As per media updates, Priyanka Chopra will be co-hosting a pre Oscars event in Los Angeles that will celebrate South Asian excellence in Hollywood. The Fashion actress who has become a global icon with her work in Bollywood and Hollywood delivered a speech remembering her own journey in the West and specified that she felt proud of hosting the event.
In an Instagram story posted by Jay Shetty, the author thanked Priyanka Chopra for hosting the event and also shared a clip of the actress' opening speech where she looked back on starting out in Hollywood ten years ago. During the speech, Priyanka told, "I have goosebumps. I'm emotional." She further added, "I'm highly proud to be rubbing shoulders with all of you, to be encouraging you. "
For the event, Priyanka chose to stay close to her roots in terms of choosing an outfit as well since the actress turned up sporting a black saree. The event was co-hosted by Mindy Kaling, Kumail Nanjiani, Anjula Acharia, Bela Bajaria, Maneesh K. Goya and Shruti Ganguly. Priyanka was later seen introducing a special guest for the evening, Riz Ahmed at the event.
The Oscars 2022 will be held on March 27.