The Miss World pageant celebrated its 50th anniversary on November 30, 2000, at the Millennium Dome in London, United Kingdom. The swimsuit section of the competition was shot in the Maldives. There were 95 contenders in the pageant, which was the biggest number of Miss World contestants at the time.
At the age of 18, India’s Priyanka Chopra won the contest. Her predecessor, Yukta Mookhey, also from India, crowned her. She is her country’s fifth Miss World winner and the second in a row. PeeCee won alongside Miss Universe 2000 titleholder Lara Dutta on the international stage, marking the first time (as of 2021) that any country has held the world’s two most prestigious beauty pageant titles in the same year.
Priyanka Chopra is a model, actress, and film producer from India. Priyanka is a model, actress, and film producer from India.
She was given the Padma Shri by the Indian government in 2016, and Time named her one of the world’s 100 most influential people the next two years. She was named one of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Women by Forbes magazine.
Thamizhan, a Tamil film, was her debut (2002). After that, she made her Bollywood debut with The Hero: A Spy’s Love Story (2003). She starred in the movie office smashes Andaaz (2003) and Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (2004), and her breakthrough role in the 2004 thriller Aitraaz earned her critical praise. Chopra’s only release in 2020 was Robert Rodriguez’s Netflix kids superhero film “We Can Be Heroes”.