The B-town Diva Deepika Padukone ruled the hearts of many men before she got married to Ranveer Singh in 2018. Uncovering Deepika Padukone’s dating history and ex-boyfriend list. Deepika Padukone, is an actor, fashion and youth icon, and health ambassador from India. Before she was an actor, she was a national-level badminton player. She also worked as a child model. In tenth grade, she changed focus and decided to become a fashion model. And modeling helped her to get her first break in Bollywood. She gained wider recognition by featuring in the music video for Himesh Reshammiya’s song “Naam Hai Tera”. Padukone’s Bollywood debut film was Farah Khan directed “Om Shanti Om” (2007) which won her the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut.
With her beautiful smile, she won many hearts. Padukone dated actor Ranbir Kapoor before dating Ranveer. That was not only her failed love relationship, though. She had her heart shattered several times. Let’s take a look at Deepika Padukone’s boyfriend list and exes.
Deepika Padukone’s past relationship includes guys both from filmy backgrounds and non-celebrities. Here we have a list of all men she dated before Ranveer Singh.
- Upen Patel
- Nihaar Pandya
- Siddharth Mallya
- MS Dhoni
- Yuvraj Singh
- Muzammil Ibrahim
- Ranbir Kapoor
Deepika Padukone Ex-Boyfriends Name and Dating History
1. Upen Patel
Deepika Padukone had a brief relationship with 36 China Town and Namastey London featured actor Upen Patel. They did a few photo sessions together. Nobody knows about B-secret Town’s love affair between “Upen Patel and Deepika Padukone”. They met, circled each other, and broke up – not even once but twice!
“Deepika and Upen have known each other since their modeling days,” said a source close to Upen. Upen wasn’t interested in a long-term relationship around the time they started dating. Patel dated a lot of women before breaking up with Deepika. Upen never talked about his relationship with Deepika. All he said in an interview, “I have never spoken about my personal affairs or link-ups and will never do so. I don’t think it’s the right thing to do.
2. Nihaar Pandya
Soon after the break with Upen Patel, the Bangalore-based Deepika moved to Mumbai to join Anupam Kher”s acting classes and met Nihar Pandya. She dated him for some time after coming to Mumbai from Bengaluru in 2006. Both studied together in acting school.
In an interview given to a website, Nihar spoke about his upcoming wedding to Neeti Mohan, which took place on 15 February 2019. Apart from the wedding and his career, he talked about his previous relationships that did not last long. Now that Deepika is happily married to Ranveer Singh and Nihar to Neeti Mohan,
3. Siddharth Mallya
Siddharth Mallya was only in Deepika Padukone’s life for a short period of time. They were frequently seen during the IPL. Neither of them had admitted to their relationship before parting ways. After their separation, both of them went on to share a particular incident from their time together that resulted in their eventual break-up.
Deepika Padukone had once opened up about breaking up with Sidhartha Mallya. The actress claimed that he asked her to pay the bill on a dinner date. As per reports, it so happened that during a dinner date Sidhartha asked Deepika to pay the bill which the actress found absurd and embarrassing. “I tried hard to make the relationship work but his (Siddharth) behavior in recent times has been disgusting. The last time we met on a dinner date he asked me to pay the bill. That was so embarrassing for me” Deepika had told IBT Times.
Siddharth, on the other hand, cited reasons like class and status behind their separation and said: “Deepika is a crazy female; I told her that I’ll return her money once dad clears his debts and the government sets him free but she was just not ready to settle down.”
4. MS Dhoni
According to reports, Dhoni fell in love with famous Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone in 2007. The duo even did a ramp walk during a show which eventually raised many eyebrows. It was reported that MS Dhoni and Deepika Padukone dated for a short time before things changed due to Yuvraj Singh. Many cricketers have fallen in love with Bollywood beauties, some have married, and a few relationships have ended. Similarly, there have been reports that MS Dhoni was once in love with Deepika Padukone.
5. Yuvraj Singh
After ending the relationship with MS Dhoni, Deepika Padukone started dating another cricketing star, Yuvraj Singh. They had a relationship for a brief period of time. After the breakup with Yuvraj Singh, Deepika Padukone moved on and there were rumors of her being in a relationship with Ranbir Kapoor.
6. Muzammil Ibrahim
Muzammil and Deepika dated for a while but were not open about it. When Muzamil was offered a role in Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani after their breakup, he declined because he didn’t feel comfortable working with her.
7. Ranbir Kapoor
If we are talking about Deepika Padukone’s boyfriend list, Ranbir Kapoor is the one whose name always comes to mind. They were allegedly madly in love.
Deepika had one of the longest and most serious relationships with Ranbir Kapoor. They began dating in 2007. Deepika was so much in love with Ranbir that Deepika even dedicated a tattoo to her then-boyfriend. According to media reports, Ranbir was cheating on Deepika for Katrina Kaif and Deepika came to know about this. Deepika gave Ranbir a second chance, but he did not improve, and as a result, Deepika ended their relationship for good.
After breaking up with Ranbir Kapoor, Deepika was in depression and take a break from the film industry. In 2014, Padukone was diagnosed with clinical depression and sought professional help to aid her recovery.
Now both are separated and happy in their own life. Deepika Padukone is happily married to actor Ranveer Singh and Ranbir Kapoor recently married Alia Bhatt on April 24, 2022.