Born In: Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, India
Priyanka Chopra is an Indian film actress and singer who has emerged as one of the most popular and high-profile celebrities in India. Born in Jamshedpur, a small town in India, to physician parents, she was schooled in different cities across India until the age of thirteen, when she was sent to the United States. In America, besides academics, she also volunteered for dancing and singing activities, but desired to become an engineer or psychologist rather than a performer. Upon returning to her homeland, she took part in the Femina Miss India contest and was selected to represent India at the Miss World pageant, where she was crowned ‘Miss World 2000’. After winning the beauty pageant, she left her studies midway to join the film industry. Although she started her career with a Tamil film ‘Thamizan’ it was not long before she made her debut in Bollywood as the second lead in the 2003 film ‘The Hero’. She was noted for the glamorous role she portrayed in her next film ‘Andaaz’ and also earned a Filmfare Award for it. Thereafter, she starred in numerous box-office successes including ‘Aitraaz’, ‘Krrish’, ‘7 Khoon Maaf’, ‘Fashion’ and ‘Barfi!’. She has received several awards and much appreciation for her performances in films over the years. She has been a part of notable Hollywood films, including 'The Matrix Resurrections,' and 'The White Tiger.' From 2015 to 2018, she also starred in ABC thriller series 'Quantico.' Along with acting, she has also made a mark as an international singer with tracks such as ‘In My City’ and ‘Exotic.’ She published her memoir 'Unfinished' in 2021, which reached 'The New York Best Seller List.' She is married to American singer-songwriter Nick Jonas. She is quite popular on social networking sites, including Instagram where she has over 76.6 million followers.
Spouse/Ex-: Nick Jonas (m. 2018)
father: Ashok Chopra
mother: Madhu Chopra
siblings: Siddharth Chopra
Born Country: India
City: Jamshedpur, India
education: La Martiniere Lucknow, Jai Hind College, Newton North High School, John F. Kennedy High School
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At the age of thirteen, she was sent to United States to pursue higher education. Here she lived with her aunt. In the USA, Priyanka attended schools in Newton, Massachusetts, Iowa and New York, as her aunt's family also moved frequently.
Priyanka Chopra has been a part of notable Hollywood films, including 'The Matrix Resurrections,' and 'The White Tiger.' From 2015 to 2018, she also starred in ABC thriller series 'Quantico.'
She published her memoir 'Unfinished' in 2021, which reached 'The New York Best Seller List.'
Although she is media-friendly but Priyanka has remained quite private about her personal life. She was, however, romantically linked to several of her co-actors, including Shahid Kapoor and Harman Baweja.
In 2018, she began dating American singer-songwriter and actor Nick Jonas. The couple got engaged in August 2018, amidst a lot of speculation by the media. It was a Punjabi Roka ceremony. In December 2018, the couple married at Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur, according to Hindu and Christian rituals and ceremonies.
The couple welcomed their first child, named, Malti Marie Chopra Jonas in January 2022, via surrogacy.
Priyanka Chopra Movies
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|2017||Favorite Dramatic TV Actress||Winner|
|2016||Favorite Actress in a New TV Series||Quantico (2015)|
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