The Global Sensation :Priyanka Chopra Success Story
This is a story that belongs to a girl who has the courage to fly high and got the Global success. The path of success is not easy for anyone but the Zeal and zest make the journey enjoyable. This story tells you the things you want to know about Priyanka Chopra.
Global sensation Priyanka Chopra is not just a fabulous actress but she is a singer, philanthropist and is one of India's highest-paid and most popular entertainers who have no boundaries. Her journey from a middle-class family to Bollywood and then Hollywood is quite interesting with so many setbacks and resurgence. Despite maintaining privacy, Chopra's off-screen life, including her marriage to American singer and actor Nick Jonas, is the subject of substantial media coverage.
Commencement of The Life Journey
Although initially, everything went very smoothly from winning the Femina Miss India World title to that moment when she was crowned Miss World 2000 and Miss World Continental Queen of Beauty- Asia & Oceania. At the rear of that international fame, Priyanka moved to the glamour world and became a megastar in the Bollywood. She accessed on American television with the FBI drama Quantico and gained international popularity.
Struggle Which Refined Her
But as we know life is not a piece of cake for anyone, her real struggle begins when she decided to enter the Bollywood industry. In an interview with a popular fashion magazine, Priyanka said she didn’t know anything or anyone. She was yelled at by directors, she was thrown into movies and she was thrown out of movies. She further added that what helped her get through the tough days were the wise words of her father, late Dr. Ashok Chopra. Her biography 'Priyanka Chopra: A Dark Horse', the actor’s biography published in 2018, reveals the pain she had to face with her initial projects after a nose job went wrong. Director Anil Sharma mentioned that he was shocked when saw her face after the surgery. Later, the two did end up working together in 'Hero: Love Story of A Spy' (2003). She played the leading lady in the box-office hits Andaaz (2003) and Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (2004) and received critical acclaim for her breakout role in the 2004 thriller Aitraaz. Chopra established herself with starring roles in the top-grossing productions Krrish and Don (both 2006), and she later reprised her role in their sequels.
Once during the shoot of Vipul Amrutlal Shah's family drama Waqt: The Race Against Time, She suffered an accident during the filming for the song "Do Me A Favour Let's Play Holi" when she electrocuted herself, spending a day recovering in hospital.
Overcoming a brief period of failure, she garnered success in 2008 for playing a troubled model in the drama Fashion, which won her the National Film Award for Best Actress, and a glamorous journalist in Dostana. Her experiment with unconventional roles completely reinvented her and earned her several awards and nominations. Chopra gained wider recognition for portraying a range of characters in the films Kaminey (2009), 7 Khoon Maaf (2011), Barfi! (2012), Mary Kom (2014), and Bajirao Mastani (2015). From 2015 to 2018, she starred as Alex Parrish in the ABC thriller series Quantico. Chopra has since played supporting roles in the Hollywood comedies Baywatch (2017) and Isn't It Romantic (2019), and returned to Hindi cinema with a leading role in the biopic The Sky Is Pink (2019).
Giving Back To Society
‘The Priyanka Chopra Foundation for Health and Education’ is a foundation established by her, works for unprivileged children across the country in the areas of education and health. A believer in feminism often speaks out on infanticide and foeticide and education for girls and has always been vocal about women’s rights, gender equality, and the gender pay gap. She has worked with UNICEF and was appointed as the national UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for child rights. Recently she has started an initiative to highlight women-founded small businesses that are facing the wrath of CoViD 19 through her Instagram stories and encouraged her followers to ‘‘check them out, follow them, or make a purchase”.
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Chopra has received numerous accolades, including a National Film Award and five Filmfare Awards. In 2016, the Government of India honored her with the Padma Shri, the Fourth Highest Civilian Award, for her contribution to Arts and Time named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world, and in the next two years, Forbes listed her among the World's 100 Most Powerful Women. She has been honored with UNICEF's Danny Kaye Humanitarian Award(2019).