Miss Universe Harnaaz Sandhu gets ‘Starstruck’ by Priyanka Chopra in Empire State Building

Harnaaz Sandhu admits that Priyanka Chopra is her inspiration and wants to follow in Priyanka’s footsteps.


The Winner of Miss Universe, Harnaaz Sandhu is currently in New York, shares a picture of herself from the Empire State Building. In that picture, she can be seen standing in front of Priyanka Chopra’s photo.

Harnaaz Sandhu was wearing her crown and smiling while looking at Priyanka’s photo and posing with it. She captioned the photo, “Yesterday at Empire State building got starstruck by Priyanka Chopra.”

The picture of Priyanka Chopra was clicked in 2016 when she visited Empire State Building, Priyanka was in New York at that time to promote her show Quantico.

Priyanka Chopra is my inspiration said Harnaaz Sandhu in an interview with Bollywood Hungama when she was asked to name a celebrity, whose biopic she would want to feature in. Harnaaz confessed, “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 had earlier spoken about how she is inspired by Priyanka.

In an old clip of Harnaaz from Miss Diva 2021, she said “I love Priyanka Chopra. So whatever lessons I can learn from her is nevertheless. So I will always choose Priyanka.”

She further stated, “Priyanka Chopra has been my biggest inspiration. She has created her brand and represented India not only in beauty pageants but also through her acting and singing talent. She has made India proud and I am hoping to follow her footsteps and bring glory back the way she did.”

On the other hand, “I was very excited about it. The last time India had a Miss Universe was Lara Dutta in the year 2000. That was the year that I won Miss World as well. She (Harnaaz) has brought home the crown after 21 years and she is 21, so she was born in the year that I won Miss World. I’m so excited for her and I hope this is the beginning of an incredible journey. She’s very smart and gorgeous, obviously, and I’m very excited for her.” said Priyanka in an interview with Fox5 

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