Bollywood star Deepika Padukone has been featured on the latest cover of TIME magazine. The iconic American magazine described Padukone as a ‘global star’ bringing ‘the world to Bollywood’. It had previously named Padukone among its list of 100 most influential people in the world in 2018. Deepika is called ‘the most popular actress in the world’s most populous country’. On the cover, she is seen wearing a beige oversized suit and no shoes.
The actor became one of the rare Indian stars to feature on the cover of TIME, earlier graced by names like Priyanka Chopra, Aishwarya Rai and others. In the interview with the magazine, she said: “My mission has always been to make a global impact while still being rooted in my country.” The actor got candid about the opportunities that lie ahead for India despite the two historic Oscar wins.
About the TIME magazine
- TIME magazine is a renowned weekly news publication based in the United States. It was first published in 1923 and has since become one of the most influential and widely read magazines in the world. TIME covers a wide range of topics including politics, world events, culture, science, technology, and entertainment.
- Known for its distinctive red border on its cover, TIME is recognized for its in-depth journalism, insightful analysis, and thought-provoking articles. The magazine has a global readership and is respected for its objective reporting and comprehensive coverage of important news stories.
- TIME also publishes annual lists such as the TIME 100, which highlights the most influential people in the world, and the Person of the Year, which recognizes the individual or group that has had the most significant impact on the year’s events.
- With its long-standing history and reputation, TIME magazine continues to inform and shape public opinion on a wide range of issues, making it a highly respected source of news and analysis.