Deepika Padukone is a stunning Indian actress and a model who is well known for her prese
nce in Bollywood. Her talent made her to rope into the industry, even without any godfather. She has established herself as one of the top actress of B-town. She made her acting debut in 2006 Kannada film Aishwarya and later played the lead role in the movie “Om Shanti Om” opposite Shahrukh Khan, which proved a major commercial success and earned her the Filmfare Award for the “Best Female Debut”.
She has made her debut in hollywood with the flick xXx: The Return of Xander Cage.
Deepika was born on 5 January 1986 to Prakash Padukone and Ujjala Padukone in Copenhagen, Denmark. When she was eleven months old they moved to Bangalore, India. While in high school, she played badminton at the state level. However, she was not keen on pursuing a career as a badminton player. At the age of 17, Deepika walked for her first ramp show.
Name : Deepika padukone
Birthday : 5 January 1986
Place of Birth : Copenhagen, Denmark
Age : 31 years
Height : 5’7″
Zodiac sign : Capricorn
Father : Prakash Padukone
Mother : Ujjala Padukone
Sister : Anisha Padukone
Debut Film : Om Shanti Om
Awards : Best Female Debut for movie Om Shanti Om
Deepika Padukone pursued a career in modelling. She started modelling assignment with Lakme fashion week in 2005. Later, she signed many modelling assignments and was awarded as Model of the year in Kingfisher fashion awards. She was a Brand ambassador of Levi Strauss and Tissot SA. She made her cinematic debut in the Kannada Film Aishwarya in 2006 starring opposite actor Upendra.
She made her bollywood entry with Shahrukh Khan’s Om shanti Om followed by many superhits like Chennai Express, Cocktail, Ramleela, Piku and many more. She has received many prestigious modelling offers including brand ambassadorship of the Jewels of India and an annual jewellery exhibition.
xXx: The Return of Xander Cage
xXx: The Return of Xander Cage is an action film directed by D.J. Caruso starring Samuel L. Jackson, Tony Jaa and Donnie Yen. It is a sequel to the 2002 film xXx. It featured Vin Diesel and Bollywood actress Deepika padukone in lead roles. Deepika has played the role of Serena Unger in the flick.
Deepika is the elder daughter of Prakash Padukone, who was a former top world level badminton player and Ujjala Padukone, who is a travel agent. She has a younger sister Anisha, who is a golfer and ranks ninth in the country in the sport. Deepika is the grand-daughter of Ramesh Padukone, who was the Secretary of the Mysore Badminton Association for many years. She played her first official tournaments in the year 1962 and has won the Karnataka state junior championship title.
As per the latest reports, Deepika Padukone is dating actor Ranveer Singh. The onscreen couple obviously felt the sparks off-screen as well. The love birds have discussed marriage with their parents and both the families are gearing up for the big-fat wedding.
2007 Om Shanti Om
2008 Bachna Ae Haseeno
2009 Love aaj kal
2010 Karthik Calling Karthik
2010 Lafangey Parindey
2010 Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey
2010 Break Ke Baad
2011 Dum Maro Dum
2013 Yeh Jawani hai Deewani
2013 Chennai Express
2015 Goliyon Ki rasleela-Ramleela
2014 Finding Fanny Fernandes
2014 Happy New Year
2015 Bajirao Mastani