Quantico is a new ABC thriller series created by Joshua Safran. The show follows a group of young FBI trainees who enrolled at Quantico Academy to become the next best agents. The series is based in two timelines; the past shows the fresh recruits battling their way through various training exercises and the present shows the group (now graduated FBI agents) trying to catch the perpetrator for the attack on Grand Central Station.
Alex Parrish (played by the Priyanka Chopra) is one of the recruits who gets blamed for the bombing and is now on the run to prove her innocence.
Opening Introduction: (narrated by Priyanka Chopra):
“My name is Alex Parrish. Protecting our country has always been my dream but my life took a drastic turn. It all started nine months ago on the way to the FBI Academy I never thought before I’d saved our country I’d have to save myself. I need to find the truth.”
The show has so far received positive reviews from the critics with an 83% approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes and ABC had already ordered six additional episodes. Chopra has recently been all over American talk shows making appearances on Good Morning America, Jimmy Kimmel, LIVE with Kelly and Michael and E! is calling the actress “the most ridiculously beautiful specimen on planet earth”.
Here are a few facts about the Indian Beauty in case you are new to the Bollywood cinema:
Priyanka is one of India’s richest celebrities
She is #9 on The Times of India’s top 10 richest Bollywood celebs list and was #12 on Forbes’ Indian Celebrities Rich list 2014
She was the runner-up Miss India and won the title of Miss World in 2000
She is named Global Brand Ambassador for GUESS
She is the first Indian woman to be named a Global Brand Ambassador for the American fashion giant GUESS
She is not new to USA
Priyanka attended high school in the states while living with her aunt
She has worked in 50 Bollywood movies
Some of her famous movies are Don, Fashion, Dostana, Mary Kom, Barfi and Dil Dhadakne Do
And she sings too
Priyanka has already worked with the likes of Pitbull and Will.i.am