Bollywood Diva and Actress Deepika Padukone has got another feather in her cap of achievements. The xXx: Return of Xander Cage star has been named the sexiest Asian woman in the world for the first time. Deepika has been ruling the Indian film industry from past many yaers and will be see making her Hollywood debut opposite to Vin Diesel in upcoming movie xXx: Return of Xander Cage.
Deepika has dethroned another Indian actress Priyanka Chopra, who has won the title four times in the popular list that is annually published by Britain-based Eastern Eye newspaper.
The Actress seems to be on seventh cloud with her achievement and she said that “It does bring a smile to my face, but sexy means different things to different people. For me, it’s not just physical. Being comfortable with who you are, is sexy. Confidence is sexy. Innocence and vulnerability is sexy.”
The 2016 edition of the popular annual poll was based on millions of votes pouring in from across the globe.
Other Celebrities in the list of Sexiest Asian Woman are:
2. Priyanka Chopra, the ‘Quantico’ fame and very soon will be seen in Baywatch opppositre Dwayne Johnson aka The Rock, was pushed down to second place.
3. Another Indian Television actress Nia Sharma took the third spot, and reclaimed the title as the sexiest television star.
4. TV actress Drashti Dhami maintained her top five place and came in fourth.
5. Rising star Alia Bhatt cracked the top 10 for the first time and was ranked fifth.
Others in the top 10 are Sanaya Irani (sixth), Katrina Kaif (seventh), Sonam Kapoor (eight), Pakistani actress Mahira Khan (ninth) and Gauhar Khan (10th).
The oldest is 53-year-old philanthropist Nita Ambani (32nd), who is the first woman to ever be included as an editor’s choice in the 13-year history of the long-running countdown.