Priyanka Chopra Biography

Biography of Priyanka ChopraName: Priyanka Chopra
Nickname: Sunshine, Mimi, Yanka & Priyucka Cobra
Date of Birth: 18, July 1982
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'9" (1.75m)
Hobbies: Singing & Writing poetry
Debut Film: Thamizhan (Tamil, 2002)
Family: Father Capt. Dr. Ashok Chopra, mother Dr. Madhu Chopra, has a younger brother.

Priyanka Chopra is most stunning and sexiest heroine in Bollywood. Her talent glitters and she holds the status of the most glamorous actress in Indian films.

Priyanka Chopra was born 18th July 1982. Her father was Capt. Dr. Ashok Chopra and mother’s name Dr. Madhu Chopra. She attended at La Martinière Girls College in Lucknow.  She was a as a resident student at Maria Goretti College in Bareilly. She completed her tenth standard from Boston, Massachusetts.

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Priyanka Chopra As Miss Word At that time, she was dreaming to become a software Engineer or a Criminal Psychologist. However, she entered the profession of modelling. She utilized her talent to become a good model.

In 2000, she took part in Beauty Pageant and was runners-up in India. She was crowned Miss World 2000 at the international Beauty Pageant contest.
After that she entered into the film industry and played lead roles in numerous movies.

Priyanka Chopra filmography They are; Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (2004), Krrish (2006) and Don (2006), Fashion (2008), Kaminey (2009), What’s Your Raashee? (2009), 7 KhoonMaaf (2011), and Barfi (2012).

She received the best actress award at the Times of India Film Awards in Vancouver, for her representation of an autistic woman in the movie “Barfi.”

In thriller movie, Saat Khoon Maaf, Pryank  performed seven exceptional roles. Each of her roles was applauded by viewers and came in the category of memorable films.

Priyanka Chopra has a versatile character. She has participated in many social events. In 2010, she was chosenas a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for child rights.

Additionally, she also has interest in social work as she is associated with NGOs that handles issues of violence against women. She also contributes funds for causes that educate girls.

Priyanka Chopra in a TV ShowApart from modelling and acting Priyanka is inclined towards music. She released her first single 'In My City' for the trip l. Priyanka Chopra is among the one of the promising actresses of Bollywood who has an image of a performer.

She is the one who is capable of having an array of skills, giving good performance at each of them. Her fans always love to see her in a new roles in each her new releases.

Priyanka Chopra Latest News

I try bringing my emotions, experiences in films: Director Ali Abbas Zafar

    Updated On : Aug 17,2018   2:36 pm
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Be it "Sultan", "Gunday" or "Tiger Zinda Hai", Ali Abbas Zafar has never failed to strike a chord with the audience as his films always have a dash of human touch to it. The director says it is because he tries to bring his real-life experiences and emotions in every movie he does. View More..

Priyanka Chopra welcomes Nick Jonas, his parents in Mumbai

    Updated On : Aug 17,2018   10:26 am
Mumbai, Aug 17 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra welcomed her American singer beau Nick Jonas and his parents, fuelling rumours that they will be reportedly formalising their relationship with an engagement party. View More..

Priyanka's emotional night in Mumbai (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Aug 09,2018   1:44 pm
Mumbai, Aug 9 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra says she spent an "emotional night" at her mother Madhu Chopra's home. View More..

Priyanka's 'Cowboy Ninja Viking' delayed indefinitely

    Updated On : Aug 08,2018   1:54 pm
Los Angeles, Aug 8 (IANS) Priyanka Chopra and Chris Pratts "Cowboy Ninja Viking" has been indefinitely delayed. View More..

Playing a man, Broadway on Priyanka Chopra's mind

    Updated On : Aug 06,2018   10:10 pm
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) In a film career spanning over 15 years, Priyanka Chopra has essayed diverse roles and paved her way into Hollywood like no other Indian actress has. Now she says it's her dream to play a man and she is eyeing Broadway too. View More..

TV crews in US still struggle with inclusion

    Updated On : Aug 04,2018   2:48 pm
Los Angeles, Aug 4 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra hopes she has opened doors for women and people of colour with "Quantico", but the television industry still falls short when it comes to diversity. View More..

Hope I've opened doors for women of colour to play leading ladies: Priyanka Chopra

    Updated On : Aug 04,2018   11:36 am
Mumbai, Aug 4 (IANS) As Priyanka Chopra bid goodbye to her role as Alex Parrish in "Quantico", which gave an unprecedented push to her career in Hollywood, hopes she has been able to kick open the door for women and especially those of colour to get to play lead characters in American showbiz. View More..

