Madhu Chopra - Updated Dec 2023

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Jharkhand, India
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Jharkhand, India

Madhu Chopra

Madhu Chopra is a film producer, physician, and Indian Businesswoman. Madhu Chopra is widely known as the mother of actress Priyanka Chopra.

Early Life and Childhood

Madhu Chopra was born on June 16, 1958, in Jharkhand, India. As of now, she is 63 years old. She was born to Dr. Manohar Kishan Akhouri and Madhu Jyotsna Akhouri. Her father was a former Congress veteran. Moreover, her mother was a former member of the Bihar Legislative Assembly.

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Caption: Madhu Chopra with her brother taking a photo. Source(Instagram)

Madhu has never disclosed her educational background. She has 4 siblings, a brother, and 3 sisters. The name of her siblings is still not known. In an interview, her daughter revealed that Madhu has 7 certificates in the medical line. Moreover, she is also a certified pilot.


Madhu Chopra started her career as a doctor in the Indian Army.  She served in the Indian Army as a physician for several years. Madhu stayed in different parts of the country like Delhi, Pune, Ladakh, Bareilly, and Ambala while serving Army. She holds 7 different certificates. In an interview, her daughter Priyanka Chopra said Her mother ran away from home to become a doctor in the Indian Army.

Madhu Chopra is an ardent supporter of the Bharatiya Janata Party. She also tried her luck in the film industry by producing films. Like, Bam Bam Bol Raha Hai Kashi, Sarvann, Ventilator, and many more.

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Caption: Poster of film produced by Madhu Chopra. (Source: Glamour Nepal)

Priyanka Chopra’s career

Priyanka Chopra is one of the highest-paid and Padma Shri Honored Indian actresses, singers, models, film producers, and philanthropists. She started her acting career playing a lead role in Abbas-Mustan’s romantic thriller Humraaz. Sadly, it was a big failure due to some reasons. She has also made an appearance in the Tamil movie Thamizhan. She finally had a hit movie name Andaaz opposite Lara Dutta.

Priyanka Chopra appeared in different movies playing different characters. She also appeared on the ABC thriller series Quantico in 2015. Later on, she became 1st South Asian to headline an American network series. She has also worked with Dwayne Jhonson, Zac Efron, and many more in the movie Baywatch. Currently, her White Tiger named film has been released which is creating new records.

Priyanka Chopra tried her luck in singing too. She developed an interest in singing because of her late father. Her first song was In My City featuring rapper William. The son gained huge success. Then she released another song named Exotic featuring Pitbull which debuted at number 16 on the Billboard Dance/Electronic Songs.

Priyanka Chopra is also philanthropic. She has worked for UNICEF for more than 10 years. Likely, she has been appointed as the national and global UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for Child Rights.

Awards and Nominations

When it comes to receiving awards Madhu Chopra has not been awarded yet. Likely, her daughter has received and been nominated for several awards. Nominated for Best Actress, Entertainer of The Year, Memorable Performance, Supporting Actress, and many more. And, won Best Actress, Guild Global Honor, Entertainer of The Year, and many more.

In addition, She has won 59 awards and other 38 nominations.

Madhu Chopra – Net Worth 2023

Madhu Chopra has been serving in The Indian Army for many years. And, she has tried her luck in different fields. Surely, she has been earning a hefty amount of money. Her estimated net worth is $5 million. Her salary is still not known.

Madhu Chopra’s daughter has also established her career successfully. She has been earning a hefty amount of money through her successful career. Her estimated net worth is $20 million. Likewise, her annual salary is $10 million.

Personal Life

Madhu Chopra was married to Dr. Ashok Chopra. Sadly, he died of cancer in 2013. There is no information that where did they meet each other and when did they marry. They were blessed with a daughter name Priyanka Chopra and a son Siddharth Chopra. Priyanka is an actress and Siddharth is a chef.

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Caption: Madhu Chopra’s photo with her late husband. Source(Instagram)

Rumors and controversies

Madhu Chopra has not been in controversy yet. Nor, any rumors have been spread about her. Priyanka is rumored to have hooked up with Assem Merchant. Moreover, she suffered controversy when she was rumored to have an affair with actor Shahrukh Khan. Likewise,  another actor Ranbir Kapoor also was denied her later.

Social Media

Madhu Chopra is active on social media platforms. She has an Instagram account name @chopramm2001, she has gained 13.3k followers on it. In 2010, she joined Twitter with the account name @madhuchopra. Currently, she has gained 14.4k followers on it.

Madhu Chopra – Body Measurements

Madhu Chopra seems to be very beautiful and tall. Her height is 5 feet 6 inches (167 cm). Her weight is around 80 kg (176 lbs). Madhu’s bra size is 33B. Moreover, her body size is 34-36-40. Her shoe size is 6. In addition, she is blessed with dark brown eyes color and black hair color.