Priyanka Chopra

Priyanka Chopra
Priyanka Chopra
  • Born: July 18, 1982
  • Nationality: Indian
  • Profession: Actress, Singer, Film Producer, Philanthropist, Model









Priyanka Chopra, also known by her married name Priyanka Chopra Jonas, is an Indian actress, singer, film producer, philanthropist, and the winner of the Miss World 2000 pageant. One of India's highest-paid and most popular celebrities, Chopra has received numerous awards, including a National Film Award and five Filmfare Awards. In 2016, the Government of India honoured her with the Padma Shri, and Time named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world. In 2017 and 2018, Forbes listed her among the World's 100 Most Powerful Women.

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I used to get offended by things that were said to me, or how I was seen, Now I educate. If I get pissed off, I'll educate in a sassy way. Discrimination & Prejudice ;Arts, Culture, Entertainment & Lifestyle
As a girl, I am this stupid, emotional, very loyal, sort of believe-in-values-and-principals sort of girl.
As a musician, I know that it'll take time for me to get to the ranks of an established artiste. Nevertheless, I'm very happy that people are appreciating my music. Time ;Music, Chants & Rapps
I adore watching movies; movie marathons are my favorite pastime. I can watch up to five movies back to back. I also love music and like reading whenever I get the time. Time ;Love, Romance, Marriage & Sex ;Music, Chants & Rapps
I am a very private person. No one ever knows anything about me as I don't think it is necessary. I tell people as much as I want them to know about me.
I believe destiny and hard work go hand in hand. I was studying to be an engineer when my mom and my brother sent my pictures for the Miss India contest. I didn't even know about it. If that isn't destiny, what is? Work, Workers & The Labor Force
I don't come from a film background. I haven't learned anything about films or film-making. But I have a thirst to know everything about my profession. I want to learn about cinematography, about editing, about music recordings, about post-production. So when people in the know talk, I willingly listen. Music, Chants & Rapps
I don't like guys who are conventional. I'm an achiever; he has to be an achiever. I admire drive, I admire ambition. I like a guy who keeps my on my toes.
I got into the movies by accident. When I got an offer, I thought, 'Let's try this, too.' Everything in my life has happened by trial and error. I didn't even think I would win the Miss India title, so where's the question of thinking I'd come this far. Life ;Arts, Culture, Entertainment & Lifestyle
I have a very eclectic taste when it comes to music. Music, Chants & Rapps
I like bad boys, and I like to take them home to my mom.
I live cinema and passionately love music, and my efforts in both these crafts are unfolding. Love, Romance, Marriage & Sex ;Music, Chants & Rapps
I live with romance in my brain. I'm a true-blue Cancerian like that.
I love dabbling in different genres, and I like being good at different genres of cinema. Love, Romance, Marriage & Sex
I never had any awkward situations with Shah Rukh.
I owe 90 per cent of my life to people because I am a public figure, but 10 per cent is private to me. And I am not saying it in a defensive way. I feel my life has been made into a TV serial. Life
I think it's great to be flawed. I am hugely flawed, and I like it this way. That's the fun of life. You fall, get up, make mistakes, learn from them, be human and be you. Life
I wasn't even prepared to be an actress. I was 17 when I came out of high school, and suddenly became Miss World and then I became an actress.
If my film does not do well, it really hurts me. But by God's grace, even if some of my films may not have done well, people have still liked my work in it. Religion & God ;Work, Workers & The Labor Force
If two of your films don't do well, people say you're out in the cold and your career is over. One film does well, and you've had the best year of your life! I don't believe in all that's written. Life
My ambition when I was four years old was to be married.
My father is conservative but has always supported my decisions. He lets me take my own decisions. His only condition while allowing me to come to Mumbai was that my mother must accompany me.
People keep speculating about my personal life because I am evasive about it. Life
There are cliques in Bollywood, and people stick together, but I have always tried to stick to my work. As an industry, Bollywood is very competitive, and I'm very competitive as a person, but I've never been a part of any clique, and I've always worked with all actors and directors, all camps. Work, Workers & The Labor Force