Priyanka Chopra is an Indian actress, singer, film producer, and philanthropist from Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, India.
She is the winner of the Miss World 2000 pageant.
Chopra made her Bollywood debut in The Hero. This was followed by the box office hit musical Andaaz, and a critically acclaimed performance in the thriller Aitraaz. Starring roles in Mujhse Shaadi Karogi, Krrish, and Don established her as a leading actress of Indian cinema.
She won the National Film Award for Best Actress and the Filmfare Award for Best Actress for playing a troubled model in the drama Fashion. Chopra subsequently gained widespread recognition for portraying a wide range of characters in the films Kaminey, 7 Khoon Maaf, Barfi!, Mary Kom, Dil Dhadakne Do, and Bajirao Mastani, all of which garnered her several Best Actress awards and nominations. In 2016, she produced the acclaimed comedy-drama Ventilator. Priyankacan currently be seen playing the role of Alex Parrish on the ABC thriller series Quantico, becoming the first South Asian woman to headline an American network series.