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Anushka Sharma Is The Only Bollywood Star To Feature In Forbes Asia’s 30 Under 30

Forbes Asia 30 Under 30 list is quite a prestige list. The list features 300 young innovators and disruptors across 10 categories who are re-inventing their industries and driving change across this diverse region. Anushka Sharma is the only Bollywood star to feature in the Forbes list.


Forbes wrote, “The 29-year old started out her career as a model in 2007, making her acting debut in 2008 in the hugely successful Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi, which won her a Filmfare award for Best Actress.”

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“Going on to act in a further 19 films (three of which have not yet been released), Sharma also holds social causes dear to heart, appearing in a Right to Education advert released by the Indian government.”

The Forbes list collects nomination from 24 countries across Asia-Pacific and the finalists were selected from thousands of these nominations. While Anushka made her acting debut in 2008, she has also ventured into production and has her own clothing line, Nush.


Indian badminton star PV Sindhu also features on the list.

Here are all the celebrities that were the finalists under the category.

1. Seo-Hyun Ahn

2. Shila Amzah

3. Emily Browning

4. Brandon Ellis

5. Yuzuru Hanyu

6. Brian Imanuel (Rich Brian)

7. Jain Kim

8. Katherine Langford

9. Li Hu

10. Liang Tao

11. Ah Moon Marip

12. Hideki Matsuyama

13. Momina Mustehsan

14. Shohei Ohtani

15. Sung Hyun Park

16. Dian Pelangi

17. Bretman Sacayanan

18. Padmanabh Singh

19. Bangtan Sonyeondan

20. Alexandra Spencer

21. Harley Streten

22. Nathan Walker

23. Young You

24. Zhou Qi

You can catch the other categories in this link – Forbes

H/T: Economic Times