Diana Penty – Biography, Career, Awards and Net Worth
Diana Penty is an Indian model turned actress, who appears in Hindi movies. She is the perfect combination of attractive looks, good acting and bubbly personality.
Born on November 2, 1985, Diana Penty starred in hit movies such as ‘Cocktail’ and ‘Happy Bhag Jayegi’. She worked with famous Bollywood stars like Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone, Boman Irani and Abhay Deol. After having a successful modelling career, she tried her luck in acting and passed with flying colors.
Diana Penty : Early Life and Personal Details
Penty was born in Mumbai to a Parsi father and a Christian mother. She grew up in her hometown and attended St. Agnes High School. Further, she completed her graduation in Mass Media from St. Xavier’s College.
The model cum actress Penty is 5 feet 10 inches tall with long black hair and attractive brown eyes. This scorpion actress sensuous body weighs 54 kg and measures 33-26-33. Although, Penty belongs to Parsi-Christian background, she practices Christian teaching and belief. Besides acting and modelling, her hobbies are travelling and reading.
Diana Penty : Career
During her college days, she worked for the Elite Model Agency as a part-time model. From 2005, she started to walk on the ramp for famous designer such as Nicola Trussardi, Rohit Bal and Rina Dhaka. Also, she appeared on the cover of a few Indian fashion magazines and promoted brands like TBZ, Parachute and Westside.
Penty received many offers for movies during her modelling days. She was the first choice to do the film ‘Rockstar’ opposite Ranbir Kapoor, but due to some reasons she was replaced by Nargis Fakhri. After giving several auditions, she was selected for ‘Cocktail’, to star alongside Saif Ali Khan and Deepika Padukone.
At last, she made her acting debut with the 2012 movie ‘Cocktail’, which was commercial and critical success. In this movie, she played the role of simple and decent Indian girl, Meera Sahni in a graceful way. She received much appreciation and love from film critics and audiences.
After a gap of four years, she starred in ‘Happy Bhag Jayegi’ alongside Abhay Deol and Jimmy Shergill. Although, the movie received mixed reviews from critics, but was a moderate hit at the box office. People loved her in the role of carefree and stubborn woman. This movie brought more name and fame for her.
Diana Penty : Awards
For her performance in ‘Cocktail’, she won Vogue Beauty Award and UK Bollywood Cosmopolition Award. Further, she received nominations for IIFA, Filmfare, Screen and Zee Cine Awards. Penty has yet to win any of these awards.
Diana Penty : Net Worth and Lifestyle
Being one of the successful model and actress in India, Penty’s present worth is more than a million dollar. She made her money from modelling, acting and brand endorsement deals. She has been the brand ambassador for brands like Make My Trip, Tresemme and Nokia.
Penty lives in a luxurious house in Mumbai and owns several stylish cars. Being health conscious, she loves to exercise. Chocolates, rice-dal and chicken curry are her fave dishes. She is active in Instagram and gives glimpse of her lavish lifestyle to her fans.