Priyanka Chopra Jonas
Feb 11, 2021
EP 76 - Priyanka Chopra Jonas
Priyanka Chopra Jonas is with us today. Priyanka has an old and deep soul. She has an inner knowing, and well calibrated inner compass. Priyanka talks about her life, her upbringing, her beliefs, and her determination to achieve excellence. The insight that Priyanka shares with us is just what we love. Stories that help us visualize a better life for ourselves. Inspiration to believe in ourselves, and make it happen. We talk about surviving heartbreak, and finding peace and happiness within. Priyanka has been in a huge array of movies, such as Baywatch, Isn't it Romantic, and The White Tiger, and she has a new book out. "Unfinished" is Priyanka's revealing memoir, sharing with us her journey of self discovery.
Priyanka Chopra Jonas is a multi-faceted talent and one of the most recognized personalities in the world. She is the recipient of numerous awards as an actor and producer, with more than sixty international and Hollywood films to her credit. Most recently, she starred in the Netflix features We Can Be Heroes, directed by Robert Rodriguez, and an adaptation of the Man Booker Prize-winning novel The White Tiger, which she also executive produced. Chopra Jonas starred in and co-produced The Sky is Pink, an independent foreign language film that premiered as an official selection at the Toronto International Film Festival in 2019, and is currently developing an untitled buddy comedy with Mindy Kaling and Dan Goor for Universal, which she will co-produce and star in. Priyanka is also in production for the Russo Brother’s Citadel; The Matrix 4; and Where Does My Heart Beat Now with Sony Pictures. Under her production banner Purple Pebble Pictures, Chopra Jonas is partnered with Amazon Studios on a First Look TV deal, where she will develop a slate of global content for the streamer. Purple Pebble Pictures is also partnered with ViacomCBS to create original content focused on diversity and inclusion for its entertainment and youth channels. Chopra Jonas made history as the first Indian-born actor to lead an American network TV series when she starred in the ABC dramatic series Quantico, winning two People’s Choice awards for her work. The Padma Shri, one of India’s highest civilian honors, was conferred on her in 2016. She was featured on the cover of Time magazine’s “Time 100” issue, in which she was named one of the “Most Influential People” in the world, and has been recognized as one of Forbes “Most Powerful Women.”Chopra Jonas is a global UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, and recipient of the prestigious Danny Kaye Humanitarian award. She is also a Global Citizen ambassador, and is involved in a number of efforts to protect children’s rights and to promote the education of girls around the world. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, Nick, and Diana, Gino, and Panda, their three dogs.