Bollywood beauty, Deepika Padukone says Priyanka and I are not professional rivals and she doesn’t understand the comparison between her and Peechee
The dimpled beauty of Bollywood, Deepika Padukone was seen recently promoting her Hollywood debut ‘xXx’, Return of Xander Cage. She came to India for some brand endorsements. She said she will start her shooting for the much-awaited movie Padmavati. During her stay in India Deepika conveyed in details about her journey in Bollywood so far in an interview to a channel. After carving a niche for herself in Indian audience she made her successful Hollywood debut, and she said it was a splendid experience for her so far. When the 31-year-old beauty, was asked about her comparisons with Priyanka Chopra who received huge accolades for her acting skills and successful career in Hollywood She said that she doesn’t make anything of it because she knows Priyanka at a personal level very well for any sort of comparisons. The actress “feels odd” and it “feels weird”.
She added that in the creative space, Priyanka’s demands and requirements are completely different. The actress finds the constant comparisons with Priyanka to be “bizarre”. She can understand comparisons with Anushka Sharma or Sonam Kapoor or Sonakshi Sinha but the actress can’t wrap her head with the comparisons with Priyanka.
When she was asked about her career move in Hollywood, She said at a personal level it was a significant step. It was a vital step to challenge herself and move above her comfort zone, she said, she wanted to take a risk and break certain notions set by society.
On, XXX being the year’s highest-grossing film worldwide, with collections of over Rs 2,000 crore, she said she is very happy for the success.
It’s a good news to her fans that, Deepika Padukone is reading scripts but has not finalized on any. She said, “I have been reading a lot of scripts both here and internationally. And ..let’s see.”