Priyanka, 33, won the Best Actress in a New TV Series award for Quantico. She is the first Indian to win at the People's Choice Awards.(Also Read: When John Stamos Interrupted Priyanka Chopra's People's Choice Speech)
With Akshay, Priyanka has featured in films like Aitraaz, Mujhse Shaadi Karogi and Waqt: The Race Against Time.
"She deserves it. She has done a good job. She is making us proud," said Akshay.
When Akshay was asked if he had seen Quantico, he said: "Not yet."
Meanwhile, Akshay is gearing up for the release of Airlift, which is scheduled to release on January 22.