“When I went to the United States and started working, it was very hard for people to take me seriously,” said the actress, who is having a giant moment in Hollywood with a role in the fourth Matrix film.
New Delhi: Priyanka Chopra is having a gigantic Hollywood moment with a role in the fourth movie The Matrix, no less, but it was hard work to get here. When the 39-year-old actress moved to the United States about seven years ago, she was a big Bollywood star, but few Westerners knew about her fame. She went to auditions and worked to get good roles in big movies.
“When I went to America and started working, it was very hard for people to take me seriously. It was hard to convince people that I can play key roles and lead roles. . I didn’t bring my fame that I had built to India. I walked into every room as a new actor and asked for opportunities, “Priyanka told NDTV. Priyanka’s leading role was to star in Quantico from 2015 to 2018.
Her big screen debut was alongside Dwayne Johnson in the film version of Baywatch in 2017. Now, after years of hard work, Priyanka Chopra is a star. international as much as he is at home.It has the best brands and key roles in large movies, has presented Oscar prices and various other Global Awards. Priyanka films is also an important presence at the Gala met.
All of this led to this moment Priyanka Chopra is playing Sita in the new Matrix movie with original actors Keanu Reeves and CarrieAnn Moss reprising their roles as Neo and Trinity. Matrix Resurrections, directed by Lana Wachowski, will be released in India this Friday.
It takes time for people to build their confidence in you. I’ve been working for almost seven years (in Hollywood). It’s very exciting to have faith in a movie like The Matrix Resurrections, “Priyanka said. Although Priyanka Chopra may have been offered the red pill.
She feels there has been a lack opportunities in the global children’s entertainment industry South Asian actors, a void she and other actors have just started to fill Name Mindy Kaling with whom she collaborates and Oscar nominee Riz Ahmed. “Few of us South Asians like Mindy Kaling, Aziz Ansari, Hasan Minhaj and Riz Ahmed, where we pushed the boundaries, where the door was kicked open and demanded a place on the table ”Priyanka told.
Their work has just started. When asked if South Asians now have a place on the table, Priyanka Chopra replied, “No, we don’t. We have a long way to go, but we have one foot in the door.
The cast of Matrix Resurrections includes Jada Pinkett Smith who played Niobe in the second and third films, Revolutions and Reloaded. Yahya Abdul-Mateen II Morpheus, succeeding Laurence Fishburne who made the role iconic in the original trilogy; the role of Agent Smith, played by Hugo Weaving, has been recast with Jonathan Groff. Neil Patrick Harris is an addition to the cast, playing Neo’s therapist.
Priyanka Chopra has not been fully claimed by Hollywood; she will also be seen in a commercial Bollywood film, Jee Le Zaraa by Farhan Akhtar alongside Katrina Kaif and Alia Bhatt. dance so there should be dance in the film, ”he told NDTV. Jee Le Zaraa will be filmed at the end of 2022.