Samuel L Jackson, who plays Nick Fury in the Avengers series, shared a picture of the encounter on Instagram on Thursday. Deepika's megawatt grin is matched by Mr Jackson's caption:
thank you for being so gracious...& it was a pleasure meeting you https://t.co/MQ68Dr0VA0— Deepika Padukone (@deepikapadukone) April 7, 2016
Deepika joined the sets of xXx: The Return of Xander Cage in February and will be seen opposite Vin Diesel in the movie. Deepika stars as Serena while Vin reprises his role as Xander Cage in the adventure-thriller. Mr Jackson features as Agent Augustus Eugene Gibbons. (Also Read: Deepika Padukone, Vin Diesel Are to Die For in New xXx Pic)
Directed by D J Caruso, the third part of xXx series of movies also stars Nina Dobrev, Ruby Rose, Kris Wu, Donnie Yu and martial arts expert Tony Jaa. It is scheduled to release in 2017.