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 Padukone casts vote, clears 'confusion'

    Updated On : Apr 29,2019   7:02 pm
Mumbai, April 29 (IANS) Actress Deepika Padukone on Monday cast her vote for the Lok Sabha elections and shared a selfie with her inked finger, setting aside speculation about her citizenship. View More..

Film stars vote with pride, show off inked finger (2nd Lead)

    Updated On : Apr 29,2019   3:40 pm
Mumbai, April 29 (IANS) The Bachchans, the Roshans, the Khans, the Devgns and a stream of other Bollywood celebrities voted in the fourth phase of the Lok Sabha elections here in Mumbai on Monday and urged others to step out and make their vote count. View More..

Bollywood celebrities vote in Mumbai

    Updated On : Apr 29,2019   11:44 am
Mumbai, April 29 (IANS) Aamir Khan, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Urmila Matondkar, Madhuri Dixit Nene and a stream of other Bollywood celebrities on Monday voted in the fourth phase of the Lok Sabha elections here in Mumbai and urged others to step out and make their vote count. View More..

Katrina Kaif wants to get into production

    Updated On : Apr 26,2019   3:30 pm
Mumbai, April 26 (IANS) Actress Katrina Kaif says she is excited about developing content, and wants to become a producer. View More..

Delhi schedule for 'Chhapaak' wrapped up

    Updated On : Apr 23,2019   1:12 pm
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) The Delhi schedule for Meghna Gulzar's upcoming directorial "Chhapaak", starring Deepika Padukone and Vikrant Massey, has concluded. View More..

Kanan Dave joins celebrity marketing agency Entropy

    Updated On : Apr 22,2019   8:30 pm
Mumbai, April 22 (IANS) Kanan Dave has joined Entropy, a Reliance Entertainment co-owned digital marketing agency, as the Senior Vice President, Operations. View More..

Deepika, Vikrant's kissing scene gets leaked

    Updated On : Apr 22,2019   2:44 pm
New Delhi, April 22 (IANS) A lip locking scene of actors Deepika Padukone and Vikrant Massey from their upcoming film "Chhapaak" has been leaked online. View More..

IMA, Deepika's foundation slam 'Mental Hai Kya?'

    Updated On : Apr 20,2019   7:02 pm
Mumbai, April 20 (IANS) The Indian Medical Association (IMA) and actress Deepika Padukone's The Live Love Laugh Foundation (TLLLF) on Saturday condemned the title and poster of Kangana Ranaut and Rajkummar Rao-starrer "Mental Hai Kya?". View More..

Ranveer trolls himself with toilet cleaner meme

    Updated On : Apr 19,2019   4:38 pm
Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) Ranveer Singh knows how to laugh at himself. The actor, who is popular for his wacky fashion choices, played along with social media trollers and shared a meme comparing his clothing to a toilet cleaner. View More..

'Mental Hai Kya?' draws psychiatrists' ire

    Updated On : Apr 19,2019   4:10 pm
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) The film industry must exercise caution and be more sensitive in its messaging, irate psychiatrists have said in reference to the title and posters of the upcoming Hindi film "Mental Hai Kya?", featuring popular actors Rajkummar Rao and Kangana Ranaut. View More..

I always wanted to be loved: Siddhant Chaturvedi

    Updated On : Apr 18,2019   8:32 pm
Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) "Gully Boy" star Siddhant Chaturvedi says he wanted to be loved by people and has taken a vow to always handle his own social media. "I always wanted people to love me. I am happy thats happening now," Siddhant said. View More..

Scars and colour: Showbiz brings alive shades of beauty

    Updated On : Apr 18,2019   10:22 am
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Decades before Deepika Padukone chose to play a girl with an acid-scarred face on the big screen, Zeenat Aman and Rekha essayed strong women with disfigured faces in films, a medium where the heroine has typically lent glamour. View More..

Deepika, Ranveer make perfect couple at wedding

    Updated On : Apr 17,2019   10:34 pm
Mumbai, April 17 (IANS) A gamut of images of Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone enjoying wedding celebrations of a friend took over social media, proving why they make one of the most loved star couples. View More..

It's difficult for outsiders to get good roles: Rakul

    Updated On : Apr 15,2019   1:40 pm
New Delhi, April 15 (IANS) Actress Rakul Preet says it is extremely tough for an outsider to get meaningful roles in the film industry. View More..

Film industry in 'dangal' over Lok Sabha polls

    Updated On : Apr 11,2019   5:28 pm
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) In one of India's most defining elections, the film fraternity is visibly divided over support for the competing political parties. View More..

Shoots in Delhi-NCR: Action on for star-led dramas

    Updated On : Apr 09,2019   4:40 pm
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) Delhi has often served as the perfect backdrop to the eye and frame of a camera for films, television shows and web series. Even as the temperature is on the rise, the capital city is currently home to the crews of projects starring actors such as Deepika Padukone, Kangana Ranaut and Ali Fazal. View More..

Excited that Sara is working with Imtiaz Ali: Saif

    Updated On : Apr 06,2019   8:04 pm
Mumbai, April 6 (IANS) Actor Saif Ali Khan says he is very excited that his daughter and actress Sara Ali Khan is working with filmmaker Imtiaz Ali for the upcoming film "Love Aaj Kal 2". View More..

Amit Sharma hopes to work with Ranveer, Deepika again

    Updated On : Apr 03,2019   3:34 pm
Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) "Badhaai Ho" director Amit Sharma, who has directed Bollywood stars Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone in an ad film, says he is looking forward to more collaborations with the couple. View More..

Delhi schedule of 'Love Aaj Kal 2' wrapped up

    Updated On : Apr 03,2019   3:32 pm
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) The Delhi schedule of the upcoming film "Love Aaj Kal 2", starring actors Kartik Aaryan and Sara Ali Khan, has concluded. View More..

Telugu filmdom isn't male dominated anymore: Rakul

    Updated On : Apr 03,2019   2:42 pm
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) She is just a decade old in southern showbiz, but Rakul Preet Singh has managed to carve a niche for herself. The actress feels there has been a change in the Telugu film industry as it is no more patriarchal. View More..