She has won a National Award, numerous lesser awards, and last year, was bestowed the Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award, by the Government of India. Priyanka has put the Hindi film industry on the global map, with her being selected for a key role in the world renowned ABC drama series, Followed by another plum assignment in So she seems to not just be straddling, but rocking both, the Hollywood industry as well as the Bollywood industry.
Barely 14 years in the industry, the Chopra girl has made it by the sheer dint of her hard work and determination, plus the unquenched need to excel in everything she does, be it films, fashion, or music. She earned her place in the sun in just two to three years since she entered, matching talent with the best of the best. She has in the meanwhile, released three international singles as a singer, set up her production house, endorsed the girl child and gay rights amongst other causes and taken Hollywood by storm. This daughter of a doctor and a homemaker, was especially close to her father, who passed away in 2013, after which she had ‘Daddy’s Lil Girl’ inked on her hand.
Priyanka has emblazoned the screen with her performances in all genres, negative, dramatic, romantic, emotional, frivolous, and all manner of roles, from a to a Over the years, she has been linked to a number of industry heroes, but she has remained steadfast to only one, her career. Cutting a dashing and stylish picture every time she steps out for the cameras, Priyanka has become the National role model for more than half the country’s populace- namely the fairer sex, of all ages. A good blend of the traditional and the modern, the intelligent and articulate Priyanka expresses her personality in her style statement as well. No wonder she has become a global icon. She has honed the facets of herself and her careergraph like a rare diamond, till all you can see is the dazzle of the corners, as they catch the sun.