Deepika Padukone Turns 35: Know About Her Beginning In Bollywood In Her Own Words!
On Deepika Padukone’s birthday, here’s taking a look at her beginning in Bollywood.
One of the most loved actresses of Bollywood, Deepika Padukone, turned 35 on 5th January 2021. Since her debut film, she has made her place in the hearts of millions. On her birthday, here are some things that you’d like to know about her, in her own words.
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Deepika was born on 5th January 1986. She began her career with modelling and later made it into the industry as an actress. About her debut film, she said, “A lot of people have to face many difficulties while making their debut. Fortunately for me, I had met Farah Khan, who on meeting me, offered the role in Om Shanti Om, opposite Shahrukh Khan, which was such a big break. And the film went on to become a huge success. I loved the way Farah presented me in it. She gave me a great role with dances, songs, dialogues, drama, etc.”
About her career, she says, “Apart from knowing which film I have to choose, I also have to know about the business. When I began, I had no contacts. And three years into Bollywood, I knew every director and producer.” Her talent that she portrayed in Om Shanti Om, opened all the doors of the Bollywood industry for her and pushed her career forward.
Deepika Padukon also says that she got to learn a lot from both Shah Rukh and Farah while working in Om Shanti Om and that she will always respect them for that. 14 years after her debut film, she is now one of the highest-earning actors in Bollywood. She is a part of a long list of films from the 100 Crore Club.
Deepika gave many memorable films, some of which include Tamasha, Cocktail, and Housefull. She has won many awards in her career in Bollywood and has also starred in the Hollywood flick, XxX: Return of Xander Cage. Her talent, hard work, and her position in the industry speak for itself.
Today, she is the heartbeat of millions of her fans.