Mumbai, Feb 28 : Filmmaker Karan Johar has shot down rumours of "Ram-leela" pair Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone playing the lead roles in his "Shuddhi".
Karan Malhotra will wield the megaphone for "Shuddhi" to be produced by Karan.
When asked whether he has finalised Deepika and Ranveer for "Shuddhi", Karan said: "No."
Mumbai, Dec 13 - Actress Deepika Padukone is happy to be touted as the most successful leading actress of Bollywood this year and thanks her well wishers and fans for supporting her.
The actress is riding high on four back-to-back hits - "Race 2", "Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani", "Chennai Express" and "Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-leela".
New Delhi, Nov 22 : If you feel the spark in your relationship is missing, and there's no excitement left between you and your partner, here are some tips from actors Imran Khan and Deepika Padukone who played on screen lovers in the 2010 movie "Break Ke Baad".
The stars will be seen together once again, but in an advertisement for iconic beauty brand Lux. The advertisement, likely to be high on romance, will go on air Dec 1.
Mumbai, Oct 10 : South Indian dubbing artist Savitha Reddy will dub for Deepika Padukone for Rajinikanth’s forthcoming Tamil film "Kochadaiyaan - The Legend".
Director Soundarya Rajnikanth Ashwin says that Reddy was the best choice for the actress' voice.
New Delhi, Oct 9 : The Delhi High Court Wednesday dismissed a PIL seeking a ban on the release of Bollywood movie "Ram-Leela", starring Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone.
A division bench of Chief Justice N. V. Ramana and Justice Manmohan, refusing to entertain the plea, also imposed a fine of Rs. 50,000 on NGO Rashtravadi Shiv Sena which filed the plea saying the title of the movie should be changed as it hurts the religious sentiments of people.
New Delhi, Aug 6 : Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone says her next Tamil film "Kochadaiyaan" is an international project as it will be released in multiple languages like Russian, Japanese and Chinese.
The "Chennai Express" star will be seen with superstar Rajinikanth in "Kochadaiyaan".
Mumbai, July 4 : After travelling to various reality shows, the next stop for the "Chennai Express" star cast - actors Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone - was dance reality show "Dance India Dance Super Moms".
As usual, Shah Rukh was at his best -- he not only shook a leg with the grandmaster of the show, actor Mithun Chakraborty, but even met the 14 contestants and their families. He even danced, recited dialogues and sang songs on request.
Mumbai, June 3 : Director Ayan Mukerji's well-scripted and well-executed young romantic love story "Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani" appealed to the movie buffs so much that it minted Rs. 62.11 crore in the opening weekend. The film's lead actress Deepika Padukone admits that the phenomenal opening surpassed their expectations.
New Delhi, May 30 - Delhi's well-known Hindu College is organising a special screening of Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone starrer "Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani" in aid of Creating a Secure-Safe-Cordial Environment for Girl Students here Friday at the Delite theatre.
Earlier, the Hindu College's Old Students' Association (OSA) had organised special shows of "Singh Is Kinng", "Dabangg" and "Housefull 2" to raise funds for its projects.
Mumbai, May 16 : What scares Ranbir Kapoor most? Spiders and cockroaches, reveals his ex-flame and co-star Deepika Padukone asserting that she is saying it from experience.
"Experience! He gets scared of a spider," said Deepika.
Mumbai, March 29 : Despite a jam-packed shooting schedule, Deepika Padukone has taken time out to perform at the opening ceremony of the sixth season of Indian Premier League (IPL) in Kolkata.
Deepika had performed at the IPL inaugural in 2010 also.
Srinagar, Jan 31 : As peace returns to Kashmir, Bollywood too is returning -- with cast and crew to shoot in dream outdoor locales of the snow-filled valley -- much before almond and cherry blossoms herald spring.
Reports say at least six Bollywood film units will be arriving in the valley by March for shooting.
The first such unit to descend here is of "Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani" -- with actors Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone.
