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    Deepika Padukone creates history as first Bollywood star to feature in a global Louis Vuitton campaign

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    The actress joins Emma Roberts, Sophie Turner and Chloë Grace Moretz for the campaign.

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    Padukone took to Instagram to share the news.
    Deepika Padukone, on Thursday, became the first Bollywood star to feature in luxury fashion giant Louis Vuitton's global campaign. Two days after being honoured with the Crystal Award at the 50th edition of the World Economic Forum in Davos, for her contribution towards creating mental health awareness, Padukone added another feather to her cap.

    The 'Chhapaak' star joined actors including Laura Harrier, Emma Roberts, Sophie Turner, Zhong Chuxi, Chloë Grace Moretz and Urassaya Sperbund for LVMH creative director Nicolas Ghesquière's pre-fall 2020 campaign that pays tribute to classic horror books and films.

    Padukone, dressed in a checkered black and white dress, grey coat and green boots, features in a reimagined poster of 'Don't Turn Around'. The actress shared the news on her Instagram handle, and actor-husband Ranveer Singh was quick to leave a comment on her post.

    "I am beyond thrilled to be joining the Louis Vuitton family! To be a part of Nicholas Ghesquière's vision for the world’s most iconic brand is not only exciting but also very humbling!," the actress captioned the post.


    An impressed Singh, who stars opposite his wife in the upcoming ''83', commented "Next level" on her post.

    Proud husband ​Ranveer Singh left a comment on Padukone's post.Agencies
    Proud husband Ranveer Singh left a comment on Padukone's post.


    My mother first recognised the signs of depression in me: Deepika Padukone talks about her mental health journey, at WEF

    DAVOS: Actress Deepika Padukone on Tuesday said she was hit with mental illness when she had least expected it as she was going strong professionally with her movies doing well and was also in an amazing relationship.Speaking here at the WEF 2020, the cine star said she had to lie for a long time when people asked her a simple question like 'how are you doing?' and she had to reply 'good'.
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