Priyanka Chopra is an Indian actress, singer, film producer, and philanthropist. She is also the winner of the Miss World 2000 pageant.
Chopra, one of India’s highest-paid and most popular celebrities, has received numerous awards, 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. In 2017, Time magazine named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world. Forbes listed her among the World’s 100 Most Powerful Women.
She achieved fame in America after she was cast on the ABC series Quantico. Chopra signed a talent holding deal with ABC Studios and was later cast in the American thriller series Quantico as the character Alex Parrish. The series premiered on September 27, 2015 on ABC.
In 2017, Chopra made her Hollywood live-action film debut by playing the antagonist Victoria Leeds in Seth Gordon’s action comedy Baywatch opposite Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron.