Freida Pinto has spoken for the first time about her split from Dev Patel. "Everybody has their own little discoveries to make," the 30-year-old actress told .The couple decided to end their six-year romance in December 2014, although their break-up wasn’t confirmed until February, during an interview Dev gave to the . "She's just a really generous, patient human being who has been one of the most impactful people on my life. "Their own surprises, their own disappointments, and they're all part and parcel of life.Freida Selena Pinto (born 18 October 1984) is an Indian actress who has appeared mainly in American and British films.
Dev has reportedly been going steady with Australian actress Tilda Cobham-Hervey, who is his co-star in his upcoming film, ' Hotel Mumbai'.
Dev, who rose to global fame with Danny Boyle's ' Slumdog Millionaire,' had also been in a steady relationship with his co-star Freida Pinto.
' Lion,' also starring Nicole Kidman, Rooney Mara and Sunny Pawar, was directed by Garth Davis.
A lot of my motivation has come from her, from being with her and knowing her." CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Freida Pinto and Dev Patel split up in December 2014 but remain very close Out of respect for Freida and their romance, he declined to comment any further on their break-up. "There is no way one person can sit down and go, ' But why did this happen to me?
' Or, ' It was all going well, what the hell happened? That's never going to change." Freida Pinto is busy promoting her latest project, indie movie , which tells the true story of dancer Afshin Ghaffarian, who started an underground dance troupe in Tehran, despite a strict religious ban during the 2009 Iranian election.