Deepika Padukone Age, Wiki, Biography, Husband, Height in feet, Net Worth & Many More

Deepika Padukone is an Indian actress who is known for acting in Hindi films. She was born on 5th January 1986 in Copenhagen, Denmark to Prakash Padukone and Ujjala. Her father was a former professional badminton player, Her mother is a travel agent. She has a sister Anisha. Ramesh Padukone, her paternal grandfather was a secretary of the Mysore Badminton Association. Deepika did her schooling at Sophia High School. Later she enrolled at Mount Carmel College. Later she enrolled to pursue her B.A. in Sociology at Indira Gandhi National Open University, but she dropped out in the middle. From a young age, she wanted to be a badminton player. She did an acting course at Anupam Kher’s film academy. 

She started her career as a badminton player and played in national-level championships. She also played baseball in a few state-level tournaments.

When she was just eight years old she appeared in some advertising campaigns. Then she gained recognition after appearing in a Liril soap television commercial. 

In 2005, she won the “Model of the Year” award at the Kingfisher Fashion Awards. In 2006, she gained more popularity when she appeared in the 2006 Kingfisher Calendar. In that year, she was seen in the music video Naam Hai Tera. She made her film debut that year with Kannada film Aishwarya. In 2007, Deepika made her dream debut in Om Shanti Om. It was a breakthrough film for Deepika. She was praised for her performance. With her performance, she won Filmfare Best Female Debut Award and get nominated for Filmfare Award for Best Actress.

In the next year, she was seen in Bachna Ae Haseeno. In 2009, she had four releases, Chandni Chowk To China, a special appearance in Billu, Love Aaj Kal and another special appearance in Main Aur Mrs Khanna. Her performance was praised in Love Aaj Kal. She earned her second nomination for Filmfare Award for Best Actress. She appeared in five films in 2010. The films were, Karthik Calling Karthik, Housefull, Lafangey Parindey, Break Ke Baad, Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey. Housefull was her most successful film of that year.

Later, in 2011, she had three releases, Aarakshan, Desi Boyz and a special appearance in Dum Maaro Dum. Cocktail was her only released film in 2012. It was a turning point in her career. Her acting was highly acclaimed. She earned her third Filmfare nomination for Best Actress. 2013 was another successful year for Deepika. She appeared in five films, Race 2, Bombay Talkies, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Chennai Express and Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-Leela. Each of her performances was praised and she won several awards for her performance including her first Filmfare Awards for Best Actress for her performance in Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram – Leela.

In 2014, Deepika made her Tamil debut with Kochadaiiyaan. She also appeared in two films that year, Finding Fanny and Happy New Year. 2015 was another successful year for Deepika, She appeared in three films, Piku, Tamasha and Bajirao Mastani. Deepika won several awards and appraisals for her performance in Piku along with the second Best Actress award at Filmfare. Her acting was highly acclaimed. Her performance in Bajirao Mastani helped her to earn several positive reviews and was critically acclaimed.

In 2017, Deepika made her Hollywood debut with XXX: Return of Xander Cage. She also appeared in a special appearance in the Bollywood film Raabta. She appeared in the film Padmaavat in 2018, one of the biggest films of her life. She also appeared in special appearances in the film Zero. In that year, she launched her production house Ka Productions. In 2020, she made her debut as a producer in the film Chhapaak and also acted in the film. Her acting was praised. In 2021, she appeared in film 83. She also produced the film. She was last seen in the film, Gehraiyaan in 2022.

She has several upcoming films, including Cirkus, Pathaan, Fighter and Project K.

Apart from acting, she writes opinion columns. 

In 2013, she launched her line of clothing for women, in association with Van Heusen. In 2015, she launched another clothing line under her brand “All About You”.

She is the founder of The Live Love Laugh Foundation, which creates awareness of mental health in India.

She does several humanitarian and social works through NGOs and on her own.

She is the brand ambassador and brand endorser for many brands.  

Deepika topped Indian Maxim’s “Hot 100” list in 2008. The Indian edition of People magazine named her India’s Most Beautiful Woman in 2012. She was topped in the 2012 and 2013 list of The Times of India’s listing of the “Most Desirable Woman”. In 2017 and 2019, India Today featured her among the nation’s 50 most powerful people. In 2016 and 2018, Forbes ranked her as the tenth highest-paid actress globally. Forbes also ranked her as the highest-earning woman celebrity in India. Time Magazine named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2018. Variety magazine listed her in their 50 most impactful women in the world list. YouGov named her the world’s 13th most admired woman.  

Deepika married actor Ranveer Singh on 14th November 2018.

