Preity Zinta is a popular Indian actress, model, entrepreneur, and internet celebrity, who is commonly known for playing the character of Preety Singh in the movie Solider opposite Bobby Deol in 1998. His nickname is Preety girl.
Preity Zinta Biography
|Full name||Preity G Zinta|
|Profession||Indian actress, model, entrepreneur, and internet celebrity.|
|Got Fame from||for playing the character of Preety Singh in the movie Solider opposite Bobby Deol in 1998.|
Preity Zinta was born on January 31, 1975, in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India. Currently, she lived with her family in Los Angeles, USA.
She went to the Convent of Jesus and Mary, Shimla where she completed her schooling. After that, she went to Saint Bede’s College, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh to pursued a graduation degree in English Honour & Post-graduation degree in Criminal psychology.
|Date of Birth||January 31, 1975|
|Age (As in 2021)||46 years old|
|Zodiac sign||Aquarius (Kumbh)|
|Hometown||Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India|
|Currently living||Los Angeles, USA|
|School||Convent of Jesus and Mary, Shimla|
|College||Saint Bede’s College, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh|
|Education Qualification||Graduation in English Honour|
Post Graduation in Criminal Psychology
Family & Relationship
Preity Zinta was born into a well-to-do family. Her father late Durganand Zinta was an Army officer, her mother Nilprabha Zinta is a homemaker, and her elder brother Deepankar Zinta is an Indian army officer and her younger brother Manish Zinta is a software engineer in California, USA.
Earlier, she dated Indian businessman Ness Wadia, later due to some personal grudges take their relationship to an end.
Later, she dated model & actor Marc Robinson. but, broke up after some time.
Later, she dated USA-based Financial analyst Genie Goodenough and got married to her in 2016 in a private ceremony in the USA.
|Father||late Durganand Zinta, Army officer|
|Mother||Nilprabha Zinta, Homemaker|
|Brother||Deepankar Zinta, Army officer |
Manish Zinta, Software engineer (USA)
|Boyfriend||Ness Wadia, Businessman|
Marc Robinson, Model & actor
Genie Goodenough, Financial analyst (USA)
|Husband||Genie Goodenough, Financial analyst (USA)|
Preity Zinta’s weight is 59 kg, height is 5 feet 4 inches and her hair color is originally black. Her Eye color is black. she didn’t ink any tattoo on her body.
|Weight||In Kilogram – 59 kg |
In Pounds – 130 lbs
|Height||In Centimeter – 163 cm|
In Meter – 1.63 m
In feet Inches – 5’4’
|Tattoo||Diamond in hand tattoo|
Preity Zinta started her career by doing tv ads such as Liril Soap & Perk chocolate. Later, she debuted in Bollywood with the movie Dil Se in 1998 in which she played a supporting role.
She debuted on television with the Colors tv reality tv show – Guinness World Records – Ab India Todega in 2011.
Preity Zinta Popular movies
|Soldier||Bobby Deol starrer|
|Sangharsh||Akshay Kumar starrer|
|Kya Kehna||Saif Ali khan starrer|
|Koi… Mil Gaya||Hritik Roshan starrer|
|Veer-Zaara||Shahrukh Khan starrer|
- She puts severe allegations against her Boyfriend Ness Wadia, she states that he beats her during an IPL match. later Preity filed an FIR against him. Ness Wadia and Preity Zinta are Co-owners of the IPL team Kings 11 Punjab.
- During IPL, she was in the news that she was in a relationship with Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh. later in an interview, she told –
News media prints whatever bullshit what they feel like. Yuvraj Singh is my brother, he is not my boyfriend. even every Raksha Bandhan I send her Rakhi to him.
- Preity steps into several businesses, she started her Production house with the movie Ishq in Paris. But, the Scriptwriter (Abbas Tyrewala) of the movie filed a case against Preity that the pay Cheque given to him by Preity is bounced. As Preity is not present during the court session then, the judge issued a non-bailable warrant against her.
- Earlier, several media agencies reportedly alleged that Preity Zinta had a love equation with the director Shekhar Kapoor and because of this. Shekhar Kapoor and his wife Suchitra Krishnamurthy were into a severe fight. Later, they separated.
|Favorite Actor||Shahrukh Khan, Aamir Khan|
|Favorite Actress||Madhuri Dixit, Tabu|
|Favorite Movie||Rang De Basanti|
|Favorite Food||Pizza, Aloo Chaat|
|Favorite Athlete||Yuvraj Singh|
|Favorite Restaurant||Bastian, Mumbai|
|Hobbies||Traveling and Reading Novels|
Preity Zinta Net worth
Her Net worth/income is 125 crore. She owns her own production house as she invested her money in real estate as well.
|Net worth||125 crore|
She didn’t smoke cigarettes as she drinks alcohol occasionally at parties and special occasions.
|Is she smoke?||No|
|Is she drink alcohol?||Yes|
Preity Zinta Car
She owns white color Lexus LX 470 & Audi A8.
|Cars||white color Lexus LX 470|
Audi A8 car
Preity Zinta Interesting facts
- She was born and brought up in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. She is very studious and always wanted to become an actress.
- In the year 1997, when Preity was just 13 years old. In a car accident, she lost her father and due to that accident, her mother lost the ability to stand up on her feet.
- A Businessman Shandar Amrohi adopts Preity after his father’s death. Later in the year 2011, when Shandar Amrohi death he left 600 crore worth of rupees property in the name of Preity, but she refuses to take that money.
- Preity also worked for the BBC media network as a content writer during her college days.
- Preity Zinta adopted 34 girl child from a Rishikesh based orphanage named Mother Miracle, She took care of all the expenses of girls on her own.
- She is known for her Bubbly nature in Bollywood as she loved to do pranks on her co-stars.
- Preity lashes out on Cricketer Virender Sehwag for making an unusual comment during a press conference that Preity should focus more on acting rather than Cricket.
- She is best friends with Shahrukh khan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, and Saif Ali Khan.
- She is quite interested in cricket and bought an IPL team named Kings 11 Punjab, as she didn’t miss a single match during IPL.
- She not only working in just Bollywood Hindi movies but also appeared in various Punjabi, Telegu movies as well.
- She loves to collect shoes as she had a great collection of shoes.
- She manages several businesses, she was invested in the Real estate business, IPL team, Films Production houses, etc.
- She had a huge fan following when she is at peak of her career as Himachal Pradesh officials declare her Brand Ambassador during that time.
- She debuted in the Bollywood film industry with the Shahrukh Khan starrer movie Dil Se.
- Preity Zinta endorsed several brands like Fanta, Liril Soap, Perk Chocolate, etc.
- She is very lucky as she saved twice herself first one in the year 2004, where she was performing in a concert named Temptation in Columbo. A Bomb blast happened during the event. But she got lucky as she is far away from the Blast.
second, when she enjoying the holiday with her friends in Thailand, a Tsunami came and she was present in a dangerous area. luckily she saved herself from that tragedy as well.
- There is rumored running around that she was in love with Salman Khan, but both Salman and Preity clarified that they were just friends nothing else.
- Currently, she lived in Los Angeles with her husband Gene Goodenough who is a businessman by profession.