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7 Deepika Padukone Roles That Scream Versatility

Ever since her debut as  Shanti Priya in ‘Om Shanti On’, Deepika Padukone has played, or more like experimented with various kinds of roles.

She has come a long way since her debut and continues to make us proud with her recent Hollywood debut in ‘XXX:The Return Of Xander Cage’ alongside none other than Vin Diesel. So today we are counting top 5 roles played by Deepika which proves that she is one of the most versatile actress in Bollywood today. So let’s roll!

1) Piku

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How can we not include the movie that gave Deepika the award for Best Actress in Filmfare? Piku is one of the most amazing roles played by her because we could relate to her struggle in the movie. This was truly one of the best movies in Deepika’s career.

2) Lafangey Parindey

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It is difficult to play the role of a visually impaired person for many, but Deepika justified the role very well. Her character was a visually impaired girl who was also a skater. Now pulling that off is called true talent people!

3) Bajirao Mastani

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You only have to look at Mastani to feel the struggle and heartache she went through in this movie. This was one of the most epic roles played by Deepika and needless to say that she pulled it off well.

4) Chennai Express

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Keeping the serious roles aside, Deepika proved that she also has a good comic sense which she managed to show in this romantic action comedy ‘Chennai Express’. We eventually fell in love with Meenamaa and her silly side.

5) Ye Jawani Hai Deewani

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Apart from the fact that this was one of the biggest hits in Bollywood, YJHD managed to make people love Naina for her sweet and no nonsense nature.

6) Cocktail

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Deepika Padukone proved that she could discard her girl next door image for a more bold and sexy avatar in the movie ‘Cocktail’. She played the role of Veronica who was a very independent, bold and emotionally raw persona. This movie also gave Deepika’s career a much needed turn.

7) Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela

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This was perhaps a big milestone in Deepika Padukone’s career and she managed to play the role of a Gujarati girl very well. The accent, the dressing, the acting everything was so well done that people, including critics, praised her acting skills.

Some Honorable Mentions Of Deepika Padukone:

Finding Fanny

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Love Aaj Kal

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Image Source: The Indian Express

Tamasha

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Image Source: The Indian Express

Happy New Year

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Image Source: India Today

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