Date of Birth: 18th July 1982, Jamshedpur, India.
Nickname: Sunshine, Mimi, Yanka.
Address: Priyanka Chopra, 803, Karan Next to Green Acres,
Lokhandwala Complex, Andheri, Mumbai 400053
Height: 5' 10" (1.78 m)
Education: Graduated from Cepar Rapids, Iowa's John F. Kennedy
High School (U. S. A)
Debut Film: "The Hero" Opposite Sunny Deol.
Film Awards: Filmfare Best Debut Award for the film "Andaaz
Filmfare Best Actress Award (negative role) for the film "Aitraaz".
Priyanka Chopra was born at Jamshedpur in Jharkhand state of India. Her
father Dr. Ashok Chopra was a surgeon in army. Priyanka Chopra was in
Jai Hind College at Mumbai when she won Femina Miss India contest in
2000. She was crowned Miss World in 2000 at London. Priyanka Chopra is
the fifth Indian to be crowned Miss World. She left her studies midway
after winning the beauty pageant and joined film Industry.
Priyanka Chopra first acted in Tamil film "Thamizhan ". Her
debut Hindi film was "The Hero" opposite Sunny Deol. Though
the film was average rated, it went on to become one of the highest
grossing films of that year. Priyanka Chopra's next film was "Andaaj"
opposite Akshay Kumar. "Andaaj" was a successful film at box
office and Priyanka was nominated for Filmfare Best Actress Award. Her
next release was "Aitraaz", which is a Hindi remake of the
Demi Moore-starker "Disclosure". Prianka won the Filmfare Best
Villain Award for her performance in "Aitraaz". Since then she
has given many Hit films such as "Bluffmaster" opposite
Abhishek Bachchan, "Mujhse Shadi Karogi" opposite Akshay Kumar
and Salman Khan and "Krissh" opposite Hrithik Roshan. Priyanka
Chopra was voted Sexiest Asian Woman of 2006 in Eastern Eye, an Asian
newspaper published in Britain.
Big Brother, Salaam-E-Ishq, God Tussi Great Ho, Don, Aap Ki Khatir,
Krrish, 36 China Town, Taxi No. 9 2 11, Bluffmaster, Barsaat, Yakeen,
Waqt, Karam, Blackmail, Aitraaz, Mujhse Shaadi Karogi, Asambhav, Kismat,
Plan, Andaaz, The Hero and Thamizhan.