One of the highest-paid actresses in the world, Padukone is the recipient of several awards, including three Filmfare Awards.
She features in listings of the nation's most popular and attractive personalities.
Chocolate boy of Indian cinema Shahid Kapoor tied the knot with fiancé Mira Rajput, in what was the most anticipated Bollywood shaadi of 2015.
The Delhi-ite is notably not a Bollywood celebrity, and Shahid aka Sasha prefers it that way.
She rose to prominence with starring roles in the romantic comedies Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013) and Chennai Express (2013), the heist comedy Happy New Year (2014), and the historical romance Bajirao Mastani (2015), all of which rank among the highest-grossing Bollywood films.
Padukone's acclaimed portrayal of a character based on Juliet in the tragic romance Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela (2013) and a headstrong architect in the comedy-drama Piku (2015) won her two Best Actress awards at Filmfare.
We look at some of Shahid’s former Bollywood flames that very nearly made it down the aisle.Bebo admitted to spotting Shahid and initiated the romance that led to them dating.Shahid has since admitted that while they had nothing in common, it was the most stable of his relationships, lasting almost four years.Kennedy High School in Cedar Rapids, Lowa, Army School in Bareilly and Jai Hind College in Mumbai.Before starting her acting career, she has also worked as a model which helped her win 'Miss World' title in 2000.