The list of ‘The most powerful people of India 2019’ powered by a leading publication, features our very own global icon Deepika Padukone. The female superstar of the country also becomes the only Bollywood actress in the list of ‘The most Powerful people of India 2019. Deepika Padukone is also the first woman to be ranked in the top five of the Forbes India Celebrity 100 list, 2018. And that’s not all. Earlier, the actress had earned the title of ‘World’s most admired’ in the list published by another leading entity, which is a British international Internet-based market research and data analytics firm, making her the most gorgeous woman in the world from Bollywood owing to her work in films and her global appeal.
This year’s list of most powerful Indians has 27 businessmen and women up from 22 last year and Deepika surely has risen to the ranks, given the popularity, influence and success. Among Bollywood actors like Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar, Ranveer Singh, Salman Khan, Deepika Padukone is the only actress on the list of ‘The most powerful people of India 2019’.
After bringing to screen the courage and valour of Rani Padmini, Deepika Padukone is also busy working on another tale ‘Chhapaak’ based on the instances from the life of acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal, her bravery and the human spirit. Helmed by Meghna Gulzar, the film is all set to release on 10th January 2020.
Apart from that, the actress will be playing the role of Kapil Dev’s wife, Romi Bhatia in the upcoming Ranveer Singh starrer ‘83. The beautiful couple will be sharing the screen for the first time since their wedding.