Priyanka Chopra, who has made a name for herself in Hollywood and has been winning hearts of the audience, has recently walked out of Salman Khan’s film Bharat. The director of the film, Ali Abbas Zafar, had hinted at her possible wedding with boyfriend and American singer Nick Jonas as the reason for her exit.
Yes Priyanka Chopra is no more part of @Bharat_TheFilm & and the reason is very very special , she told us in the Nick of time about her decision and we are very happy for her … Team Bharat wishes @priyankachopra loads of love & happiness for life 😊😉😍
— ali abbas zafar (@aliabbaszafar) July 27, 2018
While speculations are still about Nick Jonas, there is a new buzz that Priyanka might have had another reason too behind not doing Bharat.
According to a report in The Hollywood Reporter, Priyanka has signed up for a big Hollywood film opposite Guardians of the Galaxy star Chris Pratt. Priyanka will now play the female lead opposite him in Cowboy Ninja Viking.
Cowboy Ninja Viking, which is in pre-production, is being directed by Game of Thrones fame Michelle MacLaren with a screenplay by Dan Mazeau, Ryan Engle, Craig Mazin, Paul Wernick and David Reese. The film’s release date is June 28, 2019.
The film, Cowboy Ninja Viking, is based on the Image Comics graphic novel by AJ Lieberman and illustrator Riley Rossmo.
In Hollywood, Priyanka was last seen in A Kid Like Jake and her next film to release is Isn’t it romantic? In Bollywood, she has Sky is Pink alongside Farhan Akhtar and Zaira Wasim.