Published On: Wed, Mar 16th, 2016

Parineeti Chopra was star-struck at Global Teacher Prize event



Parineeti Chopra was the only female from Bollywood actor who was present at the Global Teacher Prize occasion in Dubai and she has confessed that she was star-struck in the company of Matthew McConaughey and Salma Hayek. Subsequent to amass admiration on McConaughey for his stint in Interstellar, Chopra was shocked when Hayek said her that she has seen a few of her work.

The sparkling 27-year-old actress got some time for a selfie jiffy with McConaughey, just to have her perfect image jiffy photo bombed by subsequent actors Abhishek Bachchan and Akshay Kumar. Chopra said later than the event that “I was star-struck. It’s not every day that you meet these amazing, great performers,” according to her, it was a proud moment to be a part of an occasion which also watched the contribution of ex- US President Bill Clinton and Pope Francis. The Ishaq Zady leading actress further told that “The fun and game is on its own. But for me, it was a very proud moment that I was a part of this,”

Chopra further stated that she was also capable of spending plenty of time with Pakistani singer-come-actor Ali Zafar, and Hayek also. Chopra continued by saying that “I am so glad that they were humble and grateful enough to just spend time with us,” Hayek and McConaughey danced on a few Bollywood songs also such as Khaike Paan Banaras Wala and Jumma Chumma De De on stage. Chopra further added that “We actually got a lot of time to spend with each other. We were in Akshay’s room taking pictures, chilling and talking about everything. We all went down to the beach, where the event was being held. We got to spend the whole evening together,”


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Sidra Muntaha

- Sidra Tul Muntaha is a journalist (MA-Mass Communication and M.Phil in Mass Communication) based in Lahore. She is working as an editor at fashion, style and entertainment in the section of the Kooza. She writes fashion and entertainment articles for The Kooza News.