Priyanka Chopra: “I never thought I will play an athlete”

The Exotic actress Priyanka Chopra, who played glamorous roles and a girl-next-door in few of her past movie, will be seen playing a boxing champion in her upcoming film Mary Kom, we all know that.


The actress says portraying an athlete in a film was almost unthinkable for her. She plays the character of real-life boxing champion MC Mary Kom in the film.

Priyanka said in a recent media interaction: “I never thought I will play an athlete or I can become an athlete. I didn’t know anything about sports. Besides, who would have thought that a girl can develop muscles and biceps, but that happened with me.”

“I learnt that if you are adamant to achieve something, anything can happen and you can do anything. This was a very inspiring thing for me,” the 32-year-old said.

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