Mannara Chopra: Sister of Priyanka Chopra: Biography, Family, Big Boss 17, Controversy, and many more.

Mannara Chopra is a prominent figure in the Telugu film industry, and she is also the paternal cousin of Bollywood actresses Priyanka and Parineeti Chopra. She also gained visibility as a contestant on Big Boss 17.

Mannara Chopra biography
Mannara Chopra biography
Date of BirthProfessionAge(2023)HomeTown
25 May 1991Actress32Ambala, Haryana
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Who is Mannara Chopra?

Mannara Chopra is an Indian actress who primarily works in South Indian movies, particularly in Telugu cinema. She is known for her role as Maya in the Bollywood movie “Zid.” She is also a paternal cousin of the famous Bollywood actresses Priyanka Chopra and Parineeti Chopra.

Mannara Chopra Biography/Wiki

Real NameBarbie Handa
Other NameMannara Chopra
Birth Date25 May 1991
Birth PlaceAmbala, Haryana
MotherKamini Chopra Handa
FatherRaman Rai Handa
BoyfriendNot Known
Net Worth20 Crore

Mannara Chopra Age, Birth Information, and Birth Chart.

Date of Birth25 May 1991
Time of Birth12:00:00 Am( Unknown)
Birth PlaceAmbala, Haryana
Birth DaySaturday
Zodiac SignLibra
Sun SignTaurus


Mannara Chopra Birth Chart
Mannara -Chopra Birth Chart

Zodiac Sign: Libra individuals are known for their diplomacy, charm, fairness, indecisiveness, and a strong desire for balance and harmony in their lives.

Chitra Nakshatra: Chitra Nakshatra individuals are creative and appreciate the finer things in life. They have an artistic talent and a desire for luxury.

Vyatipata Yoga: Individuals born in Vyatipata Yog may indeed face challenges in their career and financial situations. They often prefer a vegetarian diet and have a strong sense of fighting for just cause.

Mannara Chopra’s Early Life

From a very young age, Mannara Chopra displayed a keen interest in both dancing and singing. During her school days, in the sixth grade, she was an active part of the school band, contributing as a vocalist.

At a very early age, she started to learn kathak dance and other styles of dance such as hip-hop, belly dance, and Bollywood dance.

She started her career at the age of 8 or 9 years old when she began to be featured in advertisements.

Mannara Childhood picture
Mannara Childhood picture

Mannara Chopra’s Family

Mannara Chopra was born on 25 May 1991 in Ambala, Haryana. She belongs to a workaholic family; Mannara Chopra’s family has a tradition of early engagement in work and a strong work ethic.

This family background has likely influenced her own approach to her career, instilling in her the value of diligence and dedication from an early age.

Mannara Chopra parents

Mannara Chopra parents, father on right and mother on left.
Mannara -Chopra’s parents, father on the right and mother on the left.

Mother: Kamini Chopra Handa

Mother: Kamini Chopra Handa, the mother of Mannara Chopra, is the sister of Priyanka Chopra’s father. She is a well-known Jewellery designer.

Father: Raman Rai Handa

Father: Mannara Chopra’s father is Raman Rai Handa, he is a judge professionally.

Mannara Chopra Siblings

She has only one real sister. She does not have a brother.

Sister: Mitali Handa

Mitali is the Mannara’s sister. She is a fashion stylist who deals with diamonds in her business. She prefers to stay out of the limelight.

Just like many siblings, Mannara and Mitali have had their arguments, especially when Mannara took some items from Mitali’s collection without her knowing and wore them to events.

Mannara Chopra sister Mitali Handa
Mannara -Chopra sister Mitali Handa

Mannara Cousin other relation.

Priyanka ChopraCousin sisterActress
Parineeti ChopraCousin sisterActress
Late. Ashok ChopraMaternal UncleDoctor
Pawan ChopraMaternal UncleBusinessMan
Other relation

Mannara is the cousin sister of Priyanka Chopra and Parineeti Chopra. Her mother is the real sister of Priyanka Chopra and Parineeti Chopra

Mannara Chopra Family Tree

Mannara Chopra Family Tree
Mannara Chopra Family Tree

Mannara Chopra Husband/ Boyfriend

Mannara is not in a relationship right now, but she was previously involved with a boyfriend who was quite possessive. Their relationship ended due to some unresolved problems, though we don’t know the name of her ex-boyfriend.

Mannara Chopra is currently single. She does not have a husband or boyfriend. She is unmarried.

