Advertisements

ABC Television Studios signs Priyanka Chopra

Priyanka Chopra's GUESS Holiday campaign. ©GUESS

Priyanka Chopra’s GUESS Holiday campaign. ©GUESS

International recording artist and Bollywood superstar Priyanka Chopra has inked a talent deal with the American Broadcasting Company – ABC.

This is the first state side development deal for Chopra, who is repped by Anjula Acharia Bath of DesiHits! and Creative Artist Agency (CAA) in the US.

Priyanka started her US career as a recording artist, signed to Interscope Records/Desi Hits and has since been the NFL’s Thursday Night Football featured artist, for which her track “In My City” is the franchise’s theme song. The sultry beauty also released popular singles, Exotic featuring Pitbull and I Can’t Make You Love Me, a cover of Bonnie Rait’s famous song. Chopra also became the first GUESS girl of a different ethnicity last year.

Considering her international appeal, ABC Television Studios has signed a one-year talent development deal with the talent powerhouse. Under the pact, ABC will develop a starring vehicle for Priyanka and will be designing a concept for her, targeted to fall in 2015.

Speaking to The Hollywood Reporter, Chopra said, “I’ve been a longtime fan of ABC shows, and an admirer of how the network has changed the landscape of TV through the diversity of their lead characters. As an intrinsic creative, I am drawn to opportunities that test me in new ways. 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 is also currently working on Bollywood movies Dil Dhadakne Do and Bajirao Mastani, set to release in 2015 worldwide.

Promotional Shoot - Priyanka Chopra

Advertisements

Comment here

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

  • BAAR BAAR DEKHO