It was Priyanka Chopra‘s birthday yesterday. She is now a thrilling 34! Chopra is just a few steps away from world domination, or so it seems. Here’s a list of the things our wonder-woman has achieved before anyone else did.
PC is the first actress to be a part of two Bollywood sequels
She starred in Krrish as Hrithik Roshan‘s love interest and reprised her role in its sequel. She was also Inspector Roma in Farhan Akhtar‘s Don opposite Shah Rukh Khan and was an important part of Don 2.
She is the first South Asian woman to headline an American network series
Quantico is a hit series and that’s mainly because of PC. She plays the assertive Alex Parrish only the way she can, and that’s truly the backbone of the show’s success.
The first (and only) Bollywood actress to play 12 roles in one movie
In the movie What’s Your Raashee! Remember? It was the only time an Indian actress has played 12 characters in a movie.
She is the first actress to win all Filmfare awards in the acting categories
After winning the Filmfare for Best Supporting Actress, Priyanka created history by winning the award in all acting categories – Best Actress, Best Actress Critics, Best Actress in a Supporting Role and Best Actress in a Negative Role.
PC is the first South Asian actress to win a People’s Choice Award
She won the Favourite Actress in a New TV Series for Quantico.
She is the first Indian actress to cut an international single
She blew everyone’s mind with “In My City” and then sang “Exotic” with Pitbull and set our screens on fire.
First Bollywood actress to present an Academy Award
Priyanka Chopra presented the Oscar for Best Film Editing, and also looked like a million bucks while doing it.
The first Indian actress to voice an animated character in an English film
Other Bollywood actors and actresses have dubbed for the Hindi version of English films, PC herself has done it for The Jungle Book. But in 2013’s Planes, she was the first Indian actress to voice a character in the original film.
First Bollywood actress to be a part of the Marvel Universe
Priyanka joined Dave Franco, Tom Cassell and John Cena in the video game Marvel Avengers Academy where she was the voice of Ms Marvel.