Freida Pinto Net Worth

Freida Pinto Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Freida Selena Pinto net worth is
$8 Million

Freida Selena Pinto Wiki Biography

Freida Selena Pinto was born on 18 October 1984, in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, to Sylvia, a high school principal, and Frederick Pinto, a banker, of Mangalorean descent. She is a former model and TV presenter, and an actress best known for starring in the films “Slumdog Millionaire” and “Rise of the Planet of the Apes”.

So just how rich is Freida Pinto now? According to sources, Pinto’s net worth reaches $8 million, as of late 2016. Her fortune has been amassed during her modeling and acting career which bgan in 2005.

Freida Pinto Net Worth $8 Million

Pinto grew up in a middle class family in Malad, Mumbai, along with her sister, where she attended the Carmel of St. Joseph School. She later enrolled in St. Xavier’s College in Mumbai, majoring in English literature.

Upon graduating in 2005, she pursued both modeling and acting careers. She spent over two years working for Elite Model Management India, appearing in a number of television and print ads, such as for Wrigley’s Chewing Gum, Vodafone India, eBay and Visa. In the meantime, she began auditioning for television and films, being hired to host the travel show “Full Circle” in 2006-2007. Hwr net worth was well established.

In 2007 Pinto and several other models from her agency got an opportunity to audition for the leading role of Latika in the 2008 British drama “Slumdog Millionaire”. The film became a massive box office success, grossing over $377.9 million worldwide and winning a number of awards, and Pinto’s performance as Latika earned her the Breakthrough Performance Award and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture. It also enabled her to achieve needed recognition in the acting world, and a significant rise in her net worth.

After her work on “Slumdog Millionaire”, Pinto went on to take an acting course at the Barry John Acting Studio in Mumbai. In 2010 she got a smaller part in Woody Allen’s comedy-drama “You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger”, and then the starring title role in Julian Schnabel’s biographical political film “Miral”. The year 2011 was very productive for Pinto; she was cast in the role of primatologist Caroline Aranha in the science fiction film “Rise of the Planet of the Apes”, a great box-office success, grossing $481.8 million worldwide, more that any other project Pinto has appeared in. She then played the title role as a teenage Rajasthani peasant in the drama film “Trishna”, and her other roles of the year include playing Princess Lailah in the historical war film “Day of the Falcon”, and oracle priestess Phaedra in the fantasy/action film “Immortals”, the latter film grossing over $226.9 million worldwide. Although Pinto’s performances in all of these projects gained mixed reviews, her popularity significantly rose, considerably improving her wealth.

In 2013 the actress appeared in the popular music video for Bruno Mars’ single “Gorilla”, which brought a lot of negative criticism from Indian media. The following year she played the drug addict Elaheh in the biographical drama “Desert Dancer”. Pinto’s most recent film appearance was in the 2015 experimental drama “Knight of Cups”, and the action film “Blunt Force Trauma”. She is currently filming the live-action adventure fantasy film “Jungle Book”, which is set to be released in 2018. Her net worth should continue to rise.

Pinto has frequently been featured in various magazines lists, such as “World’s Most Beautiful People”, “World’s Best Dressed Women” and “Most Beautiful at Every Age” by People magazine, “Top Ten Most Stylish Women” by Vogue and “Top 99 Most Desirable Women” poll by AskMen.

Speaking about her private life, Pinto hasn’t married; sources believe she is single at present.
The actress is a devoted philanthropist, involved in various humanitarian causes. She has supported charities focused on enhancing the status of women and underprivileged children, such as the Agassi Foundation, as well as Plan International’s “Because I am a Girl” and Gucci’s “Chime for Change” campaigns. She has recently publicly criticized the Indian government’s ban on the documentary “India’s Daughter”, portraying the Delhi gang rape in 2012.

