Despite not having any release in 2016, Deepika Padukone has got enough limelight for her. Be it her Hollywood debut xXx: Retrun of Xander Cage or her hot appearances at award shows, the fans are going gaga over her looks. Her upcoming movie Padmavati has also been talk of the town whole year. Deepika got in news for denying to act with a small actress due to which Sanjay Leela Bhansali had to bring in Shahid Kapoor as her on-screen husband in the movie.
Priyanka Chopra, who had been ruling as the sexiest Asian Woman for last four years has been now replaced by Deepika Padukone. Priyanka is also one of the most popular celebrities globally due to her ABC series Quantico and Hollywood movie Baywatch. The actress has been dropped to number two as per the list published by British weekly newspaper Eastern Eye.
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It proves that, it is not just the Bollywood but the whole world going crazy over Deepika Padukone and her killer looks. On winning the title Deepika said, “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.”
Britain-based Eastern Eye newspaper publishes list of sexiest Asian women every year. The list is prepared on the bases of public votes pouring from all across the world.
Other actresses who made their places in the list are Nia Sharma (third), Dhrashti Dhami (fourth), Alia Bhat (fifth), Sanaya Irani (sixth), Katrina Kaif (seventh), Sonam Kapoor (eighth), Mahira Khan (ninth) and Gauhar Khan (10th).