Priyanka Chopra

Priyanka Chopra (nicknamed Mimi and Piggy Chops) is among the most sought-after actress today in India, and is also the first female superstar to star in the leading role of the American TV show, Quantico. She became the runner-up in the Miss India pageant at the age of 17 and went on to win the title of Miss World in the year 2000.

Rags To Riches Story

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      Priyanka Chopra was born on July 18, 1982, in Jamshedpur to Ashok and Madhu Chopra, both doctors working with the Indian Army.

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      As a child, she had self-esteem issues and was a victim of racism and bullying. She also had white marks on her legs.

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      From the age of 13, Priyanka Chopra spent 3 years in Massachusetts (USA) learning about theater, singing and Western classical music.

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      Starting from 2008, a succession of 6 films starring Priyanka Chopra failed at the box office, with critics claiming the end of her film career.

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      According to her ex-manager, she tried to commit suicide 3 times during her struggling days.

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      She was ranked 1 in the list of Asia’s sexiest woman by the UK magazine, Eastern Eye.

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      She was very close to her father, Dr. Ashok Chopra, who died in 2013 after a prolonged battle with cancer.

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      As a singer, her singles, “In My City” and “Exotica” received a stupendous response on YouTube.

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      In 2014, Priyanka Chopra brought a dream sea-facing house with 15 bedrooms in Versova, costing INR 100 Crores. She owns 9 properties in prime locations in Mumbai and Goa.

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      Priyanka Chopra possesses a rich fleet of cars including a Rolls Royce, Porsche Cayenne, Mercedes-Benz, and a Harley Davidson bike.