She is sassy, she is stunning and the list of her achievements is never ending. Yes! we are talking about our desi girl Priyanka Chopra who is one of the most versatile Actresses in Bollywood today. She began as a model, became Miss World, went into the film industry and gradually picked up validity as the most looked after actress. She has always enthralled and amused us with her mind-boggling performances. You can love her or hate her but you just can’t ignore her.
She is totally unstoppable and now has turned into a Global Icon. PeeCee is undoubtedly a pool house of talent, from being a fashion icon to an incredible actress she is an inspiration to millions. Let’s check out 8 Achievements of Piggy Chops which made her recognized worldwide:
1) Miss World 2000
At the age of 17, Priyanka Chopra became Miss World 2000. She was the second consecutive winner from our country and is the fifth Indian Miss World. After winning the title, She received many offers from big directors and thereafter started her film career.
She said in an Interview, “I believe destiny and hard work go hand in hand. I was studying to be an engineer when my mom and my brother sent my pictures for the Miss India contest. I didn’t even know about it. If that isn’t destiny, what is? “
2) Blockbuster Movies
She starred in many Bollywood Blockbuster movies which include Krrish, Don, Fashion, Kaminey, Barfi, and Bajirao Mastani which were critically acclaimed and did great at the Box-Office. ‘Fashion’ was the turning point in her career where she played the role of a supermodel. She lived the role winning numerous awards which include National and Filmfare Award for her stellar performance. She won hearts by portraying a physically disabled woman in ‘Barfi’.
Her First Single was ‘In My City’ which featured international singer will.i.am, topped the charts and sold more than 130,000 copies in the first week itself. Then came her second song ‘Exotic’ featuring Hollywood singer Pitbull and it debuted at number 16 on Billboard list on July 13. Also, her next song ‘I can’t make you love me’ debuted at 28 in Billboard list on April 2014.
4) Mary kom
Directed by Omung Kumar, Mary Kom stars Priyanka Chopra as a Boxer for which she went through a rigorous workout. The film premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival 2014, becoming the first Hindi film to be screened there. Mary Kom received many accolades at the Awards Ceremony in India.
5) American Tv series ‘Quantico’
In 2015, Priyanka made history as not only the first South Asian to get a leading role in American TV Show ‘Quantico’ but also the first Bollywood Actress to do so. Priyanka played the protagonist in the series which premiered on ABC and received positive reviews from television critics.
6) People’s Choice Awards
PeeCee became the first Indian to win at the People’s Choice Awards after winning the Best Actress in a new TV series Award for Quantico.
7) Hollywood Debut ‘Baywatch’
Directed by Seth Gordan, Baywatch features Priyanka Chopra, Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron in the lead roles. It will be Priyanka’s First Hollywood movie as a lead actress. The movie is scheduled to release on 17th May 2017.
8) Padma Shree Award
Priyanka Chopra will soon receive Padma Shree, the fourth highest civilian honor. The actress felt privileged to be a part of the ‘illustrious list of achievers’.
With such achievements, we can say ‘All hail Priyanka Chopra’. Blog to Bollywood would like ton wish happy Birthday to the daddy little girl Priyanka Chopra.