- Horoscope: Cancer
- Net worth: $8 000 000
- Ethnicity: South Asian
- Nationality: Indian
- Fathers name: Ashok Chopra
- Mothers name: Madhu Chopra
- Education: St. Maria Goretti College
- Hair color: Dark brown
- Eye color: Dark Brown
Priyanka Chopra: biography
Priyanka Chopra is an Indian actress, singer, and model. She has become the winner of the Miss World 2000 beauty pageant. She was recognized to be the sexiest woman by the version of Maxim magazine published in India.
Priyanka Chopra was born in 1982 in Jamshedpur, India. Ashok and Madhu Chopra are the parents of the future movie actress. The girl’s parents worked as military doctors during all their life, that’s why they had to change locations very often. Because of permanent moving, the girl had to improve educational institutions, but this didn't prevent the child from realizing her versatile talents in different spheres. Moreover, she managed to visit the drama club and to go dancing. When the girl turned eight, her little brother Siddharth was born in their family.
Soon Priyanka set off to study in the USA where she lived with her relatives in Iowa. She has finished her senior year in Boston.
In one of her interviews to the press, the movie actress repeatedly told that she couldn't call her life in America easy because of the racial intolerance. The girl was planning to complete her studies in the USA, having warned her parents about her intentions, but she began to have some problems.
Over time the girl turned out to be the best in her class. She became the favorite student of the teachers, but she never forgot that she looked different. When the future celebrity moved to Newton (Massachusetts), she began to have difficulties at new school. She had constant conflicts with other girls; she faced insults and humiliation - all this has broken the 16-year-old pupil. The future celebrity couldn’t stand the pressure and came back home. Though she achieved what she had desired – after all she completed her studies in the USA.
In this challenging times, the parents have helped Priyanka as they loved their daughter very much. When the girl turned eighteen, her parents decided to send the photos of the beautiful girl to Femina Miss India 2000 beauty pageant without telling her about it. As a result, the future Hollywood actress was extremely surprised when she received an invitation to this remarkable beauty contest.
Since that time the girl’s life has considerably changed. After the participation in the national beauty contest, Priyanka was invited to take part in Miss World 2000 beauty pageant. At present Priyanka Chopra is one of the most well-known representatives of India in the whole world.
Miss World 2000
Priyanka Chopra has been taking steps in her successful career on the American television for a long time and always exudes confidence. The actress has become popular due to the shootings in a couple of movies. Also, the public has remembered her for the performance of musical compositions. We can safely say that the Hollywood representative is destined to have a bright future.
The critics and ill-wishers consider that the girl has easily achieved such victories in her life. But to tell the truth, it's not true. In one of the interviews with the American journalists, the actress said that she had faced considerable difficulties when she had moved to the USA.
Nevertheless, the Indian actress has managed to overcome all the obstacles and to become the most beautiful woman in the world. In 2000 Priyanka Chopra became Vice Miss India. The same year the 18-year-old gorgeous girl became the winner at wins Miss World beauty pageant, even though according to the model measures Priyanka is not tall enough (169 cm).
When Priyanka became the owner of the prestigious world title, she at once changed her destiny. Further, the girl tried herself in cinematography.
The movie Andaaz which came out in 2002 became the first picture with Priyanka’s participation. This work is considered to be the start of the celebrity’s creative biography.
For this role of the seductive young beautiful woman, Priyanka has received the award for Best Debut. In India, the directors have at once started to invite the actress to take part in their movies. It’s noteworthy that she received invitations not only from her native Bollywood. The Hollywood cinematographers also had a desire to see the young talent in their pictures.
The picture The Hero: Love Story of a Spy which was released in 2004 brought fame to the movie actress. For her work, the young actress has got her next award as Best Supporting Actress. And for her role in the tape Aitraaz which came out on the screen in 2004 Priyanka became the winner of the prize For Best Villain. Priyanka Chopra is the only woman in Bollywood who was noted by such award. It’s worth paying attention to the fact that almost every film with the participation of the beautiful actress gets national awards.
In 2015 the actress concluded the contract which allowed her to play a role in the Hollywood series Quantico where the movie star has got the role of FBI agent. The audience liked this exciting movie which tells the story of how the undercover bandit was found in the ranks of the investigation group.
In 2014 the direction of the American ABC TV channel announced that the work on the shootings of the new TV series has begun. The channel has pursued the rights for the original concept of this drama at the producer Mark Gordon and the scriptwriter Joshua Safran. It was planned that the shootings of the new pilot project would be realized in several stages. This movie will become a remarkable work in the filmography of the movie actress.
In February 2015 the authors of the movie had announced the auditions for the actors. Priyanka Chopra has successfully come through the casting and received the role of the FBI agent. The character of the movie actress becomes the prime suspect in the detonation of Grande Center in New York, goes into hiding to reveal the real criminals and to redeem her name. At the end of the first season, she dismissed from FBI and started to work for CIA.
The American audience liked the TV series. AT first, the picture was broadcast on Sundays to attract the spectators. The second season of the series is excepted to get positive feedback and enthusiastic comments on the movie critics as well as the first one.
