Deepika Padukone is working with Vin Diesel in her first Hollywood project xXx: The Return Of Xander Cage. Recently, Vin praised Deepika and said that he loves her very much and she is the next global superstar...(hmm...we wonder what other Bollywood actresses have to say on this!)
Vin Diesel talked about Deepika Padukone in an interview with CNN News 18, "I love her so much and we have so much natural chemistry together. All of my moments with her are beautiful. She was going to Fast 7 and when she came to give test for that everyone in room was like 'Ahhh....It's so steamy...They have so much chemistry together.' I feel blessed to be a part of her introducing to the whole world because the next global superstar is coming from India.''
Deepika's First Hollywood Project
xXx: The Return Of The Xander Cage is Deepika Padukone's first Hollywood film. Deepika is working with Hollywood hottie Vin Diesel in the movie.
Deepika On xXx
Talking about how she got the role in the movie, Deepika Padukone had revealed to a daily, "The reason they are roping me in is because of my background. I really hope that I do well in the movie and people go and watch it."
xXx: The Return Of Xander Cage
The 30-year-old actress is sharing the screen with Hollywood stars Vin Diesel and Samuel L Jackson in the DJ Caruso-directed action thriller, which is the third installment of the xXx film franchise.
Fast & Furious 7
Reportedly, Deepika Padukone almost bagged a role in Vin Diesel's Furious 7 but things did not materialise at that time.
Vin On Deepika
In the past, Vin Diesel had said about Deepika Padukone, ''You have heard some of the casting, you have heard about Deepika, who is somebody I have wanted to work with for a long time. We were really close to working together in Furious 7.''
Vin On Working With A Bollywood Actress
He had added, ''I have been dying to work with someone from Bollywood and bridge that gap, and I think there is something very multi-cultural about that, and very exciting.''
When Vin Praised Deepika
He had also added, ''I think she (Deepika Padukone) is going to be just such a delight. I think the world will go crazy over her character."
He said, ''My love for her can't be put in words. You will see our scenes together are amazing. We filmed a scene together on the water front and that's my favourite. There is so much heart in it. She is so special.''
In the same interview, Vin Diesel added, "It was just a matter of time before we were going to work together. I loved every single moment spent with her."
xXx: Return of Xander Cage is expected to hit theatres on January 20, 2017 worldwide. Apart from Deepika Padukone and Vin Diesel the movie also stars Donnie Yen, Tony Jaa, Nina Dobrev, Rory McCann, Ruby Rose and Samuel L Jackson.