Bollywood actress who starred in popular films like Once Upon A Time In Mumbai and Tanu Weds Manu. She has one three National Film Awards and Filmfare Awards in four categories including Best Supporting Actress for the 2008 film Fashion.
She studied at the DAV Modeling School and joined the Elite Modeling Agency in Delhi. Afterwards, she joined several local stage productions to learn how to act.
One of her most acclaimed roles was when she played a dual role in Tanu Weds Manu Returns, which she won a Filmfare Critics Award and a second National Film Award for Best Actress.
Her father was a businessman and her mother was a schoolteacher. She dated Adhyayan Suman in 2008 and dated Nicholas Lafferty from 2010 to 2012.
Deepia Padukone was another up and coming young Bollywood actress.