Deepika made her Bollywood debut from the film starring Shahrukh Khan in lead role and directed by Farah Khan, “Om Shanti Om”. After delivering hit films one after another, this simple girl has made her way through every ups and downs of her life. She is praised for her acting talent as well as her health and fitness. A time came when she also confessed she was suffering from depression and later successfully defeated it and started her own NGO to create awareness regarding mental health. After delivering her noteworthy performance in the role of Veronika in film “Cocktail”(2012), she proved her acting talent. Also, with her excellent acting in the film “Piku”(2015), having Amitabh Bachchan in the role of her father, left the industry in awe and established her as one of the most talented and successful heroines of Bollywood. With delivering movies like “Raam-Leela”, “Bajirao Mastani”, “Padmaavat” she has given proof of her talent and sewed the mouths of critics. Her marriage with Ranveer Singh also became a sensation in town once the beautiful pictures of both came out.
When she won the Filmfare award for Best Actress for her movie “Piku” in the year 2016, the actress delivered a beautiful and emotional speech receiving the award and narrated the letter that her father, former badminton player Prakash Padukone had written to his both daughters, Deepika and Anisha. And when she finished the letter, the audience was also left in tears with her. The letter had many things to teach us. It teaches us about the real values of our life and it changes the view of how we see our life. Hence, the letter is included in the syllabus of Gujarat Board’s 12th standard textbook. A fan shared the pictures of the letter added as a chapter in the textbook and Deepika retweeted the letter articulating her astonishment. Her fans are also going gaga over it!!