Deepika is one of Bollywood’s highest paid actresses right now. But her journey in Bollywood hasn’t especially been a luxurious situation. Deepika has come a long way in Bollywood. But not many know that Malaika has a major role in helping Deepika get her very first Bollywood break in Om Shanti Om.
When many heroines sit for a long time to work with Bollywood Khans, a newcomer like Deepika got the opportunity to romance Shah Rukh Khan in her debut film Om Shanti Om. And it was with a little help from Malaika and fashion designer Wendell Rodricks.
According to a reports, Farah Khan was then searching for a new face to star opposite SRK in the 2007 film Om Shanti Om. And she communicated the same to Malaika Arora.
Malaika approached her designer friend Wendell to help her for searching a new face. Deepika was then modelling, and Wendell wanted to give Deepika the right push into Bollywood.