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Deepika Padukone

Deepika Padukone is an Indian film actress. She is one of the highest-paid actresses in the world and is cited in the media as one of the nation's most popular and attractive personalities. Padukone has established a career in Hindi films, and is the recipient of several awards, including three Filmfare Awards. Padukone, the daughter of the badminton player Prakash Padukone, was born in Copenhagen and raised in Bangalore. As a teenager she played badminton in national level championships, but left her career in the sport to become a fashion model. She soon received offers for film roles, and made her acting debut in 2006 as the title character of the Kannada film Aishwarya. Padukone then played a dual role in her first Bollywood release —the 2007 blockbuster Om Shanti Om— and won a Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut. The 2012 box office hit Cocktail marked a turning point in Padukone's career, earning her praise and Best Actress nominations at several award ceremonies. She rose to prominence with starring roles in the comedies Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013), Chennai Express (2013), and Happy New Year (2014), and the historical romance Bajirao Mastani (2015), all of which rank among the highest-grossing Bollywood films. Padukone's acclaimed portrayal of a character based on Juliet in the tragic romance Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela (2013) and a headstrong architect in the comedy-drama Piku (2015) won her two Best Actress awards at Filmfare. Alongside her acting career, Padukone participates in stage shows, has written columns for an Indian newspaper, is a prominent celebrity endorser for brands and products, and is vocal about issues such as feminism and depression. She has designed her own line of clothing for women and is the founder of The Live Love Laugh Foundation, which creates awareness on mental health in India.

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Jan 5, 1986 In Copenhagen, Denmark
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Latest Project:
In the movie Ramayana
Known For
Poster of '83
Poster of Satyamev Jayate
Poster of Dum Maaro Dum
Poster of Billu
Movie xXx 4 Actress
Movie Mahabharata Draupadi
Movie Ramayana Sita
Movie '83 Romi Dev
Movie Chhapaak Malti
Movie Zero Herself at a party
Movie Padmaavat Queen Padmavati
Movie Raabta Special Appearance in "Raabta Title Track" Song
Movie xXx: Return of Xander Cage Serena Unger
Series BFFs with Vogue Herself
Series The Kapil Sharma Show Herself
Movie Bajirao Mastani Mastani
Movie Tamasha Tara Maheshwari
Series Comedy Nights Bachao Herself
Movie Piku Piku Banerjee
Movie Finding Fanny Angelina ’Angie’ Eucharistica / Da Gama
Movie Happy New Year Mohini
Movie Kochadaiiyaan Princess Vadhana Devi
Movie Chennai Express Meenamma Lochini Azhagusundaram
Series Comedy Nights with Kapil Herself
Movie Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani Naina Talwar
Movie Bombay Talkies Herself
Movie Race 2 Alina
Movie Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela Leela Sanera
Movie Cocktail Veronica Malaney
Series Satyamev Jayate Unknown
Movie Aarakshan Poorvi Anand
Movie Dum Maaro Dum Special Appearance in "Dum Maro Dum" Song
Series India's Most Desirable Herself
Movie Desi Boyz Radhika Awasthi
Movie Lafangey Parindey Pinky Palkar
Movie Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey Kalpana Dutta
Movie Karthik Calling Karthik Shonali Mukherjee
Movie Break Ke Baad Aaliya Khan
Movie Housefull Sandy Rao
Movie Chandni Chowk to China Sakhi (Ms.TSM) / Suzy (Meow Meow)
Movie Billu Sahir Khan's Heroine
Movie Love Aaj Kal Meera Pandit
Series Tere Mere Beach Mein Herself
Movie Main Aurr Mrs Khanna Raina Khan (Special Appearance)
Series Oye! It's Friday! Herself
Series 10 Ka Dum Herself
Movie Bachna Ae Haseeno Gayatri Jakhar
Movie Om Shanti Om Shanti Priya
Series Bigg Boss Herself
Movie Aishwarya Aishwarya
Series Koffee with Karan Herself
Series Kaun Banega Crorepati Herself