Deepika Padukone: What makes her the reigning queen of Bollywood?

The year 2013 without a doubt belongs to Ms Padukone. After Race 2 and Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani got cash registers ringing at the box office, the babe has now bagged the next SRK starrer Happy New Year

Deepika Padukone must be busy thanking her stars, especially those lucky ones. After all, the star has been in the news since the beginning of the year and for all the right reasons. Dippy made a blockbuster entry into Bollywood opposite Shahrukh Khan with Farah Khan’s Om Shanti Om and since then the honey-skinned beauty has steadily climbed the success ladder. However, her journey to stardom has not been all roses. After making a promising debut she was called gawky and clumsy for a few films and then bounced back to speed ahead in the race. And wethinks this is just the start…..

While Deepika hasn’t worked with the likes of Salman Khan and Aamir Khan, it hasn’t stopped her from becoming the darling of masses with astonishing speed. With every other director wanting to cast her, we wouldn’t be surprised if the leggy beauty is soon tagged the ‘reigning queen’ of Bollywood. And here’s why we say so…..