Colourful is one way to describe actress Deepika Padukone’s newly launched website. The Padmaavat star, who turned 33 on January 5 this year, treated her millions of fans to the website on her birthday. And her overly excited followers managed to crash the site just as soon as it was launched, as many tried to open it. The web page will attract your attention the minute you open it, with Deepika’s face looking straight at you, mesmerisingly.
The top part is solely dedicated to her in various poses. Scroll down and we come to a part which tells us about Deepika. Tastefully designed and easy on the eyes, the second portion talks about Deepika’s personal life. It starts off by telling us where she was born, who are parents are, and what she was doing before she joined the film industry.
According to the information that was provided in the website, Deepika, who had taken up modelling when she was 16, first shot to fame following a television commercial for a brand named Liril. She also won the Model of the Year Award at the Kingfisher Fashion Awards in the year of her debut.
The next part of the website lists her works in Bollywood, which began with the movie Om Shanti Om in 2008. The film brought her not only national recognition but established her in the industry. The last movie that was shown on the list was 2018 movie Padmaavat, which became a huge hit and garnered Rs 300 crores at the box office. The list also has Deepika’s first Hollywood venture, action film xXx: Return of Xander Cage opposite Vin Diesel.
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Scroll down some more and we come to a page that is dedicated to only her photoshoots from magazines like Vogue, Filmfare, and InStyle to name a few. She has featured on over 200 magazine covers, nationally and internationally. It was followed by the awards that she has received over the years.
On her achievements, Deepika was ranked tenth amongst the highest paid actresses in the world by Forbes in 2016 and 2018. She was named as one of the 100 Most Influential People in the world by Time Magazine in 2018. She was also named The World’s Thirteenth Most Admired Woman, and was named The Sexiest Asian Woman in 2016 and 2018 by the UK Magazine Indian Eye.
The website also tells us about her struggle with depression and her subsequent victory over it, which in-turn led her to find the Live Love Laugh Foundation which creates awareness on mental health in India. Apart from that, she has also designed her own line of clothing for women named All About You.
Looking at her achievements in various fields, whether it be professional or personal, it is no wonder that she is considered a role model by many.