Deepika Padukone honored with TIME 100 Impact Award

Padukone is the founder of the Live Love Laugh Foundation, which aims to make mental health issues less stigmatized. Her own experience as a person who has struggled with depression has been extremely influential in her work as a mental health advocate.

Deepika Padukone honored with TIME 100 Impact Award
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Bollywood Actress, Deepika Padukone received a Time100 Impact Award for her contribution to cinema and for raising mental health awareness. She was accompanied to the event by her husband, actor Ranveer Singh in Dubai.

On Instagram the actress posted a message with two pictures from the Time website. “Pretty decent start to a Monday morning I would think…”, she wrote. Dino Morea, an actor, was one of the first to react. He responded with a raised hands emoji.