Pooja Hegde is an Indian actress and model who works predominantly in Telugu, Tamil, and Hindi film industries. She was born on 13th October 1990 in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Pooja Hegde was crowned as the second runner-up in Miss Universe India 2010 competition.
Though Pooja was born and brought up in Mumbai, she made her acting debut in the 2012 Tamil film Mugamoodi. Two years later in 2014, she made her Telugu film debut in Oka Laila Kosam alongside Naga Chaitanya. In 2016 she made her Hindi film debut in Ashutosh Gowariker’s Mohenjo Daro alongside Hrithik Roshan.
She also acted in successful films such as Duvvada Jagannadham (2017), Aravinda Sametha Veera Raghava (2018), Maharshi (2019), Housefull 4 (2019), and Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo (2020). Her performance in Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo won her SIIMA Award for Best Actress – Telugu.
|Full Name||Pooja Hegde|
|Occupation/Profession||Indian Actress, Model|
Physical Stats (approx)
|Pooja Hegde Height||In centimeters- 175
In meters- 1.75
In feet inches- 5’9’’
|Figure Measurement (approx)||34-25-34|
|Date of Birth (DOB)||13-10-1990|
|Age (as in 2022)||31|
|Birth Place||Mangalore Karnataka, India|
|Education||Smt. Mithibai Motiram Kundnani College of Commerce & Economics|
|Address||Mumbai Maharashtra, India|
|Hobbies||Dancing, Reading, Traveling|
Pooja Hegde Relationship
Pooja Hegde Favorite things
|Favorite food||Indian Cuisine, Biryani, Pizza|
|Favorite actor:||Farhan Akhtar, Hrithik Roshan, Leonardo Di Caprio, and Aamir Khan|
|Favorite actress||Meryl Streep, Jennifer Lawrence, Sridevi, Madhuri Dixit|
|Favorite Singer||A R Rahman, Kate Perry, Lady Gaga, Rihanna, Bryan Adams|
Pooja Hegde Movies / Filmography
|2014||Oka Laila Kosam||Nandana “Nandu”||Telugu|
|Aravinda Sametha Veera Raghava||Aravinda||Telugu|
|Housefull 4||Rajkumari Mala / Pooja||Hindi|
|2021||Most Eligible Bachelor||Vibha||Telugu|
|Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali||TBA||Hindi|
|2023||Untitled Trivikram Srinivas film||TBA||Telugu|
Pooja Hegde Photos
Some Lesser Known Fact About Pooja Hegde
- Pooja was the runner-up in Miss Universe India 2010 and Miss India South 2010.
- Pooja Hegde is a trained Bharatnatyam dancer.
- She can fluently speak Hindi, English, and Marathi.
- Ashutosh Gowariker’s wife Sunita select her for the film Mohenjo Daro after seeing her in an advertisement and Pooja had to reject Mani Ratnam’s Tamil movie for her commitment to Mohenjo Daro.