New Member Of The Academy Awards: Deepika Padukone

Deepika Padukone, who has made a mark in Hollywood with her debut action film  “xXx: Return of Xander Cage” is one of the newest members of the Academy of Motion Picture of Arts And Sciences (AMPAS) .

Deepika feels privileged to be part of the prestigious organisation and took to Twitter to share her excitement. She wrote, “HONORED TO BE A NEW #ACADEMYMEMBER. @THEACADEMY #CLASSOF2017”.  Along with Deepika, Priyanka Chopra has joined the Academy class of 2017.

On the workfront, Deepika Padukone will be seen in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s period drama “Padmavati” which is slated for release on 17th November 2017.

  -Akhila Kakarala