Deepika Padukone is the brightest star shining on the horizon of Bollywood since 2006. She is completely a non-media figure came in the limelight soon after joining graduation in Sociology. She started her career as a model and later on stepped in Bollywood (hope and sure) never to quit. She is a Film fare award winner soon after her Debut movie. Since then she is on top and highly paid Bollywood actress.
Deepika was born outside India in Denmark, Copenhagen on January 5th, 1986. She is the eldest child of the family. Her Father – Mr Parakash Padukone, is a known but retired Badminton Player, who came back to settle in India after Deepika’s birth. Her mother is working women and an active mother who really groomed her both girls in a very decent manner. She is a Travel Agent by profession. Deepika’s younger sister is a Golfer.
Deepika herself was a very good Badminton player and was an active participant in State level competitions while in school. She took her early education from Sofia High School in Bangalore, where they settle after coming back from abroad. After school level, she enrolled herself in Indra Gandhi National Open University for Bachelors of Arts in Sociology. Till admission, it seems as if she will opt for a sports career.
But she switched her interest in Fashion Modelling and spoke to her father regarding this. Despite behaving as an orthodox parent, Mr. Prakash, gave her permission to join the profession she is comfortable with. This is the point where she was too much involved in media that she left her education, never to start again to complete it till now. She left her Graduation unfinished.
Deepika started her early career in 2004 as a model working under the guidance of Prasad Bidapa. And soon after she get recognition by working in commercials modelling for Liril soap.
In 2005, she made her debut ramp walk in Runway, the Lakme Fashion Week Show. She was modelling for the designer called Suneet Warma. She worked as a model in a song sung by Himesh Reshammiya – NAAM HAI TERA..!
Deepika signed her first movie as Kennada film called Aishwarya. It was a remake of a Telgu film. This film receives a huge commercial success.
Bollywood Entrance VIA FARAH KHAN
Soon after Aishwarya, Deepika was approached by Famous film producer and director, Farah Khan.She gave her a super hit Debut movie called Om Shanti Om acting against Shahrukh Khan. It was again proved a great commercial success. And earn overnight fame for Deepika following the First Film Fare Award for best Debut Female Actress.(2007)
According to Taran Adarsh – Bollywood Hangama: “Deepika has all it takes to be a top star—the personality, the looks and yes, she’s supremely talented too. Standing in the same frame as [Shah Rukh] and getting it right is no small achievement. She comes as a whiff of fresh air!’’
After the first Hit film, Deepika gave many blockbuster films such as Love Aaj Kal (2009) nominated as Best Actress in Film Fare awards.Cocktail (2012) , Race 2 (2013) , Yeh Jawani Hai Dewani (2013), Chennai Express (2013) , Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela (2013) Four back to back blockbusters in a year.Happy New Year (2014). Piku (2015).
Deepika has a very open and widely discussed love affair with Ranbir Kapoor.Later on break up and a depression followed. Other boyfriends were Yuvraj Singh, Siddharth Mallya, Ranveer Singh.
Deepika likes white and Mauve colors. She likes South Indian Cuisine.In movies, she likes DIL WALE DULHANIYA LE JAIEN GE, THE COLORS OF PARADISE, THE CINDERALLA MAN.
Deepika doesn’t like smoking and drinking.She doesn’t like wearing designer’s dresses.
Deepika’s upcoming projects
Baji Rao Matani (2015 November), Tamsha (2015 December) and The Pirtaes (2016).
In short Deepika is very Smart, talented, beautiful and unbeatable actors.