Let me put it this way that she holds the title of ravishing beauty with a gorgeous height, well it's quite guessable that who is being referred to oh, yes you got it right, none other than the radiant beauty with numerous feathers on her cap, Deepika Padukone. It was back in 2007 when this national-level badminton champ made her super confident Bollywood debut and stepped into the starry world of glamour and movies.
In just a few years she turned to be the leading lady having amazing scripts up her sleeves. Grabbing everyone’s attention who has become a household name has played the exquisitely interesting characters which made her become acclaimed not only domestically but globally.
The way she gets gracefully adapted to every character reflects her versatility and her potential which is unmatchable. She has continuously managed to impress and amaze us with her stupendous performances, hence no wonder why is she termed to be the reigning queen, it’s quite justifiable.
Well, this quarantine has left us all bored and feel left out, so let’s add some fun and good movies to your watchlist featuring this stunning beauty which is available on the OTT platforms, and am truly elated to list the best Deepika Padukone movies released and even upcoming. So be glued to the article!
1. OM SHANTI OM (2007)
This is the first movie on the list of Deepika Padukone Movies. This marked DP’s first Bollywood big screen appearance and her super stunning debut opposite the king of Bollywood Shah Rukh Khan where her beauty left everyone awestruck.
Directed by Farah Khan this film which offered the dual roles played by Deepika is still counted among the best-played characters by her.
OTT Platform - can watch on Amazon Prime as well as Netflix.
2. Cocktail (2012)
This next movie in the list of Deepika Padukone Movies directed by Homi Adajania, cocktail a love triangle revolves around friends, a man (Gautam Kapoor) who has fallen for two beauties, where one is a carefree rich girl Veronica played by Deepika and another is poised Meera played by Diana Penty, but is unable to decide with whom to stay for life. Must say the way Veronica was essayed and the way she channeled her emotions surely made us go wow.
OTT Platform: Watch this rom-com in Prime Video, ZEE5.
3. Love Aaj Kal (2009)
The initial version of Love Aaj Kal featuring Saif and Deepika was a mood maker. Directed by Imtiaz Ali, it showed the importance of love and its relevance which stays intact irrespective of age or generation.
Well, though the film was one amongst DP’s early lineup yet she performed her best and the film was commercially acclaimed too.
OTT Platform – Netflix, JioCinema.
4. Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)
Though it wasn’t two different roles the movie sported for Deepika but the way she pulled it off felt as if it was two different characters.
A romantic drama by Ayan Mukherji which stared Deepika, Ranbir, Kalki, and Aditya Roy Kapoor in lead roles marked to be the stunning lady’s most sensitive and real playoff with super confidence where her chemistry with Ranbir was universally admired.
OTT Platform – Netflix, Amazon Prime.
5. Bajirao Mastani (2015)
This next movie in the list of Deepika Padukone Movies is under Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s majestic direction.
This was Deepika Padukone’s second collaboration with him and together along with Ranveer Singh this Historical drama which depicts Peshwa Bajirao, a heroic ruler’s relationship with the warrior princess Mastani, despite being married to Kashibai turns out to be an amazingly epic creation, and undoubtedly, a successful one it’s a must-watch.
OTT Platform - Amazon Prime Video, Eros Now.
6. Piku (2015)
A father-daughter dysfunctional relationship was really well scripted and stupendously directed by Shoojit Sircar.
The way Deepika essayed the role of a Bengali woman with such ease amongst the other dynamic star cast of Amitabh Bachchan, and Irfan Khan evolved her a level above as an actor. The film is equally endearing and soothing to watch.
OTT Platform - Sony Liv.
7. Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram Leela (2013)
This is the next movie in the list of Deepika Padukone Movies with a backdrop essaying the traditional Gujarati culture, Deepika’s first work under the direction of Sanjay Leela Bhansali proved to be a magnum opus.
