- Date of Birth:
- January 5, 1986
- 5' 9"
Deepika Padukone (born January 5, 1986 in Copenhagen, Denmark) is an Indian actress. She made her acting debut in 2006 in the film Aishwarya. Her biggest film was Om Shanti Om, which was the highest-grossing film of 2007. Deepika did not have much screen-time between 2010 and 2011, but the romcom Cocktail marked a significant turning point in her career in 2012. In October 2016, Deepika completed her first Hollywood film, xXx: The Return Of Xander Cage, in which she plays the lead opposite of Vin Diesel.
Best Known For:
Deepika Padukone is best known as a popular Bollywood actress.
Deepika has often written opinion columns in a number of women’s magazines. She is outspoken on feminism and her battle with depression and anxiety. Deepika’s hometown in India is Bangalore and she frequently visits her family there. In 2008, Deepika began a romantic relationship with Bachna Ae Haseeno co-star Ranbir Kapoor. She got his initials tattooed on her neck and claimed he made her a more social, confident person. However, the couple broke up in 2009 and she has mentioned Ranbir cheated on her. In 2011, Deepika was seen kissing actor Siddarth Mallya, but declined to talk about it publicly.