Actress Deepika Padukone Wiki/Biography, Contact Address, Phone Number, Age, Weight, Height, Family, and More

Deepika Padukone Wiki/Biography

Deepika was born on 5 January 1986 (age 34; as of 2020) in Copenhagen, Denmark, and brought up in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India. She took a lot of interest in playing badminton since childhood and wanted to become a badminton player just like her father. She played badminton in many national level championships during her school days. She also worked as a child model and appeared in several advertising campaigns when she was only eight. She later changed her mind, and instead of becoming a badminton player, she decided to become a fashion model.

Deepika Padukone Career

She did her schooling at Sophia High School, Bengaluru, and later attended Mount Carmel College, Bengaluru for her pre-university education. She then enrolled in Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi for a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Degree in Sociology but quit soon due to scheduling conflicts with her modeling career. In 2004, she started working as a model under the guidance of fashion guru Prasad Bidapa. In 2005, she walked the ramp for designer Suneet Varma at the Lakme Fashion Week. She made her first appearance on the ramp when she was 17 years old. She gained recognition after featuring in the commercial for Liril soap. In 2006, she appeared in a popular print campaign for Kingfisher Calendar that made her gain a lot of fame. She later shifted to Mumbai and stayed at her aunt’s home. She appeared in the music video “Naam Hai Tera,” sung by Himesh Reshammiya. After that, she received many offers for film roles. As she had no experience in acting, she started learning acting at Anupam Kher‘s acting institute- Actor Prepares. In 2006, she made her acting debut with the Kannada film “Aishwarya,” in which she played the lead role. Deepika was supposed to make her Bollywood debut with Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s “Saawariya.” However, Due to some unknown reasons, the role went to Sonam Kapoor; who marked her debut in the movie. In 2007, she got a chance to play the lead role in Farah Khan‘s super hit Bollywood film- “Om Shanti Om.” Farah signed Deepika for “Happy New Year;” however, the film was canceled, and later, released in 2014. Reportedly, it was Ankita Lokhande who was the first choice for the role of Mohani in Happy New Year (2014). In 2017, she made her debut in Hollywood with the film “XXX: Return of Xander Cage.”

Deepika Padukone Contact Details

Deepika Padukone Office Address: N/A

Deepika Padukone Residence Address: Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Deepika Padukone Phone Number: N/A

Deepika Padukone Email ID: N/A

Deepika Padukone Official Website: N/A

Deepika Padukone Social Profiles

Facebook Page: facebook.com/DeepikaPadukone

Instagram Handle: instagram.com/deepikapadukone

Google Plus Profile: N/A

Youtube Channel: N/A

Twitter Handle: twitter.com/deepikapadukone

Deepika Padukone Physical Stats & More

Height (approx.) in centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in Feet Inches- 5’8″
Weight (approx.) in kilograms– 55 kg
in pounds– 121 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx.) 34-26-34
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Brown

Deepika Padukone Personal Life

Date of Birth 5 January 1986
Age (as of 2020) 34 Years
Birthplace Copenhagen, Denmark
Zodiac sign Capricorn
Signature Deepika Padukone signature
Nationality Indian
Hometown Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
School Sophia High School, Bengaluru
College/University Mount Carmel College, Bengaluru
Educational Qualification College dropout
Religion Hinduism
Caste Brahmin (Chitrapur Saraswat)
Food Habit Non-Vegetarian
Address B/Cozihom, Pali Hill, Bandra (West), Mumbai 400050
Hobbies Dancing, Reading, Playing badminton, Cooking
Likes/Dislikes Likes: Eating South Indian snacks, wearing Indian clothes like sarees, chudidaars, to put mascara, gym wear
Dislikes: Negativity, Wearing Designer Clothes
Tattoo(s) A tattoo on Neck
A tattoo on Anckle

Deepika Padukone Relationships & More

Marital Status Married
Affairs/Boyfriends • Nihaar Pandya (Actor)
• Upen Patel (Actor)
• Muzammil Ibrahim (Actor)
• Yuvraj Singh (Cricketer)
• Ranbir Kapoor (Actor)
• Siddharth Mallya (Actor)
• Ranveer Singh (Actor)
Marriage Date 14-15 November 2018
Marriage Place Lake Como, Lombardy, Italy

Deepika Padukone Family

Husband/Spouse Ranveer Singh (m. 2018-present)
Children None
Parents Father– Prakash Padukone (Former Indian Badminton Player)
Mother– Ujjala Padukone (Worked as a Travel Agent)
Siblings Brother– None
Sister– Anisha Padukone (Younger, Golfer)

Deepika Padukone Favourite Things

Food Ravioli Bolognese, Pasta, Dal-Chawal, Biryani, Maharashtrian Varan, South Indian Food, Mediterranean Food, Dim Sum, Spaghetti, Pasta, Chocolates
Actor(s) Aamir Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Brad Pitt, Richard Gere
Actresses Hema Malni, Sridevi, Madhuri Dixit, Kajol
Film(s) Bollywood: Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
Hollywood: Vicky Cristina Barcelona, The Color of Paradise, Cinderella Man
Singer(s) A.R. Rahman, Rihanna, Jennifer Lopez, Justin Bieber
Colour(s) White, Mauve
Fashion Designer(s) Anju Modi, Tarun Tahiliani, Manish Malhotra, Rohit Bal
Fashion Brand Zara
Holiday Destination(s) France, Maldives
Sports Badminton, Football, Polo
Restaurants • Olive, Mumbai
• Ram and Shyam, Mumbai
• Sunny’s, Bengaluru
• Ping Pong, London
• Scalini, London
• Soho House, Toronto
• Mabula, South Africa

Facts About Deepika Padukone

  • She was not a social person at a young age and had very few friends.
  • Inspired by her badminton legend father, Prakash Padukone, she started playing badminton at a young age and played State-level badminton till the 10th standard.
  • Though she wanted to become a Badminton player, she changed her mind and started modeling.
  • In order to become a model, she relocated to Mumbai from Bengaluru and stayed at her aunt’s home.
  • Deepika made her first catwalk when she was 17 years old.

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