Deepika Padukone was born on the 5th of Jan 1986 in Copenhagen, Denmark. But the family eventually relocated to Bengaluru, India. Her Parents belong to a south Indo-Aryan community with Konkani as their official language. She was born to Prakash Padukone who was an international badminton player and mother, Ujjala, who is a travel agent. In her childhood days, Deepika was keenly involved in sports, especially in badminton for obvious reasons. She played in a number of tournaments and was a very strong sportsperson throughout her school life and was rather very enthusiastic and zealous about it. She describes her schedule during her school days to be overtly filled with sports practices.
Deepika Padukone Life
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Surprisingly, it was only subsequently when she reached her tenth grade that she decided to pursue a distinct interest which began ruling her heart and soul and that was her abrupt inclination towards modeling and entering the glam-sham of the fashion industry. This decision of hers enabled her to embark a journey and set out for her blooming career in this industry and prove her competence in this particular domain. She became so passionate and exuberant about her decision to pursue her interest in modeling that she dropped out from her graduation in Sociology honors from IGNOU (Indira Gandhi National Open University) where she earlier enrolled herself, due to the scheduling clashes from her Modeling sessions. This might come as a zapping blow to her fans but this is precisely how this successful and flashy actor effused and emanated towards her Bollywood career and glamorous life-style. There fore, she then began pursuing her full time career in modeling under the mentor ship of Prasad Bidapa while simultaneously, with his support she appeared in a several adverts and even received sumptuous acknowledgement for her ‘liril’ campaign which rendered her a new recognized image in the industry. Also, she walked the ramp for a number of eminent deisgners and gained gradual popularity. However, it was only later, when she appeared in a video by Himesh Reshamiya, that she became conspicuous specifically in the eyes of choreographer-director-Farah Khan and was offered her debut film-Om Shanti Om, a reincarnation melodrama with ShahRukh Khan as her co-star in the movie. She earned extravagant brownie points as this movie turned to be her ‘ace in the hole’ as it was Om Shanti Om, which paved a very smooth way towards immense fame, money, recognition and what not.
Deepika Padukone became a rare opportunist there by turning the situation to her advantage for she constantly appeared in a number of successful movies which include Bachhna Ae Haseeno, Love Aaj Kal, House full, Desi Boyz, Aarakshan, Cocktail, Race 2, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Chennai Express and her latest super hit drama flick – ‘Ram leela’ precisely after her debut in Bollywood. All Deepika Padukone movies have done a cracking business at the box office and their success is also uprightly affiliated with the success of this high flier lady for her contribution in the movies is very not able wherein she verifies her excellence as a wonderful actor. Never the less, her triumph as an actor was not so effortless and simplified for she, diligently has accomplished this acknowledgement and critical acclaim. She has proved her caliber through her work as an actor and has received commendable reputation of a competent and a graceful actress for the same. Certainly, she possesses the extraordinary attributes of being an actor, her mesmerizing and ravishing countenance topped up with a groovy height sums up her comprehensive sense of beauty of being an impressive personality evidently matching the baseline of an impeccable actress. Not with standing, Deepika has been playing a vital role in rendering fashion its new identity through her own style statement which is admittedly very natty and voguish. Whatever, she dons whether Indian or Western; she graces the outfit there by making it an ‘Alluring Fad’.
However, apparently she has been falling into a numerous controversies after becoming an actress. Chiefly, the controversies about RanbirKapoor and Deepika Paudukone love affair have mainstreamed her in a spot light yet this chapter has been sealed in the present giving rise to another puppy love of Deepikaalong with her own co-star in Ramleela – Ranveer Singh. The couple has been very palpable about their affair even before the media and Deepika is extremely open about her love for Ranveer singh as of now.
Presently, she is indulged in the filming of her prospective Prabhudeva’s Cameo- Happy New Year starring ShahRukh Khan. Unfortunately, her much talked about appearance in her Hollywood debut movie Fast and Furious 7 was set off due to shooting clashes with Happy New Year. This news has been really upsetting for the fans as well as for Deepika herself who is a dedicated fan of this franchise.