Priyanka Chopra is an Indian actress popular in Bollywood and Hollywood. In 2002, she first appeared in the Tamil song ‘Thamizhan’ and in 2003 made her Bollywood debut with the movie ‘The Hero: Love Story of a Spy’ as a supporting actress. She performed her first lead role in the movie Andaaz(2003). She got honoured for her achievements in Hindi cinema and was bestowed with Padma Shri title from the President, Pranab Mukherjee, at the Rashtrapati Bhawan.
Priyanka Chopra was born on July 18, 1982 in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand to Late Dr. Ashok Chopra and Madhu Akhaurishe. Since both her parents were doctors in an Indian Army, she completed her education from lot of places but still Bareilly remains real home to her. Places she has been to study : La Martiniere Girls School in Lucknow, Newton North High School in Newton, Massachusetts, John F. Kennedy High School in Cedar Rapids, Lowa, Army School in Bareilly and Jai Hind College in Mumbai. Before starting her acting career, she has also worked as a model which helped her win ‘Miss World’ title in 2000.
Name : Priyanka Chopra
Nick name : Sunshine, Mimi, Piggy chops
Birthday : July 18, 1982
Age : 34 years
Place of Birth : Jamshedpur, Jharkhand (previously Bihar), India
Height : 5’7″
Religion : Hindu
Weight : 53 Kgs
Zodiac Sign : Cancer
College : La Martiniere Girls College in Lucknow, Maria Goretti College in Bareilly
The coveted Maxim Hot 100 list of Sexiest Women Alive 2017 is out and both Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone have made it to the list. As per the reports, Priyanka Chopra will be seen in her second Hollywood film ‘A Kid Like Jake’, which will be produced by Paul Bernon. The movie also stars Jim Parsons and Claire Danes alongside Octavia and Priyanka. Buzz is that, PeeCee will play the role of a single mother named Amal.
Priyanka Chopra has signed Kalpana Chawla’s biopic as her next project in bollywood. The film will be mounted on an international scale. A new production company, ‘Getway’ is likely to produce the biopic. Kalpana Chawla, who hailed from Karnal, Haryana, was the first Indian woman astronaut in space. As a producer, Priyanka is breaking new ground with Purple Pebble Pictures. After forays in Marathi and Punjabi cinema, she is now moving in a different direction. She has announced her first Sikkimese film “Pahuna” in Gangtok in association with the Ministry of Tourism Sikkim.
Priyanka Chopra was seen opposite Hollywood actors Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron in the film “Baywatch”. The film is based on the 1990’s TV series about California lifeguards. She has played the role of a villain Victoria Leeds in the movie.
American TV show Quantico
Priyanka Chopra has reprised the same role of season 1 as Alex Parrish, a CIA agent. She was seen along with actor Jake McLaughlin, who plays Ryan Booth in the show.
Priyanka Chopra has made her debut in American TV with Quantico. In season 1 she played as FBI trainee Alex Parrish. She has bagged the favourite actor in TV series honour at the 2016 People’s Choice Awards for her performance.
As per the latest reports, Priyanka Chopra is dating Hollywood star Tom Hiddleston. She has always been reserved about her personal life and thus nothing is confirmed yet.
2011 7 Khoon Maaf
2013 Krrish 3
2014 Mary Kom
2015 Dil Dhadakne Do
2015 Bajirao Mastani
2016 Jai Gangaajal
2016 The Jungle Book (Voice for Kaa)
Father : Late Dr. Ashok Chopra (doctor)
Mother : Dr. Madhu Chopra (gynaecologist).
Brother : Siddharth Chopra (younger)
Cousins : Shivang (Army Student), Sahaj and Parineeti Chopra
Priyanka Chopra became the first ever actress of Bollywood to sing and release her own album named ‘In My City’. Soon she came up with Exotic featuring international artist Pitbull. She has won Best India Act category at the Europe Music Awards 2015.