Preity Zinta celebrated her 40th birthday on January 31st. The actress may have long been forgotten in the Bollywood circles but she is still one of the prettiest and the bravest actress we have ever come across.
She is a very strong independent woman who has never failed to express her views even if they landed her in huge controversies, The actress was one of the only celebrities in the industry who stood up against the Mumbai mafia in producer Bharat Shah's case.
The actress received a lot of threatening calls but she did not fear, she went on to win Godfrey's Mind of Steel Award for the unprecedented act against the Mumbai D-Gang.
Her most recent controversy was with her debut production venture, Ishq In Paris, when the dialogue writer of the movie failed a case against her owing to a cheque bounce. When she failed to appear in court regarding the case, the Magistrate court ordered a non-bailable warrant against her.
This became a big news for an actress who always tread on the right path suddenly found herself on the wrong side of the law. If this was not enough, she has even filed a molestation case on her ex-beau Ness Wadia.
Ness and she co-owned a cricket team when the incident took place. Ness denied all the charged to be baseless and false but the actress stood by her statement and accused him of trying to hurt her.
We do not know who is telling the truth and who is lying but we know one thing for sure, like Salman Khan or Sanjay Dutt, Preity too has a lot of controversies to her name.
It's like she attracts problems or controversies. Be as it may, she has had a lot of incidents when her name was in the news for the wrong reasons. Check out her controversial life.
With Ness Wadia
Preity Zinta pressed charges against ex-beau Ness Wadia of molestation. While Ness Wadia denied all allegations to be false, Preity stuck by her statement.
Suchitra Krishnamuthy blamed Preity Zinta for her divorce with Shekhar Kapur. To these allegations, Preity replied, "It is unfortunate that I am bearing the brunt of someone else's paranoia. Suchitra is clearly unstable and I wish her a speedy recovery."
A four-hour chat between Aishwarya Rai and Salman Khan audio tape surfaced in the media in which the latter confessed of sleeping with Priety during the shoots of the film Chori Chori Chupke Chupke. The actress filed defamation case against all the news channels when the forensic reports came out that the tapes were fake.
Preity's alleged affair with him came to light when some intimate pictures of the duo clicked in Hawaii got leaked online.
Priety Zinta took a stand against the Indian Mafia in the case of producer Bharat Shah's arrest. She received Godfrey's Mind of Steel Award for this brave act against the Mumbai mafia.
Link up rumours with Yuvraj Singh surfaced when the actress was spotted getting way too comfortable with the cricketer on the field. Of course the actress denied it all.
When Karan in a rapid fire round asked Tusshar to take a name in the industry who is synonymous with Botox, the actor tool Preity's name which did not go down well the actress and issues brew between them.
Abbas Tyrewala, dialogue writer of her maiden production venture Ishkq In Paris, filed a case against the actress as his cheque worth Rs 18.9 lakh bounced. When she had failed to appear in court, the Magistrate court had issued a non-bailable arrest warrant against the actress.
The actress was rumoured to be dating the hotelier, Vikram Chatwal when her relationship with Ness Wadia was fading out. Yet another controversial love affair that brought the actress into news.