Anisha Padukone is an Indian professional golfer who has played for the country in various International tournaments but she is more famous as the younger sister of famous Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone.
Childhood & Personal Life
Anisha’s father Prakash Padukone is a very famous and successful badminton player who has made the nation proud many times during his playing days and her mother Ujjala Padukone is said to be working as a travel agent. Anisha is five years younger to her sister Deepika Padukone who is one of the highest paid actresses of the Indian film industry. Also read about, Shehnaz Gill, Manyata Dutt, Neeti Mohan.
Anisha was very much inclined towards sports from her childhood. As far as her education is concerned, she studied in Sophia High School, Bengaluru, and pursued her bachelor’s degree from Mount Carmel College, Bengaluru.
During her school days, Anisha used to play cricket and she went on to play it at the national level. She was also a Karnataka state basketball player but then she finally decided to make her career in golf.
She was 16 years of age when she started taking part in golf tournaments and till date, she has represented the country in many International championships.
During an interview, Anisha has made it clear that she is not going to work in Bollywood ever in her life and she will always be a sportsperson.
There is no news of Anisha Padukone dating anyone but during a talk show which she attended with her sister Deepika, she said that she will like to go on a date with Ranbir Kapoor some day.
Some more information about Anisha
- Anisha also plays an important role in managing the Live Love Laugh Foundation which was founded by Deepika. Presently, this foundation has been helping many people in tackling depression and other mental problems.
- Anisha has also gone through little depression as she has to carry the pressure of her surname always which is not the case with her counterparts.
- Anisha loves and admires the badminton player Saina Nehwal a lot.
- She gives honest opinion about the movies of her sister Deepika Padukone; while she likes “Cocktail”, “Love Aaj Kal”, “Karthik Calling Karthik” and “Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani”, she does not like “Chandni Chowk to China”.
Anisha Padukone Wiki & Biography
- Name: Anisha Padukone
- Date of Birth: 2 February 1991
- Age: 28 years
- Height: 5 feet 6 inch
- Weight: 55 kg
- Birth Place: Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
- Nationality: Indian
- Religion: Hinduism (Brahmin)
- School: Sophia High School, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
- College: Mount Carmel College, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
- Educational Qualification: Graduate
- Marital Status: Single
- Father: Prakash Padukone
- Mother: Ujjala Padukone
- Sister: Deepika Padukone
- Skin Color: Wheatish
- Home Town: Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
- Hobbies: Shopping, listening to music and travelling
- Career Debut: Started playing golf at the age of 16
- Favourite Food: Sambhar Dosa
- Favourite Actress: Deepika Padukone
- Favourite Actor: Ranbir Kapoor and Ryan Gosling
- Favourite Place: Information not available
- Favourite Sportsperson: Saina Nehwal
- Favourite Sports: Golf, badminton and football
- Monthly Salary: Information not available
- Net Worth: $16 Million (approx.)
- Instagram: anishapadukone