Biography / trivia
# Priyanka Chopra was born on 18th July 1982 in Jamshedpur, India to Ashok Chopra & Madhu Akhauri. Her parents worked in Indian Army as physicians. She has a younger brother, Siddharth.
# She attended “La Martiniere Girls’ School” in Lucknow, “Newton North High School” in Massachusetts, “John F. Kennedy High School” in Iowa, “Army Public School” in Bareilly and “Jai Hind College” in Mumbai.
# She participated in “Femina Miss India 2000” competition and won second place, where Lara Dutta won the title. Later she won “Miss World” title in 2000 and started her modeling career working for Tv commercials. She worked as brand ambassador for Lux, Hero Honda, Nokia, Sunsilk, Tag Heuer, Levis, Bru, Nikon, Samsung, Garnier etc.
# She is a well trained western classical singer and signed an agreement with Universal Music and Desi Hits in Aug 2011 to release her first album in collaboration with them.
# She made her acting debut in 2002 with Tamil movie “Thamizhan” opposite Vijay. Her Bollywood debut was with “The Hero” in 2003 alongside Sunny Deol and Preity Zinta. Her initial blockbuster movies are Mujhse Shaadi Karogi, Krrish, Don etc.
# She gained prominence after her critical acclaimed movie “Fashion” in 2008 and she won National Film Award for her performance in the movie.
# Apart from movies she worked for many social issues including NDTV’s Greenathon, HELP!, NDTV show Jai Jawan, Cancer Patients Aid Association etc. She joined UNICEF as goodwill ambassador in 2010.
“I already have a great figure…at least that’s what I am told by everyone. So, I don’t need to starve and get a size zero. I am a complete foodie and would like to remain like that.”
“I consider myself extremely lucky. I have been fortunate to get the opportunity to work with some of the most amazing people in the industry at such a young age.”
“Shahrukh Khan can live up to anything. He is a man who believes in challenges at this point in his career. He puts in more than one needs to put in his movies. There are very few actors who are like that.”
Filmography / all movies list
|2||2003||The Hero||Anil Sharma||Sunny Deol,Preity Zinta|
|3||2003||Andaaz||Raj Kanwar||Akshay Kumar,Lara Dutta|
|4||2004||Plan||Hriday Shetty||Sanjay Dutt,Sanjay Suri|
|5||2004||Kismat||Guddu Dhanoa||Bobby Deol,Kabir Bedi|
|6||2004||Asambhav||Rajiv Rai||Arjun Rampal,Naseeruddin Shah|
|7||2004||Mujhse Shaadi Karogi||David Dhawan||Salman Khan,Akshay Kumar|
|8||2004||Aitraaz||Abbas-Mustan||Akshay Kumar,Kareena Kapoor|
|9||2005||Blackmail||Anil Devgan||Ajay Devgn,Suniel Shetty|
|10||2005||Karam||Sanjay Gupta||John Abraham,Bharat Dabholkar|
|11||2005||Waqt||Vipul Amrutlal Shah||Amitabh Bachchan,Akshay Kumar|
|12||2005||Yakeen||Girish Dhamija||Arjun Rampal,Kim Sharma|
|13||2005||Barsaat||Suneel Darshan||Bobby Deol,Bipasha Basu|
|14||2005||Bluffmaster!||Rohan Sippy||Abhishek Bachchan,Ritesh Deshmukh|
|15||2006||Krrish||Rakesh Roshan||Hrithik Roshan,Rekha|
|16||2006||Aap Ki Khatir||Dharmesh Darshan||Akshaye Khanna,Amisha Patel|
|17||2006||Don||Farhan Akhtar||Shahrukh Khan,Arjun Rampal|
|18||2007||Salaam-e-Ishq||Nikhil Advani||Salman Khan,Anil Kapoor|
|20||2007||Big Brother||Guddu Dhanoa||Sunny Deol,Danny Denzongpa|
|21||2008||Love Story 2050||Harry Baweja||Harman Baweja,Boman Irani|
|22||2008||God Tussi Great Ho||Rumi Jaffery||Salman Khan,Amitabh Bachchan|
|23||2008||Chamku||Kabeer Kaushik||Bobby Deol,Danny Denzongpa|
|24||2008||Drona||Goldie Behl||Abhishek Bachchan,Kay Kay Menon|
|25||2008||Fashion||Madhur Bhandarkar||Kangana Ranaut,Mugdha Godse|
|26||2008||Dostana||Tarun Mansukhani||Abhishek Bachchan,John Abraham|
|27||2009||Kaminey||Vishal Bhardwaj||Shahid Kapoor,Amole Gupte|
|28||2009||What’s YourRaashee?||Ashutosh Gowarikar||Harman Baweja,Dilip Joshi|
|29||2010||Pyaar Impossible!||Jugal Hansraj||Uday Chopra,Dino Morea|
|30||2010||Anjaana Anjaani||Siddharth Anand||Ranbir Kapoor,Zayed Khan|
|31||2011||7 Khoon Maaf||Vishal Bhardwaj||Neil Nitin Mukesh,John Abraham|
|32||2011||Don 2||Farhan Akhtar||Shahrukh Khan,Lara Dutta|
|33||2012||Agneepath||Karan Malhotra||Hrithik Roshan,Sanjay Dutt|
|34||2012||Teri Meri Kahaani||Kunal Kohli||Shahid Kapoor,Neha Sharma|
|35||2012||Barfi!||Anurag Basu||Ranbir Kapoor,Ileana D’Cruz|
|36||2013||Krrish 2||Rakesh Roshan||Hrithik Roshan,Kangana Ranaut|
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