Preity Zinta is an Indian film actress. She has appeared in Hindi films of Bollywood, as well as Telugu, Punjabi and English language films. She is also the owner of Kings XI Punjab team in Indian Premier League.
Preity Zinta comes from a non filmy background where her father was an Indian Army Officer. He had an unfortunate accident when she was just 13 years old. One of Preity’s brother happens to be an officer in Indian Army now.
Her first TV advertisement was for Perk chocolate. It was a consequence of a lucky meeting with an advertisement film executive who came at her companion's birthday party route in 1996.
Preeti Zinta came into the spotlight with her solid performance in her second movie “Soldier” with Bobby Deol. The motion picture was discharged in 1998 and she was granted with the Filmfare Award as Best New Comer in Bollywood industry.
A series of columns of South Asia for BBC News Online was written by Preity zinta.
Preity Zinta is known for demonstrating her bravery and straight forwardness for which she received Godfrey Phillip Bravery Award. Later on, in the year 2006, Preity Zinta was made brand represetative.
Some of her closest companions in Bollywood are Shah Rukh Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Saif Ali Khan, Aishwarya Rai, Bobby Deol, Abhishek Bachchan and Gauri Khan. They are her nearby buddies and she is frequently observed with her groups celebrating.