Desi girl Priyanka Chopra has once again made all Indian proud of her. World’s most prestigious business magazine Forbes included her name among top 10 highest paid television actresses of the world.
While Modern Family star Sofia Vergara is on the top with the earning of around 287 crore in a year, Priyanka Chopra is on 8th slot. She has earned around 74 crore in a year.
According to Forbes, a part from her ABC TV show Quantico fee, she has mostly earned from endorsements. But, there is something very secret about Priyanka’s success which Forbes could not find out. It is her legs.
Talking to fashion magazine W, Priyanka Chopra has revealed that it is her legs that can sell 12-15 products in India.
34-year-old Priyanka said that she learnt to take care of herself and as a result, her legs now sell almost ’12 or 15 products’ in India.
“When I was a teenager, I was a tomboy. So I had scars, I was always falling on my knees. They were not the prettiest legs in the world, and then I taught myself how to take care of my body. Anybody can do it if I can. And today my legs sell like 12 or 15 products in my part of the world. Yeah they do,” she said.
Priynaka Chopra is also featuring on the cover page of the W magazine. Magazine has quoted her as one of the ‘new royals who totally rule.’
It seems true as Priyanka is shooting for the second season of Quantico which sees her as CIA officer Alex Parrish. And this is going to add more value to her “selling capacity, ” says Bollywood expert. She will be called to save the world yet again in the serial. Quantico season 2 will premiere late in September.
Priyanks is also ready with her Hollywood debut Baywatch, which will see her starring with Dwayne Johnson — Forbes’ highest paid actor – and Zac Efron.
A part from ruling small screen Priyanka is also making her presence felt at every award ceremony in Hollywood. She presented an award at Academy Awards where she won a People’s Choice Award for her. She was chosen among TIME’s 100 most influential people in the past.
Here is the list of top paid TV actresses with their respective earning per annum,
1.Sofia Vergara – 287 crore
2. Kaley Cuoco – 167 crore
3. Mindy Kaling –100 crore
4. Ellen Pompeo and Mariska Hargitay –98 crore
6. Kerry Washington –90 crore
7. Stana Katic –80 crore
8. Priyanka Chopra – 74 crore
9. Julianna Margulies -70 crore
10. Julie Bowen – 67 crore