Priyanka Chopra, Aishwaryaa Dhanush spend ‘amazing’ time in NY


Rajinikanth's daughter Aishwaryaa Dhanush, who was in New York recently, caught up with Priyanka Chopra, who has made the States her second home. The filmmaker said it was an amazing evening as she tweeted a picture of herself with the former Miss World.

“Amazing night with the rockstar n our pride @priyankachopra  ..love you ! #connection,” Aishwaryaa captioned the picture. Priyanka, who is currently shooting for her drama series ‘Quantico 2’, was also delighted to meet her and tweeted, “Loved seeing u.”

The photograph has Priyanka smiling brightly, while Aishwaryaa is seen hiding her face with a hand.

Aishwaryaa, who is the United Nations Goodwill Ambassador for Women to promote gender equality in India, was in New York on the occasion of International Women’s Day for a Bharatnatyam performance at the UN headquarters.

Priyanka, who visited India last December, had insisted that everyone from the film industry meet her they visit the US, when the ‘Bajirao Mastani’ actress appeared on chat show ‘Koffee with Karan 5’.

Aishwaryaa, who is married to popular Tamil actor Dhanush, made her directorial debut in 2011 with ‘3’ featuring her husband, and it received positive response from audience and critics. She then made another successful film ‘Vai raja Vai’ in 2015.

Meanwhile, Priyanka, who has already made a mark in American television, will soon make her Hollywood debut with ‘Baywatch’ starring Dwayne Johnson. The 34-year-old actress will play the antagonist Victoria Leed in the action comedy directed by Seth Gordon. ‘Baywatch’ will hit theatres on May 26.