Born in the year 1984, hails from a Mangalorean Catholic family. Freida as a child always aspired to be an actress and would stand in front of the mirror and imitate and dance like actors.



Freida took up modelling assignments while in college and also worked as a TV presenter. She then enrolled herself in Barry John’s acting studio in Mumbai to improve her acting abilities.


The dusky beauty rose to prominence as Latika in the 2008 British Indian drama film Slumdog Millionaire. The actress became an overnight sensation after the film won a bevy of international awards.



Following Slumdog`s success, Frieda bagged a role in Woody Allen’s ‘You Will Meet A Tall Dark Stranger’ and Julian Schnabel’s film ‘Miral’ in 2010. She later appeared in films Trishna, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Day of the Falcon and Gorilla.

Before making her film debut, Pinto was engaged to former publicist Rohan Antao but their relationship ended in January 2009. Currently she is living in with boyfriend and her Slumdog Millionaire co-star Dev Patel in Los Angeles.



She is globally known for her beauty and dressing style. She earned a rank in the “Most Beautiful Women in the World” list followed by “List of World’s Best Dressed Women” the same year, 2009.

Here’s wishing the birthday girl splendid success and happiness.



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