Priyanka Chopra is an Indian actress. She is also the winner of the Miss World 2000 pageant. She is singer, model, producer and philanthropist.
She was born in a family of physicians, Dr Ashok chopra and Madhu chopra. She was born on 18 july, 1982 in the Jamshedpur, Bihar, India. By the age of thirteen, priyanka went to various schools as her parents migrated frequently and then she went to the United States for further studies. There she participated in several theatre productions and studied Western classical music, choral singing and kathak dance. Having not come from a film background, she describes herself as a self-made woman.
1. Priyanka debuted with Tamil movie “Thamizhanin“.
2. Priyanka was supposed to make her Bollywood debut with Abbas Mastan thriller movie “Humraaz” but she was replaced by Ameesha Patel.
3. Priyanka debuted in bollywood with The Hero – Love story of a spy opposite to Sunny Deol.
4. Priyanka was hospitalized after she stepped on a live wire during the shooting for the song “Do me a favour let’s play holi…”.
5. Priyanka love cars and owns a Porsche Cayenne, BMW 7-Series and Mercedes S-Class.
6. Priyanka had turned down the offer to act in the Hollywood fantasy movie “Immortals” as the shooting schedule clashed with Vishal Bhardwaj’s “7 Khoon Maaf“.
7. Priyanka is trained in martial arts like Ju Jitsu, Karate and Gatka.
8. Priyanka was considered for the Guinness World Records for being the first actress who played 12 roles in a single movie, “Whats your Rashee”.
9. Priyanka faced a lot of racism while studying in the American School.
10. Priyanka is nicknamed “Piggy Chops” by Abhishek Bachchan.
11. Priyanka was on the cover of the first issue of the Indian edition of Maxim, January 2006.
12. Priyanka won the title of “World’s Sexiest Asian Woman” by Eastern Eye three times in 2006, 2012 and 2014.
13. Priyanka was announced as the Most Influential Indian in the Social Media Circuit by Pinstorm in 2012.
14. Priyanka turned down the offer of Umrao Jaan to work in the Bluffmaster movie.
15. Priyank’s first Bollywood playback singing was for the title track of “Dil Dhadakne Do“.
16. Priyanka is first Indian actress to cast her foot impression in Italy’s celebrated Salvatore Ferragamo Museum.
17. Priyanka’s family and friends call her, Mimi.
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