Today, our beloved desi girl, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, completes 20 long years in the entertainment world. To celebrate her journey, she posted a heart-warming video on the 'Gram for her fans. Started as an outsider with no connections in the film industry, PeeCee has not only made a name for herself in Bollywood, but she's also a global icon.
Celebrating 20 Years Of Priyanka Chopra's Film Journey
The video highlights Priyanka Chopra's achievements and milestones and serves as a reminder that no dream is too big and no dreamer is too small. This video is probably the coolest thing you'll watch this weekend. Take it away, Priyanka!
Priyanka Chopra captioned her IGTV video as, "20 Years in Entertainment. Thank you @ozzyproduction and all of you for such a beautiful reminder of these 20 years since I started in this business. I hope to meet you all someday. Meanwhile, I want to celebrate with all of you... stay tuned! Thank you #pcmaniacs"
From Fashion to Bajirao Mastani to Mary Com to Quantico, this video is a juxtaposition of movie snippets that are close to Priyanka's heart. She also gives her fans a visual treat of her wedding with the charming, Nick Jonas.
Let's take a quick look at Priyanka's long list of achievements in the past 20 years!
Winner of the Miss World 2000 pageant
One of India's highest-paid entertainers
Received the Padma Shri award by the Government of India
Forbes listed her as among the World's 100 Most Powerful Women
Time Magazine' 100 Most Influential People In The World
Became UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for child rights in 2010 & 2016
Two-Time National Award Winner
First Indian Actress to cross over US stardom
First South Asian actress to win a People's Choice Award
First Indian woman to reach 50 million followers
First Indian woman to cover Vogue in its 126-year history
If I may add, Priyanka is also one of the few actresses to experiment with versatile roles. Whether it's her playing Alex Parrish in Quantico, Victoria Lee in Baywatch, Aditi Chaudhary in The Sky is Pink, Jhilmil Chatterjee in Barfi or Meghna Mathur in Fashion, she's done justice to her character and is treat to watch on the silver screen. With more than 62 films under her belt, there's no stopping our superstar!
Most importantly, as a person, she is an inspiration for millions out there. This girl is on fire!