Mumbai: Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra who is known for her versatility has been appointed as the new jury member of the forthcoming 16th edition of Tribeca Film Festival.
According to the information given by the media, Filmmaker Amy Berg, actors Zachary Quinto and Willem Dafoe, and TV producer Sheila Nevins among others will also be on the jury.
Priyanka, who became a popular name in Hollywood through her lead role in TV series “Quantico”, will look after the 2017 Documentary and Student Visionary Competitions alongside Olivia Thirlby, Ryan Eggold, Brendan Fraser and Ileen Gallagher.
The winners of each category will be announced at the Tribeca Film Festival Awards ceremony on April 27 at BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center.
The festival, from April 19-30, will be hosted by Michael Rapaport.