9 Times Priyanka Chopra Jonas Made India Proud On The Global Stage

Shubanka Sridhar , 20 May 2021

Priyanka Chopra Jonas (Supply: Instagram | @priyankachopra)

Twenty years within the leisure trade and Priyanka Chopra Jonas has solely gone from power to power, no? With every stride of hers — from appearing, to entrepreneurship and management — she has consistently been an inspiration to each younger lady on the market and has made our nation proud each step of the way in which.

Properly, it’s no small feat being probably the most adopted Indian film star on social media. With greater than 60 Bollywood movies to her credit score and initiatives like ABC’s Quantico, Baywatch (2017), A Child Like Jake (2018) and Isn’t It Romantic (2019) and We Can Be Heroes (2020) within the west, she is a worldwide star now. Her final Bollywood launch, The White Tiger additionally managed to win large important acclaim from all internationally.
Not simply this, however she has additionally put India on the map again and again together with her work in leisure, her philanthropic and entrepreneurial actions. And all this she documented in her lately released memoir, Unfinsihed!

Listed below are 9 occasions she managed to make us Indians tremendous pleased with her:

1. First Indian girl to be on Forbes 100 most influential cowl

Unarguably, one of the vital profitable Bollywood actor to cross over to Hollywood, Priyanka Chopra Jonas has been on the ‘Forbes 100 Most Highly effective Ladies Listing‘ twice in a row. She was the primary ever Indian girl to make it to the the distinguished record.

2. Honoured with the Padma Shri for her contribution to Indian cinema

Owing to her success and spectacular work within the Hindi movie trade, Priyanka Chopra Jonas was conferred with India’s fourth highest civilian honour, Padma Shri. Identified for placing Bollywood on the worldwide map, PC acquired the Padma Shri from ex President Pranab Mukherjee again in 2016.

3. First South Asian to grace the quilt of Vogue US

Having fun with her skilled highs, it was again in 2018 when Priyanka Chopra Jonas turned the primary South Asian to function on the quilt of Vogue America. The actress was the primary Indian girl to be featured on the quilt of the style journal.

4. First Indian actress to have gained the Individuals’s Alternative Award because the Finest Actress on Tv

Making her option to the highest within the west, Priyanka Chopra Jonas turned the primary South Asian actress to win a Individuals’s Alternative Award. She gained the ‘favorite actress in a brand new TV sequence’ award for her function as an FBI agent within the US thriller ‘Quantico‘.

5. First Bollywood actress to be honoured at Marrakech Movie Competition

Quickly after receiving the Danny Kaye Humanitarian Award on the UNICEF Snowflake Ball, Priyanka Chopra Jonas was awarded at Competition Worldwide Du Movie De Marrakech in Morocco final 12 months. The actress-producer was honoured for her 20 years in cinema.

6. First Indian actress to be an envoy at TIFF (Toronto Worldwide Movie Competition)

Including one other feather to her cap, PC but once more turned the primary ever Indian actress to be chosen because the Ambassador for 2020 Toronto Worldwide Movie Competition. The stunner was amongst the 50 filmmakers and actors invited to grace the forty fifth version of the occasion.

7. First Indian actress to forged a foot impression on the Salvatore Ferragamo Museum in Florence, Italy

Priyanka Chopra Jonas turned the primary ever Indian actress to have her foot impression on the prestigious Salvatore Ferragamo Museum in Florence, Italy again in 2010. She even acquired custom-designed sneakers from the Ferragamo home. How cool is that?

8. First Indian actor to have wax statues in 4 separate Madame Tussauds museums

The worldwide icon turned the primary ever Indian film star to have 4 wax sculptures put in on the Madame Tussauds museum in 2019. Her wax statues are at 4 completely different areas, together with London, New York, and Sydney.

9. First ever Indian star to announce the Oscar nominations this 12 months

Priyanka Chopra Jonas created historical past this 12 months as she introduced the distinguished 93rd Academy Awards nominations. What made it much more particular is the truth that PC did the honours with husband and pop-star Nick Jonas.

A world UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for Baby Rights, Priyanka Chopra Jonas has all the time been energetic philanthropically. In these difficult occasions of COVID-19, she continues to do her bit for the world and her nation. She launched a fundraiser together with Nick Jonas and raised money to help India battle the COVID-19 crisis.

PC has all the time used her platform and voice to do some nice issues and I can’t wait to see what else she has in retailer for us. Extra energy to you, PC!

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