This article was last updated on April 16, 2022
India Today after almost a decade has put Deepika Padukone and hailed her as The New Dream Girl. India Today has put on its cover the reigning queen of Indian film industry, Deepika Padukone.
This is after 10 years an inspirational story of an actress has been carried by India Today. The last cover story was on Ashwariya Rai in 2003 on her global influence. The dusky diva has risen to a different high this year. The entire 2013 has been marked as Deepika’s year. Deepika’s year started with the magnificent success of Race 2, the actress has made it a point to not stop. In fact Deepika Padukone has been reigning the marquee from Cocktail onward last September.
The actress has become the queen of success. Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani and Chennai Express have become the grand hits of the year. Both the movie has done record breaking business.
The actress has shown passion and hard work of an exceptional level. Here is the Film Business graph for the actress
Cocktail (2012) Rs. 74 crores, Race 2 (2013) Rs. 96.4 crores, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013) Rs. 185.85 crores, Chennai Express (2013) Rs. 218.15 crores.