Priyanka Chopra has defended her decision to wear Marchesa to her bridal shower.
The actress, 36, who was celebrating her upcoming nuptials to fiance Nick Jonas, 26, in Manhattan on Sunday, opted for a show-stopping feathered bridal-like white dress designed by shamed movie mogul Harvey Weinstein’s ex-wife Georgina Chapman.
Stating that Georgina – who left Harvey in October 2017 following numerous allegations of sexual assault against him – was ‘a friend of hers’, the Indian beauty relayed that it was wrong to take out his wrongdoings on a ‘self-made woman.’
‘Women supporting women’: Priyanka Chopra, 36, has defended her decision to wear Marchesa, designed by shamed Harvey Weinstein’s ex-wife Georgina Chapman, to her bridal shower
Priyanka, who won Miss.World 2000 and started her Bollywood career shortly after, adamantly spoke to
And speaking about the fashion designer, the Quantico star stated: ‘Georgina’s a friend of mine, and she has been. And it’s not her fault.
‘And I don’t think it’s right to take it out on a self-made woman what somebody in her life did. That’s the wrong attitude,’ Priyanka noted.
Continuing on, the raven-haired beauty gushed about her choice of attire: ‘That was a beautiful gown, and deserved to be worn by a bride-to-be. And it made me feel like a princess. It was the right choice.’
‘it’s not her fault’: Stating that Georgina was ‘a friend of hers’, the Indian beauty relayed that it was wrong to take out his wrongdoings on a ‘self-made woman’
‘I felt like a princess’: The actress, who was celebrating her upcoming nuptials to fiance Nick Jonas, 26, in Manhattan on Sunday, opted for a show-stopping dress designed by Georgina
Single: Georgina left Harvey in October 2017 following numerous allegations of sexual assault against him
On Sunday, Priyanka put on a show-stopping preview to her pending nuptials as she strutted with elegance in a gorgeous white Marchesa gown at her bridal shower at the Blue Box Cafe inside Tiffany’s’s flagship store in Midtown Manhattan.
The Exotic songstress stunned when she made her entrance in the gorgeous strapless number that was equal parts elegant and sophisticated.
The upper portion glistened under the bright lights of photographers as it showed off her ample assets and feathered towards the bottom portion while hugging her lean but curvy figure.
Priyanka accessorised with a diamond necklace and earrings and wore her glossy black tresses long with added body and a part in the middle.
Elegant: The Indian actress put on a show-stopping preview to her pending nuptials with fiance Nick Jonas in a frilly bridal white dress
Sophisticated: Priyanka accessorised with a diamond necklace and earrings and wore her glossy black tresses long with added body and a part in the middle
Priyanka was joined by her future sister-in-law Danielle Jonas (who is married to Kevin Jonas) as well as pals Lupita Nyong’o and Kelly Ripa, according to
Earlier in the day, Priyanka shared a photo on her Instagram Story of her getting her hair and makeup done for the shower as her friends stood beside her.
‘My girls r in town!’ she wrote in the caption, with the hashtags #anyreasontoparty and #preweddingcelebrations.’
Earlier in the day, Nick was spotted leaving Priyanka’s apartment at the Four Seasons in a matching charcoal ensemble as he flashed a relaxed grin at photographers.
Wow: The upper portion glistened as it showed off her ample assets and feathered towards the bottom portion while hugging her lean but curvy figure
Family love: According to Us Weekly , the party was thrown by bridesmaids Mubina Rattonsey and Anjula Acharia and included Priyanka’s mum Madhu Chopra (pictured)
Friendly preps: Priyanka shared a photo of her getting her hair an makeup done in an Instagram Story
Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas will reportedly get married in December. A source told Us Weekly magazine: ‘The wedding is happening in India.’
It was previously revealed the couple plan to blend traditions from their respective cultures on their big day.
‘Priyanka is having a really good time planning the wedding because it’s a mix of Indian and American styles and customs, which she knows so much about,’ the source said.
Priyanka is also excited about starting a family with Nick as soon as they are married.
An insider said; ‘They have amazing chemistry and can’t wait to have kids. They are going to wait till after the wedding to start trying. But it’s definitely on the agenda.’
Wow: The star was joined by her future sister-in-law Danielle Jonas as well as pals Lupita Nyong’o and Kelly Ripa, according to Vogue