MUMBAI: Bollywood's 'desi girl' Priyanka Chopra, who turned 31 Thursday, has been wished love, luck and success galore by her friends and colleagues from the Hindi film fraternity.
The actress has been on a roll, courtesy the widely appreciated 2012 film "Barfi!", and for her international singles "In my city" and the recently-released "Exotic". She has also been busy working on the biopic on boxing Olympic medallist Mary Kom.
Despite her father's demise in June, Priyanka, a former beauty queen, returned to work at the earliest.
After a career of over a decade in the industry, the actress is one of the most formidable names, with hits like "Krrish", "Don", "Fashion" and "Agneepath" under her belt. She won a National Award for her portrayal of a model in Madhur Bhandarkar's "Fashion".
Here's what the industry members had to say:
Madhur Bhandarkar: Priyanka Chopra my heartiest wishes to you on your birthday. Have a successful year filled with success and glory. Happy Birthday.
Bipasha Basu: Happy Birthday, Priyanka Chopra. Wish you happiness forever. Love and Hugs!
Anubhav Sinha: Some people were created special. One was born this day. Love. Peace. Happiness. Hugs and the rest of everything special, Priyanka Chopra.
Alia Bhatt: Happy Birthday to the lovely Priyanka Chopra. Have the greatest year!!! Lots of love and hugs to you.
Genelia D'Souza: Happy Birthday to the hottest ever Priyanka Chopra, have a good one babe, lots of love.
Vikram Phadnis: Happpy Birthday Priyanka Chopra. A great year ahead of love and prosperity.
Sophie Choudry: Happy Birthday Desi Girl! May your year ahead be more exciting, successful and exotic than ever! Big hug and loads of love.
Vishal Dadlani: Happy Birthday, Priyanka Chopra. Much love and luck, joy and success, always.