NameDeepika Padukone
Nick NameDeepi, Deepz
ProfessionActress
Date of Birth5 January 1986
Age36 Years (2022)
Birth PlaceCopenhagen, Denmark
NationalityIndian
HometownBengaluru, Karnataka, India
SchoolSophia High School, Bengaluru
CollageMount Carmel College, Bengaluru
DebutKannada: Aishwarya (2006)



Bollywood: Om Shanti Om (2007)



Hollywood: XXX: Return of Xander Cage (2017)

ReligionHinduism
CasteBrahmin (Chitrapur Saraswat)
Zodiac SignCapricorn
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
AddressB/Cozihom, Pali Hill, Bandra (West), Mumbai 400050
HobbiesDancing, Reading, Playing badminton, Cooking
Likes/DislikesLikes: Eating South Indian snacks, wearing Indian clothes like sarees,
Dislikes: Negativity, Wearing Designer Clothes

Deepika Padukone Career

  • She started her career as a badminton player and played in national-level championships. She also played baseball in a few state-level tournaments.
  • When she was just eight years old she appeared in some advertising campaigns. Then she gained recognition after appearing in a Liril soap television commercial. 
  • In 2005, she won the “Model of the Year” award at the Kingfisher Fashion Awards.
  • In 2006, she gained more popularity when she appeared in the 2006 Kingfisher Calendar. In that year, she was seen in the music video Naam Hai Tera. She made her film debut that year with Kannada film Aishwarya.
  • In 2007, Deepika made her dream debut in Om Shanti Om.
  • In the next year, she was seen in Bachna Ae Haseeno. 
  • In 2009, she had four releases, Chandni Chowk To China, a special appearance in Billu, Love Aaj Kal and another special appearance in Main Aur Mrs Khanna.
  • She appeared in five films in 2010. The films were, Karthik Calling Karthik, Housefull, Lafangey Parindey, Break Ke Baad, Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey.
  • In 2011, she had three releases, Aarakshan, Desi Boyz and a special appearance in Dum Maaro Dum.
  • Cocktail was her only released film in 2012.
  • In 2013, she appeared in five films, Race 2, Bombay Talkies, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Chennai Express and Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-Leela.
  • In 2014, Deepika made her Tamil debut with Kochadaiiyaan. She also appeared in two films that year, Finding Fanny and Happy New Year.
  • 2015 was another successful year for Deepika, She appeared in three films, Piku, Tamasha and Bajirao Mastani.
  • In 2017, Deepika made her Hollywood debut with XXX: Return of Xander Cage. She also appeared in a special appearance in the Bollywood film Raabta.
  • She appeared in the film Padmaavat in 2018. She also appeared in special appearances in the film Zero. In that year, she launched her production house Ka Productions.
  • In 2020, she made her debut as a producer in the film Chhapaak and also acted in the film.
  • In 2021, she appeared in film 83. She also produced the film.
  • She was last seen in the film, Gehraiyaan in 2022.
  • Apart from acting, she writes opinion columns. 
  • In 2013, she launched her line of clothing for women, in association with Van Heusen. In 2015, she launched another clothing line under her brand “All About You”.
  • She is the founder of The Live Love Laugh Foundation, which creates awareness of mental health in India.
Deepika Padukone Controversy: 
  • On 14th September 2014, the Times of India tweeted, “OMG: Deepika Padukone’s cleavage show.” After that, Deepika slammed the Times of India’s tweet for the inappropriate heading. Deepika replied, Yes I am a woman. I have breasts. I have cleavage. You got a problem?” Later the tweet was removed also the post.
  • After Deepika broke up with Ranbir Kapoor, Deepika commented on Ranbir at a Koffee with Karan that, Ranbir should endorse a condom brand.
  • On 7th January 2020, Deepika appeared in JNU where JNU students were showing protests because of hostel attacks. Deepika was there to express her solidarity against the JNU attack. Deepika said, “I feel angry that this is happening. At the same time, it is a matter of concern that action is not being taken.” While many support her on social media, also many abuzz with negative comments. 
  • On 21st September 2020, Deepika was summoned by Narcotic Control Bureau (NCB) when her name appeared in the drug probe into Sushant Singh Rajput’s death. Some news channels indicated her involvement in the drug racket in Bollywood. 

Deepika Padukone Family 

Father Name Prakash Padukone (Former Indian Badminton Player)
Mother Name Ujjala Padukone (Worked as a Travel Agent)
Brother None
Sister Anisha Padukone (Younger, Golfer)
HusbandRanveer Singh

Deepika Padukone Relationship / Marital Status & Many More 

Marital Status Married
Affairs / Boyfriend Nihaar Pandya (Actor)

Nihar Pandya says he is 'just not' Deepika Padukone's ex-boyfriend |  NewsBytes

Upen Patel (Actor)

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Muzammil Ibrahim (Actor)

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Yuvraj Singh (Cricketer)

Deepika Padukone And Yuvraj Singh's Love Story, This Is Why They Broke Up-Deepika  Padukone And Yuvraj Singh's Love Story, This Is Why They Broke Up

