The superstar of Bollywood, Priyanka Chopra stands as an international star today.
Age and Height
Priyanka was born on 18 July 1982 and is 36 years old as of 2018. She stands almost 5 feet 7 inches tall.
Priyanka has been into a lot of affairs, both real and rumoured. She dated model Aseem Merchant early in her career and also dated actor Harman Baweja, though the latter ended on a bad note. She was rumoured to be dating Akshay Kumar, Shahrukh Khan and Shahid Kapoor at different points in her career.
Since 2018, she began dating American singer Nick Jonas. The two tied the knot in a much-talked-about wedding ceremony on 1 December 2018.
Priyanka was born in Jamshedpur to Ashok and Madhu Chopra. She was very close to her father, who passed away in 2013. She also has a younger brother Siddharth. Her cousin Parineeti Chopra is also a Bollywood actress.
Priyanka Chopra made her film debut with the 2002 Tamil film Thamizhan. The next year, she made her Bollywood debut with The Hero: Love Story of a Spy and Andaaz; the latter won her considerable praise. After 3 initial flops in 2004, she starred in the commercially hit Mujhse Shaadi Karogi and the critically-acclaimed Aitraaz. All her films in 2005 failed to do much at the box office. In 2006, she first starred as Roma in the remake of Don and as Priya in the first Indian superhero film Krrish, both of which were superhits and earned her acclaim.
After numerous flops in 2007, she starred in the superhit Dostana and beautifully portrayed a struggling model in Fashion. Despite giving many flops, Priyanka kept climbing up the ladder of success. In 2012, she gave two amazing performances: as Kaali in Agneepath and Jhilmil in Barfi! In 2015, she did the title role in sports biopic Mary Kom, earning universal acclaim.
Since 2015, she has starred as the protagonist in the American show Quantico, which brought her to international attention. She also appeared in the 2018 film Baywatch. Priyanka is also a singer and apart from movie playbacks, she has also launched international music videos like “In My City” feat. will.i.am and “Exotic” featuring Pitbull. Her next project is The Sky Is Pink, to be released in 2019.
Due to the rumours surrounding her affairs with Akshay Kumar and Shahrukh Khan, she had to stop working with both of them.
In a June 2018 episode of her show Quantico, an Indian Hindu was shown as a terrorist who was working to frame Pakistan for a terror attack. This caused huge outrage by Hindu fringe groups and she had to apologize for the episode.
Priyanka is a foodie and loves chicken biryani, fish curry, burgers and red velvet cake. Her favourite actresses are Rekha and Sushmita Sen. Pretty Woman is one of her favourite films.
Priyanka has won numerous awards, including 5 Filmfare awards, 6 IIFA awards and 8 Screen awards. She was also crowned Miss World in 2000. For Fashion, she won the National Award for Best Actress in 2008. For her show Quantico, she has won 2 People's Choice Award. She also won another People's Choice Award for her song "In My City" and MTV Europe Music Award in 2015 for Best Indian Act. She is also a recipient of the Padma Shri.
Priyanka faced racial bullying when she was studying in the USA. SRK was one of the judges in the 2000 Miss India Contest she participated in.
|Real Name||Priyanka Chopra Jonas|
|Famous Role||Meghna Mathur in Fashion|
|Height (In Cm)||169|
|Figure Measurement||35-28-35 | inch|
|Eye color||Dark Brown|
|Date of Birth||1982-7-18|
|Home Town||Not known|
|Birth Place||Jamshedpur, Jharkand, India|
|College||Jai Hind College and Basant Singh Institute of Science, Mumbai|
|Education Qualification||College Drop-Out|