Been there done that before Priyanka

  • Priyanka Chopra who plays the lead role as an FBI trainee in Quantico has been receiving rave reviews after the trailer of the show was launched online. The actress plays the role of Alex Parrish, a half-Caucasian-half-Indian based in Quantico, Virginia. Although PeeCee is the first Indian actress to bag a lead role in an international TV show, we take a look at some other actors who also featured on shows overseas.
    Priyanka Chopra who plays the lead role as an FBI trainee in Quantico has been receiving rave reviews after the trailer of the show was launched online. The actress plays the role of Alex Parrish, a half-Caucasian-half-Indian based in Quantico, Virginia. Although PeeCee is the first Indian actress to bag a lead role in an international TV show, we take a look at some other actors who also featured on shows overseas.
  • Mallika Sherawat starred in the American crime series ‘Hawaii Five-0' last year. The actress was a guest-star on the CBS drama as Farah, a woman who has a history with Catherine Rollins (played by Michelle Borth). After Dirty Politics failing miserably at the Bollywood box office, Mallika has no films to bank on.
    Mallika Sherawat starred in the American crime series ‘Hawaii Five-0' last year. The actress was a guest-star on the CBS drama as Farah, a woman who has a history with Catherine Rollins (played by Michelle Borth). After Dirty Politics failing miserably at the Bollywood box office, Mallika has no films to bank on.
  • Nimrat Kaur plays a Pakistani Inter-Services Intelligence officer named Tasneem Qureshi in Homeland season 4. The actress is best known for her roles in The Lunchbox and Peddlers. Nimrat has been appreciated for her role as a spy on the show. Homeland also features two other Indian stars, Suraj Sharma who was seen in Life of Pie and Sarita Choudhury who has acted in the 1996 film, Kamasutra - A Tale of Love .
    Nimrat Kaur plays a Pakistani Inter-Services Intelligence officer named Tasneem Qureshi in Homeland season 4. The actress is best known for her roles in The Lunchbox and Peddlers. Nimrat has been appreciated for her role as a spy on the show. Homeland also features two other Indian stars, Suraj Sharma who was seen in Life of Pie and Sarita Choudhury who has acted in the 1996 film, Kamasutra - A Tale of Love .
  • Poorna Jagannathan plays the role of a doctor in the third season of 'House of Cards'. The actress was previously seen in Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani and Delhi Belly.
    Poorna Jagannathan plays the role of a doctor in the third season of 'House of Cards'. The actress was previously seen in Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani and Delhi Belly.
  • Actress Indira Varma, made her Game of Thrones debut in the fourth season of the show. Playing Ellaria Sand, Varma’s character was introduced in a scene costarring her onscreen lover, the dangerous Dornish prince Oberyn Martell. Her first major role was in Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love
    Actress Indira Varma, made her Game of Thrones debut in the fourth season of the show. Playing Ellaria Sand, Varma’s character was introduced in a scene costarring her onscreen lover, the dangerous Dornish prince Oberyn Martell. Her first major role was in Kama Sutra: A Tale of Love
  • Irrfan Khan featured on the third season of the show In Treatment, playing the part of Sunil, who is finding it difficult to come to terms with his wife's death and loneliness after moving to New York from Calcutta. The show revolves around a psychologist and his weekly sessions with patients, as well as those with his own therapist at the end of the week.
    Irrfan Khan featured on the third season of the show In Treatment, playing the part of Sunil, who is finding it difficult to come to terms with his wife's death and loneliness after moving to New York from Calcutta. The show revolves around a psychologist and his weekly sessions with patients, as well as those with his own therapist at the end of the week.
  • Anil Kapoor made his debut on international television with the final season of the American series 24. "This small screen (24) was bigger than the big screen that I have done in India. It was bigger than the biggest that I've ever done," said Anil in an interview.
    Anil Kapoor made his debut on international television with the final season of the American series 24. "This small screen (24) was bigger than the big screen that I have done in India. It was bigger than the biggest that I've ever done," said Anil in an interview.
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Priyanka Chopra who plays the lead role as an FBI trainee in Quantico has been receiving rave reviews after the trailer of the show was launched online. The actress plays the role of Alex Parrish, a half-Caucasian-half-Indian based in Quantico, Virginia. Although PeeCee is the first Indian actress to bag a lead role in an international TV show, we take a look at some other actors who also featured on shows overseas.

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