Deepika Padukone is popular for her serious and hard-hitting roles. Her movies, including Padmaavat, Tamasha, Baijaro Mastani, and Ram Leela, are very well received by her fans. The actor started her Bollywood journey next to Shah Rukh Khan in Om Shanti Om. For her role in the movie, she earned her Filmfare Best Debut Award. The actor has also worked in many light-hearted funny movies that her fans loved. These are some movies that portrayed Deepika as a comic character that made the audience roll with laughter.
The 2013 release action-comedy drama has to be one of Deepika's funniest roles. In the movie, Deepika is portraying the role of a South Indian girl Meenalochni "Meenamma" Azhagusundaram. The girl is being forced to marry her father's friend Thangaballi. While escaping in the train, she finds Shah Rukh Khan (Rahul) who helps her. While the movie ends up being Meenamma's and Rahul's love story, the hilarious journey and the crazy arguments between the two are unmissable. Her South Indian accent in the movie was flowing naturally and did not seem forced at all.
Happy New Year marked Deepika Padukone's third movie with Shah Rukh Khan. Released in 2014, the movie is about the diamond robbery that Shah Rukh Khan (Charlie) and his squad are planning. In the movie, Deepika is essaying the character of a dancer, Mohini Joshi, who joins the squad unaware of the gang's plans. Mohini is a girl who is easily impressed by Shah Rukh Khan whenever he speaks in English.
In the movie, Deepika Padukone was seen alongside Akshay Kumar. Housefull, directed by Sajid Khan, is the first installment of the Housefull franchise. Deepika, in the movie, was seen playing the role of Sandy, is the love interest of Akshay Kumar. The movie was loved by Deepika's fans and she also surprised her fans by her unusual performance in the movie.
On the work front, Deepika Padukone will next be seen in Chhapaak. The movie is based on an inspiring real-life story of acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal. Deepika will be playing the role of Malti, who is inspired by Laxmi. The movie is expected to release on January 10, 2020.
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