Priyanka Chopra vs. Kareena Kapoor
During the shooting of Aitraaz Priyanka Chopra got acquainted with another famous Indian actress Kareena Kapoor. The girls became close friends for some time, but in a short time, each of them got actively engaged in her career. They have stopped their communication because of the competition.
In the interviews, the actresses still say biting words about each other. The women have even organized a kind of the competition for the exchange of boyfriends.
Priyanka's fans consider that Kareena is just envious of their idol. By the words of the audience who likes the Hollywood movie actress, the winner of the international Miss World 2000 beauty contest has proved that she has achieved significant results in cinematography and fashion industry. What about Kapoor, she tries to steal the show of her compatriot’s fame.
Priyanka Chopra is the first one of the Indian actresses in the USA who was invited for the recording of the National Opus Honor Choir songs. After this performance, the singer has recorded hits in the English language. Her new tracks have at once occupied the leading lines of the USA musical charts.
American melomaniacs liked her new songs. Priyanka’s songs In My City and I Can't Make You Love Me have got positive feedback from the critics and were appreciated by the listeners.
Some time she released compositions in collaboration with other celebrities. The song video Exotic created with the assistance of Armando Christian Pérez better known under the pseudonym of Pitbull ( Pitbull Terrier) has gained popularity.
This collaboration with the American rapper of the Cuban origin has encouraged Priyanka to continue the more active career on the stage. For sure the singer will release new clips and videos in the nearest future.
Priyanka Chopra is also engaged in the charity activities. The actress is a face of CAF fund which organizes events for the assistance to poor Indian families.
Moreover, the actress regularly holds the actions to attract public attention to educational problems in the country. According to Priyanka, the government should eliminate the illiteracy of the population as well as poverty.
In the future, the celebrity has intentions to continue to help weak and underprivileged people.
The creative career and private life go hand-in-hand in Priyanka's fate. The actress is said to have love affairs with the famous Indian actors. Not only the well-known bachelors Harman Baweja, Shahid Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan, are among them, but family men as well. Akshay Kumar, Hrithik Roshan, and Shah Rukh Khan are included in the are listed of the famous married actors who were Priyanka's boyfriends. The wives of the actors always were against Priyanka and forbade their husbands to take part in the same movies with this gorgeous brunette.
Priyanka has close relations with Shah Rukh Khan. Their passion has arisen during the shootings of The Don-2 which critics compared to the Hollywood fighter Die Hard. The actor’s wife strictly forbade her husband to meet with this beautiful young actress, but anyway, the Indian actor didn't miss an opportunity to court Priyanka. At the same time, Shah Rukh Khan didn’t plan to leave his wife and three children.
In the press there repeatedly appeared information that the famous Hollywood movie actor Gerard Butler could become the husband of the Indian actress. The journalists from India announced that the Scottish actor even visited Priyanka during the shootings in Jaipur, though the couple didn't confirm this information officially.
Priyanka's admirers continue to monitor her personal life in the social networks. He fans are looking forward to learning some new details and watch the news in the celebrity’s account on Instagram.
Priyanka Chopra at present
In 2017 there will be released the continuation of the cult movie Baywatch with the participation of Priyanka Chopra. The celebrity continues to take part not only in the movies’ shootings. The girl very often gets invitations to take part in the photo shootings from the glossy magazines from all over the world.
In April 2017 Priyanka Chopra appeared on the cover of April Marie Claire in great dresses from the new collections by Alexander McQueen and Roberto Cavalli. For sure in the nearest future, the world-famous editions will invite the Hollywood actress to take part in other photo shootings. The beautiful woman is successful in model business as well as in the film industry.
In 2016 Priyanka appeared in the fashion display for the June issue of the Complex edition. The pictures of the movie actress also appeared on the cover of Maxim India magazine. Priyanka’s admirers, as well as the critics, appreciated fantastic photos of the star of Quantico.
Jodie has recited the fragment from Toxic single without excessive emotions. What about Priyanka she has added a couple of passages to already well-known verse. The web users have appreciated such an exciting idea for the magazine, and have asked for some more similar videos.
At present Priyanka Chopra is a successful actress. Step by step the cinema star has left the roles of Eastern princesses, fortune tellers, and lady snake charmers and began to receive more significant serious characters. Such a successful transformation into the versatile characters proves that the Hollywood star is capable of achieving even more significant progress in her future.
In her interviews, Priyanka repeatedly told that she achieved her life goals with her efforts. The celebrity has got used to work hard, to improve her skills and to find time for self-development. By the words of the girl, she has no time to be in low spirits or for bad health and other "factors" which distract her from some specific objectives and the final result – success in the world cinema, model business and fame on the musical stage.
- 2003 – Andaaz
- 2004 – Mujhse Shaadi Karogi
- 2006 – Don
- 2008 – God Tussi Great Ho
- 2008 – Dostana
- 2008 – Fashion
- 2009 – What's Your Raashee?
- 2011 – Don 2
- 2014 – Mary Kom
- 2015 – Quantico
- 2017 – Baywatch