Deepika Padukone has topped the list of ‘50 Sexiest Asian Women’ which was released by UK based Eastern Eye Weekly. Deepika has been named Sexiest Asian Woman in the world twice in the last three years. Priyanka Chopra topped the list last year. This year, Deepika Padukone dethroned Bajirao Mastani co-star Priyanka Chopra to bag the first position in the list. Millions of fans from across the world voted and the list was released on Wednesday. Nia Sharma is on number 3 position in the list.
Deepika Padukone said in her first interview post marriage to GQ magazine that 2018 has been a great year for her personally and professionally. Deepika Padukone’s Padmaavat co-starring Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor released in January this year and did phenomenal business at the box office. Deepika took a sabbatical post the release of the Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorial. She recently announced her next film that she will also be co-producing. Deepika will star in Meghna Gulzar’s next based on acid-attack survivor Laxmi Agrawal.
Incidentally, Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone both got married recently. Priyanka tied the knot with Nick Jonas in Jodhpur where Deepika and Ranveer wed in Italy. Priyanka has been busy shooting for her next Hindi film, The Sky is Pink with Farhan Akhtar and will resume shoot soon.
Mahira Khan came fourth on the list and Sonam K Ahuja, Katrina Kaif and Alia Bhatt are part of the top 10 Sexiest Asian Women list.