Full credit should be given to my genetics and optics. She also took to Instagram to give due credits to her fans (and genes) and said: Apart from being an A-list star, the "Sexiest Asian Woman" and making continuous waves in Hollywood, Priyanka Chopra is also one of the hottest Indian stars on social media, and has recently crossed 20 million followers on Instagram. Eastern Eye's award-winning Entertainment editor Asjad Nazir, who founded the list and puts it together annually, said: "Priyanka Chopra has become an incredible worldwide ambassador for India and is smashing through glass ceilings all over the world".
Raees lead Mahira Khan stood 5th on the list and she was accompanied by the following actors who summed up the top 10 people on the list. Taking to Twitter to announce her gratitude for the title, she wrote on the microblogging website, "I should thank my mom and dad for this award". However, there was one person for Nia Sharma who made it all the more special for her and it was none other than global desi girl Priyanka Chopra.
In the same poll, Priyanka Chopra has been voted the "Sexiest Asian Woman".
Priyanka Chopra is a globetrotter by choice and also by profession. "She is the ideal mix of beauty, brains, bravery and a kind heart", said Asjad Nazir. And you will be surprised to know that Deepika Padukone dragged down to number 3 position this year. Yes it's a TV girl who is weird, fierce, bizarre, wannabe or whatever names they call her.
Television actress Drashti Dhami took the 6th position and the Tiger Zinda Hai actress Katrina Kaif was on 7th.