Hailing from a middle-class background, she was a hardworking and diligent student who wanted to pursue Criminal Psychology..
She has also had a horrendous experience in the USA, when she suffered bouts of racism in school, for instance being nicknamed ‘Brownie’ in one of the schools.
While shooting the Holi sequence in the movie Waqt: The Race Against Time, Priyanka stepped on a live wire, and ended up being hospitalised! Do me a favor, let’s NOT play Holi. Phew!
She didn’t make her debut in bollywood movie but Tamil movie “Thamizhanin”, which released in 2002.
Priyanka Chopra actually featured in this song by Daler Mehndi called Sajan Mere Satrangiya at the age of 17, immediately after she had bagged the Miss World award.
She is the only Indian in the USA to have been selected at the state level for the National Opus Honor Choir, for her extensive charity work back in India and the USA, and joined the CAF and CII in their literacy program and is their ambassador.
Shahrukh Khan was one of the judges when Priyanka crowned Miss world in 2000.
Her nickname ‘Piggy Chops’ was given to her by Abhishek Bachchan during the shooting of movie “Bluffmaster”.
Parineeti Chopra calls her Mimi Didi.
She rejected the following blockbusters: Ghajini, Robots, Cocktail, Heroine, Race 2, 2 States, Happy New Year, and Kick.
Long drives are the biggest stress buster for Priyanka Chopra. Apparently, it is one of the biggest reasons behind her happiness and positivity