DEEPIKA PADUKONE is named as the sexiest Asian Women in 2016 for the first time. It was once a crown that belonged to Priyanka Chopra. She now stands second in the order. The 2016 edition of the popular annual poll was based on millions of votes pouring in from across the globe. The other pretty faces down the line were Katrina Kaif, Sonam Kapoor, Mahira Khan, Gauhar Khan.
Deepika, who is soon set to make her Hollywood debut with ‘xXx: Return of Xander Cage’ opposite actor Vin Diesel, said in a statement “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.”
Apart from Deepika making the news, we should know about another lady who did standout too. The 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. Hats off to the two women who have made it big on and international platform