Deepika Padukone Biography

deepika padukone biography The most charismatic heroine of Bollywood is Deepika Padukone who has made good reputation among millions of viewers in India and abroad.

Her dimpled looks allure the audience and she is considered as queen in the world of glamour.

Deepika Padukone comes from highly talented family. Her father is legendary sports person and gained fame as a badminton player at international level and her mother is working as a travel agent.

Deepika's birthplace is Copenhagen, Denmark. Her family migrated to Bangalore in her childhood. Padukone also has a younger sister, Anisha.

Deepika completed basic education from Sophia High School in Bangalore and achieved her pre-university studies at Mount Carmel College Bangalore.

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In her school, she had interest in badminton and participated badminton till the 10th standard at state level but she was not keen to pursue career as a badminton player.

Deepika Padukone entered into the world of films by starting her career through modelling. She was seen in numerous print and television advertisement of Liril, Limca and Close-up.

She was also appointed as a brand ambassador for Jewels of India, a jewellery exhibition and also Face of Maybelline, an international brand. Her photo is also seen in the 2006 Kingfisher Swimsuit Calendar.

deepika padukone She entered the film industry as supermodel and then turned to well-known and charming actress. She passed all these stages with great flamboyance.

She started her acting career in Bollywood with outstanding film Om Shanti Om (2007) that featured superstar Sharukh Khan. After first appearance in runaway success in 'Om Shanti Om, Deepika could not get film of her taste.

She signed many films such as Break Ke Baad, Karthik Calling Karthik, 'Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey and Lafangey Parindey. She was also seen in Bachna Ae Haseeno opposite Ranbir Kapoor. However these films were average and she could win any awards.

Even then, producers were interested to take Deepika Padukone as a heroine because she has good persona and the ability to make a movie box office success.

Deepika Padukone's looks and her superb acting made her outstanding heroine, in film Chennai Express, where she played lead role opposite Shah Rukh Khan. The movie broke several Bollywood records. Deepika played her character with charm and kindness.

In her acting, her confidence level is very high that worked as a positive to outshine her as most stunning and glamorous heroines of Bollywood.

Many critics claim that Deepika Padukone has great potential to turn the film to huge commercials success.

This dazzling Bollywood heroine is touching new height of success with Chennai Express. She gave many blockbuster films in 2013 with 'Race 2', 'Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani'.

Deepika Padukone' unique trait is that she is fully aware of her life goals and accepts the challenging roles to make distinct position among Bollywood heroines.

2013 year end film Goliyon Ki Raasleela: Ramleela opposite actor Ranveer Singh was a big success, for this film Deepika won Screen and Filmfare Award for Best Actress. It was one of the highest grosser films of 2013.

Deepika starrer opposite Superstar Rajnikant in film Kochadaiiyan, a period film directed by the superstar's daughter Saundarya. Deepika had another release opposite actor Arjun Kapoor in Finding Fanny, this film received critical acclaim and earned average at Box Office.

Actress Deepika Padukone had a big release during Diwali in 2014, starring opposite Shahrukh Khan in Happy New Year. This film received mixed reviews but was a commercial success at Box Office.

Deepika has three upcoming projects to the kitty, first one is Piku opposite actor Irfan Khan, second one is Tamasha opposite Ranbir Kapoor and the third one is Bajirao Mastani opposite Ranveer Singh.

Deepika is grown as the most successful actress in Bollywood, she is also seen in several ad endorsements and is names as "World's Sexiest Women" by Indian Edition of FHM.

Deepika Padukone Latest News

Vin Diesel wants to make Bollywood debut with Deepika

    Updated On : Jan 16,2017   1:34 pm
Los Angeles, Jan 16 (IANS) Hollywood star Vin Diesel feels Bollywood cinema is all about making magic, and says he is willing to cross over to the Indian film industry with a project that stars Deepika Padukone. View More..

Majid Majidi travels in Mumbai's suburban train for film recce

    Updated On : Jan 16,2017   12:22 pm
Mumbai, Jan 16 (IANS) Acclaimed Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi, who is in India for a location recce for his new movie, decided to travel in a suburban train to connect better with the pulse of the city's people. View More..

Amitabh Bachchan not heading to Hollywood anytime soon

    Updated On : Jan 15,2017   4:58 pm
Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Amitabh Bachchan made his debut in Hollywood with 2003 film "The Great Gatsby", but he is not heading to the West anytime soon. The megastar says he has no offers from the foreign shores at the moment. View More..

Oops! Vin Diesel says Ranveer is Deepika's 'boyfriend'

    Updated On : Jan 14,2017   6:42 pm
Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) They have kept mum about their relationship status, but actors Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone couldn't stop Hollywood star Vin Diesel from giving out their dating secret while he was on his maiden India trip. View More..

'xXx: Return of Xander Cage': Action-packed and noisy (IANS Review, Rating: **1/2)

    Updated On : Jan 14,2017   2:12 pm
Film: "xXx: Return of Xander Cage"; Director: DJ Caruso; Cast: Vin Diesel, Deepika Padukone, Donnie Yen, Tony Jaa, Ruby Rose, Nina Dobrev, Kris Wu, Toni Collette, Nina Dobrev, Rory McCann and Samuel L Jackson; Rating: **1/2 View More..

