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

Caution sounded after tigers spotted near Goa-Karnataka border

    Updated On : Jun 16,2018   7:04 pm
Panaji, June 16 (IANS) In a warning to tourists and travellers, the Railways on Saturday issued a public caution stating that tigers and leopards have been sighted along the Castlerock-Kulem rail section near the Goa-Karnataka border. View More..

May 'Race 3' be blessed with historical success: Sunny to Bobby (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Jun 15,2018   12:20 pm
Mumbai, June 15 (IANS) Actor Sunny Deol has wished his younger brother Bobby for his latest release "Race 3" and hopes the film is a historical success like "Gadar: Ek Prem Katha" was for him. View More..

Karni Sena threatens to chop off Rajasthan minister's nose and ears over remark

    Updated On : Jun 13,2018   9:12 pm
Jaipur, June 13 (IANS) The Shree Rajput Karni Sena has threatened to chop off Rajasthan Education Minister Kiran Maheshwari's nose and ears for allegedly equating Rajputs with "rats". View More..

90 shifted from blazing Mumbai tower, Deepika Padukone is safe (Third Lead)

    Updated On : Jun 13,2018   8:02 pm
Mumbai, June 13 (IANS) Firemen succeeded in controlling a major blaze in the top floors of the 33-storey Beaumonde Towers after battling the leaping flames for nearly five hours and evacuating more than 90 residents here on Wednesday evening. View More..

90 evacuated from blazing Mumbai skyscraper, Deepika Padukone safe

    Updated On : Jun 13,2018   5:26 pm
Mumbai, June 13 (IANS) At least 90 residents were evacuated safely after a fire broke out on the 33rd floor of the Beaumonte Towers in the posh Prabhadevi area of Dadar here on Wednesday afternoon. View More..

90 evacuated from blazing Mumbai skyscraper

    Updated On : Jun 13,2018   4:02 pm
Mumbai, June 13 (IANS) At least 90 residents were evacuated safely on Wednesday after a fire broke out on the 33rd floor of Prabhadevi's Beaumonde Towers, where Bollywood star Deepika Padukone also resides. View More..

Dharmendra wishes Salman Khan for 'Race 3'

    Updated On : Jun 13,2018   10:50 am
Mumbai, June 13 (IANS) Veteran actor Dharmendra has wished superstar Salman Khan "great luck" for his forthcoming film "Race 3". View More..

Can the film world forsake an ailing Kalpana Lajmi? (Column: Bollywood Spotlight)

    Updated On : Jun 02,2018   11:48 am
Earlier this week, I spent the morning listening to late Bhupen Hazarika's compositions in "Ek Pal", a film that introduced me to the wonderful directorial acumen of Kalpana Lajmi. View More..

Deepika Padukone's new obsession is running (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : May 25,2018   4:00 pm
Mumbai, May 25 (IANS) Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone has accepted a fitness challenge by Olympic silver medallist P.V. Sindhu, and says her new obsession is running. View More..

Jaya Jaitly upset with Priyanka's 'British aristocrat' dress at royal wedding

    Updated On : May 21,2018   3:38 pm
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) Former Samata Party president and textile revivalist Jaya Jaitly was disappointed to see that Indian actor Priyanka Chopra opted to dress up like a "British aristocrat" at the royal wedding of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex. She says she could have opted for a "beautiful" sari as independent India has so much to show to the world. View More..

Jaya Jaitly upset with Priyanka's 'British aristocrat' dress at royal wedding

    Updated On : May 21,2018   2:42 pm
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) Former Samata Party president and textile revivalist Jaya Jaitly was disappointed to see that Indian actor Priyanka Chopra opted to dress up like a "British aristocrat" at the royal wedding of Duke and Duchess of Sussex. She says she could have opted for a "beautiful" sari as independent India has so much to show to the world. View More..

India's independent cinema breaks shackles at Cannes (Special to IANS)

    Updated On : May 17,2018   12:18 pm
Cannes, May 17 (IANS) Though independent Indian cinema has always found a place for itself at Cannes Film Festival, right from the days of Satyajit Ray, it had been overshadowed by the the sharp rise in the international popularity of 'Bollywood' cinema but seems to be staging a strong comeback now. View More..

I'm not here to make money, but to create impact: Richa Chadha

    Updated On : May 14,2018   12:02 pm
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) From playing the mother of Nawazuddin Siddiqui at the age of 24 to making her presence felt at the festival circuit as well as at the box office, Richa Chadha has carved her own niche. The actress says she would rather opt for a project that gives her a chance to act than just give her visibility. View More..

Sheer: A daring trend that moves away from standard glamour (Fashion Feature)

    Updated On : May 12,2018   3:26 pm
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Sheer ensembles have been shining on the red carpets since years, and the ongoing edition of Festival De Cannes is no different. From international celebrities like Kendall Jenner to desi divas Deepika Padukone and Kangana Ranaut, everyone is oozing glamour in this delicate fabric. Designers say this is one "daring trend" that gives a dream-like feel, thereby adding an extra edge over standard glamour. View More..

Bold and daring, Deepika, Kangana raise fashion bar at Cannes

    Updated On : May 12,2018   12:06 pm
Cannes, May 12 (IANS) Bold colours, style and cuts with daring plunging necklines and over the top looks were the mainstay for Bollywood actresses Kangana Ranaut and Deepika Padukone at the 71st Cannes Film Festival. View More..

Deepika looks 'angelic' in white caped gown at Cannes

    Updated On : May 10,2018   10:58 pm
Cannes, May 10 (IANS) Actress Deepika Padukone showed her first red carpet look from Festival de Cannes this year as a L'Oreal Paris brand ambassador and she looked no less than an angel, and epitome of elegance, in a sheer white caped gown. View More..

Priyanka, Deepika in sync with Met Gala's Catholic theme

    Updated On : May 08,2018   10:38 am
New York, May 8 (IANS) With halos and Pope-inspired dresses, the Met Gala 2018 red carpet saw Indian actresses Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone making a statement in their very own ensembles in sync with the "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination" theme. View More..

Indian delegation to push regional cinema at Cannes

    Updated On : May 07,2018   12:28 pm
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) National Award-winning films from Assam, Kerala, West Bengal and Lakshadweep will represent India's regional cinema prowess at the 71st Cannes Film Festival where a delegation led by Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani will push for their distribution and exhibition in the global market. View More..

Mahira Khan heads to Cannes Film Festival

    Updated On : May 05,2018   11:40 am
Islamabad, May 5 (IANS) Actress Mahira Khan will be representing Pakistan at the 71st Cannes Film Festival later this month. View More..

Kavita Seth finds good poetry always appealing

    Updated On : Apr 29,2018   3:44 pm
Mumbai, April 29 (IANS) "Iktara" hitmaker Kavita Seth has often collaborated with poets including Rehman Faris from Pakistan. The singer says good poetry always appeals to her. View More..