Filmmaker Karan Johar not too long ago attended the premiere of Kill, a film that he co-produced, on the Toronto Worldwide Movie Competition 2023. On the sidelines of the competition, he additionally spoke to ET Canada. On being requested to touch upon Citadel star Priyanka Chopra’s shift to Hollywood, Karan Johar described the transfer as “unbelievable.” Elaborating on the Dostana star’s shift from Bollywood, Karan Johar stated, “To see her (Priyanka Chopra) develop from power to power, and actually obtain the sort of success that she has on her phrases… and the best way she has gone about it, she is all the time great on each platform that she has ever been on, every little thing that she ever stands for and represents.. it’s unbelievable.”
ICYDK, Priyanka Chopra labored within the 2008 movie Dostana, produced beneath Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions.
Earlier this 12 months, The Sky Is Pink star made headlines for her interview with Dax Shepard, the place she revealed how she had “beef” with some individuals in Bollywood and the way that pushed her to maneuver to Hollywood.
Chatting with Dax Shepard on the podcast Armchair Knowledgeable, Priyanka Chopra stated that she was sharing the rationale behind her deciding to work within the US for the very first time. Throughout the podcast, Dax Shepard requested: “So how do you determine you need to even put your self by that? Why’d you determine to place your self by that after which what was it?” To this, Priyanka stated, “I’ve by no means stated this so I’ll say it since you’ll make me really feel protected.”
Talking concerning the circumstances round her transfer to Hollywood, she revealed: “I used to be being pushed right into a nook within the trade (Bollywood). I had individuals not casting me, I had beef with individuals, I’m not good at taking part in that sport so I sort of was uninterested in the politics and I stated I wanted a break.”
The actress defined that in this section, Anjula Acharia of Desi Hits – who’s presently Priyanka Chopra’s supervisor – noticed her in a video and contacted her. At this level, Priyanka Chopra was capturing for Vishal Bharadwaj’s Saat Khoon Maaf. Explaining that she had heard Priyanka Chopra’s demo, Anjali requested if the actress could be inquisitive about a music profession within the US. The actress stated that the provide got here at a time when she was in search of choices outdoors Bollywood.
She added, “This music factor allowed me to enter one other a part of the world, not crave for the films I did not need to get however I’d be required to schmooze sure golf equipment and cliques of individuals. It could require grovelling and I had labored a very long time by then that I did not really feel like I wished to do it.”
As we now know, Priyanka Chopra’s transfer to Hollywood didn’t keep confined to simply the music trade. The actress went on to do many reveals within the USA to the likes of Quantico, Citadel and so forth.
Coming again to Karan Johar, the director returned to director’s chair with Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani after seven years. The movie starring Alia Bhatt and Ranveer Singh did effectively on the field workplace.