Sexiest Asian Woman : Priyanka Chopra

Sexiest Asian Woman : Priyanka Chopra

Priyanka Chopra has all the reasons to feel on top of the world as the diva has beaten her "Bajirao Mastani" co-star Deepika Padukone and won back the coveted title of the world's "Sexiest Asian Woman" in an annual United Kingdom poll released on Thursday.

The poll was conducted by popular magazine Eastern Eye which listed top 50 Sexiest Asian Women. She got back her tag from Deepika Padukone who was on the top in 2016 but this time Deepika stands on the 3rd position.

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From being crowned as the Miss World to now becoming Asia's Sexiest Woman, Priyanka Chopra has earned a name not just for her elegance and beauty but also for her acting chops internationally.


The "Padmavati" star came in third, one below TV star Nia Sharma while Alia Bhatt held the fourth spot.

Thanking the fans for the honor, the 35-year-old "Quantico" star said, "I can not actually take credit for this at all". Full credit should be given to my genetics and your optic, I feel grateful and am humbled.

Priyanka has won the People's Choice Awards twice for her popular US TV series Quantico, in which she stars as Federal Bureau of Investigation recruit-turned-CIA agent Alex Parrish. The 35-year-old actor who has a huge following of 20 million on Instagram, will be seen in more global projects.

Other television actresses who ranked in the top 20 positions are Drashti Dhami at number six, Gauahar Khan ranked ninth and Rubina Dilaik of Shakti-Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki at number 10th position.

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