Priyanka Chopra Celebrates Holi on 'The Tonight Show' With Jimmy Fallon
Priyanka Chopra celebrated Holi on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.
The Quantico actress and talk show host covered each other's faces in brightly colored paint in celebration of the Hindu holiday, also known as the "Festival of Colors" -- a two-day celebration that takes place March 13 and 14 this year in India, Nepal, and other countries around the world and marks the triumph of good over evil.
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The 34-year-old Indian actress told Fallon she was feeling homesick and explained what Holi was to Fallon during her appearance on the show. He presented her with the traditional drink of thandai, which she said had milk, almonds and "magical substances which make you enjoy the colors a lot more," although Fallon said his version didn't have magical substances. The talk show host then presented her with brightly colored paints.
Chopra previewed her appearance with a photo on Instagram."Happy Holi with @jimmyfallon tonight!! U should see what he looks like! Lol," she posted.
She also posted a colorful photo of Fallon with the caption, "And a happy Holi to u too @jimmyfallon im a little less homesick now! I got u good... again!! @jimmyfallon with @repostapp."
By Sheri Elfman
Originally published in UPI Entertainment News.