‘I Went Into a Depression’ After Botched Surgery

Priyanka Chopra Says Botched Nose Job Sent Her into a Depression

Priyanka Chopra on the 2023 Met Gala
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Candid conversations. Priyanka Chopra Jonas opened up about how a botched surgical procedure despatched her right into a “deep melancholy.” 

The 40-year-old actress make clear the darkish time throughout a Monday, Might 1, look on Sirius XM’s The Howard Stern Present. Chopra Jonas defined to Stern, 69, that her life shortly modified when she bought a polyp in her nasal cavity eliminated. 

“This factor occurs, and my face appears fully totally different, and I went right into a deep, deep melancholy,” the Citadel star shared, including that she thought her buzzing performing profession “was over earlier than it began.” Chopra Jonas stated that’s when her dad inspired her to get corrective surgical procedure. “I used to be frightened of that, however he was like, ‘I might be within the room with you.’” 

The Quantico alum went on to reward her father as a result of he “held my arms by means of it and helped me construct again my confidence.” 

Chopra Jonas additionally thanked Bollywood movie director Anil Sharma for giving her an performing position after she had been fired from three totally different film initiatives following her preliminary surgical procedure. 

“I used to be imagined to play this lead, and I used to be shifted to a supporting character. That filmmaker was very sort … He, whereas the tide was towards me, stated, ‘It will likely be a small half however give it your all.’ And I did,” Chopra Jonas defined.

From there, she starred in a lot of widespread Bollywood movies earlier than touchdown her breakout position in ABC’s Quantico, which aired for 3 seasons from September 2015 to August 2018. 

Elsewhere in her interview with Stern, Chopra Jonas gushed concerning the first time she laid eyes on husband Nick Jonas

“It was such a Prince Charming second,” Chopra Jonas stated of assembly Jonas, 30, for the primary time on the Vainness Truthful Oscar Social gathering in 2017. “Time stopped … He was so scorching, and I didn’t know him. It was actually like a ‘meet cute’ from a film, and he simply held my hand and I rotated and he was in a swimsuit. It was all gradual movement.” 

The 2 didn’t begin formally courting till Might 2018. The “Jealous” crooner proposed to Chopra Jonas on her birthday simply two months later and the couple tied the knot in two separate ceremonies in India that December. In January 2022, the lovebirds stunned followers after they introduced that they turned dad and mom. 

“We’re overjoyed to verify that we’ve welcomed a child through surrogate,” the pair wrote in a joint Instagram assertion on the time. “We respectfully ask for privateness throughout this particular time as we deal with our household. Thanks a lot.”

The couple later revealed that their daughter Malti was born prematurely and spent the primary months of her life within the NICU. She was dwelling in time for Mom’s Day that Might.