Deepika Padukone is the highest paid Bollywood actress now. She started her Bollywood career with the movie, “Om Shanti Om”. That turned out to be a dream debut for the actress. She impressed everyone with her acting. Moreover, the opportunity was not just handed over to her; he has to do her part of the struggle before bagging her debut projects. So let us take a look at the things that she used to work on before starting her Bollywood career.
1. She Starred In Himesh Reshammiya’s Music Videos
Deepika Padukone appeared in the Naam Hai Tera video song of Himesh Reshammiya. Furthermore, she was also seen in the remix version of the song.
2. Used To Work As A Model
She made her modeling debut at the Lakme Fashion Week for designer Suneet Varma back in 2005.
3. Played Badminton In National Level Championships
Deepika Padukone was a badminton player in her school days. She participated in many national-level badminton championships. Moreover, she has also played baseball in state-level tournaments.
4. Appeared In Limca Commercial
Deepika Padukone has worked in several ad films. Before her Bollywood debut, she appeared in the commercial for Limca.
5. Worked As A Background Model
Back in 2005, Deepika Padukone appeared as a background model with actor Fardeen Khan. Fardeen Khan was the showstopper for Provogue Fashion Show and we can see Deepika walking behind him.
6. Did A Photoshoot With Upen Patel
During her modeling days, Deepika Padukone did a photoshoot with Upen Patel for Wendell Rodricks for a special edition of fashion week.
7. She Starred In Kannada Movie
Before making her Bollywood debut, Deepika Padukone has already worked in a Kannada movie. Back in 2006, she appeared in a Kannada movie, “Aishwarya”.
8. Appeared In Liril Commercial
Before embarking on her Bollywood journey, she was also seen in the LIril Oof-yu-Maa commercial.
9. Appeared In Close Up Ad
She also appeared in the Close Up toothpaste commercial. We all remember the gracious beam that she flashed in the commercial.
She had to earn her opportunity; it was not just handed over to her. She had to work hard to grab the pedestal that she is standing on now. What do you say? Share your thoughts in the comments. Check out this fitness video of Deepika Padukone.