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Deepika Padukone

Hailing from a sports background, Deepika Padukone was managed to make her space in the glamourous showbiz industry. The young lady has won our hearts in many ways with her beautiful looks and applauding acting skills

Deepika Padukone
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Deepika Padukone

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Hailing from a sports background, Deepika Padukone was managed to make her space in the glamourous showbiz industry. The young lady has won our hearts in many ways with her beautiful looks and applauding acting skills

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Hailing from a sports background, Deepika Padukone was managed to make her space in the glamourous showbiz industry. The young lady made her debut opposite the King Of Romance, Shah Rukh Khan with the 2008 film, Om Shanti Om which also made her bag the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut. From then, Deepika has given several hits like Cocktail, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Piku, and Bajirao Mastani to name a few.

The daughter former international badminton player, Prakash Padukone and Ujjala Padukone was a national level badminton player and State-level basketball and baseball player before joining the showbiz world. And when Deepika reached her middle school, she quit badminton and took up the glamorous world of fashion modeling seriously. After completing her Bachelor's degree in Arts from the IGNOU, Deepika dropped from there too and went on to pursue her modeling career. In 2005, she was awarded Model of the Year at Kingfisher Fashion Awards.

From a non-filmy life, Deepika Padukone started dating her Bachna Ae Haseeno co-star, Ranbir Kapoor in 2008. Not just that, to show her love for Ranbir, she got herself inked with his initials 'RK' on the back of her neck. The two later soon broke up, as she felt betrayed. However, the two still remains to be good friends.

About her debut in the entertainment industry with the Kannada film Aishwarya, where she bagged Om Shanti Om and was nominated for the Best Actress Award. After facing several flops the actress' career took a kickstart with the film, Cocktail where she earned great recognition. The diva then went on to act in several successful films like Race 2, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Chennai Express, Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela, etc.

In 2015, Piku made a good impact on the Indian audience with a slight an underlying feminist tone based on her real life beliefs. Later, Deepika went on to reunited on-screen with Ranbir Kapoor in the unconventional film Tamasha and in the same year later, with her apparent partner Ranveer Singh in Bajirao Mastani. Now talking about her 2017 filmy timeline, she made her Hollywood debut with Vin Diesel in XXX: The Return of Xander Cage and about her Bollywood releases she is still filming for Sanjay Leela Bansali's, Padmavati starring Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor, as the main lead.


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