Loosely based on Romeo-Juliet Ram Leela portrayed by Ranveer and Deepika grabbed everyone’s attention, for her fierce traditionally modern character even impressed the box office. Her beauty here was flawless.
OTT platform - Amazon Prime Video, Hotstar.
8. Chennai Express (2013)
The next movie on the list of Deepika Padukone Movies is Chennai Express which turned out to be the biggest blockbuster of Deepika’s career. 2013 marked the start of a new journey, where Rohit Shetty’s fantabulous power-packed action, romance, and comedy film got a new spark in her journey.
Starring opposite Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika proved her potential by adopting the South accent along with her skills and dialogue delivery which makes the film worth every wait. Preferable one to enjoy lockdown.
OTT Platform - Hotstar, Netflix.
9. Padmaavat (2018)
This next movie in the list of Deepika Padukone Movies is another gem directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, well it's often referred that Deepika considers herself a muse to SLB creations.
This magnum opus is a dream to watch. Deepika’s flawless looks with the dialogue delivery as a Rajput Queen made the film shine even brighter. Queen Padmavati’s beauty, courage, and intelligence were unmatchable which is why Khilji was obsessed with her and the saga well depicts it.
OTT Platform - Amazon Prime.
10. Happy New Year (2014)
This next movie in the list of Deepika Padukone Movies is a perfect blend of comedy, drama, sci-fi action, music, and dance, altogether it did bring the Happy New Year to spark in October.
Matching the dynamics of SRK, Abhishek Bachchan, Boman Irani, Sonu Sood, Jackie Shroff with grace yet not letting the character of Mohini be overlooked and sparkle bright, she did a commendable job.
OTT Platform - Amazon Prime, Netflix, Hotstar.
11. Finding Fanny (2014)
This next movie in the list of Deepika Padukone Movies is a simple subtle romantic as well as a comic story with Goan and Konkani touch giving a fresh and authentic vibe.
All the actors in the movie played their respective roles brilliantly and proved that the art comes out good only when it’s crafted beautifully and Deepika is none exceptional amongst the veterans. Unique and quite unpredictable until the end.
OTT Platform - Hotstar.
12. Race 2 (2013)
The sequel directed by Abbas-Mustan is a thriller focusing on action-packed scenes, the chases, and also the heavy cast as promising locations, revenge, etc. Grabbing mixed reviews from the audience yet Deepika’s stunning performance did attract.
OTT Platform - Netflix, Amazon Prime.
13. Desi Boyz (2011)
This next movie in the list of Deepika Padukone Movies is an entertaining romantic comedy-filled movie with the natural performances from the cast as well as the songs all together makes it interesting and a unique story served on a platter.
Stunning and glamourous Deepika’s character was truly endearing.
OTT Platform - ZEE5.
14. Tamasha (2015)
Imtiaz Ali’s sense of filming and creating provides a clear display of his sheer love for unique romantic street plays and not the regular ones. Tamasha superbly directed throws a powerful message which helps one to regain faith that Bollywood has more such to offer.
Deepika and Ranbir’s chemistry as usual is cute and how naturally she pulled it off makes me believe that might this movie be a classic in coming years.
OTT Platform - Hotstar, Netflix.
15. Housefull (2010)
Sajid Khan directed this movie is the first franchise to the Housefull series is hilarious. The comedy delight is worth watching in every sense.
The beauties nevertheless tried to grab the limelight with their stunning performances and not to forget Deepika well fitted the character as usual setting the screens on fire.
OTT Platform - Hotstar.
16. Aarakshan (2011)
A society-oriented movie, well it's neither biased but its also not about reservation but definitely about the education system of India. A movie that can bring a change to society but that’s not too easy to attain, hence the script, the actors including Deepika outperformed their potential and brought about a good message.
OTT Platform- Amazon Prime.
17. xXx Return of Xander Cage (2017)
Playing the character of Serena Unger this action-adventure Hollywood movie was the Bollywood diva’s debut film and the reason which grabbed millions of Indian eyes.
