Miss World 2000 Priyanka Chopra - The Achiever!

03 Oct 2015 | Angelopedia

Priyanka Chopra, the Miss World 2000, who is a successful Indian film actress, a very popular celebrity in India and also an international singer has now added another feather in her cap. Yes, she is off to Hollywood! She has, as per the reports, signed a one year talent holding pact with ABC studios where they will either develop a show for her or cast her in an existing project. The deal comes after she had done a voice role in the animation hit movie ''Planes'' alongside Dane Cook and Stacy Keach.


Priyanka Chopra Miss World 2000


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The list of achievements for this very beautiful, elegant and talented Miss World 2000 is endless. Let us have a look at her successful journey which began after she became the first runner-up at Femina Miss India 2000.

Priyanka Chopra was crowned Miss World 2000 on Nov 30' 2000 when she was just 18, becoming the youngest contestant in the history of Miss World to win the pageant. India won its last Miss World title when Priyanka was crowned Miss World in 2000, and fourteen years on India is still looking for someone like her to get another Miss World title.

She is the queen of brand endorsements in India, and is the face of major brands like Nokia, Garnier, Pepsi and many more. She also became the first woman of Indian descent to be named a Guess Girl.

She made her acting debut in the Indian film industry in the year 2002 and has had a successful run in Bollywood since then, having won four Filmfare Awards and one National Award (Indian equivalent of American Academy Award) for her impressive performances in movies. She is probably the most successful Miss World in Bollywood.

She has a huge fan following with more than 15 million fans on Facebook and 8 million plus Twitter followers. She is amongst Top 10 Indian film industry celebrities when it comes to social media reach.

She has already become an international singing sensation. In my city, I can't stop loving you and finally Exotic, her first three singles proved to be major hits.  Her first single In My City was also selected as the theme song to the 2013 season of the NFL Network's Thursday Night Football and her cover of Bonnie Raitt's "I Can't Make You Love Me" was featured in a nationwide campaign for Beats By Dre.

At just 32, she has already achieved excellence in the world of entertainment and is an inspiration for millions of girls in India and across the world who aspire to follow her foot-steps. Are you inspired?

Angelopedia wishes her a continuing successful journey and scale new heights in her career as an actress, model and a singer.


Miss World 2000 Priyanka Chopra


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