Full NameFreida Pinto
Net Worth$8 Million
Date Of BirthOctober 18, 1984
Place Of BirthMumbai, India
Height5 ft 5 in (1.66 m)
Weight123.5 pounds
ProfessionModel, Actress, Presenter
EducationCarmel of St. Joseph School, St. Xavier's College, Mumbai, Barry John Acting Studio, Mumbai
ParentsFrederick Pinto, Sylvia Pinto
SiblingsSharon Pinto
NicknamesFreida Selena Pinto , Fro
AwardsBreakthrough Performance Award, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast
NominationsTeen Choice Awards, BAFTA Awards, Black Reel Awards, MTV Movie Awards, Central Ohio Film Critics Association Awards for Best Ensemble (2009)
Movies"Slumdog Millionaire" (2008), "Rise of the Planet of the Apes", "You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger" (2010), "Miral", "Rise of the Planet of the Apes" (2011), "Jungle Book" (2018)
TV Shows"Full Circle" (2006-2007), "Gorilla" (2013), "India's Daughter"
1I call upon women to raise each other up, to make each other's welfare a priority and to never shame a woman for the choices she makes
2[on preparing to play a primatologist in Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)] Like most people, I only knew what I'd been taught in school about chimps, and that's not enough. So I watched a ton of videos about Jane Goodall, who I'd love to meet. All her research was fascinating and so useful, especially in how she studied human behavior in comparison to chimp behavior.
3I'm just so used to calling it Bombay. I know everything has changed. It's India's way of trying to brush off colonialism and make it what it originally was, but unfortunately for me I called it Bombay for 16 years, and I think that's a long time in a 26-year-old's life to automatically start calling it Mumbai. It's very confusing for a lot of people. My agent thought Bombay and Mumbai were two different places. And I was like, "No, it's the same thing."
4This industry is for fighters and those who do not give up! It is very important to believe in yourself. Even when a hundred people rejected me, I did not lose hope and, finally, one of the biggest directors of all times [Danny Boyle] believed in me! Also working in this film [Slumdog Millionaire (2008)] has taught me a lot, not just in terms of acting but also about myself, which is an integral part of being a good actor!
1Member of the 'Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS)' since 2016.
2She appeared in the music video of the song " I Promise You" by the band Dal Dil Vog, featuring Dal Hothi. The video was shot in Mumbai, India. Dal is an Indo Canadian singer, who has been singing since the early 1990s. Freida Pinto did the music video before the release of Slumdog Millionaire (2008).
3Audition for the Indian film Chak De India.
4Her favorite actors are Jack Nicholson and Johnny Depp and her favorite actresses are Marilyn Monroe and Nicole Kidman.
5Was considered to replace Emma Stone in Sucker Punch (2011), but lost out to Jamie Chung.
6Was formerly in a relationship with Dev Patel (from February 2009 to December 2014). The two met on the set of Slumdog Millionaire (2008).
7She studied at Carmel of St. Joseph School in Malad and completed her bachelor of arts (BA) degree in English literature at St. Xavier's College, Mumbai.
8The surname Pinto is a Portuguese name meaning "Chick" (little bird). The first European colonizers and settlers of India, the Portuguese arrived in 1497.
9Auditioned for the part of Bond Girl Camille in Quantum of Solace (2008), but lost the role to Olga Kurylenko.
10Was engaged to Rohan Antao from 2007 until January 2009. They were in a relationship from 2003 to 2009.
11Trained in some forms of Indian classical dance as well as salsa.
12Freida's parents are from Mangalore, a coastal town in southern India. Her father is a banker; her mother is the principal of a high school. Her sister, Sharon, is a producer with an Indian news channel, NDTV.


Jungle Book2018post-production
Love Sonia2017post-productionRashmi
Yamasong: March of the Hollows2017completedGeta
Guerrilla2017TV Mini-SeriesJas Mitra
Past Forward2016ShortWoman #2
Two Bellmen Two2016ShortLeila Patel
Black Knight Decoded2015Video shortAhna
Blunt Force Trauma2015Colt
Knight of Cups2015Helen
Desert Dancer2014Elaheh
Gorilla, Bruno Mars2013Video shortIsabella
Day of the Falcon2011/IIPrincess Leyla
Rise of the Planet of the Apes2011Caroline Aranha
You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger2010Dia
Slumdog Millionaire2008Older Latika
I Promise You2007Short




