Biography of Deepika Padukone
Deepika Padukone is oe of the famous actress of Bollywood. She was actually born in the country of Denmark. But after some months, her parents moved to Karnataka. Deepika was only eleven years old when they moved from Copenhagen to Karnataka. Deepika is belonging from the origin of Chitrapur Saraswat Brahmin. His father Prakash Padukone is a former Badminton Champion who has played many International Badminton matches. Her mother also worked as a travel agent for few years. She also has a sister Aisha, who is 20 years old.
Deepika studied in Sophia High School in Bangalore. After that she finished her pre-university education from Mount Carmel College Bangalore. She was also selected for the State Badminton Championship whwn she was in High School.
Career of Deepika Padukone
Deepika was very fond of modeling when she was in college. She participated in a ramp completion which held in NLS,Bangalore. She was linked in ads of some Indian Brands named Limca, Close-up toothpaste, Dabur lal powder. She was also the brand ambassador of the Jewel of India.
She started her career in cinema in 2006 with kannad film Aishwarya in which she acted with opposite actor Upendra. Then she made a fantastic entry of her in Bollywood movie Om Shanti Om, which was a super duper hit in the box-office in 2007.In this film her opposite actor was Shahrukh Khan.
Then she worked with Ranbir kapoor in the film Bachna Ae Haseeno along with Bipasha Basu and Manisha Lamba. It was in news that the boyfrirnd of Deepika at that time was Ranbir kapoor.
Photos of Deepika Padukone
Awards won by Deepika Padukone
'Model of the Year' in fifth Kingfisher Fashion Awards
'Fresh face of the year' and 'Female Model of the Year' by Idea Zee Fashion Awards
Filmfare Awards Best Female Debut Award; Om Shanti Om
Head N Shoulders Fresh Face of the Year Award for Om Shanti Om
IIFA Awards' Best Debutant (Female) for Om Shanti Om
Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Awards' Chevrolet Heartbeat of the Nation (Female)
Asian Film Awards' Best Actress for Chandni Chowk to China
Films of Deepika Padukone
Films done by Deepika Padukone
Om Shanti Om
Bachna Ae haseeno
Chandni Chowk To China
Love Aaj Kal
Karthik Calling Karthik
Break Ke Baad
Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey
Upcoming movies of Deepika Padukone in 2011
Dum Maaro Dum
Love 4 Ever
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