I'm going to play the leading lady, not going to compromise on that, says Priyanka Chopra!
International actress Priyanka Chopra is one of the phenomenal and spectacular actors in the film industry. Beside with Bollywood, Priyanka has won hearts even in overseas and she enjoys a huge fan following there. She essayed the lead role in American TV show Quantico for all the three seasons. She essayed the main antagonist in Hollywood movie Baywatch.
Recently, Priyanka attended an event in Delhi where she spoke about how Asian actors get sidekick types roles in these international flicks.
As per media reports, Priyanka revealed, "I am playing characters which have nothing to do with my ethnicity which I feel will open the door for Indian talent or South Asian talent to become mainstream which will open the door for people to see us as mainstream entertainment in global movies, why do we only have to play the sidekick."
Priyanka further added, "I'm going to play the leading lady and I'm not going to compromise on that, simple."