Priyanka Chopra WikiPriyanka 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 was recently seen in Zoya Akhtar's Dil Dhadakne Do. She has won Best India Act category at the Europe Music Awards 2015.
BiographyPriyanka 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 MoviePriyanka 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.
American TV show QuanticoPriyanka Chopra has made her debut in American TV with Quantico. The actress 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. It revolves around a group of young FBI recruits, who are training at the FBI Training Academy in Quantico, Virginia. Priyanka's acting skills have been praised alot. She has been nominated in the 'Best Actress in a TV Series' category for the prestigious annual People's Choice Awards. She has made India proud and with this nomination.
Personal ProfileName : 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
FamilyPriyanka 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
Latest newsSlowly, Priyanka Chopra seems to be spreading out her wings in the US. Initially, she launched a music video and then lend her voice to Disney character 'Planes' for a movie. Recently she has rose to fame for her role in American television thriller series Quantico. As per the reports, now the Bollywood diva has been offered to host an American celebrity talk show by ABC. Sources also said that, she is yet to decide on the offer.
Boyfriend/MarriageCurrently, 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 Dil Dhadakne DoDil Dhadakne Do is an Indian comedy-drama film directed by Zoya Akhtar and produced by Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar. It tells the story of a dysfunctional Punjabi family on a cruise trip. Priyanka Chopra played the role of Ayesha Mehra, daughter of Kamal Mehra and sister of Kabir Mehra. Whether it is acting, singing, dancing or just her stunning looks Priyanka has it all. She is the perfect package.
International SingerAfter 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 Bajirao MastaniBajirao Mastani is an upcoming historical romantic film directed and produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. The film tells the story of the Maratha Peshwa Baji Rao and his second wife Mastani. Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone portray the titular protagonists, Priyanka Chopra plays Bajirao's first wife, and Tanvi Azmi plays Bajirao's mother.
Fitness Mantra/YogaPriyanka 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.
Favouritessong / 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.
AchievementsNational 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.
2011 7 Khoon Maaf
2013 Krrish 3
2014 Mary Kom
2015 Dil Dhadakne Do
Upcoming Movie2015 Gangajaal 2
2015 Bajirao Mastani