Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone has added an extra year to her age. Yes, the dimpled actress turned 31 years old today.
Born to Badminton player Prakash Padukone in Copenhagen, she was then raised in Bangalore.
Starting her career as a well known model, she delved into the film industry after making her debut in “Om Shanthi Om” opposite Shah Rukh Khan, for which she won the Filmfare Award for the Best Female Debut.
Her performance in “Love Aaj Kal,” “Lafangey Parindey,” “Bachna Ae Haseeno” was acclaimed by critics as well as audiences. But, her role in “Cocktail” is what made her an outstanding actress.
This became a turning point in her career and started giving her best in “Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani,” “Chennai Express,” “Happy New Year” and the historical “Bajirao Mastani” all of which then turned out to be the Bollywood’s Highest Grossing Films.
Her role in “Goliyon ki Raasleela – Ram Leela” and “Piku” earned her two Filmfare Awards for best actress.
Eventually, she emerged as one of the highest paid actress across the globe. Her next flick xXx: The return of Xander cage is all set to release on January 13th this year in India and on 21 January worldwide.
Here’s wishing the queen of hearts Deepika Padukone on her birthday.