Unknown to many, Deepika Padukone was a national level badminton player before stepping into Bollywood.
Deepika's first appearance on TV was in a Himesh Reshammiya music video, "Naam Hai Tera."
She shares her birthday with the legendary Hollywood actor, Johnny Depp.
Before becoming an actress, Deepika worked as a child model for famous brands like Liril and Close-Up.
She was diagnosed with depression in 2014 and has been actively working towards mental health awareness.
Deepika Padukone is the first Indian actress to star in a Hollywood film with "xXx: Return of Xander Cage."
She is multilingual and can fluently speak several languages, including Kannada, Hindi, English, and Tulu.
Deepika holds a unique record of giving four back-to-back 100 crore films in Bollywood.
She has her own clothing line called "All About You" in collaboration with Myntra.
Padukone is a trained classical dancer and has received training in Bharatanatyam.
She has been featured on the cover of TIME magazine as one of the 100 most influential people in the world.
Deepika is an advocate for gender equality and has actively supported various women empowerment causes.
She is the daughter of the legendary Indian badminton player, Prakash Padukone.
She turned down an offer to work with Hollywood star Vin Diesel three times before accepting "xXx."