Priyanka Chopra Had The Sweetest Reason For Taking Nick Jonas' Last Name

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Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas attend the Ralph Lauren fashion show during New York Fashion Week at Bethesda Terrace on September 7, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Rob Kim/Getty Images)

Priyanka Chopra has finally revealed why she decided to add “Jonas” to her last name.

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And then.. there was only him... 😍

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“I always wanted to add his name to mine because I feel like we’re becoming family, and I’m a little traditional and old school like that,” the actress told Jimmy Fallon. “But I don’t take away my identity. He gets added to who I am.”

She also said that she never thought it was important.

“The gravity of it, it’s like a big deal! I didn’t realize it was that much of a big deal until I did it,” she added.

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Happiness in the mountains ⛰ ❤️💕

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Though the couple ended up with an extravagant wedding in India, they didn’t originally plan to get married in Chopra’s home country. Chopra said they initial idea was to tie the knot on a private island “away from everything,” but logistically it became too difficult.

Watch the full interview below.