Indian star Priyanka Chopra has joined the list of speakers at the 2019 Women in the World Summit. The 36-year-old actor will discuss her career as an activist and entrepreneur at the summit in a session conducted by Women in the World founder Tina Brown. The line-up for the event also includes Brie Larson, Cindy McCain, Susan Rice, Stacey Abrams, Ashley Judd, Jill Soloway, Bryan Cranston, and Anna Wintour with a keynote address from Oprah Winfrey.
The event, which will be celebrating its 10th anniversary at Lincoln Center from April 10-12, will be touching upon themes like battling misinformation, advancing the #MeToo movement and preserving journalism. Launched in 2009, Women in the World summits have included appearances by Hillary Clinton, Nigerian novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, and former Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards.
Priyanka Chopra will take the stage at the 10th Women in the World Summit.
Priyanka Chopra to speak at the Women in the World Summit.
Global star, Priyanka will be interviewed by Women in the World founder Tina Brown, and she is expected to talk about entrepreneurship and activism. Priyanka’s business ventures include her production company Purple Pebble Pictures and her investment in the dating app Bumble.
Priyanka’s list of upcoming ventures also includes her YouTube original show If I Could Tell You Just One Thing, where she will be interviewing personalities such as Diane Von Furstenberg, Awkwafina, and Simone Biles. The show premieres on March 27.
The Women in the World Summit will be celebrating its 10th anniversary this year and the list of celebrities speaking at the event also includes Brie Larson, Ashley Judd, Anna Wintour and Bryan Cranston.
Recently, Priyanka Chopra got a lot of praise for her appearance in the Jonas Brothers’ music video “Sucker.” Priyanka appeared in the video alongside her husband, songwriter-singer Nick Jonas. “Sucker” was the comeback single for the Jonas Brothers and the track is already making waves globally. The song was listed at the top of Billboard Hot 100.
Apart from being a wonderful performer, Priyanka is also a singer who has delivered tracks like “In My City” and “Exotic”. In a recent interview with People, Nick revealed that he would be open to doing a duet with his wife Priyanka.
Nick Jonas said, “I’d be open to it. I mean, she’s got an incredible voice and there’s a lot of music in our house and a lot of dancing. So, I don’t know. Right now we’re just enjoying the first couple months of married life, and we’ll see where it takes us.”