Priyanka Chopra has gained the status of a global celebrity. She has won one of the world’s biggest beauty pageants. She is a famous Bollywood celebrity who has given some blockbuster movies.
She has won countless awards and honors for her noticeable works in the entertainment industry. Apart from this, she has appeared in most of the beauty and fashion magazines.
Priyanka Chopra was born on 18th July 1982 in Jamshedpur. Priyanka Chopra is the best example of beauty with brains as she is in the list of highly influential Bollywood celebrities of all time.
In her long 13-years Bollywood career, she has created many records and broken many records. In addition to this, she got credited with a lot of ‘firsts’ to her name. Check out the list of records she has established in the industry for herself.
1. Youngest Indian to win a Miss World title
We all know that Priyanka Chopra was the winner of the 2000’s Miss World beauty pageant title. Little you know that she won the title when she was just 18 years old and this made her youngest Indian win the Miss World title.
Reita Faria was the first Indian who won this title in 1966 when she was 21 years old. Aishwarya, Diana Hayden, and Yukta Mookhey were in their 20s when they won the pageant.
2. First Miss World to win a National Award
She did a movie on the dazzling world of the fashion industry. She won the national award for the impactful performance in the movie Fashion.
With this award, she became the first Miss World who won the National Award. The movie was a masterpiece, and Priyanka also won Film fare awards for the same movie.
3. First Bollywood actress to play 12 roles in a film
Priyanka Chopra set the record to play 12 different characters in one movie ‘What’s Your Raashee?’ The movie was based on the concept of finding love matching the zodiac sign.
This achievement of Priyanka Chopra was also considered by the Guinness Book of World Records.
4. First Bollywood actress to feature in Italy’s Salvatore Ferragamo museum
In 2010, Priyanka Chopra was invited to the famous Salvatore Ferragamo museum in Florence, Italy to cast her foot impression. With this, she joined the likes of Audrey Hepburn and Marilyn Monroe.
She became the first Bollywood celebrity to do so. For the record, she is the second Indian celebrity to do so followed by Indira Devi, the Maharani of Cooch Behar, who received the honor in 1938.
5. First Bollywood actress to win the Trailblazer Award
Priyanka Chopra received the Trailblazer award in 2011 at the South Asians in Media, Marketing, and Entertaining Association (SAMMA) of New York.
SAMMA had honored her for blazing the new path for Indians in the entertainment industry.
6. First Bollywood star signed by Creative Artists Agency
The Creative Artists Agency of Los Angeles had signed her as a creative artist. It is one of the two biggest sports and entertainment talent agencies in the world that have most A-list Hollywood actors as their clients.
In 2012, Priyanka became the first Bollywood actress who was signed by Creative Artists Agency.
7. The only Bollywood actress to work in the maximum remakes
Priyanka Chopra is only a Bollywood actress who worked in 4 Bollywood remakes, where the name of the movie was almost the same.
She has been part of Don, Dostana, Agneepath, and Zanjeer. Ironically, all these 4 movies belong to Amitabh Bachchan filmography.
8. First Bollywood actress to play the lead in a Sports biopic
Priyanka Chopra became the first Bollywood actress who played the lead in the Sports biopic. She adorned the look of boxer Mary Kom.
The movie was a biopic telling the story of Kom’s journey from a small-town girl to an Olympic and world champion.
9. First South Asian woman to play the female lead in an American TV series
Priyanka attained the status of Global celebrity with her role as Alex Parrish in the ABC drama series Quantico.
She became the first Asian woman who played the lead in an American TV series.
10. First Bollywood actress to produce a Mobi-series
Little you know that Priyanka Chopra is the first Bollywood actress who has produced a Mobi-series.
This series can be viewed only in a mobile app. It is a sitcom titled ‘It’s My City’ with 14 episodes.
11. First South Asian actress to win a ‘People’s Choice Award’
Priyanka won the famous People’s Choice Award for her role in the TV series Quantico.
She won the awards when other nominees were Emma Roberts, Lea Michele, Marcia Gay Harden, and Jamie Lee Curtis.