Deepika Padukone, one of the most celebrated actresses in Bollywood, has added yet another feather to her cap by presenting an award at the 2023 Oscars. She is the only Indian celebrity this year to present an award and the third ever to do so. Deepika stunned the audience with her mesmerizing appearance on the red carpet, dressed in a black off-shoulder velvet gown, and accessorized with a Cartier necklace, a diamond bracelet, and rings.
The 37-year-old actress looked ethereal in her black velvet gown, featuring a plunging off-shoulder neckline, full-length sleeves attached with opera gloves, a corseted bodice cinched together with a velvet belt, and mermaid-style pleats at the bottom. Her hair was styled in a centre-parted messy bun, and her makeup was kept minimalistic with a dewy base, nude pink lip shade, winged eyeliner, kohl-rimmed eyes, subtle nude eye shadow, feathered brows, and rouged cheeks.
Deepika's presence on the Oscars stage was not limited to presenting an award. She took over the stage solo to introduce RRR's Naatu Naatu before its live performance. Deepika's speech was heartfelt and struck a chord with the audience. She expressed every bit of emotion behind the song and what makes it really special. Social media users praised her for not faking her American accent on such a big platform and hailed her as the 'queen' for her heart-touching speech.
Deepika has established herself as a global icon with her talent, hard work, and grace. Her appearance at the Oscars 2023 was another shining example of her impeccable fashion sense and her ability to connect with her audience through her words and emotions. Deepika Padukone's appearance at the Oscars 2023 was a moment of glory for Indian cinema and a testament to her talent and global appeal. Her elegant fashion statement and her heartfelt speech at the Oscars have won her praises and admiration from the audience worldwide.
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