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Actor Freida Pinto among narrators of gender equality film series


Charithra Chandran, who rose to fame with her role in 'Bridgerton', and 'Slumdog Millionaire' actress Freida Pinto are among the narrators who lend their voices to 'She Creates Change', a gender equality film series launched on International Women’s Day. Warner Bros. Discovery and Room to Read have partnered on the series. The six-episode short film...

Freida Pinto on exploring opportunities outside Hollywood


Actress Freida Pinto, who rose to fame with her role in Danny Boyle’s 'Slumdog Millionaire', talked about her future projects and said that she doesn’t want to confine herself to Hollywood, reported Variety. “I’ve always looked at cinema globally,” she told Variety. “After Slumdog, I could have easily played all the Indian roles, the...

Filmmaker Deepa Mehta signs Freida Pinto for her next


Filmmaker Deepa Mehta, who is presently in the news for her multiple award-winning documentary film 'I Am Sirat', is set to begin work on her next project. The renowned filmmaker has teamed up with actress Freida Pinto for her next, which is the film adaptation of author Avni Doshi’s novel, "Burnt Sugar". Confirming the same,...

Freida Pinto to play Hillary Clinton’s top aide


'Slumdog Millionaire' actor Freida Pinto, will soon be seen portraying the role of Hilary Clinton's top aide and longtime advisor Huma Abedin, in her upcoming TV series. The yet-to-be-named show will be an adaptation of Abedin's New York Times bestselling memoir, Both/And: A Life in Many Worlds, as per a report by Deadline. Pinto will...

Freida Pinto joins cast of ‘My Mother’s Wedding’


Freida Pinto has joined Scarlett Johansson’s 'My Mother’s Wedding', along with Sienna Miller and Emily Beecham, Deadline has reported. The film, Kristin Scott Thomas’ feature directorial debut, is co-written by her and John Micklethwait, and is produced by Finola Dwyer and Steven Rales, the Deadline report added. Pinto will next be seen in 'Mr Malcolm’s...

First look of Freida Pinto in ‘Mr Malcolm’s List’ out


As first look images from the film ‘Mr Malcolm’s List’ drop, ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ actress Freida Pinto describes her love for Regency-era novels written by authors like Jane Austen and how it was to star in such a project to Vanity Fair. Directed by first-time feature filmmaker Emma Holly Jones and co-starring Ṣọpẹ́ Dìrísù as the...

Freida to play Noor Inayat Khan in ‘Spy Princess’


Actress Freida Pinto will essay British spy Noor Inayat Khan in the upcoming limited series, Spy Princess. Freida will also executive-produce the limited series based on Shrabani Basu's book, Spy Princess: The Life Of Noor Inayat Khan, reports deadline.com. Anand Tucker will direct the project and Olivia Hetreed will pen the screen adaptation based on the book,...