World At Feet!

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Way back I had met Deepika Padukone for a cover in­ter­view for our sis­ter pub­li­ca­tion SAVVY. At that point she was just 19, al­ready a su­per­model and was on the brink of sign­ing Farah Khan’s film Happy New Year with the Shah Rukh Khan. The venue she picked was her act­ing school - Anu­pam Kher’s Film Academy. And we plonked our­selves hap­pily on the steps and did the in­ter­view. 19-year-old Deepika even then was very cool, com­posed and ex­tremely grounded. …Sev­eral months later, Happy New Year re­leased, and Bol­ly­wood hailed the birth of a new sen­sa­tion. From then on, there was no turn­ing back, Deepika moved from strength to strength. And over the years, the 19-year-old I had met fur­ther evolved into one of Bol­ly­wood’s finest ac­tresses. Af­ter that, there was no stop­ping her. From be­com­ing the undis­puted num­ber one amongst the ac­tresses in Bol­ly­wood to for­ay­ing into the glitzy global world of Hol­ly­wood, Deepika achieved many ex­tra­or­di­nary mile­stones. It wasn’t only Bol­ly­wood, Hol­ly­wood too her­alded Deepika Paduokone for her style, screen pres­ence and act­ing prow­ess. And the ic­ing on the cake was Forbes mag­a­zine list­ing her amongst The World’s High­est Paid Ac­tresses. To­day, this gor­geous ac­tress is be­ing wooed by Hol­ly­wood’s finest and toasted to by the crème-de-la-crème there. And though the crown sits pretty on this beau­ti­ful damsel’s head, Deepika even to­day is ex­tremely cool, com­posed

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