrough Performance Award at the Palm Springs International Film Festival and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture. She was also nominated for Best Actress in a Supporting Role at the BAFTA Awards. In 2010, Freida appeared in two films, You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger and Miral. Her performance in Miral was praised.

Later, in 2011, Freida starred in four films, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Trishna, Day of the Falcon and Immortals. Each of her performances was praised and received positive reviews. Girl Rising was her only released documentary film in 2013. In that year, she appeared in a music video, Gorilla. In 2014, her other film, Desert Dancer helped her to earn positive reviews. In 2015, she appeared in her television documentary, India: Nature’s Wonderland. In that year, she was seen in one documentary, Unity and one short film, Black Knight Decoded. She also had two released featured films that year, Knight of Cups and Blunt Force Trauma.

Next, in 2016, she was seen in two short films, Two Bellmen Two and Past Forwards. She gave her voice for the first time in the animation film, Yamasong: March of the Hollows in 2017. Guerrilla was her only released television miniseries of the year. Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle and Love Sonia were her two released films in 2018. She was seen in the television series, The Path that year. Only was her only released film of 2019. In 2020, she gave her voice to the television series, Mira, Royal Detective. In 2020, she starred in two films, Love, Wedding, Repeat and Hillbilly Elegy. In 2021, she appeared in two films, Needle in a Timestack and Intrusion. Mr. Malcolm’s List was her only released film in 2022.

She has an upcoming film, My Mother’s Wedding and a television series, Spy Princess.

She was listed in People magazine’s annual lists of “World’s Most Beautiful People” and “World’s Best Dressed Women” in 2009. In that year, she was also featured in Vogue’s list of the “top ten most stylish women”. In 2011, Freida was included as the only Indian celebrity among the “50 Most Beautiful Women in Film”, by Los Angeles Times Magazine. In 2012, People named her one of the “Most Beautiful at Every Age”. She was featured in the “Top 99 Most Desirable Women” poll conducted by AskMen, consecutively from 2010 to 2012.

She does several social and humanitarian works. She is also a part of the NGO, We Do It Together.

Freida married photographer Cory Tran in 2020. She gave birth to their son in November 2021.

NameFreida Selena Pinto
Nick NameFro
ProfessionActress, Model
Date of Birth18 October 1984 (Thursday)
Age38 Years (2022)
Birth PlaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
NationalityIndian
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolCarmel of St. Joseph School, Mumbai
CollageSt. Xavier’s College, Mumbai
DebutFilm: Slumdog Millionaire (2008)


TV: Full Circle (2006)

ReligionChristianity (Mangalorean Catholic)
Zodiac SignLibra

Freida Pinto Career

  • In 2005, Freida started her career in modelling. And at that time, she appeared in several electronic and print advertisements.
  • In 2006, Freidaade her television debut as a host in Full Circle.
  • In 2008, Freida made her film debut with Slumdog Millionaire.
  • In 2010, Freida appeared in two films, You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger and Miral.
  • In 2011, Freida starred in four films, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Trishna, Day of the Falcon and Immortals.
  • Girl Rising was her only released documentary film in 2013. In that year, she appeared in a music video, Gorilla.
  • In 2014, her other film, Desert Dancer helped her to earn positive reviews.
  • In 2015, she appeared in her television documentary, India: Nature’s Wonderland. In that year, she was seen in one documentary, Unity and one short film, Black Knight Decoded. She also had two released featured films that year, Knight of Cups and Blunt Force Trauma.
  • In 2016, she was seen in two short films, Two Bellmen Two and Past Forwards.
  • She gave her voice for the first time in the animation film, Yamasong: March of the Hollows in 2017. Guerrilla was her only released television miniseries of the year.
  • Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle and Love Sonia were her two released films in 2018. She was seen in the television series, The Path that year.
  • Only was her only released film of 2019.
  • In 2020, she gave her voice to the television series, Mira, Royal Detective. In 2020, she starred in two films, Love, Wedding, Repeat and Hillbilly Elegy.
  • In 2021, she appeared in two films, Needle in a Timestack and Intrusion.
  • Mr. Malcolm’s List was her only released film in 2022.

