Deepika Padukone who started her career at the age of 16 as a model, She left her home to follow her dream to become an actress. What exactly made her the most influential actress in India after the legend Amitabh Bachan. What sort of influence she made of countries people which leads to increase her admiration.

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Deepika Padukone who started her career as modeled for Liril soap, done many other ads to be in her hometown Bangalore. She did a Kannada film, after a while she left for Mumbai, stay with her aunt during her model struggle.

She started getting fame when Himesh Reshammiya launched her in one his album, Farshan Khan spot her as soon signed her as opposite for Shah Rukh Khan in Om Shanti Om which became a successful blockbuster. Leads to increase her popularity among Indian audience. This had done five films in one year. Her most successful films include Love Aaj Kal, Bachna Ae Haseeno, Cocktail, Race 2, Chennai Express, Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela, Padmavat, Piku, Happy New Year, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Bajirao Mastani.

She even made her debut with Hollywood most legend Vin Diesel in the film xXx: Return of Xander Cage.

Deepika Padukone not only makes a successful career in Bollywood and Hollywood but also influence people through her hard and dedicate which can clearly be seen in her performance. Even critics appreciate her work.

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Deepika made many headlines and keep the buzz with her ex-boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor when she found he cheated on her, she considers it as infidelity. Later which Ranbir accepted it, he cheated on her with co-star Katrina Kaif.

Deepika married her rumored boyfriend and co-star Ranveer Singh in Italy in 14, November 2018.

Deepika Padukone Participation in Social Cause

Deepika Padukone also supports social causes, campaign and NGO’s.

She is the first Indian Bollywood actress who shared her personal experience of overcoming of depression issues publicly. Started creating awareness through her NGO foundation for mental health issues in India.

Not only she started NGO “The Live Love Laugh Foundation” but also setup up a campaign where she uses a tagline #DobaraPoocho, which somehow taken wrongly in some people mind. But Deepika wins million of the heart through it which her relates her to every individual.
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Her foundation run campaign on facebook with the AASRA organization to launch multilingual tools and educational resources to support people with suicidal tendencies.

She even participated in the World 10K Bangalore marathon, which raised ₹13.1 million (US$180,000) in support of 81 NGOs in 2015, she also hired by Times of India for opinion columns for her fans on her personal and professional life along women health and fitness.

Deepika Padukone also collaborates with fashion portal Myntra to launch her own brand “All About You” along with an international fashion brand “Van Heusen”.

Besides being an actress, she actively participated in various other social cause like she adopted a village Maharashtrian village of Ambegaon as part of NDTV’s Greenathon Campaign with the objective to supply electricity regularly.

She also outspoke on the various topic includes feminism, where she shared thought “New feminism isn’t about being aggressive; it’s about reaching the top yet being soft. It’s about being you — feminine, strong and full of willpower, which shows how sensible person is she.

Deepika Padukone participated in an opening ceremony like the third season of the Indian Premier League, in a world tour with Happy New Year Team and many more events.

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She is the third most followed Asina actress followed from the world and most iconic Bollywood actress with distinct features.

She received three Filmfare Awards: Best Female Debut for Om Shanti Om (2007), and two Best Actress awards for Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela (2013) and Piku (2015).

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She also endorses many international brands including Lo’real Paris, Tissot, Maybelline, Coca-Cola.

She also entitled as World Sexiest Women In The World by FHM in 2015.