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Priyanka Chopra

Actress and Model Priyanka Chopra
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Profession: Actress and Model

Nationality:
India
Indian

Why Famous: Priyanka Chopra rose to fame winning Miss India and Miss World in 2000.

She then moved into film making with her Bollywood debut in "The Hero: Love Story of a Spy" (2003). She became a leading Bollywood actress appearing in such commercial hits as Krrish" and "Don" and won praise for roles such as in "Fashion" for which she won a Filmfare Best Actress award.

Chopra also became the 1st South Asian to lead an American TV series when she appeared in "Quantico" from 2015-2018.

Born: July 18, 1982
Birthplace: Jamshedpur, Bihar, India
Age: 38 years old

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer

Married Life

  • 2018-12-01 Singer Nick Jonas (26) and actress Priyanka Chopra (36) marry at Umaid Bhavan Palace, Jodhpur, India

Historical Events

  • 2018-08-18 Indian actress Priyanka Chopra and American singer Nick Jonas confirm their engagement with an engagement party in Mumbai, India