Deepika Padukone is one of the beautiful actresses of Bollywood having a good height of 5'9". This Bollywood actress was born in Copenhagen, Danemark for her father Prakash Padukone and mother Ujjala. After her birth on hanyary 5th 1986, her parantes flew back to india and stayed in Bangalore.
Her family descends from Padukone village in Kudapura taluk. This is located in Udupi district in Karnataka.
Prakash Padukone was a world famous badminton player and Deepika followed his footsteps and joind his Badminton club.
She studied in sofia high school in Mumbai and after that this bollywood celebrity completed her pre – university studies in Mount Carmel college in Bangalore. She quitted badminton and focused on her ICSE study.
The hot celebrity india started her modeling career while she was in the college. Over several years, she performed some commercials for Close – Up, Liril Dabur Lal powder and a jewel retailer in india. She also featured the international spokesperson of cosmetic brand Maybelline.
She won the Model of the Year award at the kingfisher’s fashion. In the same year she was accepted as one of the fisheking swim suit calendar of 2006. In the Idea ZEE fashion award she was nominated two prizes the female model of the year and the fresh face of the year. Bollywood celebrity was chosen lately as the official model of kingfisher airlines, levi strauss and tissot watches.
Her cinema career
After Deepika achieved a huge success in the modeling career, she decided to move on to the film industry. She first started with a video clip modeling for a song of the pop album Aap Kaa Surroor.
But her cinema career did not start until she featured in the Aishwarta film in front of actor Upendra. After that she moved into a much bigger success with the international film “Om Shanti Om” opposite to shahrukh khan. Her acting in that film nominated her the best female debut in the filmfare.
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