Katrina doesn't feel she has 'saved' Salman's 'Bharat'

    Updated On : Aug 01,2018   12:58 pm
Mumbai, Aug 1 (IANS) Actress Katrina Kaif, who has replaced Priyanka Chopra in Ali Abbas Zafar's forthcoming film "Bharat", says she doesn't think she has "saved" the project in any way by being a part of it in the nick of time. View More..

Before Priyanka Chopra's memoir, new biography on the global star

    Updated On : Jul 30,2018   1:10 pm
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) A British film festival programmer once asked Aseem Chhabra, known for penning the biography of Shashi Kapoor, whether actress Priyanka Chopra deserved a book. The answer has now arrived at the bookstores in the form of a full fledged biography that Chhabra has penned on the "Quantico" star, narrating her inspirational rise from a small town, middle-class family to the hearts of hundreds of thousands of her fans. View More..

Adil Hussain hopes Assamese actor plays Hima Das on-screen

    Updated On : Jul 29,2018   10:34 am
Mumbai, July 29 (IANS) Actor Adil Hussain is delighted that Akshay Kumar has expressed interest in making a biopic on sprinter Hima Das. He hopes an Assamese actor gets to play the part. View More..

Priyanka Chopra introduces Nick Jonas to royal couple

    Updated On : Jul 28,2018   4:02 pm
London, July 28 (IANS) As buzz has been created about Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas' engagement, it is also reportedly said that the couple had visited the Duke and Duchess of Sussex at their house last week, where the actress introduced her boyfriend to her friend Meghan Markle and Prince Harry. View More..

'Bharat' director to announce leading lady soon

    Updated On : Jul 28,2018   10:44 am
Mumbai, July 28 (IANS) Filmmaker Ali Abbas Zafar announced he will announce the leading lady for his upcoming directorial "Bharat" soon. View More..

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas engaged, reports US media

    Updated On : Jul 27,2018   6:16 pm
Mumbai/New York, July 27 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra, 36, and pop singer Nick Jonas, 25, are engaged after two months of dating, the US media has reported amidst news that the former Miss World has opted out of Bollywood film "Bharat" for a "very special" reason. View More..

Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas engaged, reports US media

    Updated On : Jul 27,2018   11:38 am
New York, July 27 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra and pop singer Nick Jonas are engaged after two months of dating, the US media has reported. View More..

Priyanka quits 'Bharat' in 'Nick of time', says director

    Updated On : Jul 27,2018   10:12 am
Mumbai, July 27 (IANS) Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra is not going to be a part of superstar Salman Khan starrer "Bharat" any more. Director Ali Abbas Zafar broke the news saying the reason for her opting out in the "Nick of time" is "very special". View More..

India has always been a couture market: Falguni-Shane Peacock

    Updated On : Jul 26,2018   12:18 pm
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) Designers Falguni-Shane Peacock, who have designed for the likes of Britney Spears, Katy Perry and Jennifer Lopez as well as Priyanka Chopra and Bipasha Basu back home and is gearing up to show their couture line at the ongoing fashion gala, says that India has always been a couture market. View More..

Priyanka Chopra prays for Demi Lovato's recovery

    Updated On : Jul 25,2018   10:46 am
Mumbai, July 25 (IANS) Indian actress Priyanka Chopra is praying for the speedy recovery of singer Demi Lovato, who was rushed to a hospital after suffering a suspected drug overdose. View More..

Nora Fatehi to play Latino character in 'Bharat'

    Updated On : Jul 25,2018   6:14 am
Mumbai, July 25 (IANS) Actress Nora Fatehi will play a Latino character in Salman Khan-starrer "Bharat". View More..

Priyanka Chopra turns 36, celebrates in London

    Updated On : Jul 18,2018   2:30 pm
Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra, whose Bareilly to Boston to Bollywood and now Hollywood story serves an inspiration to small town girls in India, turned 36 on Wednesday and celebrated her special day in London. View More..

Priyanka, Nick on double date

    Updated On : Jul 17,2018   6:34 pm
London, July 17 (IANS) The Jonas Brothers -- Nick and Joe -- went for a double date with Priyanka Chopra and Sophie Turner. Their older brother Kevin was the fifth wheel at the outing. View More..