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Love Aaj Kal

Deepika Padukone, Bollywood Actress

Killing them softly with her smile…

Text by Sitanshi Talati-Parikh. Photographs by Prasad Naik. Styling by Nisha Jhangiani. Make-up and hair by Subhash Vagal

She responds to questions with wide-eyed innocence. She will giggle and toss her head, even shriek with laughter. But to get her to reveal her innermost thoughts is a real job, discovers Verve as she engages Deepika Padukone, voted the ‘Hottest Girl on Earth’ by a men’s monthly, in a freewheeling chat
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Deepika Padukone
November 12, 2009

Killing them softly with her smile…

Text by Sitanshi Talati-Parikh. Photographs by Prasad Naik. Styling by Nisha Jhangiani. Make-up and hair by Subhash Vagal

She responds to questions with wide-eyed innocence. She will giggle and toss her head, even shriek with laughter. But to get her to reveal her innermost thoughts is a real job, discovers Verve in a freewheeling chat with Deepika Padukone, who was voted the ‘Hottest Girl on Earth’ by a men’s monthly
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Imtiaz Ali, Bollywood Director
September 20, 2009

The chemistry in the script

Text by Sitanshi Talati-Parikh. Photograph by Ankur Chaturvedi

He’s smart, casual, with unruly locks that women want to tame and is completely unmoved by his own success. Kareena Kapoor believes he redefined her career with the role of Geet in Jab We Met. Award-winning writer-director Imtiaz Ali speaks to Verve about his disinterest in love stories and not being a good writer, hot on the heels of his latest film Love Aaj Kal
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