Deepika Padukone is one of the most influential actresses that Bollywood has ever witnessed. With a charming personality and a determined mindset, Deepika has broken all stereotypes that one needs to belong to a Bollywood background to be a success. Being the daughter of a badminton player, she had no Bollywood background, and yet she made her way through. Today, she is amongst the most successful and top Bollywood actresses of the industry.
A remarkable journey!
Deepika’s journey in the industry wasn’t easy. She had her set of failures, but she made through it all. The Bengaluru girl started her career in the year 2007 with the movie Om Shanti Om. Her performance in the movie was well appreciated yet the movie wasn’t a very great success. But Deepika was determined. Her dreams were much bigger, and she was ready to put all possible efforts to achieve the heights that she dreamt of.
She did various movies after Om Shanti Om including Love Aaj Kal, Cocktail, etc. But it was her performance in the movie Cocktail which grabbed everybody’s eyes. She perfectly portrayed her character in the movie and received a lot of appreciation. After this movie, there was no turning back for Deepika. She was all set from here and started getting the best Bollywood offers.
She showed her professional spirit when she agreed to work in the movie Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani with her ex-boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor. The movie was a hit at the box office. The chemistry of the couple was very well visible,and the duo received great appreciation from the audience.
After this movie, she kept on working and gave some mind-blowing hits including Chennai Express, Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela, Piku, Bajirao Mastani. Her soulful performances won the heart of the audience. Her career rose to even greater heights when she got the opportunity to work in Vin Diesel’s ‘XXX: Return Of Xander Cage.’ With this movie, she not only got a chance to work in Hollywood with actors from all over the world but she also received great international acclaim and became even more popular all over the world.
The highest paid actress of Bollywood
With her increasing worldwide popularity, Deepika has become one of the most paid actresses of Bollywood. Her popularity and fame are evident by the fact that her salary is even greater than her male co-actors.
Only the best movies!
Deepika is very specific when it comes to the choice of her movies. She looks for quality more than quantity. To her, it is okay if she does fewer movies but quality matters.She only signs those films where not only the script is great, but where she feels that the movie will be able to make a connection with the audience.
Being an epitome of success, Deepika has become an unmatchable actress of the Bollywood and is sure to give us some even greater hits in the future!