Priyanka Chopra Jonas first came into limelight when she won the Miss World Pageant 2000. She became one of the few Indian women who had won Miss World. As expected, she caught the eyes of many movie makers and finally made her Bollywood Debut in 2003 in the movie The Hero: Love story of a spy. She received Praise from a lot of Critics, and some said that she had all the qualities of becoming a star.
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Priyanka’s Miss World win opened many doors for her, and one of those was Bollywood. Like Ashwariya, People expected her to step into Bollywood, and they were right as she started receiving offers from many directors. In 2002 she signed a movie with Abbas-Mustan. However, they later had to recast as she was doing a lot of different projects back then, and their schedule was mismatching.
Priyanka Chopra soon made her on-screen debut in the 2002 movie Thamizhan. Her Bollywood debut was soon followed in 2003 when she played the 2nd lead actress opposite Sunny Deol and Preity Zinta in the film The Hero: Love story of a Spy. The movie was a hit and earned her a Filmfare award for best debut actress of the year. She was also nominated for the role of the best-supporting actress in the same year.
Unfortunately, her next few movies didn’t perform well on the Box office, but she made her breakthrough later that year with movies like Mujse Shaadi Karogi and Aitraaz. Both movies earned great success in Box Office and also earned great views from critics. That role also won her a Filmfare for Best Negative role. After that, she soon became one of the best actresses in the Industry and kept working in different roles in Bollywood.
2015 brought great things for Priyanka as she signed a deal with ABC Studios and started working in the American Thriller Quantico. With the show, she didn’t just become the first Indian to star in an American series but became the first South Asian to Star in an American Show. For her compelling role, she won the people’s choice award and again became the first south Asian to do so.
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Priyanka Chopra was born on 18 July 1982, in Bihar. She comes from a Family of Doctors and both of her parents, Capt. Dr. Ashok Chopra and Dr. Madhu Chopra were military doctors. She completed her early education in Lucknow and went to Maria Goretti College in Bareli. She completed her high school from Boston and decided to pursue a career in Software Engineering. But later developed an interest in Fashion and decided to become a fashion Influencer.
In 2018; she started dating American singer Nick Jonas and Later got married to him in the same year in Jodhpur.
In 2018 when Priyanka started dating Nick Jonas a lot of people expressed their unhappiness as she was about 10 years older than him, and it was against the Indian culture. A lot of haters and critics tried to make something out of it. But she ignored them all and married him later in the year.
Priyanka is one of the biggest global stars and earns a net worth of whopping $50 Million. And earns about $10 million per year through her shows and movies and royalties from her ads. The number just keeps increasing if you add the worth of her husband too.