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

Deepika beats SRK as Indian Cinema's top star in 2018: IMDb

    Updated On : Dec 18,2018   1:28 pm
Mumbai, Dec 18 (IANS) With just one film in her account in 2018, actress Deepika Padukone has made it as the top star of Indian cinema in 2018, beating her "Om Shanti Om" co-star Shah Rukh Khan, according to leading global movie website IMDb. View More..

The year of big fat Bollywood weddings (2018 In Retrospect)

    Updated On : Dec 16,2018   11:02 am
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) It seems like actress Anushka Sharma and cricketer Virat Kohli gave a teaser of what moviegoers were expected to see in the coming year when they got hitched in December last year. The year 2018 witnessed some of the top Bollywood stars shining even more off screen than on screen when they decided to tie the knot with partners, thereby putting an end to incessant rumours about their relationships. View More..

Say no when required: Malaika Arora on focus on her personal life

    Updated On : Dec 15,2018   11:50 am
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) She is one of the fittest celebrities in Bollywood and is currently in the news more for her personal relationship, but Malaika Arora says that it comes with the territory. She feels one needs to strike the right balance and say "no" when required. View More..

I'm not going to tone down just because I'm married: Ranveer Singh

    Updated On : Dec 14,2018   3:44 pm
Mumbai, Dec 14 (IANS) Actor Ranveer Singh will not change his personality after his marriage to Deepika Padukone, and says he doesn't want his wife and actress to change herself either. View More..

'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse': Spider-Man gets a new life (Review)

    Updated On : Dec 14,2018   1:38 pm
Film: "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse"; Directors: Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey and Rodney Rothman; Rating: ***1/2 View More..

Varun, Alia elated to win Favourite Actors at Kids Choice Awards

    Updated On : Dec 14,2018   11:22 am
Mumbai, Dec 14 (IANS) Actors Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt won Favourite Movie Actors at the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards 2018, where Deepika Padukone walked away with the Powerhouse Performer of the Year title. View More..

Deepika to start film on Laxmi Agarwal early next year

    Updated On : Dec 14,2018   11:08 am
Mumbai, Dec 14 (IANS) Actress Deepika Padukone, who will next be seen on-screen playing the role of acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal in Meghna Gulzar's yet untitled film, says they will start working on the film early next year. View More..

Marriage is one beautiful celebration: Deepika

    Updated On : Dec 14,2018   10:38 am
Mumbai, Dec 14 (IANS) Newly wed Deepika Padukone, who got hitched last month to actor Ranveer Singh, has said that marriage itself is a beautiful celebration. View More..

'Simmba' will be blockbuster: Deepika

    Updated On : Dec 14,2018   9:38 am
Mumbai, Dec 14 (IANS) Actress Deepika Padukone, who just got married to long time boyfriend actor Ranveer Singh has said her husband's forthcoming film "Simmba" will be a blockbuster. View More..

My wife always gives 100% to whatever she does: Ranveer

    Updated On : Dec 13,2018   2:56 am
Mumbai, Dec 13 (IANS) Actor Ranveer Singh says he is extremely proud of his wife and actress Deepika Padukone who always gives her 100 per cent to whatever she does. View More..

Regal wedding for corporate scions Isha Ambani and Anand Piramal dazzles Mumbai

    Updated On : Dec 12,2018   9:42 pm
Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Top Indian and international personalities, film and sports icons, business tycoons, political heavyweights, celebrities and a host of others attended what was described as "a royal wedding" for the scions of two top business conglomerates - Isha Ambani and Anand Piramal - here on Wednesday. View More..

Actress Priya Varrier most searched personality on Google in 2018

    Updated On : Dec 12,2018   2:34 pm
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Malayalam actress Priya Prakash Varrier, who shot to fame following her 'wink song' 'Manikya Malaraya Poovi...' from the film 'Oru Addar Love' has become the most searched personality of the year, Google India said on Wednesday. View More..

I don't feel any pressure, but have responsibility towards acting: Ranveer Singh (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : Dec 11,2018   12:00 pm
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Hopes are high from newly-married Ranveer Singh, who is set to woo quintessential Bollywood fans with "Simmba" later this month. After eight years of entertaining audiences, the actor says he does not feel any pressure to deliver his best as he sees it as a responsibility towards what he loves doing -- acting. View More..

Modelling will always be special: Malaika Arora

    Updated On : Dec 09,2018   1:06 pm
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Actress Malaika Arora, who will be one of the judges for the auditions of models for the forthcoming edition of Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) Summer/Resort 2019, says that she is extremely nostalgic about her modelling days. View More..

Salman Khan is richest Indian celebrity: Forbes

    Updated On : Dec 05,2018   11:28 am
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Salman Khan is the richest Indian celebrity, according to the 2018 Forbes India Celebrity 100 list, which he has topped for the third consecutive year. Shah Rukh Khan has fallen out of the top 10 list. View More..

Sunil Chhetri's call for filling stadium most 'retweeted tweet' of 2018

    Updated On : Dec 05,2018   11:14 am
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Thousands rushed to watch India's match against Kenya at the Intercontinental Cup 2018 after skipper Sunil Chhetri made an appeal on Twitter asking fans to fill the stadium. India won the match and his tweet has now been recognised as the most "retweeted tweet" of the year from India. View More..

Working towards being the husband of the millennium: Ranveer Singh

    Updated On : Dec 03,2018   5:20 pm
Mumbai, Dec 3 (IANS) Actor Ranveer Singh, who married actress Deepika Padukone last month, says he is working towards being the 'husband of the millennium' after becoming the 'boyfriend of the millennium'. View More..

There's a quiet side to Ranveer too: Deepika Padukone

    Updated On : Dec 03,2018   12:00 pm
Mumbai, Dec 3 (IANS) Actor Ranveer Singh is a people's person with "irrepressible energy", but there's a quiet side to his persona as well, says his actress wife Deepika Padukone after their "magical" wedding celebrations. View More..

'The Dirty Picture' changed my life forever, says Vidya Balan (Lead, Correcting Para 3)

    Updated On : Dec 02,2018   8:48 pm
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) When size zero became a buzzword for Bollywood, actress Vidya Balan broke the stereotype around a conventional Bollywood heroine's look by proudly flaunting her curvaceous figure in Milan Luthria's directorial film "The Dirty Picture". View More..

'The Dirty Picture' changed my life forever, says Vidya Balan

    Updated On : Dec 02,2018   6:10 pm
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) When size zero became a buzzword for Bollywood, actress Vidya Balan broke the stereotype around a conventional Bollywood heroine's look by proudly flaunting her curvaceous figure in Milan Luthria's directorial film "The Dirty Picture". View More..