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Preeti Jhangiani at Ekta Kapoor's b'day bash
|Born||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Occupation||Actress and model|
|Spouse(s)||Parvin Dabbas (2008–present)|
Preeti Jhangiani was born on August 18, 1974 in Mumbai into a Sindhi family. She first appeared in a Rajshri Productions music album Yeh Hai Prem opposite Abbas. This made them—as well as the koala bear symbol used in the album—famous. Thereafter, she appeared in Nirma Sandal soap ads.
Her first film was in Malayalam alongside Malayalam star Kunchacko Boban which was called Mazhavillu. She made her Bollywood debut in 2000 with Mohabbatein. The film was a blockbuster at the box office. Her next hit was the comedy Awara Paagal Deewana. She also acted in Punjabi films such as Sajna ve Sajna.
Her latest acting assignment is a short film called The Masterpiece directed by Tanmay Singh. The film, which is about half an hour long, has Preeti as the solo cast. She plays the role of a fading actress.
Preeti stated in 2012 that she'd be making a comeback in the film industry after enjoying the bliss of matrimony and motherhood.
She is daughter of Gobind Jhangiani and Manika Jhangiani. She married actor Parvin Dabas on 23 March 2008 and had her first child, a son Jaivesh, on 11 April 2011. She lives in Bandra, Mumbai, with her family.
|Year||Album||Music Video||Other notes|
|1997||Yeh Hai Prem||Yeh Hai Prem Trilogy||actress|
|Thammudu||Janaki / Jaanu||Telugu||credited as Preeti Zingania|
|2002||Na Tum Jaano Na Hum||Hindi||Special Appearance|
|Awara Paagal Deewana||Preeti||Hindi|
|Waah! Tera Kya Kehna||Meena||Hindi|
|2003||Baaz: A Bird in Danger||Preeti Rastogi||Hindi|
|LOC Kargil||Balwan Singh's girlfriend||Hindi|
|2004||Apparao Driving School||Anjali||Telugu|
|Aan: Men at Work||Janki||Hindi|
|2005||Sauda - The Deal||Devika||Hindi|
|Ssukh||Sushila Chandraprakash Sharma||Hindi|
|Chaahat – Ek Nasha||Rashmi S. Jaitly||Hindi|
|2006||With Love Tumhara||Anuradha B. Singh||Hindi|
|Jaane Hoga Kya||-||Chand Ke Paar Chalo||Nirmala / Garima||Hindi|
|2007||Sajna Ve Sajna||Punjabi|
|Godfather: The Legend Continues||Urdu||A Pakistani movie|
|Victoria No. 203||Devyani / Mona||Hindi|
|2009||Haseena: Smart, Sexy, Dangerous||Tina||Hindi|
|As The River Flows||Hindi||co-starring Sanjay Suri|
|2011||The Masterpiece||Preeti||Hindi||Short Film|
|Sahi Dhandhe Galat Bande||Shalini Mehta||Hindi||Also producer|
|Ekhon Nedekha Nodir Xhipare||Assamese|||
|2013||Dekho Ye Hai Mumbai Real Life||Hindi|
|Kaash Tum Hote||Hindi|
|Mistake||Bengali||Co-starring Vikram Chatterjee|
|Bikkar Bai Sentimental||Punjabi|
- Leena Mulchandani, ET Bureau Jul 11, 2009, 12.12am IST (2009-07-11). "Sindhi film industry striving hard to revive fading culture - Page 2 - Economic Times". Articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com. Retrieved 2014-08-05.
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- Sethumadhavan (September 26, 2012). "Ekhon Nedekha Nodir Xhipare (as the River flows) Movie Review: A film with many questions". madaboutmoviez.com. Retrieved January 13, 2013.
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