Preity Zinta (IPL) Age, Height, Boyfriend, Husband, Net Worth, Biography and More

Preity Zinta
Preity Zinta

Bio Data / Biography

 Preity Zinta is a famous Indian actress in Bollywood industry since 90’s. she had done many various hit films and received popularity in Nation. Preity Zinta age is 46 (years old) as in 2021 and celebrated her birthday on 31 January with her friends and family members, She loves to play basketball since her childhood. She bought the IPL team “Kings XI Punjab” with her boyfriend Ness Wadia in 2008. The name of her husband is ‘Gene Goodenough’ who is American financer in US based company and Preity net worth is estimated around $30 Million dollar.

Gene Goodenough husband
Preity Zinta with her husband Gene Goodenough
Real/Full Name  Preity G  Zinta
Pet & NicknameRealPZ
Profession LineActress, Writer, Producer, Business Women
Husband NameGene Goodenough (m. 2016-present)
Marriage Date28 February 2016
Best FriendsHrithik Roshan,
Rani Mukherji,
Shah Rukh Khan,
Salman Khan
Likes & DislikesLikes- Natural Beauty
Dislikes- To wake up early in the  morning
Fan Followers8.5 Million (on Instagram)


 Boyfriend Name-

Shekhar Kapur director

Shekhar Kapur (director),

Ness Wadia

Ness Wadia (actor, model),

Marc Robinson

Marc Robinson (Businessman, 2005-2009),

Gene Goodenough (financial analyst)

Morphology (Physical Appearance)

Preity G Zinta figure
Preity G Zinta fitness
Weight52 Kg,
114 pounds
Height  in feet 5’feet 4’’ inches
1.62 meters,
162 centimeters  
Figure value    32 – 26 – 32    
Eye Color  Light Brown  
Hair Color  Brown  
Skin ColorVanllia (Milky)

Social Media Accounts

Instagram Id @preity_zinta


 Shekhar Kapur
Shekhar Kapur and his wife

She had romantic relationship with director Shekhar Kapur, interestingly he already got married person, though the result was Shekhar and his wife Suchitra Krishnamurthy was separated and finally divorced it.

She also filed a complaint against her ex-boyfriend Ness Wadia in 2015, because he molested her many times.

Personal Life of Preity Zinta

Childhood pic of Preity Zinta
Childhood pic of Preity Zinta

 She was born in well educated family in Shimla on 31 January, her father was a Indian army officer but her father was died due to car accident and her mother was injured, she was just 13 years old.

She completed her schooling from boarding school in Shimla, since her childhood she has interest in studies that is why she performed well during exams.

Preity Zinta college photo
College days Pic

For further studies, she enrolled in St. Bede’s College, Shimla and received the degree in English and postgraduate in Criminal Psychology.

In school days, she considered herself as a tomboy girl because she grew up with her brother, she has no sister, and she is the only one daughter of her parents.

After completed her studies, she decided to try her luck in modeling and she did first commercial ad with chocolate company Perk due to which she got chance to interact with director in 1996.

Then she gave auditions and got role in film ‘Tara Rum Pum Pum’ with opposite Hrithik Roshan but film was cancelled.

preity zinta marriage

She tied knot with her boyfriend Gene Goodenough (American, Vice-President in Hydroelectric Company NLine Energy) after long relationship on 28 February 2016 in Los Angeles according to Hindu rituals.

Date of birth  31st January 1975 (Friday)
Age  46 years (as in 2021)  
Birth Place  Shimla, Himachal Pradesh (India)
Birth & Zodiac sign  Aquarius (based on date of birth)  
Nationality  Indian  
Religion  Hinduism  
CasteKshatriya Rajput
AddressC/10 A, Ranwar, Waroda Road Bandra, Mumbai
Home villa  Rohru, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh (India)
School Academy  -Convent of Jesus and Mary boarding school, Shimla
-The Lawrence School, Solan (Himachal Pradesh)
University/College Name  St. Bede’s College, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
Education Qualification-Graduate in English
-Postgraduate in Criminal Psychology  
Food habits  Non-Vegetarian  
Debut FilmDil Se (1998)
Interest & Hobbies  Writing, Swimming, Travelling and  Reading and Gym workout
AwardsBollywood Movie Awards
1999: Best Female Debut for film Soldier

Filmfare Awards
2004: Best Actress for film Kal Ho Naa Ho  

Zee Cine Awards
2003: Queen of Hearts
2004: Star of the Year  

International Indian Film Academy Awards
2005: Style Diva of the Year
2006: Most Glamorous Star of the Year

