1 Deepika Padukone a.k.a 'Deepi' was born on 5th January 1986 in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Deepika Padukone was born on 5th January 1986 in Copenhagen, Denmark and was brought up in Bangalore.
2 Her father Prakash Padukone is a great Indian Badminton champion of International level
Deepika's father Prakash Padukone was not only the International level Badminton Champion but also was ranked World No.1 in 1980. Her mother 'UJJala' is a travel agent by profession.
3 Her sister Anisha Padukone is a Professional Golf Player
Talking about her younger sister Anisha Padukone, she is a golf player by profession and an extremely media shy person. She has started playing golf from the very small age of 12. Anisha has not only represented India on various National and International levels platforms but also won laurels for the Nation.
4 Love towards sports specially Badminton was in her genes
Not only her father Prakash Padukone who was an ace badminton player but also she herself was fond of this game. She was a National level Badminton player and played many national championships during her teenage. As we said that the game is in her genes you will be surprised to know that her grandfather was the chief secretary of Mysore Badminton Academy at that time.
5 A pic with her childhood friend Aditya Narayan
6 Family pic
7 Supercute smile...isn't it ?
8 Completed her schooling from Sophia High School, Bangalore and went to Mount Carmel College, Bangalore for her pre-university education.
9 Young Deepika with her friends
10 A die hard fan of Leonardo-di-Caprio.
11 Appeared in advertisements for brands like Liril, Closeup,
12 Deepika’s Modelling Day’s
She started her carrier as a model and walked on ramp for the first time in 'Lakmey Fasion week'. Deepika participated in Kingfisher model awards and won 'model of the year' award in it. Her popularity got increased tremendously after she was titled as the most talented Kingfisher Calendar Girls
13 Appeared in a music video "Naam Hai Tera" by Himesh Reshammiya.
14 Deepika made her first Big screen debut from Kannada movie 'Aishwarya' directed by Indrajit Lankesha.
15 Her likes and dislikes
Favorite Food: South Indian cuisine. She is fond of dark chocolates.
Favorite Actors: Shah Rukh Khan, Brad Pitt, Amitabh Bachchan, Richard Gere.
Favorite Actresses: Sri Devi, Hema Malini, Madhuri Dixit.
Favorite sport: Badminton.
Favorite Colour: mauve, white.
Favorite Destination: Paris.
Favorite Movies: Dil Waale Dulhaniya Le Jaayenge, Cinderella Man and The Colour of Paradise.
16 Deepika has a long list of love affairs.
Her eternal beauty and continuous back to back hit movies has not only increased her demand in Bollywood but also in Hollywood too. This has increased her fan following also. But do you know, that she has a long list of love affairs, one of them has started before her enterance in Film industry. Here is a long list of love affairs to whom she was dating from last few years.
- Nihar Pandya.
- Upen Patel.
- Muzamil Ibrahim.
- Yuvraj Singh.
- Siddharth Mallya.
- Ranbir Kapoor.
- Ranveer Singh.
17 Fresh rumours of getting engaged to Ranveer Singh
Hey, what if I say that Sultan Alauddin Khilji is going to marry Rani Padmavati. Got confused ?? But Yes, thats true, we are talking about actor Ranveer Singh who is playing the role of Sultan Alauddin Khilji and dimple queen Deepika Padukone performing the role of Rani Padmini (Padmavati), in their upcoming Blockbuster movie 'Padmavati'.
As we all know that, Deepika is dating Ranveer from past 5 years and their are rumours that the couple have flown to Sri Lanka to celebrate Deepika's Birthday, and if the reports are to be true then Deepika will exchange rings with her alleged boyfriend Ranveer Singh.