Preity Zinta

Being a housewife is toughest job in world: Preity Zinta

Being a housewife is toughest job in world: Preity Zinta

Mumbai (India), Feb. 3 : The ever smiling and Bollywood's most bubbly actor Preity Zinta is all set to make a comeback to the big screen this year. She admits it's not easy for working women to sit at home.

The 42 year-old, who recently walked the ramp as a show-stopper for designer Sanjukta Dutta's label Mekhela Chador at Lakme Fashion Week Summer 2017, said being a housewife is the toughest job in the world.

"You get no appreciation and you have to work 24x7 and you never get time off. So people like us, who are professionals, we get that kind of gratitude from our work space. I think women in general are super women, because they always do two jobs. If they are married, they take care of home and on professional front they work," she said.

Preity Zinta arrives at Wankhede Stadium, begins deposition

Preity-ZintaMumbai, June 24 : Actress Preity Zinta on Tuesday arrived at the Wankhede stadium and her statement is being recorded in presence of Mumbai Police.

Zinta had filed a police complaint on June 12, accusing her former boyfriend and industrialist Ness Wadia of manhandling, abusing and threatening her while they were watching the Chennai Super Kings vs Kings XI Punjab match on May 30 at the Wankhede Stadium.

Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria had said last week that Zinta had agreed to return from a foreign trip to record her testimony for the police.

Wadia says charges false as Zinta accuses him of molestation

Preity ZintaMumbai: Businessman Ness Wadia, who has been accused of molestation and abuse by his former girlfriend and Bollywood actress Preity Zinta in a police complaint, today said he was shocked by the allegations and termed them as "false and baseless".

The 39-year-old actress filed the police complaint last night alleging that she was molested by Wadia (44) inside Wankhede stadium on May 30, police sources at Marine Drive Police station said.

On May 30, an IPL match between Kings XI Punjab and Chennai Super Kings was played in Wankhede stadium.

Preity Zinta says not contesting elections

Preity-ZintaMumbai, March 4 : Actress Preity Zinta has denied news reports that she may contest Lok Sabha elections against Congress MP Priya Dutt on a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ticket.

According to media reports here, the BJP is keen to rope in Preity to fight against Priya Dutt from the North-Central Mumbai constituency.

When asked about the same by a follower on social networking platform Twitter, Preity responded: "Where did you read this? Please tear that paper because it's 100 percent UNTRUE."

Bucket lists are important: Preity Zinta

Preity-ZintaNew Delhi, Sep 6 : Actress Preity Zinta, who is "a bit under the weather", has a long list of things to do before she dies, and she considers such a "bucket list" is important for everyone.

The 38-year-old, who turned producer with "Ishkq in Paris" (2013), has checked most activities mentioned in her bucket list, but she has now revealed that she has more things in mind.

"Bucket lists are important and fulfilling," Preity posted on Twitter.

Preity's movie touches hearts of B-town stars

Ishkq-in-ParisMumbai, May 24 : Preity Zinta's debut production "Ishkq in Paris", which released this Friday, has managed to touch the hearts of film industry members like Shabana Azmi and Javed Akhtar. Preity was delighted with their presence at the movie's premiere.

The premiere was held here Thursday night, and a bevy of movie celebrities made it there for Preity, who has acted in the romantic film as well.

'Ishkq In Paris' has scenes from Preity, director's life

Preity-ZintaMumbai, May 18 :  Bollywood actress Preity Zinta says certain scenes in "Ishkq in Paris" are inspired by her life. The film also has bits from director Prem Raj's life.

"Ishkq in Paris", Preity's first production venture, is releasing May 24.

Talking about the film, she said: "(It) is not ispired from my life, but yes certain instances (are inspired from my life). I won't lie about that."

Preity to shoot 'Bhaiyyaji Superhitt' starting July

Preity-ZintaMumbai, April 30 : Bollywood actress Preity Zinta says she will start shooting her next film "Bhaiyyaji Superhitt" from July. As of now, she is busy with the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) and with the promotions of her film production "Ishkq in Paris".

"I am doing 'Bhaiyyaji Superhitt'. I will take a one-month break after 'Ishkq in Paris' and IPL. We will start shooting from July," she said at a press conference here Tuesday.

"Bhaiyyaji Superhitt", to be directed by Neeraj Pathak, will see her opposite Sunny Deol.

Preity Zinta to walk ramp for Surily Goel at WIFW

Preity-ZintaNew Delhi, March 13 : Bollywood actress Preity Zinta will walk the ramp for designer Surily Goel at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW).

The five-day fashion extravaganza started Wednesday at Pragati Maidan and the actress will grace the ramp on the opening day.

"Super excited and a little nervous as I walk the ramp for my dearest friend and designer Surily Goel! Delhi fashion week here I come," tweeted the 38-year-old whose wardrobe was designed by Surily for films like "Salaam Namaste" and "Jaan-E-Man".

Preity parties with Winfrey, returns with dented car

Preity parties with Winfrey, returns with dented carMumbai, Jan 17 - It was an action-packed evening for B-town, thanks to a party to welcome international talk show queen Oprah Winfrey here.

Preity Zinta, who was on the star-studded guest list too, enjoyed the party, but it turned into a bad experience when her car ended up getting damaged due to paparazzi.

"Would have been a perfect evening until the press jumped all over the car n nearly got some1 killed n my car damaged n scratched.. Bachaao! (sic)," she tweeted after coming out of the party.

