Priyanka Chopra becomes the first South Asian actress to win a People's Choice Award
Priyanka Chopra becomes the first South Asian actress to win a People's Choice AwardTwitter/Priyanka Chopra

Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra has not only achieved success in the Hindi film industry, but also gained recognition internationally. She won the "Favourite Actress in a New TV Series" for "Quantico" at People's Choice Awards held in Los Angeles on 7 January. Thus, Priyanka became the first South Asian actress to win this award.

Winner of Miss World pageant 2000, she has made millions of people her fans with her acting skills and charm. Not only her American television series "Quantico", but also her Bollywood films that released last year created buzz in all quarters. She was appreciated for her brilliant performance in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Bajirao Mastani" despite being in a supporting role.

PeeCee plays the protagonist, an FBI recruit, in her first International television series "Quantico". The actress has showed her talent to the world and proved that she is truly a Miss World. Meanwhile, the social media is flooded with wishes for Priyanka on winning a People's Choice Awards. Several Bollywood celebs have congratulated the actress on Twitter as well.

Anushka Sharma

Hey @priyankachopra congratulations on the win !! So proud of you ! Keep rocking yaow !!

Huma Qureshi

You go girl !! @priyankachopra#proudproudproud

Nimrat Kaur

BRILLIANT and so incredibly well deserved!So so proud of this tigress!!A first of many more to go@priyankachopra

Kiara Alia Advani

#PeoplesChoiceAwards @priyankachopra Wooohoooo congratulations so Well deserved and many more to come

Sunny Leone

@priyankachopra wowy wow!! Congrats!! Party hard tonight!

Taruj Garg

Bravo @priyankachopra !! The harbinger of more international statuettes !! #PCisPeoplesChoice

Farah Khan Ali

Congratulations sweetheart on your win. Told you you would win. Yay yay yay Well deserved & well done. Love u@priyankachopra

Prakash Jha

Isn't that Fantastic! Abha Mathur @JaiGangaajal @priyankachopra wins #PeoplesChoiceAwards for @QuanticoTV series! So Happy for her!!

Saiwyn Quadras

Congratulations!! My 1st leading lady @priyankachopra #PeoplesChoiceAwards. d peoples choice all over d world!!

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