Celebrities like Rishi Kapoor and Riteish Deshmukh have wished the Piku actress a year full of luck and happiness. (Also Read: Deepika's Mastani is Bhansali's 'Favourite' Character in Bajirao)
Deepika, who is the daughter of former badminton champion Prakash Padukone, made her acting debut in 2006 as a pivotal character in the Kannada film Aishwarya. She then portrayed a double-role in her first Bollywood release Om Shanti Om, which helped her win a Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut.
2012 box office hit Cocktail marked a turning point in her career. Her other films include Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Chennai Express and Happy New Year. She was also lauded for her performances in the tragic romances Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela and Bajirao Mastani.
Here's what tinsel town tweeted:
@deepikapadukone Read here that it's your birthday.Well,a very joyous and a"Happy Birthday"God bless you and keep up the good work.Much love— rishi kapoor (@chintskap) January 5, 2016
@deepikapadukone happy birthday Madame! Have a stellar year. Big love.— Abhishek Bachchan (@juniorbachchan) January 5, 2016
Happy Birthday Mastani @deepikapadukone - wishing you happiness n love.— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) January 5, 2016
@deepikapadukone HAPPY BIRTHDAY. God bless you with loads and loads of Happiness always.— Neil Nitin Mukesh (@NeilNMukesh) January 5, 2016
Happy birthday @deepikapadukone full power,loveland strength to you!Sukh Shanti Shakti!!!!— Shanoo Sharma (@Shanoozeing) January 5, 2016
Happy birthday to the most beautiful, hot, intelligent, greatest dancer, the sweetest.. No.1 actress @deepikapadukone..God bless you always.— King Mika Singh (@MikaSingh) January 4, 2016