Anisha Padukone says she carries the burden of famous last name
The surname Padukone is pretty much on the top of the minds of all Indians. There is the badminton legend Prakash Padukone, whose reputation is set in gold. His fame is outmatched now by star daughter Deepika Padukone, who has also won hearts by talking about issues likes her battle with depression openly.
Now her sister Anisha Padukone has entered the limelight as well by entering the professional golf circuit. The 27-year-old says that having that famous last name puts her under intense pressure.
In fact Anisha says that the surname is a bit of a burden. While she has carved quite a reputation for herself in golf, she says that she has not achieved the goals she had set for herself. Her own expectations turned against her.
Anisha has reached the top 10 national rankings and has also represented the country in major golf events. Like her sister, she also lends her support to the cause of mental health as one of the directors of the ‘Live Love Laugh’ Foundation, founded by sister Deepika.