Deepika owes her killer dancing skills to the maestro Shiamak Davar and her acting prowess to Anupam Kher.
She has adopted a village in Maharashtra to help them with their water and electricity needs. She is also involved in her father’s organization – Olympic Gold Quest, which aims towards the betterment of the Indian athletes.
Farah Khan had originally signed Deepika for Happy New Year and so it would have been her first big appearance but the movie got shelved so she signed her on for Om Shanti Om.
In 2014, she received the Filmfare Award for Best Actress for her role in the film Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela
She played Badminton at a national level. Her father was also a professional badminton player. Moreover, Deepika used to play state level baseball as well!
Before making it big, her first hit was her ad for Lyril Orange.