Preity Zinta Biography

Preity Zinta Biography: Preity Zinta is an Indian film actress, businesswoman and TV presenter. She was born on January 31, 1975 to Durganand Zinta and Nilprabha in Shimla. Preity studied at St. Bede’s College, Shimla and graduated with English honors.

Preity Zinta made her Bollywood debut with “Dil Se” in 1998. Apart from Bollywood, she has worked in few Punjabi, English, and Telugu movies as well. Preity won praises for her character in Kya Kehena where she played a teenage mother. Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna, Salaam Namaste, Koi Mil Gaya and Veer Zara are some of her best films. Karan Johar’s Kal Ho Naa Ho fetched her Filmfare best Actress award. She has her own production company PZNZ and is a part owner of Indian Premier League team Kings X1 Punjab.

Preity Zinta Biography/Wiki

  • Name: Preetam Singh Zinta
  • Nick-name: Preity
  • Sex: Female
  • Date Of Birth: 31-Jan-75
  • Profession / Occupation: Actress / Producer / Entrepreneur
  • Mother Tongue: Hindi
  • Religion: Hindu
  • Nation: Indian
  • Caste: Vishwakarma

Preity Zinta Family

  • Father: Late Durganand Zinta (army officer)
  • Mother: Nilprabha Zinta
  • Brother: Deepankar Zinta (elder, army officer), Manish Zinta (younger, lives in California)
  • Sister: Nilprabha Zinta

Preity Zinta Boyfriend, Husband, Affairs

  • Marital Status: Married
  • Affairs/Boyfriends: Shekhar Kapur (director), Marc Robinson (actor, model), Ness Wadia (businessman, 2005-2009), Gene Goodenough (Financial Analyst)
  • Husband: Gene Goodenough
  • Marriage Date: 28 February, 2016
Preity Zinta Height

Preity Zinta Height, Weight and Body Measurements

  • Height in Centimeters: 162cm
  • Height in Meters: 1.62 m
  • Height in Feet Inches: 5′ 4”
  • Weight: 52kg
  • Body Measurement: 32-26-32
  • Waist Size: 26
  • Hips Size: 32
  • Eye Colour: Light Brown
  • Hair Colour: Brown

Preity Zinta Educational Qualifications

  • School: Convent of Jesus and Mary boarding school, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, The Lawrence School, Sanawar, Solan, Himachal Pradesh
  • Collage: St. Bede’s College, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
  • Education Qualifications: Graduate (English honours), Postgraduate (Criminal Psychology)

Preity Zinta Favorite Things

  • Favorite Actors: Guru Dutt, Sanjay Dutt, Aamir Khan and Shahrukh Khan
  • Favorite Actresses: Not Known
  • Favorite Food: Kadhi Chawal, khatti Himachali dal
  • Favourite Indian Food: Dosa
  • Favourite Cheat Meal Food: Pancake
  • Food Habit: Non-Vegetarian
  • Favourite Film: Titanic
  • Favourite Perfume Brand: Valentino and Roberto Cavalli
  • Favorite Color: Electric blue
  • Favourite Perfume: Gucci’s Envy
  • Favorite Destination: Greece, New Zealand, Vienna
Preity Zinta Social Media

Preity Zinta Social Media Profile

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Unknown Facts About Preity Zinta

  • Preity has Honorary Doctorate Degree of Arts; she got the degree back in October 2010 from University of East England.
  • Preity adopted 34 girls from an Orphanage in Rishikesh in 2009. It was her 34th birthday.
  • Her dad Durganand Zinta was a Indian Army veteran. He passed away in a car accident when Preity was only 13.
  • Her mother Nilprabha Zinta was also a part of the accident and was bed ridden for two years after it!
  • Preity got her first break in a TV commercial for Perk chocolate.
  • Preity went on to become really popular as the Liril girl when she acted in a TV commercial for the soap.
  • During her initial days in Bollywood Preity was in a relationship with model Marc Robinson and they lived in together for 2 years!
  • She was claimed to be in a relationship with a married actor Lars Kjeldsen when her holiday pictures with him in Miami got leaked.
  • In 2016 she got married to her U.S. based boyfriend Gene Good Enough in a low key wedding in Los Angeles.
  • Apart from Hindi films, she also worked in regional films; Telugu, English and Punjabi languages.


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