Anisha Padukone is the younger sister of one of the Bollywood’s leading divas, Deepika Padukone. She is a professional Golf player and has represented India at many International platforms. Let’s dive into more details about Anisha’s life.
Anisha Padukone was born on 2 February 1991 in Bangalore, India. She is a professional golf player and is also famous for being the younger the sister of the well-known Bollywood actress, Deepika Padukone. Anisha is the daughter of the former badminton player of India, Prakash Padukone. She does not like much media attention and keeps her life personal. In an interview, she revealed that she does not see herself working in Bollywood ever and loves living an athlete lifestyle. This 27-year-old athlete is a very focused and a disciplined person as stated by her sister, Deepika in a show.
Anisha being an athlete is very fit and well-maintained with a height 5’6 and weighing around 55 kgs. She has black hair and black eyes and has a dusky skin tone.
Family, Religion & Caste
Anisha comes from an esteemed family background. Her father, Prakash Padukone, is a former renowned badminton player and her mother, Ujjala Padukone, is a travel agent.
Her elder sister, Deepika Padukone is Bollywood’s highest paid actress. She is five years younger to Deepika.
Her parents have always supported Anisha and Deepika over their choices of career. Anisha revealed in a show that having Deepika as a sister is more like having another mother. She follows Hinduism and is a Brahmin (Chitrapur Saraswat) by caste.
Education & Career
Anisha did her schooling from Sophia High School, Bangalore. She did her graduation from Mount Carmel College, Banglore. At the age of 10, she decided to make her career in sports. She has always been a good sportsperson from her school days. When she was in school, she played cricket at the national level and basketball at the state level. Anisha is not just famous for being Deepika’s sister, she herself claimed to fame by representing India at International level as a professional golf player.
She is the Director of the foundation, Live Love Laugh which is owned by her Deepika.
- Anisha loves eating Dosa.
- She is a big admirer of Saina Nehwal.
- Anisha is an honest critic of her sister’s movies and her favourite movies of Deepika are Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Cocktail, Love Aaj Kal, and Karthik Calling Karthik. However, she does not like Deepika and Akshay Kumar starrer film, Chandni Chowk to China.
- In 2017, she appeared on the show, ‘BFFs with Vogue’ along with Deepika Padukone.