Deepika leaves for worldwide release of her Hollywood film

    Updated On : Jan 14,2017   12:12 pm
Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) Indian actress Deepika Padukone and Hollywood star Vin Diesel recently attended the grand premiere of their forthcoming Hollywood action film "xXx: The Return of Xander Cage" here. Now, Deepika is set for its worldwide promotion and screening. View More..

'xXx: The Return Of Xander Cage': Deepika into Diesel gives you little fuel for thought (Review)

    Updated On : Jan 13,2017   11:04 pm
Film: "xXx: The Return Of Xander Cage"; Director: D.J. Caruso; Cast: Vin Diesel, Deepika Padukone; Rating:*** View More..

No issues between Kangana, me, says Shahid Kapoor

    Updated On : Jan 13,2017   3:58 pm
Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor has denied reports suggesting that he has issues with his "Rangoon" co-actor Kangana Ranaut and said he would "happily promote" the upcoming film with her. View More..

B-Town celebs praise Deepika's 'confident' Hollywood debut

    Updated On : Jan 13,2017   1:12 pm
Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) Bollywood celebrities like Ashutosh Gowariker, Irrfan Khan and Preity Zinta have praised actress Deepika Padukone for her "confident" debut in Hollywood with the action film "xXx: Return of Xander Cage". View More..

Deepika Padukone's Hollywood debut gets a star-studded premiere

    Updated On : Jan 13,2017   1:00 pm
Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone' Hollywood debut film "xXx: Return of Xander Cage" saw a star-studded premiere here on Thursday. Many Bollywood celebrities attended the event and wished the stars of the film including Hollywood star Vin Diesel. View More..

Proud to present my country to global platform, says Deepika

    Updated On : Jan 13,2017   12:22 am
Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) Bollywood sensation Deepika Padukone who is making her Hollywood debut with the film "XxX: Return of Xander Cage" along with Hollywood superstar Vin Diesel said that she is very proud to present her country to the world through the film and that her character is the representation of modern woman. View More..

Deepika a beautiful soul and blessing in my life: Vin Diesel

    Updated On : Jan 13,2017   12:20 am
Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) Hollywood action star Vin Diesel, who will be sharing the screen space with Deepika Padukone in "xXx: Return of Xander Cage", on Thursday praised his actress and called her "an angel with a beautiful soul". View More..

'xXx: Return of Xander Cage' celebrates global harmony: Diesel

    Updated On : Jan 13,2017   12:14 am
Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) Hollywood superstar Vin Diesel, who arrived here for the world premiere of his upcoming film "xXx: Return of Xander Cage" that also features Bollywood sensation Deepika Padukone, it is a celebration of global harmony. View More..

Vin Diesel refuses to comment on Donald Trump

    Updated On : Jan 12,2017   9:36 pm
Mumbai, Jan 12 (IANS) Hollywood star Vin Diesel, who is in India on a promotional tour of his forthcoming release "xXx: Return of Xander Cage", refused to make any comment on US President-elect Donald Trump. View More..

Vin Diesel welcomed in India with 'desi' fanfare

    Updated On : Jan 12,2017   6:26 pm
Mumbai, Jan 12 (IANS) A rousing reception with traditional 'dhol', 'tutari' and 'tilak' was accorded to Hollywood star Vin Diesel, who landed here on Thursday morning on a two-day promotional tour of his forthcoming release "xXx: Return of Xander Cage". On his maiden trip to India, Diesel says his dream to explore the country has come true. View More..

Honoured to be in India for first time: Vin Diesel

    Updated On : Jan 12,2017   4:38 pm
Mumbai, Jan 12 (IANS) Hollywood actor Vin Diesel, who got a 'desi' welcome in India on Thursday morning, says he dreamt of exploring the country and is glad that his dream has finally come true. View More..

SRK wishes Deepika 'all the best' for 'xXx...'

    Updated On : Jan 12,2017   4:24 pm
Mumbai, Jan 12 (IANS) Superstar Shah Rukh Khan has wished Deepika Padukone -- who forayed into Bollywood with his film "Om Shanti Om" -- all the best for her debut Hollywood project "xXx: Return of Xander Cage", releasing in India on Friday. View More..

Greatest welcome ever in India: D.J. Caruso

    Updated On : Jan 12,2017   12:54 pm
Mumbai, Jan 12 (IANS) Hollywood director D.J. Caruso, who is here for the premiere of his forthcoming film "xXx: Return of Xander Cage", was overwhelmed by the "greatest welcome". View More..

Vin Diesel welcomed in India with 'desi' fanfare

    Updated On : Jan 12,2017   9:40 am
Mumbai, Jan 12 (IANS) Dhol, 'tutari' and 'tilak' made up for a rousing reception for Hollywood star Vin Diesel, who is here to promote his forthcoming release "xXx: Return of the Xander Cage". View More..

Vin Diesel's India trip packed with fan meets, music and drama

    Updated On : Jan 11,2017   7:50 pm
Mumbai, Jan 11 (IANS) Hollywood star Vin Diesel, who will reach here on Thursday morning along with his "xXx: Return of Xander Cage" co-star Deepika Padukone to promote the movie in India, has a packed itinerary full of fan interactions, a glitzy red carpet gala and a star-studded premiere. Plans are in place to give Diesel a "splendid taste of India". View More..