Deepika Padukone Biography
A Glam doll personified , the style icon of today’s young girls and a perfect example of beauty with brains, Deepika Padukone is a Konkani girl born to the famous badminton player Prakash Padukone on 5th January 1986. Her mother’s name is Ujjala Padukone who works as a travel agent. Deepika is the elder sister of “Anisha”, the younger daughter of Padukone duo.
The dimpled beauty was born in Denmark’s Copenhagen while her father was on practice session in Denmark. Her relations later moved to Bengaluru when the bubbly girl was eleven months old. Deepika’s father Prakash Padukone had represented India for Badminton at the global level. Even Deepika also was a state stage player of Badminton when she was in school. Deepika finished her schooling from Sophia High School in Bengaluru and attended the Mount Carmel College in Bengaluru for pre-university studies.
As the dimpled beauty was not interested in the professional sports as her career, she moved to pursue modeling as her hobby and later she took the modeling seriously as her career. A lot of brands like Liril, Close-Up and Limca chose her to act in their viable advertisements. She was an authorized spokesperson for the Jewels of India and Maybelline , a variety of beauty products. She also got a unusual chance to appear in 2006 Kingfisher Swimsuit Calender.
The year of 2006 proved to be lucky for the leggy lass as she made a debut in the film industry through the Kannada film named ‘Aishwarya’. Later in 2007 she got a chance to play a lead role in Farah Khan’s ‘Om Shanti Om’ opposite Shah Rukh Khan which was a blockbuster at the box office.
She never looked back since then. Her show in the movies like ‘Bachna Ae Haseeno’, ‘Chandni Chowk To China’, ‘Love Aaj Kal’, ‘Karthik Calling Karthik’, ‘Break Ke Baad’, ‘Aarakshan’, ‘Cocktail’ and ‘Desi Boyz’ was praised by the movie critics and her fan follow. She got few awards and nominations for some of these movies. She has also made visitor appearances in many films. Her recent movie ‘Race 2’ by Abbas-Mustan with co-actors like John Abraham and Saif Ali Khan,Jacqueline Fernandez,Amisha Patel and Anil Kapoor was a enormous hit at the box office.
Deepika is famous for her style and Bindass attitude, she openly dated famous actor Ranbir Kapoor and got his initials tattooed on her body. Later they broke off and then she said to be dating liquor king Vijay Mallya’s son Siddharth. They also said to be broken off in 2012.
Deepika is a brilliant actress , a very good performer and very zealous about her work. She wants to win audience’s hearts with her solid work and devotion. presently she is hectic in her new films ‘Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani’ with her ex Ranbir Kapoor, ‘Chennai Express’ with Shah Rukh Khan ,’Ram Leela’ with Ranveer Singh and ‘Kochadaiyaan’ (Tamil) with the huge actor Rajinikanth which is produced by Eros International.