Priyanka Chopra showed off her singing talent and became very popular with the album ‘In My City’, Exotic and I can’t make you love me, she has been signed by American Broadcasting Company – ABC Television for one year talent development deal.
A source close to the actor says, “Priyanka Chopra will soon be joining the ranks of Hollywood TV superstars Sofia Vergara (Modern Family), Sandra Oh (Grey’s Anatomy) and Kerry Washington(Scandal) in their roster, for a fictional series. “The show will revolve around Priyanka’s character. Apparently, she is the first Indian actor to be signed on for a lead role on the network,” adds the source.
Of late, a number of Indian actors have been making their way into American TV shows. After Kunal Nayyar garnered a large fan-following with his turn in The Big Bang Theory, Nimrat Kaur and Suraj Sharma starred in the latest season of Homeland, that’s currently on air in the US.
And now, Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra is joining their ranks with a show on the American network, American Broadcasting Company (ABC).
Priyanka is obviously ecstatic and she is looking forward to yet another new phase in her career, and said, I’m honored by the opportunity to share my talent with a game-changing network, and I’m very much looking forward to participate in this new endeavor.”
Priyanka Chopra is all geared up Dil Dhadakne Do which releases in June, 2015.
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