Priyanka Chopra, has finally spoken out on her upcoming Hollywood flick, Baywatch, and the actress has made three interesting revelations about Dwayne Johnson, her villain role and the movie.
The Baywatch star. Priyanka Chopra spoke exclusively to Bollywoodlife and spilled the beans about the movie. In the end, we can proudly say that Priyanka Chopra has come a long way in her career.
The success of Quantico, helped Priyanka Chopra bag the Baywatch role. Of course, the actress made a lot of attempts to be casted in the movie and was in talks with the film-makers from September 2015. However, the film-makers gave their nod and casted PeeCee in 2016.Priyanka, was quoted as saying "The script had come to me through my agent. I met the director actually on Skype."
On Playing The Villain
Priyanka Chopra, says that the role was actually made for a male baddie in Baywatch, and with sheer luck and hard work, she bagged the role. Reveals PC, "The script had come to me through my agent and the negative part was actually written for a man, and I spoke to the director for another role in the film. And he liked the idea of me playing the negative role despite being a woman. So the script was worked on."
On Dwayne Johnson aka The Rock
After looking at the Instagram video announcement made by The Rock welcoming Priyanka Chopra on board of Baywatch, we can surely say the duo have become very good friends. PeeCee calls Dwayne a fun guy. She adds,
"It was fun getting to know him. It was the first time I met him in Miami. He's great. He's someone who really understands what the business of cinema is and I really admire that. Again, he's someone who comes from a completely different career path and he's now a movie star. I admire that."