Freida pinto who is she dating
That is the beauty of their beauty.” What’s not typical is her name. “But I come from a Catholic family, which is why we have more English sounding names.My mum loved the name Freida, so she named me Freida. I really don’t know which part of me is Portuguese because I’m pure Indian, but ages ago when the Portuguese came to India, there were a lot of conversions that took place, so my forefathers’ forefathers’ forefathers were probably Portuguese and Pinto is brought down from those generations.” She agrees, too, that she doesn’t look like the typical Bollywood star.By Helena Sung Now available at your local Barnes & Noble and Borders Books is the February/March issue of Audrey Magazine and my intimate interview with Freida Pinto, star of “Slumdog Millionaire.” As Pinto’s popularity continues to skyrocket amidst Slumdog Millionaire’s multiple wins this past Sunday at the Oscars, tongues have begun wagging about the 24 year-old Indian beauty’s personal life. At the time I interviewed Freida in December 2008, she claimed that she was not getting married until she was 40. Did a budding romance with her 18 year-old co-star, Dev Patel lead her to dump her fiance—by phone?
(She’s 5’5½” and weighs 48 kilograms—about 105 pounds.) “But, I’ve always been this thin.” … She’s signed with Hylda Queally, a talent agent at Creative Artists’ Agency, who represents Kate Winslet, Cate Blanchett, Marion Cotillard, Katie Holmes and a cadre of other A-list stars.Pinto and I are ensconced in a corner of the nearly empty lobby bar, sitting on overstuffed couches and sipping tea.It’s a chilly Monday afternoon and Pinto keeps a short, dark trench coat wrapped around her black Penguin mini-dress.Her long legs are bare and she’s wearing tall, black peep-toe slingbacks—the same ones she’ll be wearing later that evening when she appears on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.Passing hotel patrons stare at the stunning brunette—wondering who she is, or perhaps recognizing her as Latika from the acclaimed film, . She’s telling me how much she’s looking forward to going home to Mumbai, where she lives with her parents and older sister, Sharon. “I’ll be wearing a very pretty pink cocktail dress by Marchesa.” Pinto has a stylist from Fox Searchlight Pictures (the film’s U. distributor) to help her with wardrobe selections and the procuring of dresses—just one of the perks of being a burgeoning star.