Priyanka Chopra Biography

Priyanka Chopra Biography

Personal Information:

Birth Name / Real name : Priyanka Chopra .

Nickname   : Piggy Chops, Sunshine, Mimi, PC, Pri .

Now Full Name : Priyanka Chopra Jonas

Date of Birth  : 18 July 1982. 

Birthplace     : Jamshedpur, Jharkhand (Old- Bihar), India.

Profession / Occupation : Actress, Singer, Model, Producer and Philanthropist.

Zodiac Sign  : Cancer.

Hometown   : Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh, India.

Nationality  : Indian.

Religion       :  Hinduism.

Father’s Name : Late Ashok Chopra ( Physician in Indian Army ).

Mother’s Name : Madhu Chopra (  Physician in Indian Army ).

Siblings  : Brother- Siddharth Chopra ( Younger ).

                  Sister : N/A

Marital Status : Married.

Spouse  :  Nick Jonas ( Married-2018- Present ).

Children  :  Daughter ( January 2022, via surrogacy)  

Education    :  La Martiniere Girls School, Lucknow.

                        St. Maria Goretti College, Bareilly.

                        Newton North High School in Newton, Massachusetts.

                        John F. Kennedy High School in Cedar Rapids, Lowa.

                        Army School, Bareilly.

                        Jai Hind College and Basant Singh Institute of Science, Mumbai.                                                                                                                                                                      

Educational Qualification  : 12th standard.

Food Habit    : Non-vegetarian.

Physical information:

Height             : in centimetres– 169 cm.

                          In metres– 1.69 m.

                            in Feet Inches– 5’6 ½”.

Weight           : in kilograms– 55 kg. 

                         In pound– 121 lbs 

Figure Measurements : 35-28-35.

Eye Colour       : Dark Brown.

Hair Colour     : Black.

Career :

Debut   : Film Debut– Thamizhan (2002, Tamil film), 

                                      The Hero: Love Story of a Spy (2003, Bollywood film).

               TV Debut– Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi (2010, as host).

               Singing Debut– Ullathai Killathe (2002, Tamil Film- Thamizhan).

Years Active   : 2002–Present.

Works    : Full List.

Title       : Miss World 2000.

Awards   : Full list.

Honours : Padma Shri (2016). 

Favourites :

Hobbies  : Singing, Writing Poems, Reading, Photography. 

Actor   : Matthew Mcconaughey, Tom Hardy, Mel Gibson, Shah Rukh Khan,                                

                Kishore Kumar, Dharmendra.

Actress : Rekha, Sushmita Sen.

Food : Risotto, Burgers, French fries, Chicken/Mutton Biryani, Fish Curry,

            Sarson ka saag, Bourbon biscutes, Red velvet cake. 

Holiday Destinations : Paris, Brazil and Mexico.

Colour :  Black, Red.

Movies : Hollywood– Pretty Woman, Walk in the Clouds, Jerry Maguire.

               Bollywood–  Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Mujhse Shaadi Karogi.

Book : Romeo and Juliet by William Shakesprare, 

            Tell me your Dreams by Sidney Sheldon, 

            Letters from a father to His Daughter by Jawaharlal Nehru.

Fashion Designer : Prabal Gurung.

Official Website    :

Priyanka Chopra Biography Details

Priyanka Chopra is an Indian actress, singer, film producer, philanthropist, and winner of the Miss World 2000 competition and Miss World Continental Queen of Beauty . She was born on 18th July, 1982 in Jamshedpur, Indian. Her Mom Madhu Chopra and father Ashok Chopra are doctors.Priyanka, one of India’s best-paid and most popular celebrities. She has received numerous awards, including two National Film Awards and five Filmfare Awards . In 2016, the Indian government awarded her with the Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award. Time named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world, and Forbes named her one of the 100 most influential women in the world in 2017. Priyanka Chopra married Nick Jonas, a well-known American musician and actor, in the year 2018.

Although Priyanka initially aspired to study aeronautical engineering. Even then she agreed to join the Indian film industry following her Miss World 2000 victories and making her debut in 2002 with the Tamil film Thamizhan. Then in 2003 she debuted in Bollywood with the film, The Hero: Love Story of a Spy. It was the highest-grossing film of the year. She has starred in the box office successes Andaaz (2003) and Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (2004) and has earned wide critical praise for her breakout role in the 2004 Aitraaz thriller. The 2008 drama Fashion marked a turning point in her career, earning her critical acclaim as well as the National Film Award for Best Actress and the Filmfare Award for Best Actress. Priyanka Chopra subsequently gained recognition for her roles in films such as Kaminey (2009), 7 Khoon Maaf (2011), Barfi! (2012), Mary Kom (2014), Dil Dhadakne Do (2015), and Bajirao Mastani (2015).

In addition to her acting career, Priyanka is known for her philanthropic work. She has worked with UNICEF since 2006. And she has been appointed UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador at the national and global levels for children’s rights in 2010 and 2016, respectively.  It promotes diverse causes such as the environment, health and education, as well as women’s rights, with a particular focus on gender equality and feminism.

During her school life, she won the May Queen Local Beauty Contest. Her mother then enrolled her in the Femina Miss India contest in 2000; she finished second, winning the title Femina Miss India World. Chopra then participated in the Miss World Contest, where she was crowned Miss World 2000 and Miss World Continental Queen of Beauty-Asia & Oceania at the Millennium Dome in London on November 30, 2000. Chopra was the fifth Indian candidate to win Miss World, and the fourth to do so in seven years.

In the starting stage of her career, Priyanka Chopra had an affair with a model Aseem Merchant. She was also in a relationship with celebrities like Akshay Kumar, Harman Baweja, Shah Rukh Khan, Shahid Kapoor, and Nick Jonas.  Rumours of Priyanka and Nick Jonas’ affair were doing rounds since early 2018 after they were spotted on a few dates.  In July 2018, things began to clear up when Nick accompanied Priyanka on her trip to India.  On 18 August 2018, Nick and Priyanka got engaged in Mumbai.  Priyanka Chopra got married to Nick Jonas on 2 December 2018 at Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur.

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