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Ameesha, Deepika, Katrina: Maxim's Hot 100

Last updated on: December 13, 2013 19:28 IST

Ameesha, Deepika, Katrina: Maxim's Hot 100

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The annual list of Maxim's got 100 is out and is, surprisingly, dominated by Bollywood actresses!

Another shock element in the list comes from the fact that Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, who usually features prominently on such lists, is conspicuous by her absence.

Actress-film producer Ameesha Patel graces the 35th spot on the list.

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Image: Ameesha Patel
Photographs: Pradeep Bandekar

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25. Sunny Leone

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Jackpot actress Sunny Leone stands at number 25 in the list.

 


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24. Mallika Sherawat

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Actress and now a reality show star, Mallika Sherawat sure knows how to stay in the news long after movie roles have dried up.

The Bachelorette India star finds herself at the 24th spot in this list.


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23. Megan Fox

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Former Transformers actress Megan Fox, who is expecting her second child with actor husband Brian Austin Green, is at number 23.

The good looking couple has a 14-month-old son named Noah.


Image: Megan Fox
Photographs: Jason Merritt/Getty Images

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22. Jennifer Love Hewitt

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Ghost Whisperer actress Jennifer Love Hewitt, who, besides her acting chops, is well-known for her curves, makes it to the 22nd spot.

The actress married her The Client List costar Brian Hallisay earlier this year and the couple had a baby daughter in November.


Image: Jennifer Love Hewitt
Photographs: Mario Anzuoni/Reuters

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21. Kaley Cuoco

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The Big Bang Theory actress Kaley Cuoco, who recently made headlines with her short-lived romance with Man Of Steel hunk Henry Cavill, also figures on this list.

The 28-year-old is now engaged to tennis player Ryan Sweeting.


Image: Kaley Cuoco
Photographs: Mario Anzuoni/Reuters

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20. Jennifer Lawrence

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Hunger Games star and media sweetheart Jennifer Lawrence is at number 20.

The young actress has been making waves with her refreshingly candid views on body image, her dressing sense and overall sass.


Image: Jennifer Lawrence
Photographs: Carlo Allegri/Reuters

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19. Bipasha Basu

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One of Bollywood's sexiest actresses, Bipasha Basu makes the cut too.

The actress's confidence and style sense is a big hit with her fans.


Image: Bipasha Basu
Photographs: Tim Chong/Reuters

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18. Lisa Haydon

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Former Kingfisher calendar model and actress Lisa Haydon stole may a heart with her acting debut in Sonam Kapoor starrer Aisha.

Her smoldering looks and dusky skin make her quite the headturner.


Image: Lisa Haydon in Rascals


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17. Scarlett Johansson

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Hollywood beauty Scarlett Johansson is so pretty and perfect-looking, there are theories of her being a clone doing the rounds of world wide web for a while now.

The Avengers actress is at number 17 here.


Image: Scarlett Johansson
Photographs: Mark Blinch/Reuters

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16. Nicole Scherzinger

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American singer Nicole Scherzinger, one of the most striking women in Hollywood today, figures at number 16.

Following her recent breakup with longtime beau Lewis Hamilton, the star discussed her struggles with bulimia in an interview.


Image: Nicole Scherzinger
Photographs: Tobias Schwarz/Reuters

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15. Mila Kunis

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Drop dread gorgeous and a great actress, Ashton Kutcher's girlfriend Mila Kunis was also recently voted the most datable female celebrity in an online survey.

The Forgetting Sarah Marshall star appears at the 15th spot.


Image: Mila Kunis
Photographs: Jon Blacker/Reuters

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14. Kangna Ranaut

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A more articulate and confident Kangna Ranaut has been making waves with her spiffy answers and more promising film roles.

The Rajjo actress makes it to the 14th spot.


Image: Kangna Ranaut
Photographs: Abhijit Mhamunkar

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13. Esha Gupta

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Raaz 3 actress Esha Gupta, with her unconventional sense of style and good looks, earns herself the 13th spot on this list.


Image: Esha Gupta in Jannat 2


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12. Rihanna

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Barbadian singing sensation Rihanna is, by far, the most fashionably adventurous celebrity on this list.

The Grammy-winning crooner takes up the 12th spot.


Image: Rihanna
Photographs: Dave J Hogan/Getty Images
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11. Neha Dhupia

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Curvaceous hottie Neha Dhupia, always making headlines with her sharp dressing sense, is at number 11. 


Image: Neha Dhupia
Photographs: Rediff Archives

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10. Kate Upton

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Sports Illustrated cover girl, actress and model Kate Upton is at number 10.


Image: Kate Upton
Photographs: Beach Bunny swimwear ad campaign 2012

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9. Jacqueline Fernandez

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Sri Lankan beauty and Race 2 actress Jacqueline Fernandez is at number nine.


Image: Jacqueline Fernandez
Photographs: Wizspk PR

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8. Kareena Kapoor

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Gori Tere Pyar Mein actress Kareena Kapoor, who's reinvented herself fabulously post-marriage, figures in the top 10.


Image: Kareena Kapoor in Talaash


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7. Nargis Fakhri

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Model-actress Nargis Fakhri, who has acted in two well received Hindi films -- Rockstar and Madras Cafe -- figures at number 7.


Image: Nargis Fakhri
Photographs: Jimmy Jeong/Reuters

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6. Sonam Kapoor

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Bollywood's resident fashionista Sonam Kapoor sits pretty at number 6.


Image: Sonam Kapoor
Photographs: Jimmy Jeong/Reuters

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5. Anushka Sharma

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The leggy Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola actress may have been out of action for a while now but that clearly hasn't affected her popularity with male admirers.

Anushka figures at number five.


Image: Anushka Sharma in Badmaash Company


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4. Katrina Kaif

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Dhoom 3 seductress Katrina Kaif is top of the charts with a fourth position on this list.


Image: Katrina Kaif in Dhoom 3


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3. Chitrangda Singh

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I Me Aur Main actress Chitrangda Singh evidences her natural gorgeousness with third position on this list.


Image: Chitrangda Singh
Photographs: Abhijit Mhamumkar

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2. Deepika Padukone

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D-Pad is definitely on a roll.

After back-to-back box office successes, Deepika finds herself on the second spot here.


Image: Deepika Padukone in Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani

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1. Priyanka Chopra

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And finally, Priyanka Chopra emerges as the numero uno on this formidable list of hotties.

The actress-singer has been making waves with her singles -- In My City and Exotic -- besides her high profile film roles.


Image: Priyanka Chopra
Photographs: Abhijit Mhamumkar

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