The 38-year-old Indian actress admitted at the start of Variety's Awards Circuit Podcast that everyone was still getting used to hearing 'Jonas' at the end of her last name, admitting that it’s hard, as it’s an addition to an identity that she had for 35-something years.
Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas, 28, have been married since 2018. The actress was promoting her new movie The White Tiger that was released last week on Netflix. Priyanka Chopra stars in the drama and also is one of the executive producers.
The White Tiger is based on the 2008 novel of the same name by Aravind Adiga, 46, that won the 2008 Man Booker Prize. She discussed her character Pinky in the film as someone 'who sees humanity' amid class stratification in India and said she was proud to play the character.
Only three Indian actors have been nominated for acting Oscars in 92 years and Priyanka Chopra discussed the challenge of Indian actors working in Hollywood. Priyanka Chopra said her singer-actor husband Nick Jonas 'doesn't do anything badly', but also completely supports her. He was like, ''You may be the first Jonas to win an Oscar'',' Priyanka said.
Source: Daily Mail