Deepika Padukone is Bollywood's stunning model-turned actress. The diva of Bollywood 'Deepika' is the daughter of Prakash Padukone and Ujjala Padukone. She attended Sophia High School and completed her pre-university ...Associated to charities Nanhi kali
Deepika Padukone is Bollywood's stunning model-turned actress. The diva of Bollywood 'Deepika' is the daughter of Prakash Padukone and Ujjala Padukone. She attended Sophia High School and completed her pre-university studies at Mount Carmel College Bangalore. While in high school, she played badminton at the state level. However, she was not keen on pursuing a career as a badminton player.
During the time of her film debut she was enrolled with the Indira Gandhi National Open University in Bachelors of Arts (Sociology). At the age of 17, Deepika made her first ramp show. 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 received praise for portraying the lead female roles in the 2009 romance Love Aaj Kal and the 2010 drama Lafangey Parindey.
The 2012 box office hit 'Cocktail' earned her critical acclaim and Best Actress nominations at several award ceremonies. In 2013, Padukone established herself as a leading actress of Hindi cinema by playing primary roles in the comedies 'Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani' and 'Chennai Express', both of which rank among the highest-grossing Bollywood films of all time.
She also won the Filmfare Award for Best Actress for her performance in the tragic romance Goliyon Ki Raasleela 'Ram-Leela'. Alongside her acting career, Padukone participates in stage shows, has written columns for an Indian newspaper, and is a prominent celebrity endorser for brands and products.
She has established herself as one of the top actress of B-town and was also part of a video named "My Choice", that gained huge popularity. Currently, she is dazzling the industry with her charm and acting skills.