Malala and Priyanka Chopra can't stop fangirling over each other

Malala and Priyanka Chopra can't stop fangirling over each other

The Nobel Peace Prize Winner and PeeCee met at the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday
21 Sep, 2017

What happens when a Nobel Peace Prize winner and a Bollywood star meet at the UN General Assembly?

UN-deniable chemistry... we swear it sounded funny in our heads.

Malala Yousafzai and Priyanka Chopra met at UNGA on Tuesday and immediately hit it off. PeeCee, who is a Goodwill ambassador of UNICEF and Malala, the youngest ever UN Messenger of Peace were present at the event to discuss the dire need for girl's education.

After the talks, the two posed together for a selfie. And Malala, the Bollywood buff that she is, couldn't help but fangirl over the desi girl.

And wouldn't you know it, Priyanka turned out to be a bigger fan of Malala.

She even posted their selfie on Instagram and gushed about Malala.

"Malala, you are an undeniable force to be reckoned with. You are a role model to all the girls and boys that want to make this world a better place for the future," wrote Priyanka.

"I realised you're also just a young girl with young dreams. Your jokes, Your love for Hindi Films, your infectious laughter will always remind me of what a huge responsibility you have taken on at such a tender age... I'm so proud to know you my friend. You inspire women like me all over the world. Can't wait to speak to u in our secret Hindi/Urdu again."

In addition to their meet, the young Nobel laureate also got a chance to talk with Nikolaj CosterWaldau (aka Game of Thrones' Jamie Lannister) at the event.

And the star was just as honoured to have met Malala.


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azhar Sep 21, 2017 04:25pm
A promotional opportunity for Priyanka. They malign Pakistan but are eager to take pictures with our Nobel laureates.
Vasan Sep 21, 2017 04:36pm
Power girls Priyanka and Malala good for each other as fight for the same cause. Hope if they meet again in India and later in Pakistan promoting women education and safety.
aamer Sep 21, 2017 04:49pm
So proud of you Malala. Keep up the good work.
Harmony-1© Sep 21, 2017 04:50pm
@Azhar - No, not fair, not all "malign Pakistan". There is good and bad on both sides but perhaps more over there :)
aamer Sep 21, 2017 04:50pm
@azhar But Priyanka never said a bad word about Pakistan, infact she wanted to work in Pakistani films and dramas.
Amir581 Sep 21, 2017 04:57pm
@aamer If you had read her book, you would not have said these words.
DIPAK SINGHAM Sep 21, 2017 05:19pm
A girl who did nothing for any women, girls or anybody & gets Nobel price, her famous incident is just an incident & world makes her & treat her like a celebrity.
jayakumar Sep 21, 2017 05:20pm
@azha Two pakistani nobel laureates Abdus salam whom you people disowned & he left your country and the other one Malala whom you people could not kill & she finally got what she deserved. Malala is a world citizen & has less in common with your radical society.
R Sep 21, 2017 06:20pm
@DIPAK SINGHAM requesting you to read about her and then put your comments. She is so inspirational and brave.
shad Sep 21, 2017 07:20pm
there are a lot good peoples on both side but the great unfortunate that they not work as such that bad peoples have been doing. everyone who want peace come forward to defeat hates and promote prosperities between these two nations.
Rahul Sep 22, 2017 12:08am
I guess PM Abbasi was too busy to meet Malala!
arun Sep 22, 2017 12:09am
Who is the person next to Malala?
Honest Sep 22, 2017 12:13am
If you are so proud of her..ask her to come back to the country..
jaz Sep 22, 2017 02:16am
One is fake and one is opportunistic. You decide.
Secularist Sep 22, 2017 02:35am
@azhar Both Priyanka and Malala are welcome in India and can travel across the country with much fanfare and freedom to speak for the causes they believe in. Wonder if they can do that in Pakistan, even thou Mala is a Pakistani Nobel laureate? A point of pride for every Pakistani?
Javed Sep 22, 2017 02:55am
It's so nice to see Indian and Pakistani together.
Mushtaq Kamil Sep 22, 2017 03:09am
@DIPAK SINGHAM Noble Peace Prize is a political tool used by the Norwegian Nobel Committee . Malala has not done even 1% of what Edhi did for Betterment of people of Pakistan. Edhi should have been given noble prize long back. Please remember Ghandhi also never got Noble prize as it would have offended Britishers. Only noble prize which counts are Physics chemistry Medicine and Economics.
Chacha Sep 22, 2017 04:58am
@DIPAK SINGHAM you are wrong. She stood for women education when Schools were targeted .
Vp Sep 22, 2017 06:10am
Both need each other to get some media attention.
Rp Sep 22, 2017 06:19am
@DIPAK SINGHAM - Dipak Ji, one incidence? Do you know what lead to that incidence; why was she targeted? Please read and read with open mind. And now, see how she is holding up to the best of the best of human beings in both her words and her deeds? Let's learn to appreciate good deeds in others - she is the most courageous girl, coming from an equally courageous family. Can you and I do what she did? She shook the terrorist organizations enough that they had to decide to target her - a child; even though targeting children doesn't get anyone - even the terrorists -any brownie points.
truth Sep 22, 2017 07:52am
One of the best actress in the world with Priyanka Chopra.
Shafique Sep 22, 2017 08:13am
Nice to see them together and praise each other. Living in USA and working in high tech industry i have many family friends and colleagues with Indian roots. Nice people! I wish both countries leave politics to live in harmony. it will help Millions in need on both sides
jaz Sep 22, 2017 08:42am
One is fake and other is opportunistic. You can decide which is which.
Onecaring Sep 22, 2017 09:45am
@DIPAK SINGHAM ...and you are qualified to say all this because...?
aimi Sep 22, 2017 08:08pm
@ Dipak. She is brave. She did Public speaking for advocacy for girls education when she was only 9. That is why she was targeted. There are many brave kids like her. Like the ones who went to school after having survived Peshawer attack. She is the one representing them all
MJ KHAN Sep 23, 2017 01:25pm
When did Jamie's right hand grow back?
Ali Sep 23, 2017 06:08pm
Love is limitless whether it should be within or out of borders ..... we should work for good will keep it up