Before Deepika made her Bollywood debut, she was a model. She has been a bikini model for the Kingfisher Calender shoot in 2008. This Calender shoot was shot at various exotic locales and Deepika who has the perfect 10 body was praised for her high oomph factor.
Other than the kingfisher calender shoot, Deepika has also appeared in a bikini in movies like Housefull, Break Ke Baad and also in an endorsement for Tissot watches. She can also be seen in one for the Maxim magazine cover.