Sexy, stylish and suave Deepika Padukone made her Bollywood debut in Om Shanti Om opposite superstar Shahrukh Khan, for which she earned the Filmfare Best Female Debut Award.
Deepika Padukone was a very successful model before entering into films. But she become a well known face when she appeared in Himesh Reshammiya famous song 'Naam Hai Tera'. At the fifth annual Kingfisher Fashion Awards, she was awarded the title "Model of the Year". Not only this, she was chosen as one of the models for the Kingfisher Swimsuit Calendar for 2006 and won two trophies at the Idea Zee Fashion Awards - "Female Model of the Year" and "Fresh Face of the Year".
Apart from films, Deepika is also very famous for her affairs. During her modelling days, she dated model Nihar Pandya. But she later left him for Ranbir Kapoor. After breaking up with Ranbir, her name was linked to Vijay Mallaya's son Siddharth Mallaya.
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