Here's everything you need to know about the star who was among the guests at the Royal Wedding and finished her year by walking down the aisle herself.
Who is Priyanka Chopra?
Priyanka Chopra, 36, was born in Jharkhand, India on 18th July in 1982.
In 2000 she was crowned Miss World and Miss World Continental Queen of Beauty- Asia & Oceania in a competition held in the then Millennium Dome in London.
Despite initially training in psychiatry, the beauty pageants gave her a platform to become one of India's most highly paid actresses.
She made her Bollywood movie debut in 2003 in the film Hero but her breakout role came in 2004 thriller Aitraaz.
Priyanka also does a lot of charity work and was appointed UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for Children’s Rights in 2010.
How does Priyanka Chopra know Meghan Markle and what did she wear to the Royal Wedding?
Priyanka Chopra attended the Royal Wedding wearing a lavender Vivienne Westwood suit before changing into a stunning gold dior gown for the evening reception.
She has been friends with the actress for many years and even wrote about her for Time 100 in 2018.
She said: "Somewhere among biryani, poutine and endless conversations, I realised just how deeply Meghan Markle cares for the world.
“With her, what you see is real, and what you get is a relatable young woman with her heart and mind in the right place."
Priyanka also shared a touching Instagram post on the day of the Royal Wedding which read: "Every once in a while there is a moment when time stands still…that happened today..
"You my friend.. were the epitome of grace, love and beauty.
"Every choice made at this wedding by you both will go down in history, not just because it was your wedding but because this incredible wedding stood for change and hope.
What films has Priyanka Chopra starred in?
Priyanka has starred in a number of top-grossing Indian films and won a National Film Award for Best Actress for her role in the 2008 film Fashion.
She was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine in 2016.
She has received the Dadasaheb Phalke award – the highest honour in India for cinema, as well as an International Acclaimed Actress award.
In 2017 she starred in the new Baywatch film as Victoria Leeds alongside Dwayne "the rock" Johnson and Zac Efron.
She is currently working on series three of the thriller series Quantico and will star in American drama A Kid Like Jake which is set to premiere at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival.
Alongside her acting career, Priyanka is also a talented singer releasing a number of singles and collaborating with the likes of Pitbull and Will.i.am.
Who's her husband Nick Jonas?
The couple announced their engagement on August 18, 2018.
They both posted the same photo of the two of them on Instagram, with Priyanka's engagement ring on show.
Nick commented on Priyanka's post 'Wow.. congrats. He's the luckiest guy in the world.'
The Sun exclusively revealed how Priyanka and Nick have taken inspiration from her pal Meghan Markle’s Royal Wedding for their own big day — by hiring a palace fit for a princess.
They tied the knot on Saturday, December 1, 2018, at Umaid Bhawan Palace, in Jodhpur, India, with a whole week of festivities leading up to their nuptials.
Nick’s pastor dad, Paul led the Christian ceremony, and Priyanka wore a Ralph Lauren dress.
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