Bollywood Superstar Priyanka Chopra Jonas says her upcoming Prime Video series “Citadel” is the first project in her over two-decades long career where she was being paid equal to her male lead co-star.
“Citadel”, an ambitious spy drama slated to debut on April 28, is produced by the Russo Brothers’ (filmmakers Joe and Anthony Russo) AGBO and showrunner David Weil.
Chopra Jonas plays elite spy Nadia Sinh opposite “Game of Thrones” star Richard Madden in the globe-trotting series.
“I’ve been working in the entertainment industry for 22 years. I have done about 70-plus features, and two TV shows. When I did ‘Citadel’, I had pay parity with my male actor for the first time in 22 years,” the actress , known for starring in blockbuster Hindi titles “Barfi!”, “Bajirao Mastani”, ‘Dostana “, and “Mary Kom”, Don said.