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Priyanka Chopra is one of the most popular actresses in Bollywood. 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 is one of the rare beauties who is fond of bike and is proud owner of a pink Harley Davidson. She has won Best India Act category at the Europe Music Awards 2015. She bagged the favourite actor in new 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. Recently Priyanka has won prestigious title "Padma Shri".

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 Indian Army so she completed her education from lot of places acquiring different degrees and being part of different cultures but still Bareilly remains real home to her. Places she's 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.

In Gangaajal 2 Movie

Priyanka Chopra will soon be seen in Prakash Jha's upcoming thriller movie Gangaajal 2. Priyanka will play role of the cop, Abha Mathur. She plays the sole lead while the supporting cast includes CityLights actor Manav Kaul and Ugly fame Rahul Bhat. Reports suggest that for the more strenuous action sequences in the film, PC has opted for a body double.

Latest news

As per the latest reports, Priyanka Chopra is in talks to join Hollywood actors Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron in the upcoming film "Baywatch", based on the 1990s TV series about California lifeguards. "Baywatch" would be Priyanka's English-language feature debut. Beau Flynn, Ivan Reitman, Johnson's Seven Bucks Productions, Michael Berk, Douglas Schwartz, Gregory Bonann will be co-producing it.

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
High School : Newton North High School-Newton, Massachusetts, Graduated from Cepar Rapids, Iowa's John F.
Kennedy High School
College : La Martiniere Girls College in Lucknow, Maria Goretti College in Bareilly

Family

Priyanka Chopra belongs to an educational family with an Army Background.
Father : Dr. Ashok Chopra (doctor)
Mother : Dr. Madhu Chopra (gynaecologist).
Brother : Siddharth Chopra (younger)
Cousins : Shivang (Army Student), Sahaj and Parineeti Chopra

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. Priyanka is seen along side Jake McLaughlin, Dougray Scott and Aunjanue Ellis, Tate Ellington, Graham Rogers, Johanna Braddy and Yasmine Al Massri in the series.

Boyfriend/Marriage

Currently, Priyanka Chopra is very much single and is not dating anyone. About marriage She said, "Since I was four-years-old, I used to deck up like a bride for fancy dress competitions because that's my favourite look. I think it's great for a woman to get married and have kids. Every girl dreams of it, but in my case, I have not found the right boy for myself. It's true my standards are very high and I haven't found the right guy. Whenever I will find the right guy, I will get married."

In Bajirao Mastani

Bajirao Mastani is a historical romantic film directed and produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone portrayed the titular protagonists, Priyanka Chopra played Bajirao's first wife Kashibai.

International Singer

After reaching the top in acting, Priyanka 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.

In Dil Dhadakne Do

Dil Dhadakne Do was an Indian comedy-drama film directed by Zoya Akhtar and produced by Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar. Priyanka Chopra played the role of Ayesha Mehra in the flick which starred Anil Kapoor, Ranveer Singh and Anushka Sharma in the lead roles.

Fitness Mantra/Yoga

Priyanka Chopra does work out regularly to keep her body well-toned. We cannot deny the fact that she is a Punjabi kudi and eats like one. Although she has never looked weight consciuos, it looks like she do not has the tendancy to put on weight.

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.

Achievements

National Honour roll in New York 97 Opus,Honour Choir Representative for Iowa's J.F.K.,Won prize for Extempore Speech and awards for singing and dancing.

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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

Upcoming Movie

2015 Gangajaal 2

Family

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



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