PC seems to have gone into PR overdrive. The actress has reportedly been at the receiving end of a hate campaign in Bollywood, prompted by whispers of an affair with Shah Rukh Khan. A peace treaty of sorts was negotiated when she was invited to, and attended, the 40th birthday party of Karan Johar, the man rumoured to have led the anti-Priyanka campaign.(Read: Gauri's rule book for SRK, or how Priyanka was invited for Karan's party
Since then, Priyanka seems to have decided that she needs all the friends she can get in Bollywood, and is losing no time in making amends with former foes. (Read: Priyanka Chopra goes to Karan Johar's birthday party
First up was Salman Khan, Priyanka's co-star in films such as Mujhse Shaadi Karogi
, and who happens to be SRK's sworn enemy. Priyanka reportedly got along like a house on fire with Salman's sister, Arpita Khan, at Karan's party.
And while Arpita reads no agenda into her new found friend's overtures...
...we're not sure the rest of Bollywood will be convinced.
(Read: Is Priyanka trying to wriggle back into Salman's good graces?
And who should be the latest recipient of Priyanka's attentions but Kareena Kapoor, with whom the usually politically correct PC has shared a fairly explosive and bitter relationship in the past, famously trading barbs on Koffee With Karan
That may soon be ancient history. Priyanka dropped into the sets of Madhur Bhandarkar's Heroine
and hung out with Kareena: (Read: Priyanka hangs out with Kareena
What did Bebo make of the olive branch? There's been no word from the notoriously reticent star but Madhur, who directed Priyanka in Fashion
, had this to say:
Who's next on Priyanka's list? Akshay, perhaps?