One of the things I most admire about Freida Pinto is her activism. Has she always been outspoken?
—Maya P., Jersey City, N.J.
A: Yes, the Slumdog Millionaire star, 32, has always spoken her mind. “I don’t think from the time I was little there was ever a moment where I wasn’t protesting against something that I felt was not right,” says the actress, who currently stars as Jas Mitra in Guerrilla, premiering tonight on Showtime. Interestingly, it’s about a young woman who moves from activism to militancy in the ’70s.