Priyanka Chopra Bio, Age, Height, Husband, Boyfriend, Family, Biography & More

Priyanka Chopra Jonas is an Indian film actress, singer, and producer. She won Miss World 2000 pageant and a well-known philanthropist. Priyanka Chopra is an established actor in Hollywood too.

Priyanka Chopra
Priyanka Chopra

BIOGRAPHY

Priyanka Chopra is the daughter of Madhu and Ashok Chopra, military doctors by profession. By their profession, Priyanka’s parents have to move often; this is how the young girl was able to study in American high schools.

Back in India in 2000, the beautiful Priyanka continued her studies at Jai Hind University in Bombay. However, she quickly gave up devoting herself to beauty contests. Thus, the sublime Indian won the Miss World contest in 2000.

She was spotted by Bollywood producers, fond of new talented beauties. The young woman, therefore, began her film career in 2002 in Thamizan where she could express her talent for comedy but also for singing.

However, Miss World must fight to progress and convince Bollywood filmmakers and producers that she is not just another pretty girl in an environment where competition is tough.

bollywood actor priyanka chopra
Bollywood Actor Priyanka Chopra

She manages to land important first roles in Plan or The Hero, an Indian James Bond and slowly begins to make a name for herself in Bollywood. She then won an award, the Filmfare Award (the Indian Oscars) for the best female hope, for Andaaz and continues the successes. Aitraaz once again allows him to win a Filmfare Award. The film is sort of a free replay of Barry Levinson’s Harassment.

In 2006, the actress reached the rank of a superstar when she went on to success with Krrish, Don or Fashion. In the latter, Priyanka embodies a very ambitious young woman who is ready to do anything to achieve her dream of becoming a top model.

The feature film is a triumph and allows the actress to raise a third time Filmfare Award for best actress. Very prolific in her country, Priyanka navigates between successes ( Kaminey, Voltage ) and failures ( Pyaar Impossible, Teri Meri Kahaani, Love Story 2050 ).

Priyanka returned to success in 2012 in the comedy-drama Barfi. She camps an autistic woman there and manages to demonstrate a new facet of undeniable talent. The film is a big success and Priyanka receives the favours of the public and the critics. In 2013, the actress starred in Mary Kom, a biopic on the famous boxing champion.

This Indian boxer started from nothing managed to win 5 times in a row the world boxing championship and the bronze medal at the London Olympics in 2012. Priyanka had to undergo intensive training to lend her features to Mary Kom. The young woman plunged body and soul into this role, even injuring herself under the eye during a combat sequence.

It was in 2015 that the career of the 33-year-old Indian bombshell took a decisive turn. She indeed becomes the main role of the spy TV series Quantico in which she plays a young recruit of the FBI, enough to start an international career.

Physical Appearance

priyanka chopra at unicef
Priyanka Chopra at UNICEF

Physical Appearance

Height(approx) in centimeters – 169 cm

in meters – 1.69 m

in feet inches – 5. 6½

Weight(approx) in kilograms – 62kg

in pounds – 137

Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Dark Brown

Personal Life

Personal Life

Date of Birth 18 July 1982
Age(as in 2020) 38
Birthplace Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, India
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Nationality India
School La Martiniere Girls’ School, Lucknow

Army Public School, Bareilly

College Jai Hind College, Mumbai

John F.Kennedy High School

Educational Qualification Degree
Religion Hinduism
Food Habit Non-Veg

Family

priyanka chopra family
Priyanka Chopra Family

Father – Ashok Chopra (Physician in Indian Army) (Died on June 10, 2013)

Mother – Madhu Chopra (also worked as a physician in the Indian Army)

Siblings – Siddharth Chopra (Younger Brother)

Others – Parineeti Chopra (Cousin), Meera Chopra (Cousin), Barbie Handa (Cousin), Mannara Chopra (Cousin), Paul Kevin Jonas, Sr. (Father-in-Law) (Musician and Former Ordained Minister at an Assemblies of God church), Denise Jonas (Mother-in-Law)(Former Sign Language Teacher and Singer), Joe Jonas (Brother-in-Law) (Singer), Frankie Jonas (Brother-in-Law) (Actor, Singer), Kevin Jonas (Brother-in-Law) (Singer), Danielle Jonas (Sister-in-Law), Valentina Jonas (Niece), Alena Rose Jonas (Niece)

Relationships/Spouse

priyanka chopra jonas
Priyanka Chopra Jonas

Priyanka has dated –

Aseem Merchant – Priyanka was romantically linked with Aseem Merchant who is famous for his role in Singh Saab the Great (2013).

