Bollywood actress are well known for ruling India, Asia and the World by their latkas and jhatkas. Needless to say, they have been capturing billion hearts from years now. However now these gorgeous ladies have got strict competition. Well, their competitors are not ladies from the foreign land, but our own desi choris, goris and behenjis – Yes, from the TV World.
Surprised? Well, the annual poll of Eastern Eye’s Sexiest Asian Woman is out and it proves it all. Out of top twenty, 14 women are Indian, and out of these 14, eight are TV actress who rule Mondays to Fridays, rest 6 are our Bollywood babes.
Drashti Dhami aka Madhubala is one position up this year at No. 2, while Sanaya Irani, finds a royal place at No. 3. These two pretty women have beaten some Bollywood A-Listers such as Katrina Kaif, Sonam Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, and Kareena Kapoor. In fact, Drashti at one stage was even leading at the top position, but eventually the Sexiest Asian Women could defeat her, who is none other than Asia’s favorite Priyanka Chopra.
Last year’s no. 2 and 2012’s no. 1, Priyanka Chopra regained her crown this year while Drashti Dhami continues to be in top 3. Last year, Drashti made a record by becoming the first TV actress to crack the top three slot, and this year she has a company too – Yes, Sanaya Irani urf Paro. Sanaya not just moved three positions forward but also defeated last year’s World No. 1 Katrina Kaif.
Bollywood actresses might be losing their spot time and again, but these TV actresses are only scaling up the ladder, year after year. Pavitra Rishta’s Asha Negi is at number 12 – she was number 18 last year. On the Contrary, Sonam Kapoor slipped down at number 9, last year she was at 5th position.
Gauhar Khan, who was recently slapped by an audience while shooting the finale of India’s Raw Star, also defeated almost all the Bollywood stars except PeeCee and Kats. Yes, the Bigg Boss 7 Winner is at no. 5 this year. Shocked?
There are several such examples this year, making it very clear that the Indian TV Actress are no less than the Bollywood superstars. Since, people across the globe vote for this UK based magazine, it is quite evident, how much these beautiful Tele actresses are loved in and outside India.
Now , they surely deserve a round of applause, don’t they? After all, they did what even the supermodels couldn’t do – ‘Beating the Bollywood A-Listers!’
Let’s quickly look at the list – The Top 20 Sexiest Asian Women of Indian Origin, starting from number 20
No. 17 Shraddha Kapoor