Priyanka Chopra is one of the most popular and versatile actresses in India as well as across the globe. She has won hearts all over the world with her acting performances as well as for the person she is behind the big screens. Talented, enigmatic, beautiful and fierce, Priyanka is an inspiration to all women.
Today on her 36th birthday, we’ve listed down some obvious reasons why everyone loves PeeCee:
Her Never-Give-up Attitude
Priyanka Chopra has never been one to back down. Not all of her films did well at the box office. In spite of having so many unsuccessful films, she never gave up and came back every time, better than before. She saw every setback as a stepping stone to success, to make herself stronger. As a teenager, she faced bullying in high school and had to be the victim of racial slurring because of her skin color and background. Wearing her confidence like a crown, she trampled upon all obstacles that came her way and went on to win the title of miss world at the young age of 18 to made her country proud.
A Powerhouse of Talent
Priyanka Chopra has wowed millions with her performance in over 50 films in Bollywood. From playing the role of queen Kashibai in Bajirao Mastani to an autistic girl in Barfi to portraying the character of boxer Mary Kom in her biopic, she has brought so many different characters to life on the big screen. And she does it effortlessly. She played 12 different roles in Ashutosh Gowarikar’s movie ‘What’s Your Rashee?’ Such is her versatility.
Priyanka is an all-rounder. She has sung and recorded two singles – ‘In my City’ and ‘Exotic’ which became massive hits. She has also sung in many of her movies, including Mary Kom and Dil Dhadakne Do. She has done some commendable work as a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for Child Rights.
Recently, direction and production have piqued Priyanka’s interest. She has said she’d love to work on making documentaries and features in the future. She has also disclosed that she’s writing her memoir. The book is titled ‘Unfinished’ and will provide a glimpse into her personal life and talk about her awe-inspiring journey.
Is there anything this woman can’t do?
After Bollywood, she made her mark in Hollywood, leaving her contemporaries far behind. Her performance in ABC’s hit Tv Series ‘Quantico’ as FBI Agent Alex Parrish has won over millions and left everyone, including her co-stars astounded. She received a ‘People’s Choice Award’ for her first role outside of Bollywood. Later, she landed another major role in ‘Baywatch.’
Previously, Priyanka Chopra has done voice-overs in animated films The Jungle Book and Planes.
Inspiring Success Story
Priyanka Chopra is the only actress to have a strong career in both Bollywood and Hollywood. From becoming a famous name overnight when he won the miss world title, to being labeled as the second most beautiful woman in the world, being recognized on a global Television platform to being a presenter at the Oscars, winning a People’s Choice Award, appearing on Time magazine’s cover as one of Time’s ‘100 Most Influential People’, winning the Padma Shri honor, to having dinner with then-President Obama, Priyanka has come a long way.
Being a role-model
Despite facing so much criticism and bashing over issues like some of her movies roles comments on social media, her apparent ‘fake’ accent, Priyanka Chopra has shown us how to deal with trolls with sophistication and bring them down using your wit. She handles everything with poise and grace.
She lives her life the way she wants to, without any apologies and not being torn down by haters. Her words impact youngsters all over the country who look up to her. She has said that being flawed is a part of being human and there is nothing wrong with that. She is teaching us how to embrace our imperfections, and have fun while being ourselves.
Unlike some celebrities, Priyanka appreciates her fan a lot and also tries to stay in with them through social media. She said their love gives her support and strength.
Priyanka Chopra is one drop-dead gorgeous lady. She carries her with utmost grace and poise and carries every outfit with sheer elegance. She never fails to bedazzle the crowd with her stunning appearances at national and global red-carpet events, which have many times made headlines.
A woman of substance, she is an inspiration to all. She was not connected in the industry nor phenomenally talented when she started out.
Her fearlessness, positivity, and aspirations paved her path to a solid career. In a world where people are crumbling to the fear of failure, she has risen over every setback, every voice trying to discourage her to move ahead with only her goal in focus. She is a self-made woman who started from scratch and accomplished everything on her own. Her ambition and belief that ‘hard work has no substitute’ have driven her to the peak of success and she deserves every bit of it.
The Wonderwoman of Bollywood
Priyanka Chopra never fails to astonish us. She makes us fall in love with her for who she is. She is the epitome of elegance and determination- a true diva. Keep slaying the way you do, Queen. Happy birthday Priyanka.