A popular Indian actress, singer, producer, Priyanka Chopra Jonas is also the winner of beauty pageant Miss World 2000. Born in Jamshedpur, she is also known by the name of Alex Parrish. Alex Parrish is the character she played in her popular American TV series Quantico. Listed in the World's 100 Most Powerful Women by Forbes Priyanka is one of the most highly paid Bollywood celeb. Born on 18th July 1982 in Jamshedpur, Bihar (now in Jharkhand) Priyanka has had a good academic record all her life. Married to Nick Jonas recently, Chopra had the aspiration to study aeronautical engineering before entering Bollywood. Priyanka Chopra has worked with several Bollywood superstars and has given a number of hits to the industry. Her parents Ashok and Madhu Chopra were Physician in the Indian Army as a result she had to keep changing her schools in her childhood. However at the age of 13 she moved to US for her studies.
Also known as PC, Chopra has actively been involved in Philanthrophical activities. During her stay in US she was bullied, tortured and had to face several racists' comments. Since then Priyanka has strong views on racism. She is also a pro when it comes to talking about women safety and girl's education. She even has an NGO working under her name known as "The Priyanka Chopra Foundation for Health and Education" the NGO supports unprivileged children across the country in the areas of Education and Health.
Priyanka Chopra Biography :
|Priyanka Chopra Biography||Information|
|Date of Birth||18th July 1982|
|Place of Birth||Jamshedpur, Bihar (Now in Jharkhand)|
|Lives In||New York City, New York, US|
|Nickname||PC, Piggy Chops, Sunshine, Mimi|
|School||La Martiniere Girls School, Lucknow St. Maria Goretti College, Bareilly Newton North High School, Newton, Massachusetts John F. Kennedy High School, Cedar Rapids, Lowa Army School, Bareilly|
|College||Jai Hind College and Basant Singh College, Mumbai|
|Marital Status||Married to Nick Jonas|
|Profession||Actress, Singer, Film Producer, Writer, Model|
|Estimated Net Worth||$ 32 Million|
|Social Profiles||Has 24.6M Followers on Twitter and 38.6M Followers on Insta|
|Awards||Padma Shri (2016), Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress (2012), National Film Award for Best Actress (2010), Dada Saheb Phalke Award (2017) and more|
Interesting Facts about Priyanka Chopra
- Priyanka Chopra's first acting audition was for Quantico.
- Her tattoo “Daddy's lil Gal” is in her father's handwriting, she got it inked before her father lost the battel of life to cancer.
- PC is a big time foodaholic.
- Priyanka's debut was in a Tamil movie named Tamizhanin, which was released in the year 2002.
- It was her parents who had submitted her Priyanka's name for esteemed beauty pageant.
- A car aficionado, she has a Porsche Cayenne, BMW 7-Series and Mercedes S-Class to her name.
Priyanka Chopra Controversies
- Priyanka Chopra's name has been hooked with a number of her co-stars from the B'Town. Starting from Shahrukh Khan to Shahid Kapoor, she has been associated with many of her co-stars. However she ended up marrying the American singer, writer and actor Nick Jonas.
- The most recent controversy that Priyanka has been dragged to is about her divorce with Nick Jonas. Just few months after her marriage PC was seen removing the sindoor and chooda for which people thought that she has plans of getting divorced.
- Yet another quite fresh controversy is the ‘Armpit Controversy'. PC had been body shamed by Twitterati after she posted an incredibly hot photo from the Maxim cover.
Popular Priyanka Chopra Movies
- Marry Kom
- 7 Khoon Maaf
- Bajirao Mastani
- Don 2
- Dil Dhadakne Do