- "Thank you for inviting me," tweeted Priyanka
- The Academy issued a list of 774 invitations to join the prestigious film
- Aamir Khan and Salman Khan have also made it to the list
A couple of weeks, Priyanka, 34, was ranked #1 on the chart of Top Actors list, displacing her Baywatch co-star Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson. Priyanka Chopra's popularity index on social media was above many stars. She received 98% Twitter mentions, a Hollywood Reporter survey stated. In US, she's also popular for her role in television series Quantico, in which she plays Alex Parrish.
Meanwhile, Big B's Hollywood project The Great Gatsby and Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham has been recognised on the list while Aishwarya's Jodhaa Akbar and Devdas have been included. Deepika's Piku (co-starring Amitabh Bachchan) and xXx: The Return Of Xander Cage, her maiden Hollywood film, have been listed. Aamir's 3 Idiots and Lagaan are there. For Salman, it's Sultan and Bajrangi Bhaijaan while Irrfan's Life Of Pi and Slumdog Millionaire have been listed out.
However, any confirmation on the new members voting rights for the Oscars hasn't been announced officially.
Chris Hemsworth, Chris Evans, Gal Gadot, all are popular for their superhero roles, have also been invited. Other actors who have made it to the list are Dwayne Johnson, Riz Ahmed, Terry Crews, Chris Pratt, Anna Faris, Donald Glover and Zoe Kravitz.