Actress Priyanka Chopra is in a lot of headlines these days for her memoir ‘Unfinished’. In which she has been seen making revelations related to her personal and professional life. In this memoir, Priyanka has also recalled her struggle days in the film industry. Meanwhile, an anecdote related to Priyanka’s early days in the film industry has come under tremendous discussion when she was replaced by actress Aishwarya in a film. Priyanka was almost finalized for this film, Priyanka started taking classes to prepare for it. But suddenly he was replaced by this film.
Priyanka Chopra used to approach big filmmakers early in her career. One of whom was also JP Dutta, JP wanted to change his image after films like ‘Border’ and ‘LOC Kargil’. For which he decided to remake ‘Umrao Jaan’. According to a Spotboy report, when JP Dutta started planning for the remake of ‘Umrao Jaan’, he met Priyanka Chopra. She also liked Priyanka very much and decided that Priyanka would be her ‘Umrao Jaan’.
This film by JP Dutta was a big break for Priyanka. For which he also started preparing fiercely. Priyanka took Kathak classes for this film. Also read about the period in which actress Rekha robbed millions of hearts by becoming Muzaffar Ali’s ‘Umrao Jaan’. But before Priyanka could start shooting, she was replaced. In ‘Umrao Jaan’ he was replaced by actress Aishwarya Rai, who had become a well-known name of the industry at that time.
It has been reported in the report that Priyanka was very disappointed after being replaced. His father was also very upset about this. At the same time, after this incident, Priyanka made an identity on her own and she replaced Aishwarya Rai in Rohan Sippy’s ‘Pocketmar’.