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Priyanka Chopra

Priyanka Chopra

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About Priyanka Chopra

Priyanka Chopra (Birth: July 18, 1982 at Jamshedpur, Jharkand, India) is a model and a film actress. She is the winner of 2000 Miss World title.

In March 2010, she said she felt special and elated for being picked up for National award in the Best Supporting Actress award for her role as Kangana Ranaut in Fashion.

Personal Biography

In October 09, she took time out of her film shoot to meet slum children, who are going to compete with their rich counterparts on a TV show in Mumbai.

Professional Biography

As an actress

Chopra made her acting debut with the 2002 Tamil film Thamizhan. The following year, she made her Bollywood film debut with The Hero: Love Story of a Spy and followed it with the hit Andaaz, for which she won a Filmfare Best Female Debut Award. In 2004 she became the second woman to win the Filmfare Best Villain Award, which she received for her critically acclaimed performance in Aitraaz. Chopra would later have commercial success with films like Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (2004), Krrish (2006) and Don - The Chase Begins Again. Chopra earned a Filmfare Best Actress Award and a National Film Award for Best Actress for her portrayal of a model in Fashion (2008) and has thus established herself as one of the leading contemporary actresses in Bollywood.

Legal battle with Prakash Jaju

Prakash Jaju is Priyanka Chopra's former manager. Priyanka had a legal battle with Jaju who had spent two months in jail on allegations of cheating the actress. Jaju had insisted that Priyanka Chopra owed him money in non-payment of dues.

Staring in show of ABC Studios

Priyanka Chopra is acting in a show that is developed by ABC Studios of USA. Though the details of the show are not yet disclosed, it is known that Priyanka will either star in a show where she's the central character of she will be part of an already existing hit show. Priyanka will work with ABC Studios for three months in 2015.

Movies / Filmography

Biopic on Priyanka Chopra

Aseem Merchant, who was said to be Priyanka's friend during her modelling days, is reportedly planning to make a biopic on Priyanka. When asked about the same, Priyanka said she doesn't mind if there is a biopic on her life, but wanted it to the made at the right time. The biopic is said to focus on Priyanka's modelling days and also on her legal battle with ex-manager Prakash Jaju.

Ranking / Recognition / Awards / Nominations / Postive comments

As a model

Priyanka Chopra is a winner of Femina Miss India pageant.

As a Singer

Priyanka Chopra is making her music debut with her first single 'In My City' in 2012. "Music for me is a huge part of my life. I have grown up with it. My father is an singer. Music is massive for me though I never thought I would sing," Chopra said about music.

"My album speaks about my life. It's a big song and the album for me is like my biography," she said about her debut album.

Priyanka Chopra Gossip

Priyanka Chopra who has to put on weight for her role in Fashion has to do extra work at the gym to get slim for her Neha role in Dostana.

Other information

  • In September 09, Priyanka Chopra supported Save the Child campaign that aims to provide quality education to eight million children living in conflict-affected areas.

Priyanka Chopra in News

Bollywood comes Calling to - Meet the Protagonist of Bajirao Mastani
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Rajnigandha Silver Pearls Associates with the Femina Showcase to Garner Greater Brand Recall with Target Customers
Business Wire IndiaRajnigandha Silver Pearls, the popular mouth freshener brand from the multi-diversified conglomerate, Dharampal Satyapal Group (DS Group), was the ‘goodness partner’ at the popular Femina showcase event in Gurgaon this year

Priyanka Chopra Says No to Pyorrhea with Colgate Active Salt Neem
Business Wire IndiaColgate-Palmolive (India) Limited, the market leader in Oral Care, has launched a toothpaste to address the inflammatory gum problem of pyorrhea – Colgate Active Salt Neem. Its unique formula, containing Salt & Neem, helps strengthen weakening gums & helps keep Pyorrhea away

Rajhans Nutriments Launches First of its kind Premium Chocolate Bars Hoppits
Rajhans Nutriments, a division of Rajhans (Desai- Jain) Group, has launched for the very first time, Hoppits, a premium chocolate bar with unique combinations that are currently not available in this category. Bollywood’s leading lady and International Pop Icon Priyanka Chopra has been named the Brand Ambassador for Hoppits

