Vin Diesel kisses Deepika Padukone on stage

Vin Diesel landed in India early this morning with his ‘xXx’ co-star Deepika Padukone and Vin is overwhelmed to receive such a marvelous reception in India. Expressing his happiness for being in India, he said, "The reception I received in India is nothing like I have seen before. I always wanted to come to India, " he said.

Vin did not shy away from expressing his gratitude to Deepika and kissed her on stage at a press meet and Deepika could not stop blushing.

Vin praised Deepika to the heavens, Vin said, “I was waiting for an opportunity to come to India. And it was this queen here, this angel who brought me. It’s such a blessing that she is in my life. Such a blessing to have someone who is such a beautiful soul. I wanted to work with Deepika since many years. I met her years ago and saw that our chemistry was special. When we started filming xXx, she had one request. She told me she would like to do a huge Hollywood premiere. Our movie is about global harmony. My pairing with Deepika is evidence of that multi-cultural global harmony. ”

Earlier, during the day Vin Diesel posted: “So honoured to be here in India for the first time. The xXx Global tour has been great and now I and Deepika Padukone are going to share this film with her country today. As a child, I always dreamed of visiting India… Thank you Paramount for making this dream come true. Xander.” He also went live on Facebook.

Deepika too shared her happiness and gratitude, “It’s such an incredible journey. Working together was in my destiny. We were to work in another project but that didn’t work out. I think we both knew it was to happen very soon. It’s a proud moment to be representing the country at a global level”, the actress said.