Bollywood desi girl Priyanka Chopra celebrates her birthday today. She is not only hot star in Bollywood but also famous in Hollywood. After the success in the role of “Kashibai” in ‘Bajirao Mastani’, Priyanka started debuting in American TV series ‘Quantico’ and ‘Baywatch’. The National Award winning actress has not only made her career in acting but also in music like ‘IN My City’ and ‘Exotic’.
Priyanka Chopra also known as PeeCee – was the winner of the Miss World Pageant 2000. She started her Bollywood debut in the year 2003 with ‘The Hero: Love story of the spy’ after which there was no looking back.
As a birthday celebration to her fans, today we present Priyanka Chopra’s top 10 Bollywood movies:- (The order of the movies may vary from individual prespective)
Priyanka Chopra enacted the role of a five-time World Champion boxer Mary Kom in the movie ‘Mary Kom’. Priyanka fought with real boxers in the movie. She says it was not easy to take a full-on punch from professional boxers during the shoot. Directed-produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, “Mary Kom” shows Kom’s journey from an athlete to a boxer, opposition faced by her father to take up the sport as a profession, training with men, her fearless nature, marriage and so-called end of her boxing career. Given the national interest, ‘Mary Kom’ was declared tax-free in Uttar Pradesh, Maharshtra, Manipur.
Fashion was released in the year 2008. Fashion was based on real-life stories from the glamour-clad modelling world. Priyanka Chopra essayed the lead role as Meghna Mathur. She was a fashion model in the movie. Fashion also explores feminism and female power in Indian fashion. The film also starred Kangana Ranaut, Mughda Ghose, Arjan Bajwa and Arbaaz Khan and was directed by Madhur Bhandarkar.
Priyanka massive talent was once again explored as Jhilmil Chatterjee in ‘Barfi’. For the role of Jhilmil, Priyanka visited several mental institutions and spent time with autistic people. She said she had to research a little for the role because in India awareness about autism is very low. She explained that she needed two months to become Jhilmil because she didn’t identify with her character due to difference between her thought and behavior. The movie was selected as official entry in the Best Foreign Language Film nomination for Oscars. The movie directed by Anurag Basu also starred Ranbir Kapoor, Illeana D’Cruz.
Priyanka Chopra, also starred in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus “Bajirao Mastani”, says the film is a “milestone” in her life. Priyanka played the role of ‘Kashibai’ wife of Peshwa Bajirao in ‘Bajirao Mastani’. The movie features Ranveer Singh as Maratha warrior Peshwa Bajirao, while his love interest Mastani’s role was played by Deepika Padukone.
Krrish stars Hrithik Roshan, Rekha and Nasheeruddin Shah alongside Priyanka Chopra. The movie is based on Indian Science fiction superhero dircected, produced and written by Rakesh Roshan. Hrithik plays the lead role of Krishna – who’s love is PeeCee in the movie. The duo shared screen presence for two famous romantic songs – Pyaar Ki Ek Kahaani and Koi Tumsa Nahin sung by Sonu Nigam and Shreya Ghosal.
In Aitraaz, Priyanka Chopra was seen in a negative role that one could have never imagined. The movie directed by Abbas-Mustan was based on the tale of a common man, who is accused of sexual harassment by his female superior. Akshay Kumar and Kareena Kapoor were her co-stars in the love-lust-legal battle.
Priyanka play a female lead yet again as ‘Roma’ in the sequel ‘Don 2’ starring Shah Rukh Khan as ‘Don’. Roma continues chasing Don to avenge the deaths of her brother Ramesh and his fiancée Kamini at his hands. Priyanka learned martial arts, trained for over two months and wanted to perform her own stunts. The movie also featured Lara Dutta, Om Puri, Boman Irani and Kunal Kapoor. Don is an Indian action thriller movie directed by Farhar Akhtar and produced by Ritesh Sidhwani, Shah Rukh Khan and Farhar Akhtar.
Agneepath is directed by Karan Johar. The movie stars Hrithik Roshan as a Vijay Deenanath Chauhan, Sanjay Dutta as a Kancha. Priyanka as Kaali Gawde is a love interest of Vijay Deenanath Chauhan. The film follows the struggle of a common man, Vijay Chauhan, as he seeks revenge from Kancha, for wrongly framing and murdering his father in the island village of Mandwa. In the process he befriends an underworld drug lord Rauf Lala and falls in love with a loquacious girl, Kaali Gawde