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 to celebrate V-Day watching 'Gully Boy'

    Updated On : Feb 13,2019   10:02 am
Mumbai, Feb 13 (IANS) Actress Deepika Padukone will be celebrating her first Valentine's Day after marriage watching her actor-husband Ranveer Singh's new release "Gully Boy". View More..

NGMA was perfect platform to raise the questions that I did: Amol Palekar

    Updated On : Feb 11,2019   5:06 pm
Mumbai, Feb 11 (IANS) There couldn't have been a better platform than the National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) to raise the questions that he did, says veteran actor-director Amol Palekar, who was interrupted at the venue here when he became critical of the government. View More..

Neeti Mohan to wed Nihaar Pandya in Hyderabad

    Updated On : Feb 10,2019   2:58 pm
Hyderabad, Feb 10 (IANS) Singer Neeti Mohan and actor Nihaar Pandya will tie the knot in Hyderabad on February 15. View More..

Naga Jhansi's death spotlights spate of suicides in Telugu showbiz

    Updated On : Feb 08,2019   8:58 pm
Hyderabad, Feb 8 (IANS) All of 21, Naga Jhansi became the latest actress in Telugu showbiz to commit suicide, adding to the spate of young film and television celebrities who have taken their life owing to lack of work, financial pressure or personal issues, in the past few years. View More..

Deepika is true light of my life: Ranveer Singh

    Updated On : Feb 04,2019   2:36 pm
Mumbai, Feb 4 (IANS) Actor Ranveer Singh calls his wife and actress Deepika Padukone the most amazing person and one of the finest actors in the world, and says she makes his life worth living. View More..

'Sanju' was the most discussed movie of 2018

    Updated On : Jan 31,2019   7:02 pm
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) Ranbir Kapoor-starrer "Sanju", which presented the highs and lows of actor Sanjay Dutt's life on the big screen, was the most discussed movie of 2018, beating "Padmaavat" and "Raazi", reveals a report. View More..

Deepika Padukone appointed new chairperson of MAMI

    Updated On : Jan 30,2019   6:56 pm
Mumbai, Jan 30 (IANS) Actress Deepika Padukone has replaced producer Kiran Rao as the chairperson of the Mumbai Academy of Moving Image (MAMI), which organises the Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival with Star. View More..

Make-up artists finally being appreciated in Bollywood: Clover Wootton

    Updated On : Jan 30,2019   12:14 pm
New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) Make-up and prosthetics artists in Bollywood are now getting their due recognition and being considered a crucial part of filmmaking, says acclaimed British make-up artist Clover Wootton. View More..

I feel responsible: Karan Johar on Pandya, Rahul row

    Updated On : Jan 23,2019   2:40 pm
Mumbai, Jan 23 (IANS) Filmmaker Karan Johar feels "very responsible" about the repercussions that cricketers Hardik Pandya and K.L. Rahul have faced since they made some misogynistic remarks on his chat show but says he has no control over answers that come his way. View More..

Sale time! Less profits, but more clients for designers

    Updated On : Jan 23,2019   12:28 pm
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) That "Up to 80 per cent off" hoarding always pulls in more clients for Indian designers who do not necessarily make much money out of the sale season but are satisfied they have attracted new clientele and cleared excess stock from previous collections. View More..

We are not opposing 'Manikarnika...': Shri Rajput Karni Sena

    Updated On : Jan 18,2019   6:06 pm
New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) Shri Rajput Karni Sena, the outfit which famously led a movement against Sanjay Leela Bhansali's magnum opus "Padmaavat", has claimed the outfit is not involved in the protests against Kangana Ranaut's "Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi". View More..

Aditi Mittal happy to be featured in book

    Updated On : Jan 18,2019   3:42 pm
Mumbai, Jan 18 (IANS) Comedian Aditi Mittal, who features in a children's book "The Dot That Went For A Walk", says she is glad to be a part of a compilation which aims to inspire young girls. View More..

No marriage plans for now: Sidharth Malhotra

    Updated On : Jan 17,2019   1:50 pm
Mumbai, Jan 17 (IANS) Actor Sidharth Malhotra, who has turned 34, says he has no plans to get married in the near future. View More..

Everything boils down to the script itself: Deepika Padukone

    Updated On : Jan 17,2019   12:20 pm
Mumbai, Jan 17 (IANS) Actress Deepika Padukone, who was last seen onscreen in "Padmaavat", says that everything boils down to the script itself for a film to work at the box office. View More..

Being the best entertainer is my single point agenda: Ranveer Singh

    Updated On : Jan 11,2019   1:12 pm
Mumbai, Jan 11 (IANS) With the success of his two projects "Padmaavat" and "Simmba", Ranveer Singh has delivered Rs 500 crore nett box office in India within a single year. The actor says he wants to stay away from letting this get to his head, and that he is focussed towards becoming the "best entertainer". View More..

Bollywood stars attend 'Simmba' success party

    Updated On : Jan 08,2019   10:22 am
Mumbai, Jan 8 (IANS) The makers of "Simmba" hosted a success party for their cast and crew along with film industry friends here. View More..

Deepika turns 33, launches own website

    Updated On : Jan 05,2019   5:44 pm
Mumbai, Jan 5 (IANS) After an eventful 2018 with the release of "Padmaavat" and her big fat wedding with Ranveer Singh, actress Deepika Padukone, who turned 33 on Saturday, announced the launch of her website. View More..

Deepika Padukone turns 33, to make 'exciting' announcement

    Updated On : Jan 05,2019   2:14 pm
Mumbai, Jan 5 (IANS) After an eventful 2018 with the release of "Padmaavat" and her big fat wedding with Ranveer Singh, actress Deepika Padukone, who turned 33 on Saturday, is set to announce something exciting for her fans. View More..

Warrior queen, ace shuttler: Biopics to focus on women achievers in 2019

    Updated On : Jan 02,2019   12:02 pm
New Delhi, Jan 2 (IANS) In the recent past, inspirational stories of sport stars like Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Milkha Singh, and freedom fighters such as Subhas Chandra Bose and Bhagat Singh, have been told on the big screen. Soon, cinema halls will be taken over by biopics on women achievers, starting with Kangana Ranaut's "Manikarnika - The Queen of Jhansi" based on the warrior queen. View More..

It's been a phenomenal year for me: Ranveer Singh

    Updated On : Dec 29,2018   6:20 pm
Mumbai, Dec 29 (IANS) From box office success to starting a new chapter in his personal life, actor Ranveer Singh says it has been a "phenomenal year" for him. View More..