Thursday, Apr. 01, 2010

Preity Zinta

Age: 35
Occupation: Bollywood actress, businesswoman
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Breaking with the Bollywood tradition dictating that actresses are seen, not heard, Zinta is outspoken on many issues, including the movie industry's shameful dalliance with the Mumbai mob. As her career as leading lady enters its twilight (Bollywood is even more ageist than Hollywood), she has ensured a lasting place in the public eye by becoming a co-owner of a successful cricket franchise.