People's Choice Awards: Alia Bhatt nominated for Most Inspiring Asian Woman of 2019

Updated: Sep 06, 2019, 11:08 IST | mid-day online correspondent

Alia Bhatt is the only Indian to be nominated for E! People's Choice Awards in the category of Most Inspiring Asian Woman of 2019. Priyanka Chopra has earlier won this title

Alia Bhatt shared this photo on her Instagram account.
Alia Bhatt shared this photo on her Instagram account.

Alia Bhatt is a bundle of talent, and the actress' films are a testimony to it. She has proved her mettle with each of her passing films. Alia is the second person after Priyanka Chopra to have been nominated for the Most Inspiring Asian Woman for E! People's Choice Awards.

When Priyanka Chopra was nominated for this coveted position, the actress came out as a winner. She won the Favourite Actress Award for her new series Quantico in 2016. In 2017, Priyanka Chopra Jonas won Favourite Dramatic Tv Actress Award for Quantico. If Alia Bhatt wins, she would be the second Indian to win this award.

Reportedly, this year, Alia Bhatt is the only Indian to be featured on the nomination's list amongst 7 other nominees. Alia shares her nomination with Thai model Chutimon Chuengcharoensukying, South Korean singer CL, South Korean actress Jung Yu-mi and Praya Lundberg, Raline Shah, Yuna, and Zhou Dongyu. The voting for the category is open online and will run on till October 18. The winner will be announced on November 10, 2019, when the award show takes place.

In 2020, Alia Bhatt will be seen in three big films - Sadak 2 directed by Mahesh Bhatt, Brahmastra alongside Ranbir Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan and SS Rajamouli's RRR. Alia was last seen in Kalank, which failed to impress the viewers and trade pundits. However, prior to this, she received critical acclaim for her role of an undercover spy in Meghna Gulzar's Raazi (2018). The actress was also loved for her role, Sakina in rap drama, Gully Boy with Ranveer Singh. 

On the personal front, the petite actress is in a relationship with Ranbir Kapoor, and are often snapped together. From movie dates to celebrating festivals with each other families, the couple is inseparable. Recently, Alia and Ranbir's crackling chemistry was seen at the Ambani's Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations. Dressed in an off-white floral saree with a dark pink sleeveless blouse, Alia complimented beau, who wore a steel grey kurta shirt and Bundi set in combination foliage.

Coming back to the nominations, Alia hasn't shared her feelings yet about the same or commented anything.

Also Read: Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas voted the Best Dressed for 2019

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