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Although the Indian media has credited Pinto with breaking the stereotypical image of an Indian woman in foreign films, she has been a lesser-known figure in Indian cinema and not been able to get any meaningful projects in India.
Along with her film career, she promotes humanitarian causes and is vocal about women's empowerment. John's Universal School in Goregaon, Mumbai, and her father Frederick Pinto was a senior branch manager for the Bank of Baroda. She later recalled being inspired by Sushmita Sen's victory in the 1994 Miss Universe competition, explaining that "the country was really proud of her, and I was like, one day, I want to do the same".
Breaking up is hard to do and hard to watch from afar.
So when Frieda Pinto and Dev Patel split in 2014, we totally felt their pain. But I ended up being single when I started thinking about these other things." It’s heartbreaking, but very, very true, that sometimes people just grow out of relationships. Being in a relationship can be amazing and give you so much emotionally, but having the time to get to know yourself and do what’s best for you and only you is also just as important.
There's no official reason cited for the split but many think the age gap - Dev is 24 and Freida 30 - may have something to do with it.
Pinto received major attention for portraying the title character in Michael Winterbottom's Trishna (2011).
Her performance in the biographical drama Desert Dancer (2014) received critical acclaim.
When asked if about the rumours that swirled around the pair when they initially began dating, claiming their relationship was established to purely to promote their careers, Dev vehemently disagreed.
Freida Selena Pinto (born 18 October 1984) is an Indian actress who has appeared mainly in American and British films.
Right now, Pinto is working on a new miniseries for Sky in the United Kingdom called It’s all about the Black Power movement in London during the 1970s, and sounds pretty amazing.