Priyanka Chopra has always lived a dream life. Today, she is one of the few international stars of Bollywood.
She started her international career with the FBI based show “Quantico” and then went on to become a name Hollywood could trust. So, she has been featured in some Hollywood movies such as Baywatch, Isnt It Romantic and A Kid Like Jake. Always known for her dressing sense and amazing looks, this actress has been stunning the world ever since she became Miss World in the year 2000. She has set up new standards about the Bollywood actress. Now, after a hiatus of some years, she is going to star in the Bollywood movie “The Sky is Pink”. This movie is her first Bollywood movie after marriage to the American singing sensation Nick Jonas last year. This moviewill be her second movie in a long time after the magnum opus of Sanjay Leela Bhansali “Bajirao Mastani” where she was shown in the supporting role of Kashibai.
Priyanka Chopra or PC as she is popularly known plays a mother to a teenage daughter in the movie who dies due to a disease caused by genetic disorder. Priyanka Chopra has Farhan Akhtar starring opposite her in this movie who will portray the role of the father of the diseased teenage daughter. The premier of this movie was recently held at the Toronto film festival. Chopra attended this premier with her costar of this movie, Farhan Akhtar. In fact, you will be surprised to know that this is the only Bollywood movie which is a part of the movie festival in North America.
Chopra talked to AFP at the event about the reaction to the movie and she said that” People get surprised when they see The Sky is Pink and they’re like, ‘this is not a Bollywood movie.”. Shonali Bose has directed this movie and the movie is based on the death of Aisha Chaudhary. Aisha Chaudhary also composed a book about her disease named My Little Epiphanies. Aisha died at the age of 18 in 2015 due to this disease. Aisha was born with a genetic disorder which caused her to face bone marrow transplant at a tender age, and derived the condition called pulmonary fibrosis.
She studied at the American School. She was the daughter of Niren Chaudhary who is the President of the Yum Brand for its South Asian operations and Aditi Chaudhary. Her mother is a mental health care worker. She had a sibling named Ishan Chaudhary. Aisha was a motivational speaker just like her mother. She was also a speaker at the TED event in Pune in the year 2013. She is also the author of a blog named aishasart.weebly.com. She was also given the tag of INK fellow and was a part of the 2011 and 2013 conferences of INK.
Pulmonary fibrosis is a disease which is a scars are created in the tissues of the lung. Due to so many connective tissues in the lungs, there is hardening of walls of lungs due to which there is a lack of oxygen in the blood. There is always a lack of breath faced by the sufferer.
This movie is directed by Shonali Bose, who also won a National Award for the movie, Amu based on 1984 riots.