Madhu Chopra

HerZindagi recently had an intimate conversation with Dr. Madhu Chopra in anticipation of Mother’s Day. This year, we are honoring mothers who embody fierceness, authenticity, and fearlessness – qualities exemplified by Dr. Chopra, who fearlessly disregarded societal norms throughout her journey as a mother.

Madhu Chopra Biography

Madhu Chopra With Her Daughter

Full Name Madhu Akhouri Chopra
Profession(s) Businesswoman, Film Producer, Physician
Famous For Being the mother of Priyanka Chopra
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.) in centimeters– 160 cm
in meters– 1.60 m
in feet inches– 5’ 3”
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Brown
Debut Film (Producer): Bam Bam Bol Raha Hai Kashi (2016)
Personal Life
Date of Birth 16 June 1958 (Monday)
Age (as in 2019) 61 Years
Birthplace Jharkhand, India
Zodiac sign Gemini
Nationality Indian
Hometown Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Educational Qualification Not Known
Religion Hinduism
Food Habit Non-Vegetarian
Political Inclination Bharatiya Janata Party
Hobbies Travelling, Singing
Relationships & More
Marital Status Widow (Her husband died in 2013)
Husband/Spouse Ashok Chopra (Doctor; Died in 2013)
Children Son– Siddharth Chopra
Daughter– Priyanka Chopra
Parents Father– Dr. Manohar Kishan Akhouri
Mother– Madhu Jyotsna Akhouri
Siblings Brother– 1
Sisters– 3
Favourite Things
Favourite Food Eggs, Chinese Food
Favourite Colours White, Pink
Favourite Travel Destination New York


Madhu Chopra Personal life 

Madhu Chopra With Her Daughter Madhu Chopra With Her Daughter

Madhu Chopra Born on June 16, 1958, in Jharkhand, India, Madhu adheres to the Hinduism faith and holds Indian citizenship. She has primarily resided in Mumbai, Maharashtra, throughout her life, although specifics regarding her educational background remain undisclosed.

Madhu Chopra entered into matrimony with Dr. Ashok Chopra, who succumbed to cancer in 2013 following a prolonged battle with the disease. They are parents to two children. Their son, Siddharth Chopra, pursues a career as a chef, while their daughter, Priyanka Chopra, has gained worldwide acclaim as an actress. Madhu maintains a strong familial bond with both her daughter and son and additionally serves as the aunt of Bollywood luminary Parineeti Chopra.

Madhu Chopra Some Lesser Known Facts About 

  • Is Gautam Gambhir a smoker? No.
  • Does Madhu Chopra smoke? Yes.
  • Does Madhu Chopra consume alcohol? Yes.
  • Madhu has served in the Indian Army for several years as a physician.
  • During her tenure in the Indian Army, Madhu resided in various locations across the country, including Bareilly, Ambala, Delhi, Chandigarh, Lucknow, Pune, and Ladakh.
  • Additionally, she is a film producer, credited with producing films such as “Bam Bam Bol Raha Hai Kashi” (2016), “Ventilator” (2016), “Sarvann” (2017), “Pahuna: The Little Visitors” (2017), “Kaashi Amarnath” (2017), and “Firebrand” (2019).
  • Sadly, in 2013, her husband Ashok Chopra passed away after a prolonged battle with cancer.
  • Madhu is also a licensed pilot.
  • She holds the position of director at the Purple Private Resort in Mumbai.
  • Notably, her son-in-law is the American singer and actor, Nick Jonas.