What Bollywood’s top notch actress Priyanka Chopra has been trying to achieve for many years, her cousin sister Parineeti Chopra has managed to do with her debut film. Parineeti Chopra’s starts her career as an actor in Ladies vs Ricky Bahl, and has already signed on a second film, Ishqzaade, with the banner.
“PC has wanted to work with YRF for a long time. But after Pyaar Impossible’s debacle, she hasn’t received any offers from them. While Rani, Katrina and Anushka have already made their mark, Priyanka hasn’t been as lucky. She has been sending feelers to the Chopras but to no avail,” says a source.
Parineeti, who features in Ladies v/s Ricky Bahl, was the latest YRF discovery. Initially, the industry was abuzz with speculation that Anushka would star opposite Boney Kapoor’s son Arjun in Habib Faisal’s next. But now we hear that Parineeti has been considered for the role.
A source close to YRF camp said, “YRF decided that Parineeti was apt for the role. Habib Faisal was also very keen to work with Parineeti. Ditto for Aditya Chopra, who always takes most of the final decisions in YRF.”
Before she was signed up for Ladies Vs Ricky Bahl, Parineeti used to work in the marketing section of YRF Films. However, Aditya Chopra felt she was actress material. “Parineeti is doing an excellent job in Ladies Vs Ricky Bahl. She has good acting abilities.