Priyanka Chopra is an Indian actress born on 18 July 1982 in the Jamshedpur city of Bihar which now comes under the state of Jharkhand. Her parents are Ashok Chopra and Madhu Chopra and both of them are physicians in the Indian Army. Late Mr. Ashok Chopra was a Punjabi from Ambala and Mrs Madhu hailing from Jharkhand. She is an incredible singer and used her talent very well. Her first recording, the song Ullathai Killathe in the Tamil film named as Thamizhan. Chopra earlier focussed to her studies only but after winning the Miss world pageant she got offers from the B’town and hence she accepted the offers and enter in the new world or new field which is completely distinct from the world she came from.
She make her film debut with The Hero that released in the year 2003. After that in the same year she signed another film Andaaz which was a super hit movie and she started gaining fame from there but it was just a start. In 2004 she got another film opposite Salman Khan- Mujhse shaadi karogi and got praise from the audience. Aitraaz was also a film that earned praise for the actress. At that point of time she established herself as a leading actress of Indian cinema and then done starring roles in the films like Krrish and Don. Afterward she gained recognition for portraying several range of characters in many films like Kaminey in the year 2009, 7 Khoon Maaf in 2011, Barfi in 2012, Mary Kom in 2014, Dil Dhadakne Do in 2015, Bajirao Mastani in 2015. In the same year, she began portraying the role of Alex Parrish on the ABC drama series Quantico and with this she become the first woman from the South Asia who headline an American network series.
Today she is not only one of highest paid actress of Bollywood and a very popular personality but also known worldwide by entering into Hollywood movies. She is a stunning actress as well as known for her superb singing skills. PC is also winner of the Miss World Pageant in the year 2000. Her style, way to talk, way to walk, sense of humour etc also gained huge recognition and fame in the public. She got several awards like National Film award, five Filmfare awards, Padma Shri and many more other awards. Recently after receiving the Padma Shri award by the government of India in 2016, her name listed on 100th position by the Time as most influential people in the world. She gained immense popularity today and is a famous actor who made not only her family proud but the nation too.
Priyanka hasn’t signed any Bollywood movie yet after Jai Gangaajal (2016) as she is busy with her Hollywood Movie Baywatch. The actress is expected to sign a Bollywood movie by the first quarter of 2017.