Deepika Padukone: Salman Khan offered me my first film

The long legged model turned actress Deepika Padukone who has become the most sought after actress on her movie Chennai Express setting records in Bollywood revealed her desire to work with the handsome hunk Salman Khan.

Sallu was the first to offer Deepika an acting debut much before Om Shanti Om.But she declined it feeling unprepared to face the camera.

According to sources, Dippy said,”He offered me my first film when I was too young and I was not ready to be in front of the camera. I will always be grateful to him. Just the fact that he offered me a film was a great thing. It is taking a long time for us to come together on screen, so I think there is something special waiting for us.”