Born on the January 31st 1975 in Shimla, Preity Zinta was never from the family that has exposure in acting movie. While the father and her elderly brother was in Indian army officer. Her mother is Nilprabha and her younger brother Manish reside in California. Unfortunately, Zinta’s father was killed in a ghastly motor accident but her mother survived with heavy injuries.Preity Zinta

Most of the childhood of Zinta was lived at Jesus and Mary boarding school in Shimla. She graduated from Saint Bede’s College with a major in English. Thereafter, she proceeded to another degree in criminal psychology. She ventured into business world through a slightest opportunity as she took part in Cadbury Perk’s commercial. She proceeded to assume a liril girl and part of the rest of the ads. In 1977, she found her way to film industry. Although she made her first appearance in shekhar Kapoor’s, Tara Rum Pum Pum with Hrithik Roshan was eventually halted following her featuring in Mani Rathnam’s Dil se.

Preity Zinta won the Godfrey’s mind of steel award in addition to the Red and White Bravery prize for witnessing against the criminal even in the face of threat, yet she consistently remained unperturbed and resolute. Not long ago, Zinta denied the accusation by a musician suchitva Krishna Murphy that she contributed negatively to her broken home.

Apart from movie industry, Zinta wrote online news on women related matters for BBC. In addition, she is effectively participating in very many social causes including AIDS facts, environmental sanitation in Mumbai, human trafficking to mention but few. She even donated her cash award from Kaun Banega crorepathi to the Red Cross society in Shimla. She was the mohali peculiar twenty20 cricket team of Indian premier league. The understanding and assistance given to the team was in all news.

Mani Rathnam’s Dil se was the first album of Zinta in 1998 having Shah Rukh Khan as well as manisha koirala. She was prominent for her frank talk while her song orderliness remains evergreen. Yet her next movie was also in hot demand. All these put together made won the filmfare Best Debut Award. In 1999, she featured in yet another Telugu movie Raja Kumarudu and plays the role of CBI in officer in Tanuja Chandra’s Sangharsh. She acted as Priya bakshi in Kya Kehna in 2000. Same year, she participated in Har Dil Jo Pyaar Kerega and mission Kashmir. In 2001, she acted cori chori chupke chupke, Dil chahta Hai featured her as a potential lover of Aamir Khan. Unfortunately, her Dil hai Tumhaara that came out in 2002 performed below expectation hence very low sales were made.

Between 2005 till date, she featured as Amber a radio jockey which revealed that he was pregnant without marriage thrice on the screen. She acted as kuljeet kaur in Herooes. She played a cameo role in main Aur Mrs Khanna in 2009. Her newest release as at 2010 is Jahnu Barua’s Hac Pall featuring Shiney Ahuja.