Deepika made her debut in Hindi movies with 'Om Shanti Om'.
Her first movie opposite Akshay Kumar, 'Chandni Chowk to China' was a big flop.
Her recent release 'Break Ke Baad' opposite Imran Khan didn't do well at the box-office. But once again, Deepika's performance was appreciated.
Deepika was also a well-known ramp model.
Deepika was born in Mangalore and is the daughter of famous badminton player Prakash Padukone.
Just like her father (Prakash Padukone), Deepika has been a national level badminton player.
In this movie, Deepika played the role of a blind woman opposite Neil Nitin Mukesh.
Deepika starred opposite Farhan Akhtar in the film 'Karthik Calling Karthik'.
Deepika's acting skills were hugely appreciated in 'Love Aaj Kal'.
Deepika dated Ranbir Kapoor for about two years. They featured in this movie together.
Deepika Padukone's star sign is Capricorn.
It is speculated that Deepika is currently dating Siddharth Mallya (son of Vijay Mallya).
Deepika is considered one of the most stylish heroines in bollywood currently.
Deepika had a dream debut in Bollywood with Shah Rukh Khan in 'Om Shanti Om'. And it is said that SRK is very fond of this young actress.
She featured in the Kingfisher calendar of the year 2006.
Deepika's first movie was a Kannada film titled 'Aishwarya'.
Deepika Padukone has draped a saree time and again and looks truly ravishing in one.
She chose to drape a Rohit Bal saree for her visit to the prestigious Cannes Film Festival and was applauded for the same.
The bindaas babe on Karan Johar's chat show made some comments about ex-boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor which did not go down well with the Kapoor khandan.
Deepika starred with Akshay Kumar again in 'Housefull'. The film that also starred Lara Dutta and Ritiesh Deshmukh did well at the box-office.
She will be featuring again with Akshay Kumar in 'Housefull 2'.
Deepika will soon be seen in movies like 'Agent Vinod' with Saif Ali Khan, 'Aarakshan' With Saif and Pratiek Babbar and 'Heer Ranjha' with Shahid Kapoor among others.
Deepika played the role of freedom fighter Kalpana Dutta in 'KHJJS'.
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Deepika started her career modelling for print and TV ads. Eventually, Maybelline signed her as the face of their brand.