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Deepika Padukone Recognized as a Global Disruptor by International Publication

Deepika Padukone has once again made headlines by securing a place among the global disruptors for the class of 2024. This recognition, awarded by the internationally acclaimed publication Deadline, acknowledges her impactful contributions to the entertainment industry. Joining the ranks of international icons such as Eva Longoria, Uma Thurman, and Lee Sung Jin, Padukone’s inclusion in this prestigious list is a testament to her significant influence and groundbreaking work in the global entertainment arena.

This esteemed acknowledgement places Padukone among an exclusive cohort of influential personalities who are actively reshaping the global entertainment landscape. As the only Indian star featured on the Global Disruptors List, Padukone solidifies her position as a trailblazer on the world stage, hailed as “Racket to Rocket: India’s Surprise Superstar is on a mission to break barriers and taboos.”

In a statement reflecting on her journey and achievements, Padukone shared her gratitude for the collaborative nature of the film industry, emphasizing that “Of course, the success of a movie is important, but for me, the time I’ve had with people and the experiences I have on the set of a film are the most important.”

The announcement has also been proudly shared by Deepika Padukone’s team on her official website, further cementing her status as a global icon. Padukone’s stellar career is underscored by a series of box office hits in India and significant appearances on international platforms. She has made notable appearances as a presenter at the Oscars and BAFTA, and served as a jury member at the Cannes Film Festival, effectively marking her transition from Bollywood to global stardom.

However, Padukone’s influence extends beyond her cinematic achievements. She is a vocal advocate for mental health awareness and uses her platform to address and reduce the stigma surrounding mental health issues through her foundation, Live Love Laugh. Her efforts in this realm have garnered widespread admiration and respect, further establishing her as a multifaceted and socially-conscious individual.

Currently, Deepika Padukone is expecting her first child with fellow actor and husband Ranveer Singh. Despite this personal milestone, she remains actively engaged in her professional journey. On the work front, Padukone is set to appear in ‘Singham Again,’ the third installment of Rohit Shetty’s popular cop universe. In this film, she will take on the role of Lady Singham, acting alongside an impressive ensemble cast that includes Ajay Devgn, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Ranveer Singh, Akshay Kumar, Tiger Shroff, and Arjun Kapoor.

But that’s not all. Padukone is also poised to captivate audiences in the highly anticipated sci-fi epic ‘Kalki 2898 AD.’ In this ambitious project, she will share the screen with legendary figures such as Amitabh Bachchan, Kamal Haasan, Prabhas, and Disha Patani. Furthermore, she is preparing for another exciting project, ‘The Intern,’ where she will again join forces with the iconic Amitabh Bachchan, promising another performance that is sure to leave a lasting impact on viewers.

These upcoming projects are a testament to Padukone’s versatility and her relentless pursuit of challenging and diverse roles. Her journey from Bollywood to global recognition is a story of determination, talent, and a drive to break new ground, not only in her professional life but also in her advocacy work.

The announcement of her inclusion in the Global Disruptors List serves as an acknowledgment of her remarkable journey and her ongoing impact on the entertainment industry. As she continues to push boundaries and challenge norms, Deepika Padukone remains a true global disruptor, changing the landscape of entertainment with every role she takes on and every cause she champions.

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