Priyanka is truly in the league of extraordinary Hollywood beauties. Her presence in the global arena is so strong that she's one the of the most recognisable faces in the world today. But she's also contributing to Indian cinema in more ways than one, with her many production ventures in regional languages. 'Quantico' has seen a renewal for a third season. She's even rumoured to have signed on another Holly project titled 'A Kid Like Jake' with Claire Danes and Jim Parsons!
Keeping all this in mind, PeeCee will be awarded Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Award on June 1. But in a category that seems to have been specially introduced just for her - Internationally Acclaimed Actress Award!
Ashok Shekhar, chairman of the Dadasaheb Phalke Award committee, confirms, “Yes, we have decided to introduce a fresh category in the awards list - Internationally Acclaimed Actress Award. There are no two ways about the fact that Priyanka Chopra is the only actress who truly deserves this award. She has consented for the same.”