lol sorry for my poor rhyming in the topic heading
Welcome to our very first *official*
**However, we will not tolerate any foul language or slating towards the celebrity*
Our Celebrity of this Week is none other than our newcomer model-turned-actress..........
Deepika Padukone was born to Ujjala and Prakash Padukone on January 5, 1986 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Her family moved to Banglore when she was still an infant. Deepika's father is a badminton player with a international repute. While in High School Deepika played Badminton at a state level like her father. While she was in college, she thought of pursueing her career in modeling. Over the years, she has modeled for well known Indian brand names such as Liril, Dabur, Lal powder, Close-Up toothpaste and Limca. Even Maybeline made her their internation spokesperson! She won many awards such as "Model of the Year" and "Fresh Face of the Year."
She started her acting career by starring in the music video for the song Naam Hai Tera from the independent pop album Aap Kaa Surroor by Himesh Reshammiya.
Her Bollywood debut film was "Om Shanti Om" which released in 2007. Om Shanti Om was a super duper hit and won Deepika many fans all over the world. The awards Deepika won were "Best Actress" ,
"Best Debut film," etc... were all for her mindblowing performance in OSO. Deepika's most recent film was "Bachana Ae Haseeno" starring her boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor. As of now, Deepika Padukone is working on her new movie Chandni Chowk To China opposite Akshay Kumar.
**keep in mind that offensive language against the celebrity will not be tolerated**
Feel free to discuss your views on Deepika or share any info on her that we've missed out.
Deepika PadukoneDate of Birth: January 5, 1986
City: Copenhagen, Denmark
Mother: Ujjala - travel agent
Father: ex-badminton player Prakash Padukone
Siblings: younger sister Anisha
Education: Sophia's High School, Bangalore and she did her undergraduate studies from Mount Carmel College
Marital status: single
Sport: basketball, tennis, throw ball and baseball
Favorite style: For formal wear, it would be western-formal or the Indian sari. But on a day-to-day it's a mix of salwar and western casuals - jeans and t-shirt
Hobbies: Music, eating, sleeping, watching movies
Favourite actor: Aamir Khan and Shah Rukh KhanFavourite actress: Rani Mukherjee, Preity Zinta, Sushmita SenOccupation: fashion model / bollywood actress
Debut Film: kannada film Aishwarya and bollywood blockbuster Om Shanti Om
Languages: tulu, kannada, hindi, english
Acting Coach: Anupam Kher
Favorite Movies: Dil & Devdas
Favorite Book: Little Women & 'The Kite Runner' by Khalid Hosseini
Favorite Holiday Spot: The French Riviera
Favorite Cuisine: Thai
Favorite Drink: Nimbu Panni
Favorite Perfume: Escada
Favorite Outfit: Saree
Favorite Fashion Designer: Manish Malhotra and Tarun Tahiliani
Favorite Fashion Choreographer: Alison Kanuga
Favorite Fashion Photographer: Atul Kasbekar
Residence: Mumbai in Bandra, just bought her own house in 2007
Feel free to leave comments about our Celeb and discuss =D
if you dont know what to say, here are some questions that you can reply to:
Did you watch OSO? What were your thoughts about the new actress, Deepika?
Are you looking forward for her new film, Chandni Chowk To China starring Akshay Kumar?
Which Actor do you think she should work with next? why?
What genre film would you like to see her do?
Do you think the Ranbir-Deepika jodi is a good jodi(as in cute couple *no bashing*)
etc...you got the idea
btw..i like the whole pink theme and if everyone can stick with posting in pink it would be awesome!!!
P.S....tell us how you like this new concept of Celeb of the Week...?! does it need any changes...? want to reccomend an actor/actress? etc.