Preity is open to experimentation: Designer

Preity is open to experimentation: DesignerNew Delhi, Sep 26 - Preity Zinta's international look in the chat show "Up Close & Personal with PZ" on UTV Stars has fetched applause. Surily Goel, the designer behind the new look, says the bubbly and vivacious actress is always open to suggestions and experimentation.

"We wanted to give her a glamorous, international yet classy and comfortable style so that she can easily move around. You must have seen she moves around a lot in the show.

Preity chats with Akshay for new show

Preity chats with Akshay for new showNew Delhi, Aug 10 - Actress Preity Zinta has started shooting for her new chat show, and her first guest was action star Akshay Kumar, who she said was very humble.

"Just finished the first day of shooting 4 my show! It was so nice 2 chat with Akki ! Full marks 2 him 4 being so amazing and humble Ting!" Preity posted on her Twitter page Monday.

Preity and Akshay worked together in movies like "Sangharsh" and "Jaan-E-Mann: Let's Fall in Love... Again".

Preity brushing up French for 'Ishq In Paris': Director

Preity ZintaMumbai, July 7 : Director Prem Soni says that by the time the shooting of "Ishq In Paris" starts, lead actress Preity Zinta would have got her French absolutely right. He also says that in spite of the costs involved, there was no other city he would have shot the film in.

"Ishq In Paris", an Indo-French project, is Preity's first production venture and she plays a half-Indian half-French girl who falls in love in one of the most expensive cities in the world to shoot in.

Single Brett Lee linked to Bollywood actresses Priyanka Chopra, Preity Zinta

Single Brett Lee linked to Bollywood actresses Priyanka Chopra, Preity ZintaLondon, May 29 : Cricketer Brett Lee, who is single and is looking for love, has been linked with several fine-looking Bollywood actresses, including Priyanka Chopra and Preity Zinta, in the recent weeks.

Lee, who had split from wife Liz Kemp in 2008, admitted that he is single but said his focus is on his son.

Brett Lee link-up news stale, says Preity Zinta

Preity Zinta, Brett LeeNew Delhi, May 28 : Bollywood actress Preity Zinta seems to have got quite bored with her constant link-up to Australian fast bowler Brett Lee, who now plays for her Indian Premier League team Kings XI Punjab.

The actress, who was earlier dating industrialist Ness Wadia, took to micro-blogging site Twitter to tell her friends and fans that she is just friends with Lee.

"I think being romantically linked to Brett every year is outdated and stale news now! So sorry to say folks NO NEWS here! FRIENDS yeesss (sic)," posted Preity.

No one has adopted me: Preity Zinta

Preity ZintaNew Delhi, May 12 : Actress Preity Zinta seems to be upset about reports that Shandar Amrohi's biography "From Nowhere To Somewhere" will tell all about his decision to adopt her and give her everything in his will. She says there's no truth in this news.

"No1 has or ever will adopt me or sign me in a will. Things said in interviews and reported are far from facts as the proof is in the pudding! (sic)," Preity, 36, posted on her Twitter page.

I've always been a spontaneous person: Preity Zinta

I've always been a spontaneous person: Preity ZintaMumbai, April 5 - Actress Preity Zinta, who is currently making her presence felt on the small screen as the host of "Guinness World Records - Ab India Todega", says she doesn't think much before taking her decisions.

"I've always been a very spontaneous person in my decisions. The fact that I jumped into cricket so quickly, that's a very big decision at the peak of your career. Not think and go. I got into films also like that without thinking too much. I think I believe in destiny and that's why I leave everything on it," the model-turned-actress told IANS.

On or off shoot, Bollywood celebs catch India-Pakistan match

On or off shoot, Bollywood celebs catch India-Pakistan matchNew Delhi, March 30 : Bollywood stars like Shah Rukh Khan, Arjun Rampal and Hrithik Roshan are not leaving anything to chance to catch the India-Pakistan World Cup semifinal either at home, at a get together or in a restaurant. Those who are busy shooting plan to catch the action in their vanity vans.

Some actors like Shah Rukh Khan have planned get togethers, while a host of actors like Aamir Khan, Vivek Oberoi, Rahul Bose and Preity Zinta, among others, are in Mohali to watch the clash live, said a source.

Preity Zinta All Set To Break Records

Preity Zinta All Set To Break RecordsDimpled beauty Preity Zinta, who is back on screen after a gap of 2 years, is working wonders with her far-fetched hosting on the Colors TV's reality show 'Guinness World Records - Ab India Todega'.

It seems that the show 'Guinness World Records - Ab India Todega', with its all novel idea and superb host Preity is catching eye balls at a fast speed and is also turning a well liked show among audience.

Multitalented actor Shabbir Ahluwalia, who is Preity's co-host, adds to the appeal of the reality show.

I've lost more than seven kg for films: Preity Zinta

I've lost more than seven kg for films: Preity ZintaMumbai, March 21 - After two years' break from acting, Preity Zinta has decided to wear the grease paint, but before that she has to get back in shape.

"This year for me is about getting back into movies and the entertainment industry. I had let myself go for some time because I had taken a break. I had put on seven-and-a-half kg. But then I lost all of it because I can't afford to look like that in a film," Preity told IANS.

Asked to reveal the names of the projects she is working on, the 36-year-old declined.

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