Priyanka Chopra’s American TV debut Quantico’s on ABC
Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra’s TV debut and spy drama Quantico is selected by ABC TV networks to be aired for prime time starting during the months of September and October. The actress has expressed her delight over the news as she spreads it through her twitter account along with a pic of hers with her co-stars of Quantico. With the series Quantico being picked up by ABC along with other five new dramas to be aired from fall season, Priyanka will be the first ever bollywood actress to be in the standalone episode of top slot show on American broadcasting company owned by Disney.
With Quantico pilot being aired at the fall season on ABC, the bollywood diva will go global sharing her onscreen presence with top American TV actors like Dougray Scott and Jake McLaguhlin. The pilot of the show Quantico on ABC will mark Priyanka’s presence on a prominent international showbiz. She has already made herself global with her music launches I Can’t Make You Love Me, and now the recognition is taken further.
Quantico TV show’s pilot stars Priyanka Chopra essaying a lead role of trainee named Alex, at FBI’s Quantico base in a group of recruits. She also plays a love interest of famous American actor Jake McLaughlin. The role essayed by Priyanka is of half caucascian and half Indian FBI Trainee having a nightmarish past.
The Quantico is about a bunch of young and vibrant FBI trainees and their adventures and experiences. The plot also highlights one of the trainees in the group being a secret terrorist who was involved in 9/11 terrorist attack. Beside Priyanka, the show also stars Dougray Scott, Jake McLaughlin, Aunjanue Ellis, Yasmine Al Massri, Tate Ellington, Graham Rogers and Johanna Braddy.
The Quantico is written by Safran and produced by Mark Gordon known with TV thrillers Criminal Minds and Grey’s Anatomy. Priyanka joined the ABC’s drama pilot Quantico in Feb. 2015 and she finished the shoot in Los Angeles a couple of months back before she hushed back to shoot for her upcoming bollywood project Bajirao Mastani along side Deepika.
As ABC has announced the new drama tv series for the 2015-2016 prime time, it has selected other shows beside Quantico.
New Dramas Picked up by ABC
Check out other dramas picked up by ABC TV networks for 2015-2016:
1. The Catch
2. Jenna Bans’ The Family
3. Kings & prophets
4. Untitled one formerly known as ‘Boom’
5. LA Crime (earlier Wicked City)
6. Quantico To Series
As for the producer Gordon, the selection of the Quantico To Series comes as a farewell gift as he will be leaving ABC studios after being there almost a decade for an upcoming venture with eOne. It has been nine years that Mark Gordon’s first series Grey’s Anatomy was picked up by ABC.
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