Deepika Padukone is a superstar today but she will always be daddy‘s little girl. The actress has always been close to her parents especially her father, former Badminton champion Prakash Padukone. Because of her father, she took interest in sports before entering Bollywood. Deepika makes sure to spend as much time as possible with her parents whenever she isn’t working.
On the occasion of her father Prakash Padukone’s birthday, Deepika Padukone shared an adorable photograph from her childhood days. A toddler Deepika is sitting on her dad’s laps as they posed for a picture together. With the throwback picture, Deepika’s heartfelt message read, “To the kindest, purest, most gentle soul I’ve ever known…Happy Birthday, Pappa!❤️”
On the work front, Deepika Padukone was last seen in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus film, Padmaavat with Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh. She was supposed to begin shooting for Sapna Didi biopic with Irrfan Khan and Vishal Bhardwaj. Due to Irrfan’s health, the film has been postponed as the actor is recovering from his disease. As of now, the actress is going through scripts to select her next project.