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Bollywood Actress Priyanka Chopra Becomes The First South Asian Model For Guess

"I'm their first brown model," says Chopra.

Posted on October 28, 2013, at 8:08 p.m. ET

Former Miss World, Bollywood actress, and singer Priyanka Chopra is the first Indian to be a Guess girl.

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Chopra is featured in a series of black-and-white pictures by musician and photographer Bryan Adams for the American brand's upcoming holiday campaign, E! Online reported.

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Chopra reportedly signed with the brand after a meeting with Guess President Paul Marciano who told her she reminded him of Sophia Lauren.

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"I'm pretty much quintessential Guess — feminine, the big hair, the big eyes, the doe-eyed look," Chopra told E! Online. "I really do believe that women should always be feminine and beautiful and not skinny, but rounded."

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She has acted in some of Bollywood's highest grossing films such as Don 2 and Agneepath, and has received awards for her performances in Fashion and 7 Khoon Maaf.

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"I'm their first brown model. For a global fashion brand, for them to move their campaign into a global space, for me it's an honor," Chopra told Women's Wear Daily.

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She is now an aspiring pop star with two international singles. "Exotic" featuring Pitbull, and "In My City" featuring will.i.am, to her credit.

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