Deepika Padukone is currently enjoying the success of her recent outing, 'Chhappaak' under the direction of Meghna Gulzar. Deepika Padukone stays active on social media and has now posted a sweet and emotional post about his father Prakash Padukone.
Prakash Padukone is a former badminton player who also got ranked world Number One in 1990 and won so many awards and badminton championships. He also co-founded Olympic Gold Quest which is a foundation dedicated to the promotion of the Olympic sports in India. He also established his own Badminton Academy with the name Prakash Padukone Badminton Academy aka PPBA. Recently, the Academy completed 25 years. On this note, Deepika Padukone took Twitter to congratulate her father. "Pappa, Your contribution to Badminton and Indian Sport is immeasurable! Thank You for your dedication, discipline, determination and years of hard work! We love you and are proud of you! Thank You for being you!#prakashpadukonebadmintonacademy #ppba #25years" tweeted Deepika Padukone.
On the work front, Deepika Padukone is playing a crucial role in her husband Ranveer Singh's upcoming movie '83.' Along with playing a cameo, she also turned the producer for the film. The project is the biopic of veteran cricketer Kapil Dev under the direction of Kabir Khan.