>bollywood Priyanka Chopra Fashion and recent work (2008–present)

21 May

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After a series of flops, Chopra was cast in Madhur Bhandarkar’s Fashion (2008) for the lead role of Meghna Mathur. Revolving around the fashion world through Chopra’s role of an ambitious model, the film was a critical success. Her performance in the film was appreciated and earned her several awards for Best Actress including the National Film Award for Best Actress, as well as the Filmfare Award for Best Actres Subhash K Jha said of her performance, “Her transformation from the bubbly Chandigarh girl to the super-ambitious supermodel, who dumps her boyfriend and conscience to pursue her dreams, is achieved with a gentle subtlety and bridled passion. This is Priyanka’s coming-of-age film. She looks like a zillion bucks. And acts like a woman who connects with the darkest, most desperate human emotions without wallowing in them. Chopra’s final release of the year was Tarun Mansukhani’s romantic comedy Dostana. The film was a moderate financial success Rajeev Masand wrote about her performance, “Priyanka Chopra, is at complete ease, slipping effortlessly into the role of the hottie-with-a-heart-of-gold; she looks smashing in this film, better than she’s ever looked before.

In 2009, she appeared in Vishal Bhardwaj’s caper thriller Kaminey alongside Shahid Kapoor, playing the role of a feisty Marathi girl named Sweety. Her performance in the film was described by critic Taran Adarsh as “first-rate”, who further stated, “She’s so much in sync with her character… [and] gets the Maharashtrian accent perfect”. She subsequently appeared in Ashutosh Gowariker’s romantic comedy What’s Your Raashee?, a film which made Chopra the first actress in cinema history to portray 12 distinct characters in one film She was reportedly being considered for inclusion in the upcoming edition of Guinness World Records for this feat. The film itself was a financial and critical failure but Chopra’s performance in the film was appreciated by critics

In 2010, Chopra appeared in Jugal Hansraj’s Pyaar Impossible where she portrayed the role of a college beauty who eventually falls in love with a geek. The film was a commercial and critical failure. Her next release, Siddharth Anand’s Anjaana Anjaani alongside Ranbir Kapoor, got a good initial response at the box office,but was not well-received by the critics

In early 2011, Chopra appeared in Vishal Bhardwaj’s black comedy 7 Khoon Maaf, in which she portrayed the role of an Anglo-Indian woman who murders her seven husbands. Her performance in the film garnered mixed reviews by the critics. She has completed the filming of Farhan Akhtar’s Don 2 – The Chase Continues alongside Shahrukh Khan. She has commenced the filming of Anurag Basu’s Barfee, and Karan Johar’s Agneepath remake the filming of both being held in back-to-back schedules. Recently, she has also confirmed to be reprising her role in Krrish 2 alongside Hrithik Roshan.

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