Priyanka Chopra and Sivamani Rocked Into the New Year at Park Hyatt Chennai
Park Hyatt Chennai, in association with Volvo Artemis Cars, broke ground this New Year’s eve with a spectacular evening bringing together the best of entertainment, food & beverage into one power packed evening. Converting this intimate hotel into a concert venue was no small task, and the entire team worked tirelessly to bring about this dramatic change

Hrithik Roshan’s Fan makes an App using Appy Pie’s App Maker for Krrish3
Appy Pie, a cloud-based mobile app builder that allows users to create Mobile Apps without any programming knowledge. Shubham a first year college student and a self-proclaimed die-hard fan of Hrithik Roshan used Appy Pie’s App Maker to create an Unofficial App for Krrish3, an upcoming release of Hrithik Roshan

Aanjaneya Lifecare Storms into ILC Power Brand 2013
-- Aanjaneya Lifecare Voted as “Corporate Governance & Sustainability Vision Award 2013” ahead of Leading Nominees at 4th Annual India Leadership Conclave & Indian Affairs Business Leadership Awards 2013. -- Dr

Dr. Mukesh Batra, Dr. Mukesh Hariawala, Dilip Surana of Microlabs, Upinder Zutshi of Infinite Computers, Dr. Ravindranath of Global Hospitals, Ratan Tata, Priyanka Chopra Among Others Declared Winners at 4th Annual India Leadership Conclave 2013
In a sequel to a two month voting & Nation’s quest to choose the coveted & prestigious ILC Power Brand 2013, the 4th Annual India Leadership Conclave & Indian Affairs Business Leadership Awards 2013 was held on Friday, 21st June at Hotel Leela, Mumbai in a star-studded glittering award ceremony attended by top leaders, business tycoons, social reformers & Political Leaders

Priyanka Chopra, Manish Malhotra, Dr. Mukesh Batra, Ratan Tata, Mukesh Ambani, Dr. Laud, Dr. Mukesh Hariawala, Dilip Surana Among Others to Receive Prestigious India Leadership Conclave Awards 2013
As Indian Affairs enters into the 4th edition of India Leadership Conclave & Indian Affairs Business Leadership Awards 2013, Indian Affairs, Asia’s Most Credible News Magazine, has witnessed a sea of change in the overall aspects of the Indian Economy, Political Set Up, Economic Reforms, Judicial Empowerment & Social transformation

4th Annual India Leadership Conclave and Indian Affairs Business Leadership Award 2013 Nominations Gain Momentum as India Votes to Chose Leaders
The much awaited & prestigious 4th Annual India Leadership Conclave & Indian Affairs Business Leadership Awards Nominations ( Finalists 2013 are announced today with voting line open organized by Indian Affairs, Asia’s biggest title in News Analysis (www.indianaffairs

TMK is a story of soul mates, says Shahid Kapoor
Shahid Kapoor, who was forced to promote his film 'Teri Meri Kahaani' without his co-star Priyanka Chopra, considers it "a refreshing love story with a new concept".

Shahid, Priyanka promote "Teri Meri Kahaani" in Bangalore
With just three days to go for the premier of the Bollywood flick "Teri Meri Kahani", actors Shahid Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra spent some time in Bangalore promoting the movie.

Teri Meri Kahaani to 'triple-treat' Oz audience at Indian Film Festival
The Indian Film Festival, which kick started on Tuesday in Melbourne will feature the much awaited Priyanka Chopra and Shahid Kapoor starrer 'Teri Meri Kahaani', next week.

Priyanka being paid less than Ram Charan for 'Zanjeer' remake
Priyanka Chopra, who has been signed for the remake of blockbuster movie "Zanjeer," is reportedly being paid a price much lesser than that of her co-star Ram Charan.

Shahid Kapoor and Piggy Chops to co-star again in 'Teri Meri Kahani'
Shahid Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra, who wowed the audience with their crackling chemistry in 'Kameeney', will now be seen starring together in 'Teri Meri Kahani'.

Piggy Chops and Katy Perry spending quality time
Priyanka Chopra and Katy Perry have been bonding big time with each other after their stunning performances at the IPL's opening ceremony.

Hrithik and Priyanka's sizzling romance 'may hit silver screen again'
Following the success of 'Agneepath' and 'Krrish', Hrithik Roshan and Priyanka Chopra are reportedly teaming-up again - but this time for a romantic flick.

Piggy Chops named 'most glamorous diva'
Priyanka Chopra has beaten several top-notch Bollywood actresses to be crowned as the most glamorous diva by a television channel in Mumbai.

