Deepika Padukone was born on 5th sept’ 86 in Copenhagen. She is born in a Konkani family and was raised in Bangalore. His father is Prakash Padukone; a national level badminton player and mother name is Ujala; a travel agent by profession. Other than that she has a sister named Anisha who’s a golfer. She done his schooling from Sophia high school from Bangalore and graduated from Indira Gandhi national Open University. Before acting her early career started from television ads. Deepika gained recognition after doing the ad for Liril soap. She also was a professional model and had been famous for appearing in 2006 print campaign namely ‘Kingfisher calendar’. She also won kingfisher model award for the best model of the year.
Top 10 Most Popular Deepika Padukone Movies of 2017
She then appeared in the following top 10 mentioned movies:-
01. Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani (2013): The movie was directed by Ayaan Mukherjee and Deepika was paired with Ranbir kapoor. The movie was a huge hit that year.
02. Bajirao Mastani (2015): The movie was directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and was a epic historical romance movie.
03. Chennai Express (2013): The movie was directed by Rohit Shetty. This movie was the top grossing movie of all time in Bollywood history. Deepika gained a huge success by this film. Her acting and specially the accent was highly proclaimed.
04. Cocktail (2012): The movie was directed by Homi Adajania. The movie performed average at box office but Deepika won a national award for his role in the movie against Saif ali Khan.
05. Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela (2013): The movie was directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Deepika Padukone was paired with Ranveer Singh. The movie did average at box office but the role of both the actors have been critically acclaimed.
06. Piku (2015): Previous year released and directed by Shojit Sarkar. The movie was both critically acclaimed and appreciated and also was a big hit at box office. Deepika Padukone by this movie established herself as an actress who can do a solo movie on her own.
07. Om Shanti Om (2007): Deepika’s debut film in bollywood and she was a lead actress in the movie paired with Shahrukh khan. It was directed by Farah Khan. The movie was on reincarnation drama and was one of the blockbusters of that year.
08. Love Aaj Kal (2009): This movie was directed by Imtiaz ali. The movie was the 3rd highest grosser of that year. Deepika was paired against Saif Ali Khan. She gained lot of appreciation for her role as a self independent working girl.
09. Race 2 (2013): The movie was directed by Abbaas Mustan. The movie was one of the top grosser of the year. Deepika Padukone established herself as an contemporary actress after that.
10. Aishwarya (2006): Deepika Padukone debut movie in kanada. She was paired against actor Upendra. The movie was a commercial success and she also been acclaimed for her performance in the movie.
Deepika Padukone Upcoming Movies 2017, 2018 List
- XXX: Return of Xander Cage (2017) – Serena Unger with Vin Diesel, Tony Jaa, Kris Wu, Donnie Yen and Ruby Rose
- Padmavati (2017) – Rani Padmini with Ranveer Singh, Shahid Kapoor and Aditi Rao Hydari
Apart from this Deepika Padukone appeared in other Bollywood movies like Tamasha (2015), Happy New Year (2014), Desi Boyz (2011), Lafange Parindey (2010) etc.