Pooja Hegde Wiki/Biography
Pooja Hegde was born on 13 October 1990 (age 28 years; as in 2018) in Mumbai. Her zodiac sign is Libra.She studied at M.M.K College, Mumbai and is a post-graduate in Commerce.
Pooja Hegde Career
She competed in Miss India 2009 competition but was eliminated in an early round in spite of winning Miss India Talented 2009 Honour. She reapplied the next year and became the second runner up at Miss Universe India 2010 competition. She was also crowned Miss India South Glamorous Hair 2010 in the subsidiary competition. She made her acting debut with the 2012 Tamil movie “Mugamoodi.”Pooja made her Telugu film debut with the movie “Oka Laila Kosam (2012).”She made her Bollywood debut with the film “Mohenjo Daro (2016).”
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Pooja Hegde Social Profiles.
Facebook Page: facebook.com/PoojaHegde
Twitter Handle: twitter.com/hegdepooja
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Instagram Handle: instagram.com/hegdepooja
Pooja Hegde Physical Stats & More
|Height||in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5′ 9″
|Weight||in Kilograms- 53 Kg
in Pounds- 117 lbs
Pooja Hegde Personal Life
|Date of Birth||13 October 1990|
|Age (as in 2017)||27 Years|
|Birth Place||Mangalore, Karnataka, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Libra|
|Hometown||Udupi, Karnataka, India|
|Educational Qualifications||Master of Commerce|
|Debut||Film: Mugamoodi (2012)|
|Family||Father– Manjunath Hegde
Mother– Lata Hegde
Brother– Rishabh Hegde (Doctor)
|Hobbies||Dancing, Travelling, Singing, Reading|
Pooja Hegde Favourite Things
|Favourite Food||Biryani, Pizza|
|Favourite Actor||Hrithik Roshan, Farhan Akhtar, Leonardo Di Caprio and Aamir Khan|
|Favourite Actress||Madhuri Dixit, Meryl Streep, Jennifer Lawrence and Sandra Bullock|
|Favourite Musician||A.R.Rahman, Katy Perry, Jennifer Lopez, Rihanna, Bryan Adams, Justin Timberlake and Lady Gaga|
Facts About Pooja Hegde
- Pooja is a trained Bharatanatyam Dancer.
- She used to participate actively in singing, dancing, and fashion contests during her college days. She was even a part of the college festival committee.
- She took Telugu lessons to help her portray the lead female role in the movie “Oka Laila Kosam (2012).”
- After watching Pooja in an advertisement, Ashutosh Gowariker’s wife recommended her name for the film “Mohenjo Daro (2016)” and called her for the audition, which she successfully passed.
- Due to her commitment to the film “Mohenjo Daro”, she rejected the opportunity to work in Mani Ratnam’s film.
- She is a huge fan of Roger Federer and Rahul Dravid.
- Her mother tongue is Tulu, but she can also speak in Hindi, English, Kannada, and Tamil fluently.
- Her family initially wanted to name her as ‘Lakshmi’ because she was born on the Lakshmi Pooja Day of Deewali. However, her maternal grandmother considered the name as old-fashioned, so, they changed it to ‘Pooja.’
- If not an actor, she would have opted for fashion designing or pursued photography or business.
- She was seen in Hero Maestro ad commercial opposite Ranbir Kapoor.