Freida Pinto Family 

Father Name Frederick Pinto (Senior Branch Manager in the Bank of Baroda)
Mother Name Sylvia Pinto (Principal of St. John’s Universal School in Goregaon, Mumbai)
Brother None
Sister Sharon Pinto (News Producer at NDTV)

Husband / Wife Cory Tran

Freida Pinto Relationship / Marital Status & Many More 

Marital Status Married
Affairs / Boyfriend Rohan Antao (Marketing Professional) (2003-2009)
Dev Patel (Actor) (2009-2014)
Ronnie Bacardi (Polo Player) (2016)
Cory Tran, Photographer (2017-2019)
Husband/ Spouse Cory Tran
Marriage date N/A
Marriage Place N/A
ChildrenShe gave birth to a baby boy named Rumi-Ray in October 2021

Freida Pinto with her Husband

Freida Pinto Physical Stats

HeightIn Centimeter – 165 cm
In Meter – 1.65 m
In feet & inches – 5’5
WeightIn Kilogram- 54 Kg
In Pounds – 119lbs
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBrown

Freida Pinto Favourite 

Favourite  Actor Jack Nicholson, Johnny Depp, Ranbir Kapoor
Favourite  Actress Marilyn Monroe, Nicole Kidman, Deepika PadukoneAlia Bhatt
Favourite  DesignerVarun Bahl, Salvatore Ferragamo
Favourite  FoodVada Pav, Roast Chicken Curry, Mangalorean Seafood
Favourite  Color Orange, Green, Pink
Favourite  Sport Cricket
Favourite  Destination India (North West Parts, especially Kashmir)

Freida Pinto Education 

School Carmel of St. Joseph School, Mumbai
Collage St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai
Educational Qualification She has pursued a degree in Arts with a major in English literature
Minor in Psychology

Freida Pinto Net Worth

Net WorthN/A
SalaryN/A
Income SourceN/A
Car CollectionN/A

Some Unknown facts about Freida Pinto

  • Does Freida Pinto Smoke? N/A
  • Does Freida Pinto Drinks Alcohol? N/A
  • Freida Pinto is a famous Indian actress born and raised in a middle-class family from Mangalore, Mumbai.
  • She had a passion for acting and always wanted to be an actress since her childhood.
  • She consider Sushmita Sen as her role model and decided to continue acting as her career after seeing Sushmita Sen in the Miss Universe 1994.
  • Freida Pinto is a trained Salsa and Indian Classical dancer.
  • She loves traveling.
  • She is an avid reader.
  • In 2005, she joined Elite Model Management India after completing her graduation to pursue her acting career. While working for the modeling agency, she was featured in various TV endorsements for different products including Skoda, Airtel, Vodafone India, Wrigley’s Chewing Gum, Visa, De Beers, and eBay.
  • After appearing in several commercials, Freida started giving auditions for Tv shows and films. later from 2006 to 2008, she hosted an international travel show “Full Circle,” which aired on Zee International Asia Pacific. During the shoot of the show, she gets a chance to travel to different places like Fiji, Afghanistan, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, and other countries.
  • While she was in her initial days, she had to give hundreds of auditions per day for various Bollywooof and Hollywood movies, but later she didn’t get positive responses from any.
  • In 2008, she made her film debut with the movie Slumdog Millionaire alongside actor Dev Patel. Before finalizing her as lead actress, Freida Pinot and six more models were selected for the audition by his modeling agency.
Dev Patel and Freida Pinto in Slumdog Millionaire
  • She gave an audition for Chak De! India and Quantum of Solace.
  • Hrithik Roshan praised her performance.
  • In 2013, she was featured in a music video “Gorilla.”

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