10 Interesting Facts about Priyanka Chopra
Priyanka Chopra, Bollywood actress, producer as well as an international singer is regional, commercial and global. She is an actress with more than 2.5 milliaon followers on Twitter and has bagged numerous Filmfare awards for her Bollywood movies. She was the winner of Miss World 2000 pageant and is now India’s highest paid actress and along with it most famous celebrities.
#10.Priyanka Chopra received numerous awards comprising National film award and Filmfare awards in about five categories. The government of India honored her with Padma Shri in 2016. Along with it, Time magazine named her one of the 100 most influential people worldwide. In 2017 Forbes magazine also listed her as one of 100 most powerful women too.
#9. Priyanka Chopra was born in Jamshedpur; her parents were physicians in Indian army. Priyanka Chopra’s father was from Ambala, and her mother was from Jharkhand. She also has a brother who is seven years younger. Parineeti Chopra, Meera Chopra, and Mannara Chopra all are her cousins.
#8.Priyanka Chopra was aspired to study aeronautical engineering or else criminal psychology initially. Afterward, she chooses to enter the film industry. She won her pageants and after made her Bollywood debut with the movie The Hero: Love Story of a Spy.
#7. Priyanka Chopra completed her schooling from La Martiniere in Lucknow and completed her tenth in Boston. She wanted to become a software engineer. Her father was diagnosed with a tumor in his liver and undergone complicated surgery. She also had a tattoo on her right wrist that says Daddy’s little girl and that is in her late father’s handwriting.
#6. Priyanka Chopra was just 13 when she moved to the United States to study. She also faced racial issues and was bulled for being an Indian by an African American classmate during her teenage years.
#5. In 2015 Priyanka Chopra began her international career by starring in ABC thriller series Quantico as Alex Parrish. She became the first South Asian to work on an American drama series.
#4. Priyanka Chopra is a founder and creator of Purple Pebble Pictures, Production Company and which released the Marathi comedy-drama Ventilator.
#3. She is the only Indian actress in the United States who has been chosen at the state level for national Opus Honor Choir owing to her charity work in India as well as in the US. She also joined the CAF and CII in tier literacy program.
#2. She was listed at number one by UK magazine Eastern Eye as one of Asia’s sexiest women in 2006. She also appeared on the cover of Maxim magazine, Indian version. A toy company in England also created a fashion doll based on Priyanka Chopra’s name as well as image.
#1. Priyanka Chopra is a huge fan of Sarah Michelle Gellar and is passionate about performing her own stunts. She does not have a film background, and so she describes herself as self, made women. She is known in Indian media for her professionalism a referred as Piggy chops as her nickname.
Forbes is the magazine which gathers all wealthiest people, and Priyanka Chopra was the first Indian actress who appeared in it. She was ranked at the eighth position as the best-paid TV actress. She is also known as a charity activist who is firmly committed to the subject of women’s rights, mainly regarding gender equality and gender pay gap.