The model turned actress and starry eyed newcomer definitely took the tinsel town by bang with her charming freshness and tremendous acting ability. Born in Copenhagen on 5th January 1986 to Ujjvala and Prakash Padukone, Deepika Padukone was primarily brought up in Bangalore where her family shifted its base. Her father Prakash Padukone was a renowned badminton player known internationally.

Deepika who did her schooling in Bangalore was also a badminton player. Despite not being too keen to take up the sport as a career. While doing her graduation, she decided that modelling was her cup of tea. She endorsed a number of products ranging from soap to jewellery. Her height, together with her athletic posture put her in good stead in the modelling circuit. She won the Model of the Year in 2006 at a reputed fashion award show. Kingfisher also made her the brand ambassador for its airline.

In 2006 the Konkani girl made her debut in a Kannada film ‘Aishwarya’. Her Bollywood breakthrough was made the following year by her film Om Shanti Om. Her acting in the hugely successful commercial by Farah Khan in which Deepika Padukone starred opposite to Shahrukh Khan not only brought her into prominence amongst the public but also was applauded by the critics. It established her fame overnight. Some of Deepika’s successful films include Housefull and Bachhna Ae Haseeno. Most of her films are commercially successful.

Deepika who has all the requirements for making it big won a couple of awards for her debut performance. Her relationships and subsequent break ups with Ranbir Kapoor and Siddharth Mallya and above all her independent ways have kept her constantly in the focus of the media.

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Deepika Padukone bids good-bye to Cannes with smiling face

Cannes done and very glamorous Deepika Padukone returned to Mumbai. On Sunday morning, the ‘Padmaavat’ actress was spotted at Mumbai airport smiling full heartedly. Deepika nails in her airport look. She donned a leather pants with a casual t-shirt and wore a denim overcoat. Deepika's look was en ... read more

Cannes 2019: Deepika Padukone shines in Peter Dundas couture

Deepika Padukone looked drop hat gorgeous in a Peter Dundas couture. Her attire is quite dramatic. There is a hube brown bow attached to the white gown like a gift wrap. It has a long train and shows her sensuousness in a thigh slight and a plunging neckline. The diva carried herself very well. ... read more

Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra touch down at Cannes

The shining stars of Bollywood Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra touched down at cannes. The two beauties were spotted outside their hotel. In the past, the ‘Padmaavat’ actess shared a picture of her boarding pass on Instagram as she took a flight to Nice from Mumbai. “And then this...had to b ... read more

Deepika Padukone gets bracelet from Neetu Kapoor, Riddimma

On her visit to New York, Deepika Padukone gets a bracelet from Neetu Kapoor and Riddhima Kapoor. The actress flaunts the sweet gift on her social media account tagging both Neetu Kapoor and Riddhima Kapoor Sahni. Ranbir's sister Riddhima is a jewellery designer and the bracelet has been d ... read more

Deepika Padukone goes cycling on New York streets

After wrapping up the Met Gala 2019 event, Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone goes cycling on New York streets. The actress has impressed and stunned one and all with her Barbie look at the event. After her tipsy video, Dippy’s cycling video goes viral on net. She goes cycling around New ... read more

Priyanka, Nick, Deepika bond at the Met Gala after party

Priyanka Chopra and her husband Nick Jonas hung out with Deepika Padukone at the Met Gala after party. For the after party, PeeCee agin opted for Dior. She wore a glitzy playsuit with puffed sleeve. While Deepika Padukone opted for a lemon yellow ensemble and accessorised with teal earrings and a ... read more