Deepika Padukone

Bollywood star Deepika Padukone turns 33 on January 5, and to celebrate the actress turning a year older we are listing out five movies where she captured the hearts of the audience with her stellar performance.

Om Shanti Om – It wouldn’t be wrong to say that Deepika won everyone’s heart with her debut film. She even won the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut of the year for her performance in the movie.

Piku – In the road-trip movie, Deepika essayed a character of an everyday working woman who was independent, confident and sometimes short-tempered.

Cocktail – Deepika essayed the character of Veronica, a free-spirited woman living her dream. But the second half of movie also showed viewers a different side to the character- of someone who’s lonely and lovelorn.

Ram-Leela – In this Sanjay Leela Bhansali movie, Deepika portrayed the complex emotions of a woman who fell in love with someone whom she wouldn’t be allowed to marry.

Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani – The movie showed the transformation of an introvert, a bookworm, into someone who goes on a trip with a group of unknown people.