New Delhi, Jan 19 : John Abraham and Deepika Padukone were recently spotted promoting their high-paced action thriller `Race 2' in Mumbai.
The duo, who was accompanied by the entire star cast of the film, seemed quite excited about sharing their chemistry with actor Saif Ali Khan.
Mumbai, Dec 10 : She has done glamorous as well as non-glamorous roles but Deepika Padukone feels sad when people think a glamorous role does not require hard work.
Mumbai, Dec 7 : Deepika Padukone says the action-packed "Race 2" also has dollops of glamour, and says shooting for it has been a great experience.
Mumbai, Dec 4 : Actress Deepika Padukone has been signed on to endorse a new product under the brand Garnier Skin Naturals. The product is aimed at the modern Indian woman, and the actress hopes she can motivate women to take care of their skin.
"Through my association with Garnier I hope to help women across the country obtain the perfect looking skin they're all in search of," Deepika said in a statement.
New Delhi, Nov 24 : After a commendable performance in Homi Adajania's "Cocktail", actress Deepika Padukone is said to be stormed with offers to dance on film's hit song "Angrezi beat" at award functions.
"Many organisers are in talk with Deepika as they want her to perform to the song. Some of them want to recreate the setting of the film on stage, she may also be carrying the same look from the film," said a source.
Mumbai, Oct 6 : She flaunts dimpled cheeks herself, but actress Deepika Padukone says superstar Shah Rukh Khan's smile is the best she has ever seen.
"I think for me, Shah Rukh has the best smile because it's not just about the smile. It's also the energy that he sort of gives out with his smile and the dimples that he and I both share," the 26-year-old said here Friday at the launch of National Oral Health Program by Orbit chewing gum.
Mumbai, Sep 24 - Deepika Padukone is busy as a bee these days. From spending time with co-star Ranveer Singh to getting comfortable with the actor before shooting for Sanjay Leela Bhansali, to rehearsing her Garba steps vigorously for the five to six garba song-and-dances that she would have to perform in "Ram Leela" -- her schedule is quite packed.
Mumbai, Sep 19 : Industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla, actress Deepika Padukone and member of European Parliament Nirj Deva were among achievers who were conferred the global awards instituted by NGO Priyadarshni Academy, a representative said here Wednesday.
At the 28th anniversary Global Awards function that concluded late Tuesday awards were presented to eight people of different nationalities.
Mumbai, July 24 : While the debate on whether Bollywood stars should be allowed at the Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti Dargah in Ajmer rages on, actress Deepika Padukone says her sole motive while visiting such places is peace of mind.
"I have only visited the place once. I had gone because I believe in worship and god. Whenever we go to such a place, it is not because we want to promote our film. We go there for peace," the 26-year-old said here.
Dubai, July 13 : Bollywood beauty Deepika Padukone, who stars opposite Saif Ali Khan in her new movie `Cocktail', has revealed that creating chemistry with the Bollywood hunk is never tough.
Earlier, they had co-starred in the 2009 blockbuster `Love Aaj Kal' and had been praised for their on-screen chemistry.
New Delhi, July 13 : Get set to watch former off-screen lovers Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone get up close and personal in "Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani", releasing March 29 next year.
Produced by Karan Johar and directed by Ayan Mukerji of "Wake Up Sid" fame, this is the first time Ranbir and Deepika will be seen together in a film after they parted ways.
The film also stars Kalki Koechlin. (IANS)
Dubai, July 12 : Deepika Padukone, who has been paired again with her `Love Aaj Kal' co-star Saif Ali Kan in a seemingly similar romantic drama `Cocktail', dismisses any similarities between the two movies.
According to the 26-year-old actress, the latest film is a never-seen-before tale of two best friends and a flirt.
Mumbai, July 11 - Deepika Padukone, who would like to work in women-centric films, says that her journey towards such films has already begun with "Cocktail", which is releasing Friday.
"I would like to do women-centric movies. In fact, for me I feel Veronica (her character in 'Cocktail') is that. I think, for me, the journey has already begun," she told IANS.
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