After featuring in Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People list , Variety Magazine’s Power of Women – LA Impact list , Priyanka Chopra Jonas’ endeavour in directing her influence towards social change was then acknowledged by People Magazine as they featured her in their “25 Women Changing the World” list.
The international icon is now part of Gold House’s second annual A100 list of the most influential Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in American culture.
Priyanka Chopra Jonas joins names like “Killing Eve” star Sandra Oh, the Korean boy band BTS, celebrity chef Samin Nosrat, Olympic figure skater Nathan Chen, WME’s Theresa Kang-Lowe, Amazon Studios’ Head of Television Albert Cheng,“ Crazy Rich Asians” director Jon M. Chu, comedian Ali Wong, and U.S. Senator and presidential candidate Kamala Harris on the A100 List, which embraces the pinnacle of integrative cultural achievement to unify not only the Asian diaspora but all communities.
The list, timed to the beginning of Asian American Heritage Month, covers the most significant individuals from the realms of media and entertainment, business, technology, social activism and politics, as chosen by a selection committee made up of AAPI nonprofit leaders and cultural icons. Described as a “collective of pioneering Asian founders, creative voices, and leaders dedicated to systematically accelerating the Asian diaspora’s societal impact while enhancing the community’s cultural legacy.
Also joining Priyanka on the list is Mindy Kaling, who is co-producer on her next venture which marks Priyanka’s foray into Hollywood production. Given that Priyanka has always proudly represented her home country on a global platform, the film will be shot extensively in India and the USA and will revolve around a big wedding in India and the ensuing culture clashes.