Priyanka Chopra is one of the global movie icons of Indian cinema. Today is her birthday. Let’s look at 10 facts about her.
1. She became Miss World in the year 2000. She was 18 years old at that time.
2. Just like former Miss World Aishwarya Rai who started her career with the Tamil film Iruvar Priyanka Chopra too made her debut with Thalapathy Vijay’s Tamizhan which released in 2002.
3. She won the National Award for best film for the movie Fashion.
4. She was a UNICEF goodwill Ambassador for Child Rights in 2010 and 2016.
5. She is married to American singer and actor Nick Jonas who is one among the famous Jonas brothers.
6. She owns the production company Purple Pebble Production. The company produced the Malayalam film Ventilator which won 3 National Awards.
7. She is the first South Asian to star in an American series by acting in Quantico.
8. She has sung a song in her very first film Tamizhan with Ullathai Killathe.
9. She has won 5 filmfare Awards.
10. She won the Padma Shri in the year 2016.