Anushka in Fortune India's most powerful women list

Anushka in Fortune India's most powerful women list

Actress Anushka Sharma, who forayed into Bollywood in 2008, with her blockbuster film Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi is now reaching heights.

The actress has been listed in the Fortune India's top 50 list of Most Powerful Women of 2019 at 39th place. Not only this, but Anushka Sharma is also the youngest woman on the list. Moreover, she is also the only Bollywood actor to feature on the list. Fortune India wrote, "Sharma is not only the face of her clothing line Nush and several other brands such as Nivea, Elle 18, Myntra and Lavie but also a producer.

Clean Slate Films, which Sharma set up when she was 25, has produced three small-budget Hindi films - NH10, Phillauri, and Pari. They made around Rs 40 crore each at the box office.  Also, Clean Slate Films has tied up with Netflix to produce a feature film titled Bulbul and a web-series called Mai. It is also developing and producing a web-series for Amazon Prime Video".

Talking about the selection for the list, Forbes focus on how a woman is making an impact with her business and social/cultural influence. Anushka, being the only actress from Bollywood to enter the list is indeed making her elated. The latest Forbes list has also highlighted 300 young individuals who are bringing a change.