Priyanka Chopra was born on 18th July 1982. She is an Indian actress and former Miss World. Before starting her acting career, she worked as a model and gained fame after winning the Miss World title in 2000. She is often referred to by the nickname "Piggy Chops", which was given to her by co-stars on the set of the film "Bluffmaster!". She made her acting debut with the 2002 Tamil film "Thamizhan". The following year, she made her Bollywood film debut with "The Hero: Love Story" from which she won a Filmfare Best Female Debut Award. In 2004, she became the second woman to win the Filmfare Best Villain Award, which she received for her critically acclaimed performance in "Aitraaz". Chopra would later have commercial success with films like "Mujhse Shaadi Karogi" in 2004, "Krrish" in 2006 and "Don: The Chase Begins Again" in 2006. In 2008, Chopra received a National Film Award for Best Actress, as well as a Filmfare Award for Best Actress for her portrayal of a model in Fashion and has thus established herself as one of the leading contemporary actresses in Bollywood.