FULL NAME: DEEPIKA PADUKONE
AGE: 33 years
HEIGHT: 5’feet 8’ Inches
WEIGHT: 55 KG
FIGURE (MEASUREMENTS ARE RECORDED APPROXIMATELY): 34-26-34 (approx.)
ZODIAC SIGN/SUN SIGN: Capricorn
EDUCATION QUALIFICATION: College Drop out
BIRTHPLACE: Copenhagen, Denmark
HOMETOWN: Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
College/University: Mount Carmel College in Bengaluru
MARITAL STATUS: Married with Ranveer Singh
DEBUT: she acted in one of the Kannada films in 2006. Name of that film was Aishwarya.
After that in 2007, she made her Bollywood debut with Om Shanti Om with Shah Rukh Khan.
She also worked in Hollywood and her first film there was XXX: Return of Xander Cage in 2017.
AWARDS AND ACHIEVEMENTS
- FILMFARE AWARDS
- She won the best female debut award for her film OM SHANTI OM in 2008.
- She also won the best actress of the year award for her film GOLIYON KI RAASLEELA: RAM-LEELA. In this, she was sharing the screen with Ranbir Singh.
- She again won the best actress award for her film PIKU in 2016.
- IIFA AWARDS (International Indian Film Academy awards)
- Here also she won the best female debut for OM SHANTI OM in 2008.
- Best actress award for her film CHENNAI EXPRESS in 2014.
- Best actress award for her film with Amitabh Bachchan, PIKU in 2016.
SOME OF HER LIKES
- She loves to eat south Indian food and especially snacks.
- She loves to wear Sarees and other Indian outfits too.
- She loves to put mascara.
- She likes gym wear.
SOME DISLIKES OF HER
- She hates negativity.
- She also hates wearing all designer clothes.
- FATHER: Prakash Padukone
- MOTHER: Ujjala Padukone
- SISTER: Anisha Padukone
- HUSBAND: Ranveer Singh
HER FAVOURITE THINGS
- FAVOURITE FOOD – Ravioli Bolognese, Pasta, Dal-Chawal, South Indian Food, Dim Sum, Spaghetti and Chocolates.
- FAVOURITE FASHION BRAND – ZARA
- FAVOURITE FASHION DESIGNER – Anju Modi, Tarun Tahiliani, Manish Malhotra and Rohit Bal.
- FAVOURITE PLACE – France and Maldives
FAVOURITE ACTOR – FROM HOLLYWOOD – Brad Pitt, Richard Gere.
- FROM BOLLYWOOD – Aamir Khan, Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan.
- FAVOURITE ACTRESS– Hema Malini, Sridevi, Kajol and Madhuri Dixit
- FAVOURITE FILM – Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge
SOME UNKNOWN FACTS
- She took birth in a Konkani family. After spending 11 months at her birthplace Denmark, her parents took her to Bengaluru.
- She had played state level championship of Badminton when she was in 10th Her father was a legend player.
- Before getting into films, she wanted to be a badminton player but somehow she became a model and then a successful actress.
- It was the 5th annual Kingfisher fashion awards when Deepika won the awards of MODEL OF THE YEAR.
- That was a Himesh Reshammiya’s hit song in which she appeared before films.
- She went to Anupam Kher’s Actor prepares and learnt acting from there.
- “INDIA’S MOST BEAUTIFUL WOMEN”, this was the title given by Indian Edition of People Magazine in 2012.
- She launched a clothing brand on Myntra which she named as – “All About You”.
- She runs a foundation which helps people to deal with depression. It started in 2015 and she named it “Live Love Laugh Foundation”.
- She got the opportunity of working in Fast n Furious 7 but she refused because of other commitments.