Indian actress, singer, philanthropist, and the winner of the Miss World 2000 pageant
How tall is Priyanka Chopra?
169 cm / 5 ft 7 in
When was Priyanka Chopra born?
18 July 1982
How old is Priyanka Chopra in 2017?
Where was Priyanka Chopra born?
Who is Priyanka Chopra? / Facts
One of India's highest-paid actresses and one of the nation's most popular celebrities, Chopra has also gained recognition for her sense of style
She has received numerous awards, including a National Film Award, and five Filmfare Awards, and was awarded the Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award, by the Government of India in 2016
That same year, Time named her as one of the 100 most influential people in the world
Although Chopra initially aspired to study engineering or psychiatry, she accepted offers to join the Indian film industry, which came as a result of her pageant wins, making her Hindi film debut in The Hero in 2003
She played the leading lady in the box-office hits Andaaz (2003) and Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (2004), and earned praise for her breakout role in the 2004 thriller Aitraaz
In 2006, Chopra established herself as a leading actress of Indian cinema with starring roles in the top-grossing productions Krrish and Don
Following a brief setback, she received critical acclaim for playing a troubled model in the drama Fashion (2008), which won her the National Film Award for Best Actress and the Filmfare Award for Best Actress
Chopra subsequently gained recognition for her versatility in portraying a range of unconventional characters in the films Kaminey (2009), 7 Khoon Maaf (2011), Barfi! (2012), Mary Kom (2014), Dil Dhadakne Do (2015), and Bajirao Mastani (2015), all of which garnered her critical acclaim and several accolades