Mannara Chopra education

Mannara completed her Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) at South Fields School.

Additionally, she pursued a course in fashion design.

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Mannara Chopra’s journey from Modelling to acting

Before venturing into her acting career, Mannara began her professional journey as a model, starring in numerous advertisements, and then stepped into the movie industry.


Mannara rose to fame with her appearance in the Dabur Amla Hair Oil advertisement, where her gorgeous hair made her a household name in the television industry.

In 2013, she also shared the screen with Salman Khan in Suzuki’s ‘Apna Way of Life’ ad.

Mannara Suzuki Ad
Mannara Suzuki Ad

In 2014, Mannara Chopra became the beloved “ Bas Bajna Chahiye Ganna Girl” in the famous advertisement featuring Amit Trivedi’s music.

In her career, Mannara Chopra has been a part of more than 40 advertisements, including well-known brands like Kanakadurga Chits, Dulux, Nokia, and Parle.  


Telugu movie Prema Geema Jantha Nai2014Kaveri
Bollywood Movie Zid2014Maya
Tamil Movie Sandamarutham2015
Kannada FimRogue2017Anjali
OTT Haale Dil on Broken Notes2021
Reality Show Big Boss 172023Contestant
Cover SongZara Zara Behekta Hai2023Singer
Mannara Debut


She also featured in movies such as Sandamarutham(2015), Kaaval(2015), Thikka(2016), Jakkanna(2016), Sita(2019).

Mannara jakkanna movie
Mannara jakkanna movie

Upcoming movie: Thriagabadara Saami

Web stories

 In 2021, Mannara Chopra starred in the web story “Hale Dil Broken Note” featured in the Bollyfame app.

Mannara Webstory
Mannara Webstory


She also took part in an International Jazz Event in 2016.

She also made a remarkable appearance as a showstopper at India Runway Week.

Mannara at India Runway Week
Mannara at India Runway Week


Apart from her music cover song titled ‘Zara Zara Behekta Hai’, she made her appearance in the music videos such as ‘ Na Hona Tumse Door’ in 2021 and ‘ Hum Reh Gaye Akele’ in 2022, showcasing her versatile skills in both the acting and music industries.

Zara Zara Behekta Hai Mannara Cover Song
Zara Zara Behekta Hai Mannara Cover Song

Big Boss 17

Mannara Chopra was selected as a contestant on Big Boss 17 in 2023 due to her unique blend of charisma, charm, and a hint of attitude. She chose the “Dil Wala Ghar” house from the three Ghar Dil, Dimag, and Dum.

During her grand entry, Mannara danced with Salman Khan to the song “Lal Dupatta” from her sister Priyanka Chopra’s movie, adding a special and exciting touch to the season of Big Boss 17.

Mannara Chopra and Salman Khan in Big Boss 17
Mannara Chopra and Salman Khan in Big Boss 17

Mannara Chopra expressed her love for golgappe on Big Boss 17, and she and Salman Khan even enjoyed them together on the show, highlighting her affection for this popular Indian street food.


2015Best Female debut award for the movie ‘Zid’Lions Gold Awards
2017Special Jury Award for Best Actress ‘Thikka’15th Santosham Film Awards
2018Special Jury Award for Best Actress for film ‘Rogue’16th Santosham Film Awards.
2022Indian Influencer Iconic AwardMid-Day India International Influencer Awards
Mannara Chopra Special Jury Award
Mannara -Chopra Special Jury Award

Mannara Chopra Car Collection

Mannara Chopra owns an Audi A4, a luxury vehicle with a price range typically falling between $40,000 to $50,000.

Mannara Chopra Controversy

One of her videos was floating on social media. In the video, it appeared that director AS Ravi Kumar Chowdary had kissed Mannara on the cheek. In response to the video, Mannara clarified that their relationship is purely paternal, with the director treating her like a daughter, dispelling any romantic notions associated with the kiss.

Mannara Chopra controversy
Mannara- Chopra controversy

Mannara Chopra’s Salary and Net Worth

Mannara Chopra earns money through ads, brand deals, acting in movies, and TV shows, and participating in events.


Mannara’s earnings from advertisements are approximately $25,000 per ad.

She commands a substantial fee of one crore(100 lakhs) per movie.

Net worth

Her estimated total net worth is reported to be around 20 crores (200 million INR), reflecting her successful career in the entertainment industry.

Mannara Chopra’s physical appearance.

Weight70 kg
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBrown and Black
Mannara -Chopra’s physical appearance


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