Priyanka Chopra, India’s first truly global superstar is being celebrated by the West, with an enviable list of achievements that stand testimony to the major impact she continues to make.
From debuting in a super successful TV show to making her big Hollywood debut with Dwayne Johnson starrer Baywatch , Priyanka also featured in Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People of the world list 2016 and made an impact on the US Time cover ,apart from being celebrated at other high profile events and award ceremonies .She now finds herself in the company of some of the most prolific women including world leaders and superstars in the entertainment industry.
The global icon made it to Forbes’ 2017 list of the world’s most powerful women.This year’s list, ranked by dollars controlled, impact, spheres of influence and media presence — boasts 23 newcomers, a record for the Forbes Power Women list, with new women stepping in to power in politics, technology, business and media.
If that wasn’t all Priyanka is one of the few celebrity talents featured, the others being Oprah Winfrey, Taylor Swift and Beyonce.
World and business leaders who’ve featured on the prestigious list include German Chancellor Angela Merkel ,Hillary Clinton,U.K. Prime Theresa May ,Melinda Gates, co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation,Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg,Ivanka Trump and Estonian president Kersti Kaljulaid among others.