Starring opposite Vin Diesel, Deepika was charming as none before. From performing the stunts to giving a scintillating performance she aced it.
OTT Platform- American Netflix.
18. Chhapaak (2020)
From victim to victory the movie highlights the story of a young girl who was a victim of an acid attack and how she prepared and revived herself in the path to victory.
Deepika portrayed this courageous character with utmost mastery and again showed her potential of being versatile. Worth every second.
OTT Platform- Hotstar.
19. Bachna ae Haseeno (2008)
This next movie in the list of Deepika Padukone Movies is a great movie to watch in your spare time.
An immature man and his journey of respecting women from mistreating them to eventually have a happy ending, starring Ranbir, Deepika, Bipasha, Minissha, and others can be watched to see the newbie Deepika Padukone and her skills.
OTT Platform- Prime Video.
20. Chandni Chowk to China (2009)
The movie is definitely beyond expectations and especially on those days when people were not so much acceptable to such entertainment but now for sure it will serve as the movie beyond time.
The cast indeed was outstanding, Akshay and Deepika both were stupendous, the action scenes are so well crafted and choreographed.
OTT Platform- Prime Video.
21. Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey (2010)
This next movie in the list of Deepika Padukone Movies Ashutosh Gowariker’s historical drama was created to instill the forgotten chapter of Indian History to the current generation which will also serve as a classic to the future generation.
Based loosely on Manini Chatterjee’s Do and Die starring Abhishek, Deepika, Sikander Kher amongst others. Deepika portrayed a completely un- familiarized character of yesteryear deglamorized Bengali lady and she nailed it.
This movie is available on Youtube
22. Lafangey Parindey (2010)
Deepika says this film to be the toughest in her life well, indeed it was. Portraying the character of a blindfolded dancer on skates isn’t easy yet she pulled it off with mastery. It seems Deepika is a muse of adventures, her script selection directs it all.
The movie to make the mission impossible to possible is must watch.
OTT Platform - Amazon Prime
23. Kochadaiiyaan (2014)
This next movie in the list of Deepika Padukone Movies is her second South Indian movie which is breathtaking. Starring opposite the superstar Rajnikanth and others, she did absolute justice to the character.
Though it was an animation adding a cherry on top was the background music, the mythological era set, and the thought process which went on to make it such huge.
OTT Platform - Amazon Prime, JioCinema
24. 83 (upcoming)
The directors and actors are awaiting this pandemic season to end for releasing their magnanimous creations so are we, I guess.
It’s anticipated 83 which is termed as Kapil Dev’s biopic to release during Christmas, will see Deepika playing the role of Kapil Dev’s wife Romi along with her real-life partner Ranveer playing the master Kapil Dev directed by Kabir Khan.
OTT Platform: Not Yet decided, hopefully, are awaiting release in theatres.
25. Fighter (upcoming)
It has to be a blockbuster though, the two most admired personalities Hrithik and Deepika will be portraying opposite each other for the very first time.
We can just expect the best to be the result. Siddharth Anand to direct them and is supposed to be an action-packed film sure to amaze all of us.
OTT Platform - Hopefully in cinemas.
This radiant beauty stole our hearts not only through her exquisite performances but also through her bold speeches and glamorous style. The way she has evolved herself and adapted to the characters, which viewers would love to glare at her for is commendable.
From being the daughter of famous badminton player Prakash Padukone to establishing herself as a leading lady in the Indian Film Industry completely away from the sphere, indeed she came a long way.
Though there were certain setbacks she made a comeback with even majestic creations and this ability of her is what makes us believe that Indian cinema still has a lot more to provide us.
I have tried to list the best Deepika Padukone Movies, though there is a lot more on the way and as such big projects up her sleeves which will be way more interesting and challenging, henceforth we can just wait and hope for this pandemic situation to end soon to let the theatres be all open for audiences and fans to witness and enjoy.