The first thing that strikes us about Preity Zinta are her gorgeous deep dimples! Her smile and persona are very contagious. She has always been this happy go lucky person. She is like a dream, a dream come true. Today this gorgeous lady turns a year older and tons cuter! We will take you through her journey that is filled with ups and downs!
Preity Zinta made her acting debut with Dil Se. The film was a huge hit and she followed it up with another blockbuster, Soldier in the same year. These performances earned her a Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut.
Preity Zinta is also a trend-setter. Her nerdy, specs wala look in Kal Ho Na Ho is something people will fondly remember her forever which also earned her a Filmfare Award for Best Actress. She went on to play the lead female role for India’s first super hero science-fiction series, Koi… Mil Gaya. This was also her biggest commercial success. Post this she the star-crossed romance Veer-Zaara. this by far has been her most critically accalaimed hit! Her other hits include Salaam Namaste and Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna. She has also tasted sucess abroad. 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 acting, Preity has written a series of columns for BBC News Online South Asia, is a social activist, a television presenter, and a regular stage performer. Along with this she is also the co-owner of the Indian Premier League cricket team Kings XI Punjab with her ex-boyfriend Ness Wadia.
Preity Zinta is one bubbly actress whom we miss seeing on screen! She will next be seen in her home production, Ishq In Paris. We love you loads!