Alia Bhatt has added another feather to her already glorious hat by being the only Indian actor to be nominated for the Most Inspiring Asian Woman of 2019 at the acclaimed People’s Choice Awards . E! announced its list of nominations and Alia has been nominated along with other celebrated Asian artists like Thai model and actor Chutimon Chuengcharoensukying, South Korean singer CL, South Korean actor Jung Yu-mi, Indonesian actor Raline Shah, Malaysian singer Yuna, Chinese actor Zhou Dongyu and Thai actor Praya Lundberg.
This is the first time Alia has been nominated for an international award and she sure has made the country proud. Apart from Alia, the only other Indian celebrity to be nominated for a People’s Choice Award has been global sensation Priyanka Chopra who won the award for Favourite Actress in a New TV series in 2016 for her American series Quantico in which she played an FBI agent Alex Parrish.
This year, the nominations for the People’s Choice Award have been dominated by Avengers: Endgame and Game of Thrones as expected. The voting has begun for the awards and will be open till the 18th of October. The award ceremony will be held on 10th of November when the winners will be announced.
On the work front, Alia Bhatt is looking forward to a string of releases. She will be seen in Ayan Mukherjee’s Brahmastra opposite beau Ranbir Kapoor, Karan Johar’s directorial Takht, her father’s directorial Sadak and SS Rajamouli’s RRR. Her film with Sanjay Leela Bhansali has been indefinitely shelved.