Deepika Padukone praises Ayushmann Khurrana for his memorable films and iconic characters

Ayushmann Khurrana’s meteoric rise to stardom has earned him a place in the most influential people in the world list, put together by an international magazine. All praise for the actor, Deepika had penned a note for Ayushmann and shared that everyone talks about the ‘Dream Girl’ actor because of the impact he has made with his memorable films and iconic characters. Deepika also praised the way Ayushmann convincingly transforms into characters. She attributed Ayushmann for having patience, perseverance, fearlessness and to dare to dream.

Sharing his views for the international recognition, Ayushmann had said in a statement, “As an artist, I have only looked to contribute towards bringing a positive change in society through cinema and this moment is a huge validation of my belief system and my journey. I have always believed that cinema has the power to bring about change by triggering the right conversations among people and society. Hopefully, through my content choices, I have been able to contribute towards my country and countrymen.”

Apart from Ayushmann, some of the other global artists that feature in this coveted list are ‘Parasite’ director Bong Joon Ho, Selena Gomez and The Weeknd.