Deepika Padukone on Ranbir Kapoor, Rajinikanth

The actor calls Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani the high point of her career. Browse through for a heart-to-heart with Bollywood's current golden girl.

January 5

Sun sign

Place of birth

Sophia High School, Mount Carmel College, Bangalore

Currently I am...
Answering this fun questionnaire

First break
Om Shanti Om (2007)

Hight point of your life
The success of Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)

Low point of your life
Living away from my family

Which is home – Bangalore or Mumbai?
I have two homes.

Have you ever beaten your dad at badminton?
Yes. But deep down inside, I know he let me win.

Apart from being very, very, good-looking, what’s Ranbir Kapoor really like?
He’s intelligent and witty.

Three rules everyone should follow in a relationship.
Be yourself, be honest and give each other space.

What did you most like about Rajinikanth?
His simplicity.

What eyewear do you wear?
Vogue Eyewear. thing nobody should wear. Ever!
A fake personality.

Your best Bollywood buds.
Dinesh Vijan, Shahana Goswami and Homi Adajania.

The one thing you’re terrible at. 
Sometimes, I am way too organised for my own good.

A diet that always works.
Pooja Makhija all the way!

Five healthy foods that actually taste amazing.
Quinoa, sushi, dark chocolate, veggies cooked interestingly and veggie juice.

Your favourite cocktail.
The movie!

A woman you really admire.
Every woman is special and unique.

Your favorite book.
It has to be the first book I read, Little Women by Louisa May Alcott.

The best kind of workout.
Pilates works best for me.

A film that makes you go ‘aww’.
Vicky Cristina Barcelona 

From HT Brunch, December 22

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