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Freida Pinto (born 18 October 1984) is an Indian actress and model best known for her portrayal of Latika in the 2008 Academy Award winning film Slumdog Millionaire, for which she won a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture. Her surname is of Portuguese origin as a result of conversion to Catholicism of her ancestors. Her mother, Sylvia, works as a principal in St. John’s Universal High School (Goregaon), and her father, Frederick, is a senior branch manager at the Bank of Baroda. She has an elder sister, Sharon, who is an associate producer for the NDTV news channel. Pinto dreamed of becoming an actress since she was five years old. When Freida was ten, Sushmita Sen won Miss Universe 1994, which turned out to be a defining point in Freida’s life.

Freida Pinto praises ‘understanding’ Dev Freida Pinto says her boyfriend Dev Patel is the only person who “understands” her and who can always lift her mood when she’s feeling down. Freida Pi… [link]

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Freida Pinto (born 18 October 1984) is an Indian actress and model best known for her portrayal of Latika in the 2008 Academy Award winning film Slumdog Millionaire, for which she won a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture. After the success of the film she went on to star in the films such as You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger, Miral–in which she played the title character–and the box-office hit Rise of the Planet of the Apes. Pinto was born into a Mangalorean Catholic family in Mumbai, which she still refers to as Bombay out of habit. She has an elder sister, Sharon, who is an associate producer for the NDTV news channel. She had also acted in plays and amateur theatre while attending St. Xavier ‘s. She later joined Elite Model Management and modelled for two and a half years. At the 2008 Toronto International Film Festival, the movie won the Cadillac People’s Choice Award. Pinto herself was nominated for “Best Actress in a Supporting Role” at the 2009 BAFTA Awards, She won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture alongside other cast members from Slumdog Millionaire.

Freida Pinto has down moments Freida Pinto admits she has lots of “down moments” but has learned to channel her dark emotions to use in her acting. Freida Pinto goes through "… [link]