"I do have a phenomenal team because they handle two continents of my scheduling and more than anything else, they make sure that nobody gets pissed off because I am spread too thin," said Priyanka Chopra
Luckily, she had help in the form of tennis star Sania Mirza, who received the Padma Bhushan. "We were separated - the Shris, the Bhushans, the Vibhushans," said Priyanka - so communication with Sania had to be via hand signals.
India sees very little of Priyanka Chopra now. The actress recently wrapped the second season of her American TV show Quantico and will head back to USA to shoot Baywatch, the film version of the superhit TV show
"What a fabulous January to begin my year with. I'm the daughter of an Army officer. So, the feeling of receiving this civilian award is extremely special," said Priyanka Chopra. The actress is currently in Montreal, where she is shooting for her television series Quantico