The picture of the smiling girl at a busy railway station stays in your mind long after you walk out of the theatre. She gave a big reason why Jamal Malik should not leave her. We are talking about Freida Pinto, the Latika of Slumdog Millionaire.
This dusky beauty has turned a celebrity overnight following the stupendous success of Slumdog Millionaire. Her love interest in the film is Dev Patel but in real life, the story is different. She revealed that she had a huge crush on Leonardo DiCaprio and had fantasized about him ever since she saw him in Titanic. She added that she had a scrapbook with everything about Leonardo. She however said that, that crush has turned to admiration with time.
Well, Freida Pinto is going places with Slumdog Millionaire shining at every film festival. This film directed by Danny Boyle has so far won five Critics' Choice Awards, four Golden Globes and seven BAFTA Awards and has got 10 nominations at the Oscars. It also features actors Anil Kapoor, Irrfan Khan and Dev Patel in the lead roles.