Pooja Hegde is an Indian film actress as well as model who has been appeared in many Telugu and few Hindi films.
She became famous after being crowned as 2nd runner-up at Miss Universe India in 2010.
|Occupation||Actress and Model|
|Birthplace||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Date of Birth||13 October 1990|
|Net Worth||USD 3 Million (2020)|
Family and Education
Her parents basically belongs to Mangalore, Karnataka but she was raised in Mumbai, India. She is quite fluent in speaking English, Hindi, Marathi and Telugu respectively.
She is a graduate in commerce from M.M.K. college of Commerce & Economics, Mumbai and has participated in various fashion shows at college level.
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Height and Weight
|Height (centimetres)||175 cm|
|Height||5 feet 9 inches|
|Husband Name||not known|
Social Media Instagram
She is also active on Instagram with more than 10.4 million followers.
After being honored by various crowns, Pooja made her debut into film industry with “Mugamoodi” in 2012 which has got mixed reviews. Her next movie “Oka Laila Kosam” released in 2014 for which she got Filmfare award for Best actress.
She made her Bollywood debut opposite to Hrithik Roshan with film “Mohenjo Daro” in 2016.
Till date, she has worked in 12 Indian films released in different languages.
Early in 2020. Pooja was spotted with and rumored to be dating actor “Rohan Mehra” who has appeared in film Bazaar.
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|Actor||Farhan Akhar, Aamir Khan, Leonardo DiCaprio|
|Actress||Jennifer Lawrence, Madhuri Dixit|
|Musician||Rihanna, Lady Gaga, Justin Timberlake|
|Hobbies||Dancing, Reading, Traveling|
She has been nominated for 7 awards till now and has won 2 of them listed below :
|Year||Award Name||Award Category||Film name|
|2017||Zee Telugu Golden Awards||Entertainer Of The Year||Duvvada Jagannadham|
|2020||Zee Cine Awards Telugu||Favorite actress||Maharishi|
|2021||Sakshi Excellence Awards||Best Actress||Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo|
|2021||South Indian International Movie Awards||Best Actress – Telugu||Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo|
Pooja has been featured in 12 films so far released in different languages.
|Year of release||Film Title||Language|
|2014||Oka Laila Kosam||Telugu|
|2016||Mohenjo Daro (Bollywood debut)||Hindi|
|2018||Rangasthalam 1985 (Special appearance)||Telugu|
|2018||Aravinda Sametha Veera Raghava||Telugu|
|2021||Most Eligible Bachelor||Telugu|
|2022||Radhe Shyam||Telugu, Hindi|
She is currently endorsing few brands also. Following is the list of them :
- LOT mobiles
- South India shopping mall
On Magazine Covers
She has also been featured on cover page of many leading magazines
- Brides Today
- Femina Wedding times
- Wedding Affair
- the Magazine
- Travel Leisure
- Wedding Vows
Some Other Facts
- She is set to appear opposite to Salman Khan in upcoming movie “Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali”.
- Competed in Miss India 2009.
- Won Miss India South Glamorous Hair 2010.
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