Variety Studio: Actors on Actors2017TV SeriesHerself
Harry2017TV SeriesHerself
Off Camera with Sam Jones2017TV SeriesHerself
Late Night with Seth Meyers2017TV SeriesHerself
Today2015-2017TV SeriesHerself - Guest / Herself
32nd Film Independent Spirit Awards2017TV SpecialHerself / Presenter
We Will Rise: Michelle Obama's Mission to Educate Girls Around the World2016TV Movie documentaryHerself
The Meredith Vieira Show2015-2016TV SeriesHerself
Made in Hollywood2011-2016TV SeriesHerself
Good Morning America2016TV SeriesHerself
The Late Late Show with James Corden2015-2016TV SeriesHerself
The Mindy Project2015TV SeriesHerself
Tavis Smiley2015TV SeriesHerself
Unity2015DocumentaryNarrator (voice)
Extra2014TV SeriesHerself
The Sound of Change Live2013TV SpecialHerself
Girl Rising2013DocumentaryNarrator (voice)
44th NAACP Image Awards2013TV Special documentaryHerself
Conan2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2011-2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards2012TV SpecialHerself - Presenter
Janela Indiscreta2011TV SeriesHerself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2011TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Up Close with Carrie Keagan2008-2011TV SeriesHerself
The Ellen DeGeneres Show2009-2011TV SeriesHerself
55th BFI London Film Festival2011TV SpecialHerself
Charlie Rose2011TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Daily Show2011TV SeriesHerself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2008-2011TV SeriesHerself
HBO First Look2011TV Series documentary shortHerself
The Fabulous Picture Show2011TV SeriesHerself
Daybreak2010TV SeriesHerself
Moving Pictures Live!2009TV SeriesHerself
Xposé2009TV SeriesHerself
Gomorron2009TV SeriesHerself
Entertainment Tonight2009TV SeriesHerself
Star Movies: Live from the Red Carpet2009TV MovieHerself
The Oprah Winfrey Show2009TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The 81st Annual Academy Awards2009TV SpecialHerself - Presenter: Best Foreign Language Film
Slumdog Dreams: Danny Boyle & the Making of 'Slumdog Millionaire'2009TV Short documentaryHerself
The Tyra Banks Show2009TV SeriesHerself
Larry King Live2009TV SeriesHerself
This Morning2009TV SeriesHerself - Interviewee
The Orange British Academy Film Awards2009TV SpecialHerself - Presenter
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2009TV SeriesHerself
15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards2009TV SpecialHerself - Winner
The 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards2009TV SpecialHerself - Presenter
The 14th Annual Critics' Choice Awards2009TV SpecialHerself
2009 Britannia Awards2009TV SpecialHerself
Late Show with David Letterman2008TV SeriesHerself - Waits in the Green Room

Archive Footage

Extra2017TV SeriesHerself
Entertainment Tonight2015TV SeriesHerself
The Frame2013TV SeriesCaroline Aranha

Won Awards

2009Breakthrough Performance AwardPalm Springs International Film FestivalSlumdog Millionaire (2008)
2009ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureSlumdog Millionaire (2008)

Nominated Awards

2009BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsBest Supporting ActressSlumdog Millionaire (2008)
2009MTV Movie AwardMTV Movie AwardsBreakthrough Performance FemaleSlumdog Millionaire (2008)
2009MTV Movie AwardMTV Movie AwardsBest KissSlumdog Millionaire (2008)
2009Teen Choice AwardTeen Choice AwardsChoice Movie Actress: DramaSlumdog Millionaire (2008)
2009Teen Choice AwardTeen Choice AwardsChoice Movie Fresh Face FemaleSlumdog Millionaire (2008)
2009Teen Choice AwardTeen Choice AwardsChoice Movie LiplockSlumdog Millionaire (2008)

2nd Place Awards

2009COFCA AwardCentral Ohio Film Critics AssociationBest EnsembleSlumdog Millionaire (2008)

Known for movies

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