Deepika Padukone (Source: Instagram | @deepikapadukone)
Deepika Padukone (Source: Instagram | @deepikapadukone)

Just before New Year’s, Deepika Padukone had a surprise for her 52.5 million followers on Instagram. The actress, who shared some lovely moments from her life on the social media platform, decided to leave millions wondering as she deleted all her posts on 31st December.

While her fans and followers turned worried thinking her account is hacked, the actress came out on 1st of January 2021 yesterday and shared her New Year surprise with us all. She has started her own audio diary and shared the first ever snippet yesterday as she wished everyone a happy new year.

Asking what we were all grateful for, she spoke about how 2020 hasn’t been an easy year owing to the pandemic but that it was also about gratitude and being present in the moment. She ends the note by sharing that her wish for 2021 is good health and peace of mind for one and all.

Check it out here:

DP has always been someone who has pleasantly surprised us with her work, and this new project of hers also seems super intriguing and I cannot wait to listen to her speak about all things she loves in these audio books! Also, I am super excited to see how she curates her brand new Instagram account in the new year!

Deepika and husband Ranveer Singh spent the New Year in a luxury resort in Ranathambore. They also caught up with Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Neetu Kapoor and their entire family on the trip!

On the work front, DP was seen shooting for Shakun Batra‘s upcoming romantic drama opposite Siddhant Chaturvedi, Ananya Panday and Dhairya Karwa. She will also be seen in Kabir Khan‘s ’83 alongside Ranveer Singh, where the real husband-wife duo are set to play a reel husband-wife duo on screen. Ranveer is playing the former Indian Cricket captain Kapil Dev and Deepika will play his wife Romi Bhatia. Directed by Kabir Khan, the film is based on the India’s first World Cup win.