Ranbir Kapoor (Actor)

When Deepika Padukone opened up about catching Ranbir Kapoor red-handed

Siddharth Mallya (Actor)

Sid Mallya talks about ex-flame Deepika Padukone

Ranveer Singh (Actor)

Ranveer Singh talks about social media hate that he and Deepika Padukone  receive.
Husban d/ Spouse Ranveer Singh
Marriage date 14-15 November 2018
Marriage Place Lake Como, Lombardy, Italy
ChildrenNone
Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh’s marriage as per Sindhi tradition
Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh’s marriage as per Konkani tradition

Deepika Padukone Physical Stats

HeightIn Centimeter – 165 cm
In Meter – 1.65 m
In feet & inches – 5’5
WeightIn Kilogram- 54 Kg
In Pounds – 119lbs
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBrown

Deepika Padukone Favourite 

Favourite  Actor Aamir Khan, Amitabh BachchanShah Rukh Khan, Brad Pitt, Richard Gere
Favourite  Actress Hema Malni, SrideviMadhuri DixitKajol
Favourite  SingersA.R. Rahman, Rihanna, Jennifer Lopez, Justin Bieber
Favourite  Movie Bollywood: Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
Hollywood: Vicky Cristina Barcelona, The Color of Paradise, Cinderella Man
Favourite  foodRavioli Bolognese, Pasta, Dal-Chawal, Biryani, Maharashtrian Varan, South Indian Food, Mediterranean Food, Dim Sum, Spaghetti, Pasta, Chocolates
Favourite  Color White, Mauve
Favourite  Sport N/A
Favourite  Destination France, Maldives
Fashion BrandZara
Favourite  DesignerAnju Modi, Tarun Tahiliani, Manish Malhotra, Rohit Bal

Deepika Padukone Education 

School Sophia High School, Bengaluru
Collage Mount Carmel College, Bengaluru
Educational Qualification College dropout
Deepika Padukone at Lux Golden Rose Awards

Deepika Padukone Net Worth

In September 2021, Deepika and Ranveer bought a massive plot in Alibaug

Net Worth$ 20 Million
SalaryRs. 14 Crore/Film (As in 2018)
Income SourceActing
Car CollectionAudi Q7, Audi A8, Mini Cooper, BMW 5-Series

Some Unknown facts about Deepika Padukone

  • Deepika is often spotted enjoying alcoholic beverages.
  • She was not a social person at a young age and had very few friends.
  • She wanted to be a badminton player at a very young age.
  • She is non-vegetarian.
  • Dancing, reading, cooking, and playing badminton are her hobbies.
  • Deepika likes to eat South Indian snacks and wear Indian clothes. She doesn’t like wearing designer clothes and negativity.
  • Farah Khan approached Deepika to sign her for her film ‘Happy New Year‘, but later on the film was canceled (later released in 2014 starring Deepika) and she was later signed up for ‘Om Shanti Om’ (2007), which became a blockbuster and made her star overnight. Reportedly, she wasn’t the first choice for the film Happy New Year (2014), but it was Ankita Lokhande
Deepika Padukone – Om Shanti Om clip
  • Salman first offered Deepika a role, but Deepika rejected it.
  • She calls choreographer Farah Khan her second mother.
  • Reports suggest Deepika rejected a role in the Hollywood film Furious 7.
  • Deepika has a habit of listing everything down and completing her tasks systematically.
  • She was very talkative at her school.
  • In 2008, she was ranked #1 in Indian Maxim’s ‘Hot 100’ list.
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Indian Maxim’s ‘Hot
  • Deepika is the first Indian who was signed by Louis Vuitton as their House Ambassador in May 2022.
  • She had several relationships before married Ranveer Singh, such as Actor Nihaar Pandya, Actor Upen Patel, Actor Muzammil Ibrahim, Cricketer, Yuvraj Singh, Actor Ranbir Kapoor, and Actor Siddharth Mallya.
  • In 2005, she first appeared in the song “Naam Hai Tera” from Himesh Reshammiya‘s hit album ‘Aap Kaa Surroor.’
  • Though Deepika was supposed to make her Bollywood debut with Sanjay Leela Bhansali‘s ‘Saawariya’, Bhansali played it safe and opted for Anil Kapoor‘s daughter’s formula, and replaced her with Sonam Kapoor
  • Deepika and Ranveer were engaged 4 years before they tied the knot in November 2018.
  • In 2009, Deepika worked as a freelance writer for HT City, the lifestyle supplement of Hindustan Times.
  • Deepika made her first catwalk when she was 17 years old.
  • In 2012, she was named ‘India’s Most Beautiful Woman‘ by the Indian edition of People magazine.
  • Deepika has a clothing label ‘All About You, which she launched on Myntra.
Deepika Padukone – All About You

Deepika Padukone Social Media Profile

Deepika Padukone Instagram Profile

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