The UK-based publication Eastern Eye has released its list of the sexiest Asian women.
Understandably, India and Bollywood dominate the list, with Rani Mukerji, Preity Zinta and Rekha weighing in at numbers 36, 41 and 50, respectively. Sania Mirza has also made the cut, at No 25. For now, here's a look at the sizzling top 5:
5. Laila Rouass
Born to an Indian mother and Moroccan father, Laila was a popular VJ on Indian television with Channel V until she moved to the UK. In London, she rose to stardom as a regular actress on the popular soap, Footballers' Wives, and continues to distract goalkeepers worldwide.f
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