Chopra on the Web
Priyanka Chopra reflects both brains and beauty, she is an Indian actress who started her career at the age of 18 when she won Miss India, then Miss World, followed by entering Bollywood world of acting, today, she is among the cast of the American series Quantico.
Some little facts about Priyanka Chopra, first of all, she is Indian, her parents are doctors, which she described as overachievers, her mom spoke 9 languages and is a pilot. Priyanka was a recording artist as a teen and she spent a lot of time in the U.S, and went to school there while growing up, she also wanted to be an engineer. Her father died from cancer in 2013.
During her talk at Forbes Women’s Summit she commented on how she does not like to be put in a bucket by solely described as being Indian, although she is proud for being from India, she explains, her life experiences defines who she is.
Watching her interview on Forbes Women’s Summit and listening to her opinions alongside Pepsico CEO, Indra Nooyi (you can find Nooyi profile here), she told the story during a Hindi film shoot when the director asked the stylist to dress her in a way where her panties would show because that’s only why people will come to watch her (according to the director’s best of knowledge), the next day she left working on that film and refused to work with the same director again. Priyanka talks about this incident by saying how she wants to be perceived is her choice and adds: “My perception is my reality, and my perception is going to be my identity”.