Know Your Stars: Priyanka Chopra Jonas' family, awards to upcoming films

Priyanka Chopra Jonas is a true global star. After conquering Indian cinema with her incredible talent and versatility, the actress is ruling the world with her lineup of international projects. As she balances her personal and professional lives, here's knowing her a little more in detail.

Priyanka Chopra Birth Date:

Priyanka Chopra was born on July 18, 1982, in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, India to Indian Army doctors, Ashok Chopra and Madhu Chopra. Due to her father's job, she kept moving to different cities across the country. At the age of 13, she moved to the United States to live with her aunt and complete her education. Priyanka aspired to be a medical student before Miss World happened in 2000.

Priyanka Chopra Debut:

Priyanka Chopra started her acting career with the 2002 political drama, Thamizhan, a Tamil language film directed by A. Majith. Her Bollywood debut was with Anil Sharma`s The Hero: Love Story of a Spy, sharing the screen with co-stars Sunny Deol and Ameesha Patel. She made her Hollywood debut with the American crime drama Quantico. She is the first South Asian woman to star as the protagonist is an American drama series.

Priyanka Chopra's Family:

Priyanka Chopra is married to American pop singer, Nick Jonas. They have a daughter named Malti Marie Chopra Jonas, who was born via surrogacy, in 2022. Priyanka has a younger sibling, named Siddharth Chopra. Her cousins are actresses, Parineeti Chopra and Mannara Chopra. 

Priyanka Chopra Awards:

Priyanka Chopra has awards including two National Film Awards. In 2016, the Government of India honoured her with the Padma Shri, and Time named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world. 

Priyanka Chopra Movies:

Priyanka Chopra acted in films like Andaaz, Aitraaz, Don, Fashion, Kaminey, Barfi!, Bajirao Mastani, Dil Dhadakne Do, Baywatch, Sky is Pink and Isn`t It Romantic.

Priyanka Chopra Upcoming Movies:

Priyanka Chopra signed her next Bollywood film, Jee Le Zaraa, with Alia Bhatt and Katrina Kaif. The film is yet to go on floors. Her upcoming Hollywood project is Heads Of State.