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). Recently Priyanka got honoured for her achievements in Hindi cinema. The actress got bestowed with Padma Shri title from the President, Pranab Mukherjee, at the Rashtrapati Bhawan. Priyanka Chopra, along with mother Dr Madhu Chopra, started Purple Pebble Productions, under which she has planned to produce five regional films. She has produced a Marathi film, Ventilator and also sang a song, 'Baba'.
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.
Priyanka Chopra's Profile
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
As per the reports, Priyanka will soon collaborate with Vashu Bhagnani to produce a Telugu film.
Buzz is that, the Chopra girl is all set to sign Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's next 'Fanney Khan'. In this comic genre, Priyanka will be seen alongwith Anil Kapoor. It will be directed by Atul Manjrekar and produced by Rakeysh. Fanney Khan will be a remake of 2000 hit movie Everybody's Famous.
Priyanka Chopra will soon be seen opposite Hollywood actors Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron in the upcoming film "Baywatch", based on the 1990s TV series about California lifeguards. She will be seen as the villain in the movie. The movie is slated to release on May 19, 2017.
American TV show Quantico
In the second season of the show, Priyanka reprised the same role of season 1 as Alex Parrish, a CIA agent. She is 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.
song / MusicVideo : Careless Whispers, I will always love you....
Movie star(s) : Mel Gibson, Kishore Kumar.
Food : Dish Lasagna, Makke di roti and sarson ka saag.
Dress : Saree
Book : Shakespeare's Romeo Juliet and Sydney Sheldon's - Tell me your Dreams.
Magazine : Femina and Readers Digest.
Movie : Pretty Woman, Walk in the Clouds.
Hobbies : Singing & Writing poetry.