Priyanka Chopra is a multi-talented Indian actress, singer, film producer, and philanthropist. She was born on July 18, 1982, in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, India. Priyanka comes from a family of doctors, with both her parents being physicians. Her father, Ashok Chopra, was a well-known surgeon, while her mother, Madhu Chopra, is a gynecologist.
Childhood and Education
Priyanka spent her childhood in several cities due to her parents’ profession. She studied in La Martiniere Girls’ School in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, and St. Maria Goretti College in Bareilly. Later, she moved to the United States to study at Newton North High School in Newton, Massachusetts. She then attended the John F. Kennedy High School in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, for a brief period before returning to India.
Career in Modeling
Priyanka’s career in modeling started in 2000 when she won the Miss World beauty pageant. This marked the beginning of her career in the entertainment industry. She later went on to participate in several other beauty pageants, including Miss India and Miss World. Her win at the Miss World competition brought her international recognition and fame.
Career in Acting
Priyanka made her acting debut in 2002 with the Tamil film “Thamizhan.” She then made her Bollywood debut in 2003 with the film “The Hero: Love Story of a Spy.” Her breakthrough role came in 2004 with the film “Aitraaz,” for which she won the Filmfare Award for Best Performance in a Negative Role. She went on to star in several successful movies, including “Mujhse Shaadi Karogi,” “Krrish,” “Don,” “Fashion,” and “Barfi!”
In 2015, Priyanka made her American television debut with the series “Quantico,” in which she played the lead role of Alex Parrish. Her performance in the series earned her critical acclaim and several awards. She also starred in several Hollywood movies, including “Baywatch” and “Isn’t It Romantic.”
Priyanka has released several singles throughout her music career, including “In My City” and “Exotic.” She also collaborated with will.i.am for the song “Erase.” Her music has been well-received by fans and critics alike.
In 2015, Priyanka founded her production company, Purple Pebble Pictures. The company has produced several successful films, including “Ventilator,” which won three National Film Awards, and “The Sky Is Pink,” in which Priyanka also starred.
Priyanka is a passionate philanthropist and is involved in several social causes. She is a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador and has worked on several projects, including providing clean water to children in Africa and promoting education for girls. She has also been involved in several humanitarian efforts, including supporting victims of natural disasters and providing aid to refugees.
Priyanka married American singer and actor Nick Jonas in 2018 in a grand wedding ceremony in India. The couple has been actively involved in several philanthropic efforts, including raising funds for COVID-19 relief in India.
Priyanka Chopra is a multi-talented actress, singer, film producer, and philanthropist who has achieved immense success in her career. She has won several awards for her acting and has also made a name for herself in the music and film production industries. Her philanthropic work has earned her praise and admiration from people all over the world. Priyanka is an inspiration to millions of people around the world, and she continues to make