DID YOU KNOW?
Did you know that Priyanka Chopra originally wanted to be an aeronautical engineer? However, life had other plans for the Indian actress-turned Hollywood star. A lot of people know all about her 2018 wedding with celebrity Nick Jonas and how big of an event it was. The stars' wedding was highly publicized and monetized by Amazon, which did cost $14,000. But since Priyanka is a UNICEF ambassador, the tech brand pledged to donate $100,000 to the organization. Though this alleged 'sponsorship' by Amazon made Priyanka's wedding controversial it is still one of the biggest celebrity weddings of recent years.
Priyanka's rise to stardom came quickly. Just three years after her grand slam in the Miss World pageant while representing her native India, she made her acting debut. Her first movie - The Hero: Love Story of a Spy, didn't earn much praise. However, her casting for the lead role in Andaaz gave the actress critical appraise. The stunning actress had many ups and downs in her career, but things were really looking up once she hit the main circuit in America. In 2015 Chopra made the move from Bollywood to Hollywood. This time, she was cast as the leading lady in the ABC show 'Quantico'. The series ran from 2015 to 2018 and cemented Chopra's fame as part of the Hollywood elite. Her performance in the said show was great enough to help her bag two consecutive People's Choice Awards in 2016 and 2017. Today, Priyanka Chopra is one of India’s most popular and highest-paid celebrities. Her yearly income is estimated to be $10 million and her net worth is $28 million. With amazing beauty and talent, there is no doubt that Chopra has made her mark in the world of entertainment.