Deepika Padukone is among the most popular Indian actresses who are highly paid in India. She started her career in the Bollywood together with Shah Rukh Khan for a movie that was titled ‘Om Shanti Om,’ and she never looked back since then. She has also made her mark on the Hollywood Movie together with Vin Diesel. Deepika has been able to win several awards and has risen to become the highest followed personalities in the social media. Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth of Deepika Padukone in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Deepika is the daughter of a popular badminton player by the name Prakash Padukone, and her mother is Ujijala who was working as a travel agent. She was conceived in the year 1986 on 5th January. Within a year, the family had moved to Bangalore, and she also studied at Sophia High School that is located in Bangalore.
After she completed her high school education, she joined Indira Gandhi nation Open University where she completed her bachelor’s degree in Sociology. During this time, she was so much in love with modelling, and hence she decided to quit studying and focus fully into a modelling career.
She is among the most religious celebrity who is known all over the world. She got into a relationship with a popular actor by the name of Ranbir Kapoor. They were so much in love with each other to a point where made a tattoo on her neck with the Ranbir’s name. A year later, sadly the couple broke up, and Deepika struggled with depression. Currently, she is known to be dating actor by the name ‘Ranveer Singh.’
Career, Awards & Nominations
Since her father was a very competent badminton player, it was not a wonder that in school she was heavily involved in Badminton playing. Her badminton skills were super great, and she was used to playing at the national level championship. Deepika was interested in baseball and used to be involved in various levels of tournaments. In addition to all these sporting skills, she also worked as a model and made it appear in several television advertisements.
During her tenth grade, she decided to focus on the modelling career and aspired to become among the best fashion models in the world. In the year 2004, she became a full-time professional model, and it never took long before she became a full-time professional model and within a short period she was recognized for her skills and received various endorsement deals.
After she managed to appear in a music video of Himesh Reshammiya ‘Naam Hai Tera’, her fortune would take a turn and director by the name Farah Khan would cast her on the movie ‘Om Shanti Om’ and she was able to bag Best Female Debut Award and also got nominated for Best Actress category. She went on and appeared in very many movies that included ‘Race 2’ and ‘Chennai Express.’ Awards that she has been able to bag does include Chennai Express among many more.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Deepika Padukone is estimated to be over $28 million, and the main source of this wealth is from her career in the movies and in modelling where she has modelled for some of the best products in the world. The net worth is expected to increase as she continues to feature in some of the best films and movies.
Deepika is currently at the peak of her career, and it won’t be such a surprise to see her net worth increase at a very fast rate in the coming years. She is currently part of the popular Hollywood movie, and this is expected to see her net worth grow in the coming years.