Freida Pinto made her acting debut with Danny Boyle’s Slumdog Millionaire which won 8 Oscar Awards. She has made her way into mainstream Hollywood films. She is now starring in Knight Of Cups with Batman star Christian Bale. The film has Natalie Portman and Cate Blanchett also in the main roles. It is directed by Terrence Mallik of The Tree of Life fame.
Currently, shooting at the Santa Monica Beach, the film Knight Of Cups is set to hit the big screen internationally in 2013.
Earlier Pinto co-starred in Woody Allen’s comedy-drama You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger, with Antonio Banderas, Josh Brolin, Anthony Hopkins, Anupam Kher and Naomi Watts, which premiered at the 2010 Cannes Film Festival. She appeared in the 2011 science fiction film Rise of the Planet of the Apes opposite James Franco. She played Caroline, a primatologist, in the film. She also appeared in the 2011 fantasy-action-drama film, Immortals, in which she played the oracle priestess Phaedra. In 2011, she played Princess Lailah in the film Black Gold.