Name: Deepkia Padukone
Birthday: 5th January 1986
Known For: Before getting into films, Deepika Padukone worked as a supermodel and was a spokesmodel of Liril, Dabur Lal powder, Close-Up toothpaste, Limca, Jewels of India, Parachute’s Advanced Massager, Levi Strauss (India) Pvt. Ltd., and Maybelline.
Debut Film: Aishwarya
Marital Status: Married
Spouse: Ranveer Singh
Relationships: Nihaar Pandya, Upden Patel, Muzammil Ibrahim, Yuraj Singh, Ranbir Singh, Siddharth Mallya, Ranveer Singh
Awards: Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut, 2 Filmfare Awards for Best Actress, IIFA Award for Best Female Debut, 3 IIFA Awards for Best Actress, Forbes India Celebrity 100 list for The Highest-Earning Female Celebrity for four years, 3 Screen Awards for Best Actress, 4 Screen Awards for Best Actress (Popular Choice)
Deepkia Padukone Biography
Deepika Padukone has become a well-known personality across the globe. Her acting career has taken her to new heights for which she has earned several awards and achievements. Padukone was born in January 1986, in Denmark. Her father, Prakash Padukone is a former professional badminton player and her mother, Ujjala is a travel agent. Padukone also has a younger sister, Anisha, who is a golfer.
Deepika Padukone announced in 2006 that she would be debuting in Aishwarya, a Kannada film directed by Indrajit Lankesh. The film became commercially successful and her acting was praised by the critics. In 2007, Deepika Padukone starred opposite Shah Rukh Khan in Farah Khan’s Om Shanti Om. The film became of the highest-grossing films of that year. The actress was praised was for her performance and received several awards, including her first Filmfare.
She next played a role in Yash Raj Film’s Bachna Ae Haseeno, alongside Ranbir Kapoor. The film became a financial success but her performance received negative reviews from the critics. In 2009, Padukone appeared, alongside Akshay Kumar, in Chandni Chowk to China. Despite the hype, the film became moderately successful at the box office. After that, Deepika has an item number in Billu.
Deepika Padukone appeared next in Love Aaj Kal, alongside Saif Ali Khan. The film proved to be the third-highest-grossing film of that year and her performance was also praised. In 2010, Deepika Padukone appeared in Karthik Calling Karthik, for which she was received positive reviews for her acting. Her next film was Sajid Khan’s Housefull. She reunited with Akshay Kumar for the film, which becomes incredibly successful at the box office.
Padukone’s next film was Pradeep Sarkar’s Lafangey Parindey. Deepika’s performance was praised but the film did not do well. Her next role was alongside Imran Khan in Bread Ke Baad. The movie did moderately well. In 2010, Deepika Padukone also appeared in Ashutosh Gowarikar’s Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey. The film did not do well commercially.
In 2011, the first appearance of Deepika Padukone was in an item number in Dum Maaro Dum. The song attracted controversy due to its sexual content. Her next film was Prakash Jha’s Aarakshan, which attracted mostly negative reviews. Her final performance of that year was in Desi Boyz, alongside Akshay Kumar and John Abraham. The film received mostly negative reviews from critics and the audience and Deepika’s acting was criticised.
In 2012, Deepika Padukone appeared in Cocktail, which became immensely successful. Padukone’s acting was praised and the film was a huge success at the box office. Deepika received positive reviews from critics and received several awards for her performance. In 2013, Deepika featured in one of the four top-grossing productions of the year. Her film Race 2, alongside Saif Ali Khan, received negative reviews but became commercially successful worldwide.
Deepika Padukone’s next release was Ayan Mukerji’s Yeh Jawaani Hai Dewaani. She played the role in the film alongside Ranbir Kapoor. Her acting was praised and the film emerged as a major commercial success. She next appeared in Rohit Shetty’s Chennai Express, opposite Shah Rukh Khan. The film received positive reviews and became commercially successful. Chennai Express also became one of the highest-grossing films of that year.
Deepika Padukone’s next film was Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela. She worked alongside Ranveer Singh. The film attracted some criticism over its title was there were protests across several states in India, as the film was based on Hindu mythology. However, the film did well and Deepika was praised for her acting. She even received several awards for her performance in the film.
In 2014, Deepika Padukone appeared in a Tamil film, Kochadaiiyaan. Later she appeared in Homi Adajania’s Finding Fanny. She worked alongside Arjun Kapoor, Naseeruddin Shah, Dimple Kapadia and Panjak Kapur. The film did well critically and Deepika’s performance was praised. After that, Deepika Padukone starred opposite Shah Rukh Khan in Happy New Year. Even though the film received negative reviews, it did well commercially.
In 2015, Deepika Padukone appeared in Shoojut Sircar’s Piku. The reviews of the film were positive and her acting was praised. The film also became a box office hit and garnered Padukone many awards. Later in the same year, Deepika appeared alongside Ranbir Kapoor in Tamasha. The film did moderately well and received mixed reviews from the critics and the audience.
Her next film was alongside, Ranveer Singh in Bajirao Mastani. The film proved to be the fourth highest-grossing Bollywood film of that year. She even won several awards for the film. In 2017. Padukone appeared in XX: Return of Xander Cage. She played her role opposite Vin Diesel. It was Deepika’s first Hollywood project. The film did moderately well and received mixed reviews. In 2018, Deepika played a role in Padmaavat. Just like her other films, this one received backlashes too.
After several cuts and changes were made to the movie, it was released. The film became one of the most expensive Hindi films and Padukone’s highest-grossing film of that time. It received positive reviews from the critics and earned the actress several awards. After that, Padukone formed her Production company, named Ka. Her first venture was the 2020’s Chhapaak. Even though the movie received positive reviews from critics, it did do well at the box office.
Controversy: Deepika Padukone’s movie Padmaavat created a lot of tensions even before its release. The movie is inspired from the story of Queen Padmini, which received a lot of backlash from the Karni Sena as they believed that the movie portrayed their queen in an inappropriate way. Deepika Padukone was even threatened by Karni Sena who said that they will chop off her nose if they do not stop the release of the film.
Latest News: While appearing on Kaun Banega Crorepati 13, Deepika Padukone joked about how her husband Ranveer Singh never cooks for her. To this, Singh replied hilariously, “Instead of giving him my warm regards, you are complaining about me?”
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