Deepika Padukone is a well known Indian Actress. She is the highest-paid actress at the moment in the Hindi cinema. She was appeared in numerous successive movies and received several awards for her acting.
Deepika Padukone Net Worth 2019
According to the popular Yahoo Finance report, Deepika has a Net worth of Rs. 102 Crore. Deepika charges Rs. 10 to 15 Crore per Bollywood film. She is not only earnings from films but has signed many brand endorsements who took her net worth above Rs. 100 crore. If we believe in the several reports, she takes Rs. 5 to 8 crore per brand endorsement.
She has invested in several stocks in the stock market which has the current market value of Rs. 35 Crore. In present, she is the highest-paid actress in the Bollywood Industry. She was spotted at the 4th rank in the Top 100 India’s Richest Celebrities for the year 2018 by Forbes India.
Deepika Padukone Biography
|Full Name||Deepika Padukone|
|Birthdate||5th January 1986|
|Birth Place||Copenhagen, Denmark|
She did her schooling from Sophia High School in Bangalore. Deepika did her pre-university study from Mount Carmel College in Bangalore. She also took admission to IGNOU to complete BA Degree but later left her education to starts her career in modeling.
Bollywood Career and Filmography
At the earlier stage of her life, Deepika didn’t though to become an actress in the future as she was focused only on badminton. While she was in the tenth standard, she decides to become a model and then she diverted her focus from sports to modeling career after completion of higher secondary education. Earlier she was only working for the television advertisement and then started to receive a proposal for playing roles in the films.
Deepika made her Bollywood debut with Om Shanti Om in which she played the role of a female lead, opposite Shah Rukh Khan. It was a romantic film released in November 2007. It was the highest-grossing film on the box office that year and earns her Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut. Her success pushing her for the next successive movie named Bachna Ae Haseeno in which she featured with Ranbir Kapoor. It was the romantic drama film directed by Siddharth Anand and was released in August 2008.
Later she starred in Chandni Chowk To China, opposite of Akshay Kumar. The film was released in January 2009 and declared as a major flop at the box office. In the same year, Deepika acted in one more romantic film named Love Aaj Kal with Saif Ali Khan and the film emerged as a 3rd highest-grossing movie at the box office. The film pushed her in the nomination for Best actress in the Filmfare Award. Her next commercial success movie was Housefull, a comedy film directed by Sajid Khan and released in April 2010. She featured in the movie opposite Akshay Kumar along with Ritesh Deshmukh, Arjun Rampal, and Lara Dutta.
Deepika has struggled in the years 2010 and 2011 with the moderate and poor performance of movies at the box office. In mid-2012, she appeared in the romantic and drama film Cocktail with Saif Ali Khan which was proved to be a commercial hit. She later starred in the thriller film Race 2, the second installment of Race with Saif Ali Khan, John Abraham and Jacqueline Fernandez. The film was released in January 2013 and emerged as the fourth highest-grossing movie of that year. She then appeared in several commercial success films including Yeh Jawaani Hai Dewani (2013), Chennai Express (2013) and Ram Leela (2013), Piku (2015), Bajirao Mastani (2015) and Padmaavat (2018).
Apart from the Hindi cinema, she also appeared in Hollywood. She made her Hollywood debut with XXX: Return of Xander Cage which was released in January 2017. It was an action film in which she played the role of a female lead, opposite Vin Diesel.
As we said earlier, she has signed with many endorsement brands which include the banking sector, e-commerce, Health Care, Beauty Products and more. She presently works for several brands including Axis Bank, Colgate, Coca-Cola, Asian Paints, L’Oreal Paris, Nescafe, Tanishq, Maybelline, Yamaha, and others.
- Highest Paid Actress in India
- She is the only woman to achieve a rank in the top 10 richest Indian celebrities.
- Listed in the Top 100 most influential people in the world for the year 2018 by Time magazine
Awards and Honors
- Two Asian Filmfare Awards (2008, 2009)
- Six Big Star Entertainment Awards (2012, 2013, 2015)
- Three Filmfare Awards (2008, 2014, 2016)
- Six IIFA Awards (2008, 2014, 2015, 2016)
- Five Producers Guild Film Awards (2008, 2010, 2014, 2015, 2016)
- Ten Screen Awards (2008, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)
- Three Star Box Office Awards (2014)
- Three Stardust Awards (2012, 2014, 2015)
- Six Zee Cine Awards (2008, 2011, 2014, 2016)
Early and Personal Life
She was born into a Konkani speaking family in Denmark. Her father named Prakash Padukone is an ex-International badminton player and her mother named Ujjala Padukone, a travel agent. He has a sister named Anisha Padukone who is 5 years junior to her. Her family moved to Bangalore during her childhood. After several news and rumors, Deepkia married to the Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh in the November 2018. It was the Sindhi and Konkani type ceremony privately held in Italy.