Deepika Padukoneis from India. She was born in Denmark and her family moved to Bangalore, India, when she was eleven months old. While in college, Padukone pursued a career in modeling. Deepika got her formal acting training from the Anupam Kher School of Acting where she was one of the most dedicated students. After pursuing a successful career in modeling, Padukone branched out into acting. She started by starring in the music video for the song Naam Hai Tera from the independent pop album Aap Kaa Surroor by Himesh Reshammiya.