Priyanka Mehta is originally from Jaipur. She attended acting classes with Kishore Namit Kapoor. Her debut film in Bollywood is Zindagi Tere Naam.
Chopra made her acting debut with the 2002 Tamil film Thamizhan. The following year, she made her Bollywood film debut with The Hero: Love Story of a Spy and followed it with the hit Andaaz, for which she won a Filmfare Best Female Debut Award.