Harman Baweja (2007-2008) – After working together in the Love Story 2050 (2008) film, actors Priyanka and Harman Baweja were an item from 2007 to 2008.

Shahid Kapoor (2009-2011) – After appearing with actor Shahid Kapoor in the film Kaminey in 2009, she was rumoured to be dating him until 2011.

Tom Hiddleston (2016) – RUMOR

Nick Jonas (2017-Present) – During MET Gala 2017, Priyanka was first publicly spotted with American singer and actor, Nick Jonas. After that, they were seen spending Memorial Day weekend together. After that time, they were seen enjoying each other’s company on a yacht, during a concert and many others. Priyanka and Nick were rumoured to be engaged in July 2018. The couple finally got engaged on August 18, 2018, in Mumbai, India. The couple got married on December 1, 2018, at Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur, India.

Career

Year Title Role
2002 Thamizhan Priyaa
2003 The Hero: Love Story of a Spy Shaheen Zakaria
2003 Andaaz Jiyana “Jiya” Singhania
2004 Plan Rani
2004 Kismat Sapna Gosai
2004 Asambhav Alisha
2004 Mujhse Shaadi Karogi Rani Singh
2004 Aitraaz Sonia Roy
2005 Blackmail Mrs Rathod
2005 Karam Shalini
2005 Waqt: The Race Against Time Pooja Thakur
2005 Yakeen Simar Oberoi
2005 Barsaat Kajal
2005 Bluffmaster! Simmi Ahuja
2006 Taxi No. 9211 Herself
2006 36 China Town Seema
2006 Alag Herself
2006 Krrish Priya
2006 Aap Ki Khatir Anu Khanna
2006 Don Roma
2007 Salaam-e-Ishq: A Tribute to Love Kamini Ranawat
2007 Big Brother Aarthi Sharma
2007 Om Shanti Om Herself
2008 My Name is Anthony Gonsalves Herself
2008 Love Story 2050 Sana Bedi / Ziesha
2008 God Tussi Great Ho Alia Kapoor
2008 Chamku Shubhi
2008 Drona Sonia
2008 Fashion Meghna Mathur
2008 Dostana Neha Melwani
2009 Billu Herself
2009 Kaminey Sweety Bhope
2009 What’s Your Raashee? Various
2010 Pyaar Impossible! Alisha Merchant
2010 Jaane Kahan Se Aayi Hai Herself
2010 Anjaana Anjaani Kiara Vaswani
2011 7 Khoon Maaf Susanna Anna-Marie Johannes
2011 Ra.One Desi Girl
2011 Don 2 Roma
2012 Agneepath Kaali Gawde
2012 Teri Meri Kahaani Rukhsar / Radha / Aradhana
2012 Barfi! Jhilmil Chatterjee
2013 Deewana Main Deewana Priya Singh
2013 Girl Rising Narrator
2013 Shootout at Wadala Babli Badmaash
2013 Bombay Talkies Herself
2013 Planes Ishani
2013 Zanjeer Mala
2013 Krrish 3 Priya Mehra
2013 Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela Herself
2014 Gunday Nandita Sengupta
2014 Mary Kom Mary Kom
2015 Dil Dhadakne Do Ayesha Sangha
2015 Bajirao Mastani Kashibai
2016 Jai Gangaajal Abha Mathur
2016 Ventilator Herself
2017 Baywatch Victoria Leeds
2018 A Kid Like Jake Amal
2019 Isn’t It Romantic Isabella Stone
2019 Chasing Happiness Herself
2019 The Sky Is Pink Aditi Chaudhary
2020 Happiness Continues Herself
2020 We Can Be Heroes Ms Granada
2021 The White Tiger Pinky Madam
2021 Matrix TBA
TBA Text for You TBA

