She has been crowned Miss World, she is super talented, she is attractive and she has a personality that can make anyone jealous. In fact, after capturing Bollywood, this ‘Daddy’s Lil girl’ has made her debut in music and Hollywood industry.
Yes, we are talking about the Quantico girl “Priyanka Chopra”. With singles like “Exotic”, “In My City,” and show “Quantico,” the actress has gained immense fame overseas and has become an overnight sensation.
From walking the red carpet at esteemed award shows (like the Oscars) to winning best awards (like the People’s Choice Award) to dining with the Obamas, Piggy Chops has done it all this year.
Priyanka Chopra, Bollywood’s desi girl, earned many other tags this year. She won awards for Quantico, shot for her Hollywood debut Baywatch and was honored by Time magazine. The actress turns 34 today and she has made a mark in the Bollywood industry and globally too. Yes! she is a global icon today.
Let’s have a look at PeeCee’s journey
Priyanka Chopra was born and brought up in Jamshedpur, Bihar. Her father Dr. Ashok was a physician and PeeCee was the closest to him. However, her father died after a long battle with cancer in 2013. The daughter of an army officer, PeeCee had to change schools frequently. At the age of 13, Priyanka Chopra moved to the United States to study further and lived with her aunt for three years. She ultimately returned to India and finished the final year of her high school from Bareilly’s Army Public School.
While she was in Bareilly, she won the May Queen beauty pageant organized by the army. There was no looking back after that. She was crowned as the runner-up at the Femina Miss India contest in 2000. She bagged international attention and fame when she was crowned Miss World in 2000. The crown fetched her a one-way ticket to Bollywood.
Priyanka Chopra made her Debut in Bollywood in 2002 with “Hero: Love Story of a Spy” opposite Sunny Deol. Unfortunate for Priyanka Chopra and everybody else involved, the film was a huge flop, sinking Priyanka’s probabilities of making it big.
Click on Page 2 below for more information about the diva