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Deepika Padukone Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Bio & More

Deepika Padukone is a stunning Indian actress and a model who is well known for her presence in Bollywood. Her talent made her to rope into the industry, even without any godfather. She has established herself as one of the top actress of B-town. She made her acting debut in 2006 Kannada film Aishwarya and later played the lead role in the movie “Om Shanti Om” opposite Shahrukh Khan, which proved a major commercial success and earned her the Filmfare Award for the “Best Female Debut”. She has made her debut in hollywood with the flick xXx: The Return of Xander Cage. L’oreal Paris brand ambassador Deepika Padukone has made her debut on the red carpet at 70th Festival De Cannes.

Profile

Deepika Padukone
Deepika Padukone

Real Name: Deepika Padukone

Nickname: Deepika

Profession: Actress

Date of Birth: 5 January 1986

Age (as in 2017): 31 Years

Birth Place: Copenhagen, Denmark

Zodiac sign: Capricorn

Nationality: Indian

Hometown: Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

School: Sophia High School, Bengaluru
Mount Carmel College, Bengaluru

College: Indira Gandhi National Open University (discontinued later because of her modelling career)

Educational Qualifications: High School

Father- Prakash Padukone (former International level badminton player)

Mother- Ujjala Padukone (worked as a travel agent)

Sister- Anisha Padukone (younger, golfer)

Brother- N/A

Religion Hindu

Hobbies Dancing, Reading books, playing Badminton

Physical Stats & Features

Height: 5’7″

Weight: 58 Kg

Figure Measurements: 34-26-36

Eye Color: Black

Hair Color: Brown

Debut

Kannada: Aishwarya (2006)
Hindi (Bollywood): Om Shanti Om (2007)

Favourite Things

Favourite Food: South Indian Cuisine

Favourite Actor: Aamir Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Brad Pitt, Richard Gere

Favourite Actress: Hema Malni, Sridevi, Madhuri Dixit, Kajol, Rani Mukherji, Preity Zinta

Favourite Film: Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, The Color of Paradise, Cinderella Man

Favourite Color: White, Mauve

Favourite Destination: France

Favourite Sport: Badminton

Relationship Status

Marital Status: Unmarried

Affairs/Boyfriends: Ranbir Kapoor, Siddharth Mallya, Ranveer Singh

Husband: N/A

Money Stats

Salary: Price per film: 15 Crores (INR)

Net Worth: $8 Million

Latest News

According to our sources, Deepika Padukone will star in Kick 2 in place of Jacqueline and will be seen romancing Salman Khan.

Also, Deepika is set to romance Irrfan Khan once again for an upcoming Vishal Bhardwaj‘s film. In this yet to be titled film, she will play the role as Sapna Didi, who is a mafia queen, opposite a local don roped by Irrfan. The film is based on Hussain Zaidi’s book, ‘Mafia Queens of Mumbai’. The film will be produced by Vishal and directed by debutant Honey Trehan. It is expected to go on the floors by the year-end.

Deepika Padukone will soon be seen in Bhansali’s upcoming flick Padmavati which also stars Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor in lead roles.

Some Interesting Facts about Deepika Padukone

Deepika Padukone
Deepika Padukone

  • Deepika was born in Copenhagen, Denmark on January 5, 1986, and later moved to Bengaluru with her family when she was 11 months old.
  • Daughter of ace badminton player Prakash Padukone, Deepika played badminton on national level. However, not everyone is aware that she was also a state-level baseball player.
  • She worked as a freelance writer for the print media, Hindustan Times about lifestyle.
  • She got her acting classes from none other than the veteran actor Anupam Kher himself.
  • Farah Khan spotted Deepika in a song, and decided to cast her in Om Shanti Om which became a block buster and made her star over night.
  • She made her first cat walk when she was 17 year old and she got interesting offers and she discontinued her graduation for the modelling career.
  • Deepika was supposed to make her debut with Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Saawariya. But Bhansali decided to go with the ‘star children’ formula, and replaced her with Sonam Kapoor. Ultimately, Deepika’s debut film released on the same day as Saawariya, and Om Shanti Om turned out to be WAY more successful.
  • For the movie Chandni Chowk to China, Deepika mastered a Japanese martial art form—Jujutsu—-and performed all the stunts herself, without a body double.
  • In 2013 Deepika made a record when her movies did business of over Rs. 500cr. In 2013 she worked in Race 2, Yeh jawaani hai Deewani, Chennai express and Ram leela.
  • She became the highest paid actress of Bollywood in 2016 after the grand success of her film Bajirao Mastani.
Updated On: 14 September 2017

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