Earlier in December, Harnaaz Sandhu took the world by storm when she bagged the title of Miss Universe 2021. The Chandigarh-based actor and model brought home the crown after 21 years at the 70th Miss Universe pageant that took place in Israel. Following her win, Sadhu has made headlines with her statements citing her inspirations – former pageant winners from India including Priyanka Chopra who won Miss World, Lara Dutta who won Miss Universe in 2000 and Sushmita Sen who won the title in 1994, making India proud. Making her adoration for Priyanka known, Sandhu has revealed that she “would love to” play PeeCee in a movie about her life.
In an interview with Bollywood Hungama, Harnaaz was asked to reveal which celebrity she would like to portray in a hypothetical biopic film. She instantly answered, “Priyanka Chopra. I would love to love to be part of that. I think she has inspired me throughout her journey and she will keep on inspiring millions of us.”
Harnaaz has been a PeeCee fangirl for a while now. Earlier, a video of her showering praise on the actress surfaced online. In it, she can be heard saying “I love Priyanka Chopra. So whatever lessons I can learn from her is nevertheless. So I will always choose Priyanka.”
This isn’t the first role Harnaaz has expressed an interest in. Recently, she revealed that she would love to join DC as Catwoman after a video of her meowing on stage went viral. For the uninitiated, host Steve Harvey asked Sandhu to meow leaving netizens furious. Read all about it here:
Speaking of DC’s Catwoman, The Batman just dropped fresh footage giving our closest look at Zoe Kravitz’s Selina Kyle yet. Check it out here:
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