Bhumi Pednekar Wiki, Biography Age, Husband, Family, Weight, Height, Networth and More

Introduction

Bhumi Pednekar born on  18 July 1989 (Age: 31 Years, as in 2020) in Mumbai, Maharastra, India is an Indian actress who mainly appears in Hindi films. After working as an assistant casting director at Yash Raj Films for six years, Pednekar made her film debut as an overweight bride in the company’s romantic comedy Dum Laga Ke Haisha (2015), which earned her the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut.

Family, Caste, Husband / Boyfriend

Bhumi Pednekar father’s name is Satish, was a former home and labour minister of Maharashtra and mother’s name is Sumitra, worked as an anti-tobacco activist after the death of her husband from oral cancer. She is of Marathi and Haryanvi descent.

Education, Qualification

She did her schooling from Arya Vidya Mandir in Juhu, Mumbai. Her parents took out a study loan for her to study acting at Whistling Woods International, but she was expelled due to poor attendance. Within a year and a half, she joined Yash Raj Films as an assistant film director and paid off the loan. She got herself enrolled in the University of Mumbai to pursue a Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.).

Career, Movies, Awards

Bhumi joined as an assistant casting director at Yash Raj Films. Bhumi served as the assistant casting director for six
years before venturing into acting.

Pednekar made her acting debut with Sharat Katariya’s romantic comedy Dum Laga Ke Haisha (2015). Starring opposite Ayushmann Khurrana, she played the role of Sandhya (an overweight woman).In the same year, she featured in the web series Man’s World. Bhumi has also acted in the Netflix movie Lust Stories in which she played a maid who had an affair with her employer.

The journalist Priyanka Roy of The Telegraph wrote in 2019 that Pednekar specialises in playing women of fortitude with a strong moral fibre mostly hailing from small towns.

Bhumi Pednekar began a campaign named Climate Warrior to raise awareness on environmental protection and global warming. She teamed with MTV India for their Nishedh campaign, which aims to create awareness about health issues, including reproductive health, among the youth.

 

Movies list

  • Dum Laga Ke Haisha
  • Man’s World
  • Toilet: Ek Prem Katha
  • Shubh Mangal Saavdhan
  • Lust Stories
  • Sonchiriya
  • Saand Ki Aankh
  • Bala
  • Pati Patni Aur Woh
  • Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan
  • Durgavati
  • Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare

Awards List

  • Filmfare Awards – Best Female Debut
  • Producers Guild Film Awards – Best Female Debut
  • Screen Awards – Best Female Debut
  • Zee Cine Awards – Best Female Debut
  • Stardust Awards –  Superstar of Tomorrow – Female
  • BIG Star Entertainment Awards – Most Entertaining Actor in a Social Role – Female
  • International Indian Film Academy Awards – Best Female Debut

Physical Appearance, Net Worth, Car collection

  • Birthday:- 18 July 1989
  • Age:- 31 Years (as in 2020)
  • Height:- 163 cm, 5 feet 4 Inch
  • Weight:- 60 Kg
  • Figure Measurement:- 34-28-36
  • Net Worth:- $ 1Million (approx, as in 2020) [1]RepublicWorld
  • Car Collection:- Range Rover SUV [1]RepublicWorld

    Wiki / Biography

Biography
NameBhumi Pednekar
Profession(s)Actress
Debut MovieDum Laga Ke Haisha (2015)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)centimeters– 163 cm
meters– 1.63 m
feet inches– 5 feet 4 Inch
Weight (approx.)in kilograms– 60 Kg
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack
Body Measurement34-28-36
Breast Size 34
Waist Size28
Hip Size36
Personal Life
Date of Birth18 July 1989
Birth PalaceMumbai, Maharastra, India
HometownMumbai, Maharastra, India
Residence/HouseMumbai, Maharastra, India
Age31 Years (as in 2020)
Star Sign/Zodiac SignCancer
NationalityIndian
ReligionHinduism
HobbiesYoga, Reading
Educational & Qualification
SchoolArya Vidya Mandir School, Juhu, Mumbai
College/UniversityUniversity of Mumbai
Whistling Woods International Institute of Film, Communication and Media Arts, Mumbai
QualificationBachelor of Commerce (B. Com)
Relationships & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Husband / Affairs(Boyfriend)Not Known
Family
ParentsFather– Satish
Mother– Sumitra
Siblings Sister– Samiksha (Lawyer, Twin Sister)
Brother– Not Known
Favourite Things
Favourite ActorSalman Khan, Aamir Khan
Favourite ActressKangana Ranaut, Priyanka Chopra
Favourite FoodButter Chicken, Dal Makhni, Pizza, Missi Roti
Favourite FilmsRaja Hindustan
Favourite Holiday DestinationGoa
Source of Income & Net Worth and Car Collection
Net worth$ 1Million (approx, as in 2020) [1]RepublicWorld
Car CollectionRange Rover SUV [1]RepublicWorld

 

Some Facts about

  • In preparation for the role of Sandhya in Dum Laga Ke Haisha (2015), Pednekar gained close to 12 kg,
  • She was featured by Forbes India in their 30 Under 30 list of 2018.
  • Her parents took out a study loan for her to study acting at Whistling Woods International, but she was expelled due to poor attendance. Within a year and a half, she joined Yash Raj Films as an assistant film director and paid off the loan.
  • She teamed with MTV India for their Nishedh campaign, which aims to create awareness about health issues, including reproductive health, among the youth.
  • Bhumi Pednekar began a campaign named Climate Warrior to raise awareness on environmental protection and global warming.
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