Trained Hindustani classical singing with a B.A. Honours in music and a dream to pursue a career in investment banking but finally for her prime accomplishments, Parineeti is now the most promising actress in India.
Parineeti Chopra, born 22 October 1988, is an Indian actress who appears in Hindi films. Apart from receiving receiving several awards including a Filmfare and National Film Award for her acting career, Chopra is a prominent celebrity endorser for brands and products.
Chopra initially aspired to pursue a career in investment banking.
But after obtaining a triple honours degree in business, finance and economics from Manchester Business School.
She returned to India during the 2009 economic recession.
Joined Yash Raj Films as a public relations consultant.
Her acting debut in the 2011 romantic comedy Ladies vs Ricky Bahl.
Ladies vs Ricky Bahl earned her the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut.
In 2012, she garnered wide critical acclaim for her starring role in the box office hit romantic drama Ishaqzaade, winning the National Film Award.
After taking a break for three years, Chopra returned to screen as an aspiring singer in Meri Pyaari Bindu (2017), which also saw her making her playback singing debut with two songs.
Parineeti Chopra was born on 22 October 1988 in Ambala, Haryana into a Punjabi family. Her father, Pawan Chopra, is a businessman and supplier to the Indian Army at Ambala Cantonment and her mother is Reena Chopra. She has two brothers: Shivang and Saraj; actresses Priyanka Chopra, Meera Chopra and Mannara Chopra are her cousins.
Chopra received her early education at the Convent of Jesus and Mary in Ambala Cantonment. In an interview published in The Hindu, she revealed that she was a very good student and had always wanted to become an investment banker.