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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. She collected her award from the President, Pranab Mukherjee, at the Rashtrapati Bhawan.

Biography

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

Personal Profile

Name : Priyanka Chopra
Nick name : Sunshine, Mimi, Piggy chops
Birthday : July 18, 1982
Age : 33 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

Latest News

Priyanka Chopra, along with mother Dr Madhu Chopra, started Purple Pebble Productions, under which she planned to produce five regional films. The first one to roll out of is the Bhojpuri movie, 'Bam Bam Bol Raha Hai Kashi.' Bihar has a special place for Priyanka so she decided to start off her production with Bh. 'Bam Bam Bol Raha Hojpuri film. The movie stars Bhojpuri superstar Dinesh Lal Yadav aka Nirahua.

Hollywood Movie

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.

In Gustakhiyaan

As per the latest reports, Priyanka Chopra and Irrfan Khan are all set to star in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's upcoming ambitious project Gustakhiyaan. The movie is said to be based on Sahir Ludhianvi and his affair with poetess-writer Amrita Pritam.

American TV show Quantico

Priyanka Chopra has made her debut in American TV with Quantico. She is playing a FBI trainee Alex Parrish in the drama. She has bagged the favourite actor in TV series honour at the 2016 People's Choice Awards for her performance of an FBI recruit on American show Quantico and became the first Indian actor to register a win at the People's Choice Awards.

Boyfriend/Marriage

Priyanka Chopra has always been reserved about her personal life. As per the reports, she has someone special in her life but have not revealed his name yet.

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Filmography

2003 Andaaz
2004 Aitraaz
2008 Fashion
2009 Kaminey
2011 7 Khoon Maaf
2012 Barfi!
2013 Zanjeer
2013 Krrish 3
2014 Gunday
2014 Mary Kom
2015 Dil Dhadakne Do
2015 Bajirao Mastani
2016 Jai Gangaajal
2016 The Jungle Book (Voice for Kaa)

Favourites

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.

Family

Father : Late Dr. Ashok Chopra (doctor)
Mother : Dr. Madhu Chopra (gynaecologist).
Brother : Siddharth Chopra (younger)
Cousins : Shivang (Army Student), Sahaj and Parineeti Chopra

International Singer

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.

Family

Parineeti Chopra Dr. Ashok Chopra profile Barbie Handa profile
Parineeti Chopra Dr. Ashok Chopra Barbie Handa



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