Big B, Salman and Priyanka to sizzle in IPL 5 inauguration
Bollywood biggies Amitabh Bachchan, Priyanka Chopra and Salman Khan are set to add glamour to the opening ceremony of Indian Premier League this year.

Piggy Chops takes time off from Twitter
Priyanka Chopra has gone on a Twitter vacation, making fans wait for her return to the micro blogging site.

Piggy Chops takes music lessons even while shooting
Priyanka Chopra, whose first music album is coming out soon, had reportedly taken her vocal trainer Samantha Edwards to Darjeeling on the sets of Anurag Basu's 'Barfi!'

Priyanka Chopra 'may not be invited' on 'Koffee with Karan' this season
Priyanka Chopra's fans may miss her presence in 'Koffee with Karan' this season.

Bollywood stars mourn Whitney Houston's death
Whitney Houston's death elicited reactions from celebrities all over the world, including those from Bollywood.

Lolo may make Bollywood comeback with Vikram Bhatt's 'Dangerous Ishq'
Karishma Kapoor, who has taken a break from Bollywood after her marriage and kids, is all set to make a comeback in Vikram Bhatt's 'Dangerous Ishq', according to the reports.

'Don 2' goes international with Berlin film fest screening
Shahrukh Khan and Priyanka Chopra starrer 'Don 2- The King is Back' will be screened at the 62nd Berlin International film festival in Germany.

Mercedes-Benz Magazine, India’s only Lifestyle Magazine by an Automobile Manufacturer, Launches its 2nd Anniversary Edition
-- Mercedes-Benz Magazine for the first time ever will be available at premium book stores to cater to the growing number of aficionados of the brand -- Renowned author Mr

Big B, Salman and Priyanka to sizzle in IPL 5 inauguration
Bollywood biggies Amitabh Bachchan, Priyanka Chopra and Salman Khan are set to add glamour to the opening ceremony of Indian Premier League this year.

Kareena Kapoor to add flavour to IPL 2012 opening ceremony
The DLF IPL 2012 opening ceremony will have Bollywood diva Kareena Kapoor enthralling audiences at the YMCA College of Physical Education Nandanam in Chennai on April 3.

Katy Perry to dazzle at IPL opening ceremony in Chennai
Pop sensation Katy Perry will perform at the opening of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in southern Chennai on April 3, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has said.

Priyanka Chopra scared debut album will spill out her life
Priyanka Chopra is worried that people will get to know too much of her private life through the lyrics she has written for her debut album.

Priyanka returns as 'Junglee Billi' in Don 2
Priyanka Chopra is again the 'Junglee Billi' in Don 2, and she loves playing 'Roma' because of the role's love-hate relationship with the title character.

Jay Sean reveals his relationship status with Priyanka Chopra
Jay Sean has finally come clean on his relationship with Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra.

Bollywood pays last respects to late veteran actor Shammi Kapoor
Bollywood is grief-stricken over the demise of veteran actor Shammi Kapoor who passed away at a Mumbai hospital on Sunday morning.

SRK pulls out of Dubai gig following schedule conflicts with Kareena
Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has pulled out from the list of star performers at the upcoming Eid festival called Shoppiesta in Dubai.

ESPN STAR Sports announces Shahrukh Khan as face of Nokia Champions League Twenty20
Mumbai, Sep.10 (ANI-Business Wire India): ESPN STAR Sports, the official broadcaster and commercial partner of Nokia Champions League Twenty20, today formally unveiled Bollywood legend and superstar, Shahrukh Khan, as the face of the tournament.

ESPN STAR Sports Announces Shahrukh Khan as the face of Nokia Champions League Twenty20

Katrina Kaif prays for success of her upcoming films at Ajmer shrine
Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif on Tuesday visited the Dargah of Hazrat Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti in Ajmer, Rajasthan, to offer her prayers for the success of her upcoming films 'Mere Brother Ki Dulhan' (My Brother's Bride) and 'Ek Tha Tiger' (There was a Tiger).

Thought Provoking “One Human One World” Film on You Tube Sparks a Revolution
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Shah Rukh, Priyanka, Kareena set to rock Eid event in Dubai
Bollywood king Shah Rukh Khan along with Indian musicians Hariharan, Shankar Mahadevan and actresses Priyanka Chopra and Kareena Kapoor are all set to perform at an Eid event in Dubai.

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