Awards

She won many awards in different categories here is the link where you can refer to here awards and nominations in a specific category. Priyanka Chopra awards

Favourite Things

Favorite Food – Lasagna, Makki di roti and sarson da saag

Favourite Movies – Pretty Woman, Walk in the Clouds

Favourite Actors – Mel Gibson, Kishore Kumar

Favourite Actress – Sushmita Sen

Favourite Outfit – Sari

More about Priyanka Chopra

Priyanka Chopra became famous when she was chosen as Miss World 2000.

Apart from the Miss World title, Priyanka has also won Miss World Continental Queen of Beauty − Asia & Oceania.

Priyanka likes singing and writing poetry.

Priyanka is unable to stay serious for a long period of time.

Priyanka has one younger brother, Siddharth, who is 7 years younger than her.

Priyanka’s father is Ashok Chopra and mother Madhu Akhauri, both are doctors in the Indian Army.

She is the most dangerous celeb online of 2013 according to a study carried out by McAfee.

Chopra once fainted during the shooting and was admitted to the hospital. Her heavy workload — shooting and travelling and performing at live shows (including the Miss India pageant) was cited as the reason.

Priyanka Chopra is a cousin of Parineeti Chopra.

Priyanka became the first Bollywood star to ever sign with Los Angeles-based Creative Artists Agency in July 2012.

In 2015, she appeared in the new ABC series Quantico for which she won the People’s Choice Award 2016 in the category “Favorite Actress In A New TV Series.”

She also likes investing money in tech companies. She has invested her money in Holberton School and Bumble apps.

In 2008, Chopra ranked second in the list of brand ambassadors in a survey conducted by TAM AdEx. The next year, she was at the top beating Shahrukh Khan, becoming the first Indian woman to do so.

Chopra became the first Indian actress to cast a foot impression at the Salvatore Ferragamo Museum which is in Florence, Italy, in 2009. She was gifted custom-designed shoes from the Ferragamo house.

She is also the first Indian model to represent Guess, CEO Paul Marciano of Guess called her “the young Sophia Loren“.

She has to her name the achievement of getting featured in a school textbook. At Springdales School, her life is described in a chapter of Roving Families, Shifting Homes. The book has pictures of her family and the moment she was crowned Miss World in 2000.

Priyanka Chopra: The Incredible Story of a Global Bollywood Star, a biography on her written by the journalist Aseem Chhabra, was released in 2018.

In January 2021, Priyanka revealed on The Ellen DeGeneres Show that Frankie Jonas is her favorite among the Jonas Brothers to follow on TikTok.

In her memoir Unfinished released in February 2021, Priyanka revealed that she regretted endorsing fairness creams in the past.

She had never thought of becoming an actress. She, in fact, wanted to be an engineer. After she won the Miss World in 2000, acting offers started coming in.

In January 2021, she announced the launch of her vegan haircare line, Anomaly.

When she was a teen, she was told by a film director to get a boob job, fix her jaws, and even get some mass fillers to her butt. Even, her then-manager agreed to that advice given by the director.

She was once called ‘Plastic Chopra’ because of a wrong polypectomy surgery which she was undergoing to remove a benign growth in her nasal cavity. The bridge of her nose had collapsed due to the doctor’s ignorance.

In March 2021, she launched her restaurant, SONA, in New York City with collaborators Maneesh Goyal and David Rabin.

In April 2021, Priyanka showed her concern on Twitter and urged the US government to share some vaccines with India as the situation in India was getting worse due to increasing COVID-19 cases. Later that month, she set up a fundraiser in collaboration with GiveIndia to fight the COVID-19 crisis in India.

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Priyanka Chopra's Signature
Priyanka Chopra’s Signature

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