Priyanka Chopra is over the moon as her film The White Tiger, which she has also co-produced, has been nominated in the Best Adapted Screenplay category in Oscars 2021. The actress herself announced the nominations on Monday along with her husband Nick Jonas. The actress took to social media to express her happiness on The White Tiger’s nomination.
After announcing the nominations for the Oscar Awards 2021, Priyanka Chopra shared a photo showing all the nominees in the Best Adapted Screenplay category, highlighting The White Tiger. She also shared a photo of herself with Ramin Bahrani, who wrote and directed the Netflix film. The White Tiger is an adaptation of the Man Booker Prize-winning novel of the same name by Aravind Adiga. Priyanka has acted in The White Tiger and has also produced the film.
Starring Adarsh Gourav, Priyanka Chopra and Rajkummar Rao in pivotal roles, The White Tiger is directed by Ramin Bahrani. The film is a film adaptation of Aravind Adiga’s 2008 book of the same name. The story revolves around the character of Balram Halwai, a native of Laxmangarh village, who rises from his humble background to become a successful entrepreneur. He becomes the driver of a rich Delhi Man and later murders him.
Priyanka Chopra, on the work front, is quite busy with various projects. She is currently shooting for the action-packed spy series Citadel. The series also stars Game of Thrones actor Richard Madden. The project is being directed by Russo Brothers of Avengers fame. Priyanka also finished the shooting of Text for You in London. She will be seen in an Indian wedding comedy with Mindy Kaling. The actress is also part of Matrix 4 and a film based on Maa Anand Sheela.