Actor Priyanka Chopra visited the White House on Friday and talked to US Vice President Kamala Harris on numerous points, together with abortion legal guidelines, pay parity and gun reform within the US. The actor moderated a session on the Democratic National Committee’s Women’s Leadership Forum in Washington.
She began the session with a jab at males patronising girls. Noting the silence within the room, she joked, “Do you hear that sound? That is the sound of no mansplaining, ladies.” During her interplay with Harris, the actor mentioned that for the primary time in her 22 years within the movie business, she acquired equal pay as her male co-actor this yr.
Priyanka posted footage from her go to to the White House on social media. Meanwhile, her husband, singer Nick Jonas, took care of their daughter Malti Marie. Nick posted a photograph of himself with their toddler and captioned it, “Daddy daughter adventures in NYC.”
When Kamala Harris turned the primary feminine Vice President of the United States, Priyanka had lauded the moment. During her look on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, she had mentioned, “It was such an emotional moment for a lot of my friends and family but coming from a country like India which has seen several women in governance, whether it is President, Prime Minister… You know, welcome to the club, America. That’s what I’ll say. High time, I hope this isn’t the first.”
“I hope there are many, many because this is what governance should look like. Leadership looks amazing especially when it is diverse and reflective of what the world really looks like,” she added.
Recently, the actor additionally hailed the Supreme Court of India for its determination to legalise abortion regardless of a girl’s marital standing. She wrote on Instagram, “The right to choose. The only way it should be for women across the world. A progressive step forward!!!”
Priyanka is wanting ahead to the release of the Amazon Prime Video sequence Citadel. She additionally has movies like Ending Things and It’s All Coming Back To Me in pipeline.