Deepika Padukone (born 5 January 1986) is an Indian Actress and film producer. She is famous for work on “Om Shanti Om” (2007) and “Bajirao Mastani” (2015).
Deepika Padukone Biography
Dipika was born in Copenhagen, Denmark, on 5 January 1986, and raised in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India.
From childhood, she had taken a lot of interest in playing badminton and wanted to become a badminton player just like her dad.
During her school days, she played badminton in many championships at the national level. She also worked as a child model when she was only eight and appeared in several advertising campaigns.
She later changed her mind, and she chose to become a fashion model rather than becoming a badminton player.
Biography of Deepika Padukone
|Deepika Padukone Wiki & Biography|
|Real Name||Deepika Padukone|
|Profession||Actress and film producer|
|Date of Birth||5 January 1986|
Height, Weight & Body Measurements
|Height in Centimeters||173 cm|
|Height in meters||1.73 m|
|Height in Inches||5’8″|
|Weight in Kilograms||55 kg|
|Weight in Pounds||121 lbs|
Family and Relatives
|Father||Prakash Padukone (Ex Indian Badminton Player)|
Affairs, Girlfriends and Marital Status
|Boyfriend||Nihaar Pandya (Actor), Upen Patel (Actor), Muzammil Ibrahim (Actor), Yuvraj Singh (Cricketer), Ranbir Kapoor (Actor), Siddharth Mallya (Actor), Ranveer Singh (Actor)|
|Husband/ Spouse||Ranveer Singh (Actor)|
Education and School, College
|Educational Qualification||College dropout|
|School||Sophia High School, Bengaluru|
|College/ University||Mount Carmel College, Bengaluru|
Favourites Things and Like & Dislike
|Favourite Actor||Shah Rukh Khan, Brad Pitt|
|Favourite Actress||Madhuri Dixit, Kajol|
|Favourite Food||Pasta, Dal-Chawal, Biryani, Maharashtrian Varan, South Indian Food|
|Favourite Movie||Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Om Shanti Om|
|Hobbies||Dancing, Reading, Playing badminton, Cooking|
|Net Worth||$20 MillionApprox|
|Salary||Rs. 30 Crore/Film|
|House Address||B/Cozihom, Pali Hill, Bandra (West), Mumbai 400050|
|Phone Number||Will update|
|Email Id||Will update|
Deepika Padukone Wiki
She has been modelling appearances on television, advertising campaigns for Liril, Close-Up toothpaste and Limca, receiving numerous prestigious modelling offers, including an annual exhibition of jewellery brand ambassadorship of the Jewels of India.
When Maybelline made her their latest international cover-girl face she entered the international scene.
The journey with Deepika was a smooth one. She made her runway debut during Lakme Fashion Week in 2005. She was featured on Kingfisher Calendar the following year. When she was featured in the music video for the song ‘Naam Hai Tera’ by Himesh Reshammiya, she gained wider recognition.
Eventually, she began getting movie offers. However, not the one who hastily jumped into anything, she instead enrolled in Anupam Kher Film Academy for an acting course to train herself for the job.
In 2006 Deepika Padukone made her debut with a Kannada movie “Aishwarya” opposite Upendra.
The film, directed by Indrajit Lankesh, was a significant commercial success. Meanwhile, she had also inked a deal for the Hindi movie ‘Happy New Year’ with Farah Khan.
The film bid comes up rolling to Deepika after the big breakthrough. In ‘Bachna Ae Haseeno,’ ‘Chandni Chowk to China’ and ‘Love Aaj Kal’ she was cast.
Deepika Padukone Interview
Although the first two performed average at the box office, ‘Love Aaj Kal’ was a runaway hit, becoming 2009’s third highest-grossing movie. Deepika was complimented by Meera Pandit for delivering her finest performance.
Deepika ended 2015 on a high note with the historical drama ‘Bajirao Mastani’ by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. She played a warrior princess in it and eventually becomes the second wife of Maratha General Bajirao.
Her success as Mastani was praised by the reviewers who found her enthralling and riveting. She studied sword-fighting, horse-riding and Kalaripayattu for the film. It became the year’s fourth highest-grossing Bollywood movie.
Deepika’s phenomenal success as an actor saw her cross boundaries as she developed into a star of international reputation. Having made her mark at Bollywood, Deepika then eyed in Hollywood to make a name for herself.
Her Hollywood debut venture was opposite Vin Diesel for the 2017 action film ‘xXx: Return of Xander Cage. She had been seen as Serena Unger in the lead role. The movie opened up to mixed reviews.
Padukone started dating Ranbir Kapoor, her co-star from the film Bachna Ae Haseeno (2008), in March 2008. The pair disintegrated in November 2009. And later she began dating Ranveer Singh and on November 14, 2018, in a traditional Konkani & Sindhi ceremony, the couple tied the knot at Lake Como, Italy.