Pooja Hegde is an Indian model and film actress who appears mainly in Telugu and Bollywood movies. She finished as the second runner-up in Miss Universe India 2010 competition.
Pooja Hegde was born on 13 October 1990 in Mangalore, Karnatka (India).
Later, she brought up in Mumbai, Maharashtra(India) and also did her schooling from Mumbai.
In 2009, she appeared in Miss India But she was eliminated. After that, she appeared in Miss Universe India and became the second runner-up in Miss Universe India 2010.
In 2010 she also crowned Miss India South Glamorous Hair competition.
She started her acting career with Mysskin‘s Tamil superhero film Mugamoodi with Jiiva in 2012. In 2014, she appeared in a Telugu movie Oka Laila Kosam with Naga Chaitanya. Due to her brilliant performance, Pooja Hegde was nominated for Best Actress at the 62nd
Filmfare Awards South.
In 2014, she appeared in her first Bollywood movie Mohenjo Daro with Hrithik Roshan.
|Nick Name||Not Known|
|Profession(s)||Actress(Telugu and Bollywood Movie)|
|Famous For||Lead Actress in Mohenjo Daro(2016)
With Hritik Roshan
|Debut Movie||Mugamoodi(Tamil Film)|
|Language Known||Tulu,Marathi,Hindi, English|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||centimeters– 172 cm
feet inches– 5’8”
|Weight (approx.)||– 56kg|
|Eye Colour||Light Brown|
|Date of Birth||13 October 1990|
|Birth Palace||Mumbai, (Maharastra, India)|
|Age||28(as in 2019)|
|Residence||Mumbai, (Maharastra, India)|
|Star Sign/Zodiac Sign||Libra|
|Hometown||Mumbai (Maharastra, India)|
|Educational & Qualification|
|College||M.M.K college of commerce(bandra, Mumbai)
|Relationships & More|
|Parents||Father– Manjunah Hegde
|Source of Income & Net Worth and Car Collection|
|Car Collection||Not Known|
|Movies/ Tv show & Advertisement She worked|
Oka Laila Kosam (2014),
Mohenjo Daro (2016),
Duvvada Jagannadham (2017),
Bellamkonda Sreenivas (2018)
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Pooja Hegde belongs to a Hindu family from Udupi, Karnataka. Her father’s name is Manjunath Hegde and her mother’s name is Lata Hegde. Her younger brother’s name is Rishabh Hegde, And he is a doctor.
Some Lesser Known Fact about Pooja Hegde.
- Pooja Hegde was crowned as Miss Universe India 2010 as second runner up.
- She has completed her Masters in Commerce and has a PG research course in Anthropology at Indian Institute of World Culture, Bengaluru.
- She made her acting debut with the Tamil movie Mugamoodi.
- Pooja made her debut in Bollywood with Ashutosh Gowariker’s movie Mohenjo Daro with lead actor starring as Hrithik Roshan.
- She was crowned as Miss India South Glamorous Hair 2010.
- She Participated in Miss India 2009 beauty pageant but became eliminated