It's Chopra, not 'Chopa'! Priyanka's name mispronounced at Emmys, Twitterati slam announcer

Sep 18, 2017, 16:15 IST | mid-day online correspondent

Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra's name was mispronounced as 'Chopa' at Emmys 2017 held at Microsoft Theater on Sunday in Los Angeles, California. Twitterati was up in arms after the announcer's goof-up!

It's Chopra, not 'Chopa'! Priyanka's name misspronounced at Emmys, Twitterati slam announcer
Actors Priyanka Chopra and Anthony Anderson speak onstage during the 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Microsoft Theater on September 17, 2017, in Los Angeles, California. Pic/AFP

Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra's name was mispronounced as 'Chopa' at Emmys 2017 held at Microsoft Theater on Sunday in Los Angeles, California. Twitterati was up in arms after the announcer's goof-up!

Priyanka Chopra stepped out in a figure-hugging white custom-made Balmain mermaid creation at the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards. Priyanka, who presented an award at the ceremony, made heads turn with her full-sleeves ensemble, which was adorned with crystals and had a feather skirt train.

With her hair neatly tied in a ponytail, her lips done up in deep berry red and dramatic eye make-up, the 'Quantico' star exuded a fierce and powerful demeanour at the red carpet of the gala.

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Priyanka Chopra, however, had an embarrassing moment on stage when the Emmys announcer mispronounced her name as 'Chopa'.

Twitterati was up in arms after the announcer's goof-up!

Here are some reactions on Twitter:

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The 'Baywatch' sensation, however, was not spared from the trolling either. Twitterati poked fun at Priyanka's outfit; from calling it a 'poo emoji' dress to a 'falcon', check out some hilarious tweets:

 

 Last year, Priyanka Chopra had made her debut at the Emmy Awards and left a lasting impression with a confident twirl in a red single-shoulder gown.

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