- Birthday31 January, 1975
- Fun Trivia:Preity Zinta adopted 34 girls from an orphanage and took their complete financial responsibility in 2009.
- Famous Quote:Just like a script, you need to keep a business plan to yourself.
Born to Durganand Zinta – an Indian army officer who died in a car accident – and Nilprabha Zinta, Preity Zinta spent her early years in Simla before moving to Mumbai to pursue a career in films. It was a chance meeting with an ad film director at a birthday party in 1996 that got Preity her first ad film. She later made her debut with Mani Ratnam’s 1998 film Dil Se… starring Shah Rukh Khan and Manisha Koirala. In the same year, she appeared opposite Bobby Deol in Soldier. In her glorious career, she has been part of several blockbusters including Kal Ho Naa Ho, Veer-Zaara and Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna. In addition to her film career, she is the co-owner of IPL team Kings XI Punjab. In February 2016, Preity married Gene Goodenough.