Parineeti Chopra, an Indian actor who is active in Bollywood. She was recognized for her performance as Zoya from the feature film “Ishaqzaade” (2012). She is famous for her performance in films such as ‘Hasee Toh Phasee’ (2014), ‘Golmaal Again’ (2017), and “Meri-Pyaari Bindu’ (2017).
Parineeti Chopra was born the 22nd October, 1988 ( age 34 years at the time of her 2022 birthday) at Ambala, Haryana, India. Her zodiac sign is Libra. She was a student at in the Convent of Jesus and Mary school in Ambala and then went on to study at Alliance Manchester Business School (Alliance MBS) in England which is where she earned three honours degrees in Finance, Business, and Economics. Parineeti is a graduate with the Master of Arts (Hons.) degree in music. She was a very disciplined child and regularly was among the top three places at her level. She was awarded the AIR number one spot in the SSC examinations and was rewarded to Pratibha Patil, who was then the Indian President. India. Parineeti was aspiring to become an investment banker, however she later chose to pursue an acting career.
Height (approx. ): 5′ 5″
Weight (approx. ): 55 kg
Hair Color:Black with Medium Golden Brown highlights
Figure Measurements (approx. ): 34-28-34
Parineeti Chopra was forced to face the brutal reality of body shame, before her debut film and in her early years in Bollywood. In response to the negative feedback, she underwent an impressive weight loss transformation and lost more than 28 pounds.
Her transformation to a more muscular physique was not well-received by the general public after she uploaded a video to social media where she gave advice to their colleague Alia Bhatt to eat less and get thinner in the process of wishing her happy birthday. As a result, Twitter users criticised her for being fake, insensitive, and for her excessive obsession with body-image. As of 2015 Parineeti Chopra received with the Star Dust Award for Style Icon of The Year. However, Rishi Kapoor believes that she was honored because she shed some weight as she was undergoing a body transformation at the time.
Parineeti Chopra is part of the Punjabi Hindu Family.
Parents & Siblings
The father of her, Pawan Chopra is a businessman and their mother, Reena Chopra is an artist. Parineeti is the daughter of two brothers: Shivang Chopra and Sahaj Chopra; Shivang is a doctor, whereas Sahaj is a businessman.
Parineeti Chopra, who is sister to actresses Priyanka Chopra, Meera Chopra along with Barbie Handa.
On March 20, 2023 Parineeti Chopra appeared with political figure Raghav Chadha in Mumbai Following this, speculations began to become popular in the media that the two were dating one but they did not confirm this. On March 28, 2023 AAP Rajya Sabha MP Sanjeev Arora posted on social media to express his gratitude for Raghav as well as Parineeti Chopra, wishing that the couple’s “union” be blessed with the most happiness, love and friendship.
On May 13, 2023 in the year 2023, they was engaged on the 13th of May 2023 at Kapurthala House, New Delhi.
Parineeti was believed to be having a romantic romance with filmmaker Maneesh Sharma, however during an interview with the media, Parineeti denied the rumours and stated that the unfounded rumors can negatively affect her personal life.
According to reports, in April 2017, Parineeti Chopra started dating Charit Desai who is an Indian director and script supervisor However during an interview when asked about her relationship to Charit she decided to remain private and refused to make any official declarations regarding her personal life.
In 2009, during the economic downturn in the United Kingdom, Parineeti Chopra had a difficult time finding a job in London and subsequently went back to India. She was then offered the position of an expert in public relations at Yash Raj Films. As she worked on the promotion of the film “Band Baaja Baaraat’ (2010), Parineeti discovered her love for acting. She took the decision to make a profession path in acting, and later resigned her executive post.
Parineeti was first introduced to acting in the year 2011 with the film ‘Ladies vs. Ricky Bahl in the role of Dimple Chaddha. Even though she had a secondary part in the film her performance was appreciated by critics and she was awarded a wide acceptance.
The year 2012 was the time Parineeti performed the part of “Zoya’ Qureshi’ in”Ishaqzaade,” a film, along with actress Arjun Kapoor..
She played an eccentric scientist named “Dr. Meeta Solanki Bharadwaj’ with facial tics that indicate mental health issues that are serious in the film “Hasee Toh Phasee” (2014).
In 2021 she was in the role in the role of Mira Kapoor, an alcoholic and divorced woman who becomes involved in a major murder investigation in the movie ‘The Girl in the Train. The film was made available on Netflix. Parineeti was also in films, including ‘Shuddh Desi Romance’ (2013), ‘Daawat-e-Ishq’ (2014), ‘Jabariya Jodi’ (2019), ‘Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar’ (2021) and “Saina” (2021). Apart from films, she was also a part of an online series called “Man’s World” in 2015. In the show, she played the doctor.
Short Film & Documentary
Parineeti Chopra was a part of the short film “Dor” in 2014. she played “Ria” in the movie.
She participated on a documentary called “Girl Rising” Woh Padhegi, Woh Udegi written by Academy Award Nominee, Richard E. Robbins. The documentary included eight tales of women from all over the globe who pursued their dreams. Parineeti Chopra as well as seven other Indian actors including Priyanka Chopra Freida Pinto Kareena Kapoor Madhuri Dixit Sushmita Sen Nandita Das and Alia Bhatt narrated the stories. The documentary was made available under the direction by Prime minister Narendra Modi and in collaboration together with the Ministry of Women & Child Development. The documentary shown by the StarPlus channel StarPlus on the 29th of August, 2015.
Parineeti Chopra hosted a variety of Indian award shows, including “Stardust Awards 2013, Star Guild Awards 2015 and the ‘TOIFA Awards for 2016. The year 2022 was the first time she was featured as jury member on the Indian reality television show ‘Hunarbaaz Desh Ki Shaan’ along with Mithun Chakraborty and Karan Johar The show shown by Colors TV.
In 2017 Parineeti made her debut as a singer in Hindi with the track ‘Maana Ke Hum Yaar Nahin in the movie “Meri Pyaari Bindu.’ She was in the film with Ayushmann Khurrana..
Parineeti’s net worth in the financial years 2023 and beyond was estimated be around Rs. 60 crores.