Stardust Awards
2004: Actor of the Year for film Kal Ho Naa Ho
2005: Actor of the Year for film Veer-Zaara
SalaryRs. 2-3 Crore per film
Net worth$30 Million dollar

Family & Ancestor


Mother Nilprabha Zinta
Mother Nilprabha Zinta
FatherLate Durganand Zinta (Indian army officer)
MotherNilprabha Zinta


Deepankar Zinta brother
Brothers-Deepankar Zinta and Manish Zinta
BrotherDeepankar Zinta (elder, army officer),
Manish Zinta (younger, lives in California)

Career Path

Dil Se film
Film- Dil Se (Preity with Shah Rukh Khan)

 She started her filmy career with debut movie Dil Se with stars Sharukh Khan and other film Soldier along with actor Bobby Deol in 1998 and action thriller film Sangharsh with Akshay Kumar in 1999.

She also worked in some Telugu movie like Premante Idera (1998) and Raja Kumarudu (1999) opposite Mahesh Babu.

In 2001, her film with Sunny Deol was Farz which was commercially failed but after that she continually had done successful movie like Mission Kashmir (2000), Dil Chahta Hai (2001), Chori Chori Chupke Chupke (2001), Dil Hai Tumhaara (2002), The Hero: Love Story of a Spy (2003), Koi….Mil Gaya,. Kal Ho Naa Ho, Lakshya, Veer-Zaara, Khullam Khulla Pyaar Karen (2005), Salaam Namaste, Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna

She also got offered from English movies The Last Lear in 2007 and Heaven on Earth in 2008.

1998Dil SePreeti
2000Kya KehnaPriya
2007Jhoom Barabar JhoomAlvira Khan
2018Welcome To New YorkSelf
2018Bhaiaji SuperhitSapna Dubey

Favourite & Beloved things

FoodKadhi  Chawal, Khatti Himachal dal, Chocolates, Pizza
CuisineChinese,  Indian
Actor  Sanjay Dutt, Salman Khan and Aamir Khan and  Shah Rukh Khan
Actress  Madhuri Dixit, Kareena Kapoor
FilmHum Dil De Chuke Sanam, Titanic
PerfumeGucci’s Envy
Sports PersonVirat Kohli (Cricketer)
Musician Person  Neha Kakkar and Mohammed Rafi
Holiday & Festivity Destination(s)  London, New Zealand, Dubai and Greece and Vienna
Color & Dye(s)Blue, Pink

Luxury Life Style

 She loves to buy luxury branded shoes and she has huge collection of shoes.

preity zinta fighting

She also learned some fighting skills for self defense under the trainer.

Tattoo Design- No Design

preity zinta car collection

Car Collection- Lexus LX 470

Some minor known facts about Priety Zinta

preity zinta alcohol
Wine party with friends
  • Preity Zinta does not smoke but drinks alcohol like other celebrities.
  • She also worked for charitable organization to support the women causes in India and spreading awareness regarding AIDs and blood donation.
preity zinta adopted
  • In 2009, on her 34th birthday she adopted 34 girls from the Mother Miracle Orphanage (Rishikesh) to supporting and provides education, food and necessary goods.
  • Apart of acting, she also established her own production house ‘PZNZ Media’.
Red and White Bravery Awards
Red and White Bravery Awards
  • Preity one of the lady who stands against the Mumbai Underworld don Chhota Shakeel and Bharat Shah because she had received extortion threats from the mafia while she was in film shoot “Chori Chori Chupke Chupke” in 2003 and grabbed the award Godfrey’s Mind of Steel Award and Red and White Bravery Awards due to her great work against mafia.
  • Zinta was luckily, escaped two times of her death, once in Colombo explosion in ‘Temptation Concert’ she visit for performance in 2004 and second she was stuck in danger area where Indian Ocean Tsunami took place in 2004.
  • She also featured as a brand ambassador of her destination Himachal Pradesh.
  • Along with her ex-boyfriend Ness Wadia, she bought the IPL team Kings XI Punjab Tenty20 cricket team in 2008 and moreover she is the only youngest women who own the IPL team.
  • She owns the IPL Team Kings XI Punjab since 2008.
Preity Zinta pet dog
Preity Zinta pet dog Bruno
  • Preity loves to raise dogs and has pet dog named Bruno
  • She loves to take rest on Sunday and never works on Sunday.
  • The Fan followers on her Instagram account around 8.5 Million (as 2021).
preity zinta gym
  • Preity is fitness freak, she practices meditation and yoga in gym to maintain her health and physiques.

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