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

Meghan Markle will be a princess for the people: Priyanka Chopra

    Updated On : Apr 20,2018   3:04 pm
New York, April 20 (IANS) Indian actress Priyanka Chopra, a close friend to Meghan Markle, who will become a member of the British royal family after her wedding to Prince Harry next month, is confident the compassionate and free-spirited woman will be a "princess for the people". View More..

Priyanka proud of Deepika Padukone, Virat Kohli (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Apr 20,2018   1:22 pm
Mumbai, April 20 (IANS) Actress Priyanka Chopra says she is proud to see her friends actress Deepika Padukone and Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli in the Time 100 Influential People of 2018 list. View More..

Have to change notion of masculinity: Ranbir Kapoor

    Updated On : Apr 20,2018   10:36 am
Mumbai, April 20 (IANS) Actor Ranbir Kapoor has said the notion of masculinity has to be changed to empower women. View More..

Ranbir, Deepika dazzled ramp of 'The Walk of Mijwan'

    Updated On : Apr 20,2018   2:16 am
Mumbai, April 20 (IANS) Bollywood actors Deepika Padukone and Ranbir Kapoor set the ramp on fire at "The Walk of Mijwan" on Thursday night flaunting the outfit designed by ace designer Manish Malhotra. View More..

Deepika Padukone in Time 100 Influential People of 2018 list

    Updated On : Apr 19,2018   11:46 pm
New York, April 19 (IANS) Deepika Padukone is the only Indian actress to feature in the Time 100 Influential People in the World, sharing space with names like Nicole Kidman, Gal Gadot, Greta Gerwig and Lena Waithe. View More..

Fourth 'xXx' movie in works

    Updated On : Apr 18,2018   7:22 pm
Los Angeles, April 18 (IANS) After "xXx: The Return Of Xander Cage", the film which marked Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone's foray in Hollywood, the "xXx" franchise is set to get a fourth instalment. View More..

Celebs want to be fit, not just skinny: Fitness expert Yasmin Karachiwala

    Updated On : Apr 18,2018   11:34 am
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) In the past two decades, Yasmin Karachiwala has helped sculpt the bodies of celebrities like Katrina Kaif, Deepika Padukone, Alia Bhatt, Kareena Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor. The fitness expert says being skinny may have been a trend once upon a time in showbiz, but people are now focussed on becoming fit and strong. View More..

Ranbir, Deepika will walk the ramp for Mijwan: Manish Malhotra

    Updated On : Apr 16,2018   4:40 pm
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Designer Manish Malhotra is glad that actors Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone are now in good health to walk for his show that will celebrate the seventh edition of his label in association with the Mijwan Welfare Society. View More..

Social media trolls are like cockroaches: Twinkle Khanna

    Updated On : Apr 10,2018   2:34 am
Mumbai, April 10 (IANS) Actor-writer-producer Twinkle Khanna, who has been a target of several trolls for her frank opinion, on Monday said that these social media trolls are like cockroaches. View More..

Will not take liberty with film subject: Shoojit Sircar

    Updated On : Apr 09,2018   2:42 am
Mumbai, April 9 (IANS) Filmmaker Shoojit Sircar, who will be venturing into period drama with biopic based on revolutionary Udham Singh, said that he will not take liberty with the subject until he can authenticate it. View More..

Varun Dhawan was not on my casting list at all: Shoojit Sircar

    Updated On : Apr 08,2018   11:22 pm
Mumbai, April 8 (IANS) Filmmaker Shoojit Sircar, who teamed up with actor Varun Dhawan for the first time in his forthcoming film "October", on Sunday revealed that he was not on his casting list at all. View More..

Donal's character draws inspiration from Deepika

    Updated On : Apr 08,2018   4:16 am
Mumbai, April 8 (IANS) Actress Donal Bisht says her new character in the show "Ek Deewaana Tha" is inspired by Naina, played by Deepika Padukone in the film "Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani". View More..

Deepika would love to venture into production

    Updated On : Apr 06,2018   7:22 pm
Mumbai, April 6 (IANS) Actress Deepika Padukone says she would love to explore film production. View More..

Aditi Rao Hydari feted by Ficci

    Updated On : Apr 06,2018   6:16 pm
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Actress Aditi Rao Hydari was on Friday feted with the Young Ficci Ladies Organisation (YFLO) Young Women Achievers Award 2017-18. View More..

Deepika, Ranbir style icons for millions of Indians: Manish Malhotra

    Updated On : Apr 05,2018   2:36 pm
New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Ace fashion designer Manish Malhotra, who has roped in Bollywood actors Deepika Padukone and Ranbir Kapoor to walk for his show that will celebrate the seventh edition of his label in association with the Mijwan Welfare Society, says that both the actors are the style icons in their own way. View More..

Manish Malhotra bridges urban-rural divide: Deepika

    Updated On : Apr 05,2018   2:06 pm
Mumbai, April 5 (IANS) Actress Deepika Padukone, who, along with Ranbir Kapoor, will be the showstopper at Manish Malhotra's fundraiser fashion show hosted by the Mijwan Welfare Society, says the designer has a knack for bridging the "urban-rural divide". View More..

TGBL unveils new campaign for 'Tetley' brand with Deepika

    Updated On : Mar 28,2018   6:32 pm
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Tata Global Beverages (TGBL) on Wednesday unveiled a new campaign for Tetley Green Tea with Deepika Padukone as its new brand ambassador, a company statement said on Wednesday. View More..

Important for celebrities to speak up, bring change: Deepika Padukone (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : Mar 24,2018   12:22 pm
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) As multiple Bollywood films are celebrating how weaknesses can be turned into strengths, leading actress Deepika Padukone says it is important for celebrities to use their place of influence and power to bring about change in society. View More..

Majority still associates mental illness with disorders: Report

    Updated On : Mar 23,2018   7:26 pm
New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Mental illness is still considered a severe disorder like schizophrenia and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder by a majority of people, indicates a report on Public Perception Towards Mental Health in India. View More..

'Tezaab' maker finds new 'Ek do teen' crass

    Updated On : Mar 21,2018   2:36 pm
Mumbai, March 21 (IANS) "Tezaab" filmmaker N. Chandra is irate over the reworked version of his film's popular song "Ek do teen". He says it is crass and that there must be laws against such creative vandalism. View More..