BioData / Biography
Pooja Hegde is a famous actress and model in India, she came in limelight for the critically acclaimed Hindi film “Mohenjo Daro” and she was the runner-up at the Miss Universe India 2010. Pooja Hegde’s age is 31 (years old) as of 2021 and she was born and brought up in Karnataka in a middle-class family. Her net worth is estimated to be around Rs. 30 Crore. She was dating Rohan Mehra (boyfriend) and spots many times with her boyfriend.
|Genuine Name||Pooja Hegde|
|Profession Line||Actress, Model|
Boyfriend Name- Rohan Mehra (rumor)
Morphology (Physical Appearance)
|Weight||in kilogram 53 kg, |
in pounds 117 lbs
|Height||in feet 5’ 9’’ |
in centimeters 175 cm
in meters 1.75 m
|Figure value||34 – 24 – 35|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Skin Color||Beige (milky)|
Social Media Accounts
Instagram Id @hegde_pooja
Personal Life of Pooja Hegde
- She was born in Mangalore, Karnataka on 13 October 1990, she was born on the day of Lakshmi Pooja due to which her parents wanted her name, Lakshmi. But her maternal aunt was not satisfied and considered it a bit old-fashioned, her aunt changed her name to Pooja.
- She completed her college education from M.M.K. College and received her graduate degree in commerce with good grades.
- During her college days, she participated in various dance and fashion competitions and fashion shows. She is a trained Bharatnatyam dancer.
- After completing her graduation, She developed an interest in the Modeling and fashion industry, therefore she starts approaching modeling agencies.
|Date of birth||13 October 1990 (Saturday)|
|Age||32 years (as in 2022)|
|Birth Place||Mangalore, Karnataka (India)|
|Birth & Zodiac sign||Libra (based on the date of birth)|
|Hometown||Udupi, Karnataka (India)|
|School Academy||Not Known|
|University/College Name||M.M.K. College|
|Last Qualification||Commerce Graduate|
|Debut||Films- Mugmoodi (2012)|
|Interest & Hobbies||Dancing, Partying, Singing, Swimming, and Reading|
|Awards||2009: Miss India Talented |
2010: Miss India South, Miss India South Glamorous Hair, and Miss Universe India
Zee Golden Awards
2017: Entertainer of the Year for the film Duvvada Jagannadham
Zee Cine Awards Telugu 2020: Favourite Actress for the film Maharshi
|Net worth||Rs. 30 Crore|
Family & Ancestor
|Brother||Rishabh Hegde (elder, surgeon-doctor)|
- Pooja started her career as a model in the fashion industry, she also participated in the Miss India Universe beauty contest and in which she bagged the 2nd position in 2010.
- When she grabbed the title of Miss Univers, she starts getting offered in films and she was selected by the Tamil director Mysskin in 2012 for the film Mugamoodi.
- Pooja grabbed the chance to appear in the Telugu film “Oka Laila Kasam” in 2012.
- She made his debut in Bollywood in the film Mohenjo Daro opposite Hrithik Roshan in 2016.
- She grabbed this film with the help of Ashutosh Gowariker’s wife Sunita who recommended her name for the film “Mohenjo Daro” and she gave an audition and grabbed the lead role.
- In 2018, she appeared with famous actor Jr. NTR in the action film Aravinda Sametha Veera Raghava and in Telugu film Maharishi with Mahesh Babu 2019.
- And the same year, she also featured in the Hindi comedy film Housefull 4 with co-stars Akshay Kumar, Riteish Deshmukh, Kriti Sanon, and Kriti Kharbanda, and Bobby Deol.
- In 2021, she appeared with Akhil Akkineni in the film Most Eligible Bachelor and she also signed the film opposite Salman Khan in the movie Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali.
- Hegde is garnering attention for her upcoming movie Beast. Talapathy Vijay is playing the lead role in this movie.
Favourite & Beloved things
|Food||Pizza, Chocolate, Ice-Cream, Burger, French Fries, and Biryani|
|Actor||Hrithik Roshan, Aamir Khan, Farhan Akhtar, Leonardo Di Caprio|
|Actress||Deepika Padukone, Meryl Streep, Jennifer Lawrence, and Madhuri Dixit|
|Bollywood Film||Lage Raho Munna Bhai|
|Sports Person||Cricketer- Virat Kohli, Rahul Dravid Tennis Player- Roger Federer|
|Musician Person||Neha Kakkar, Zayn Malik, A.R. Rahman, Rihanna, Bryan Adams, Justin Timberlake, and Lady Gaga|
|Holiday & Festivity Destination(s)||London, New York, Dubai|
|Color & Dye(s)||Black, Red and White|
- She was also featured on the cover page of various magazines including Peacock, Femina, and many more.
- In her free time, she loves to play guitar.
- She loves to visit tourist destinations like Prague, Greece, Paris for her vacations.
No Tattoo Design
Some minor known facts about Pooja Hegde
- Pooja Hegde does not smoke and drinks alcohol like other celebrities.
- She loves to raise animals and has a pet dog- Pedro.
- She speaks more than four regional languages including, Tulu, Kannada, Tamil, Hindi and English.
- In 2017, Hegde appeared in the list of Most Desirable Women by Hyderabad Times in which she placed at the 1st rank.
- She is a fitness enthusiast and always workouts routine in the gym for hours to maintain her figure and fitness.
- She did various commercial ads with big brands and she appeared with Ranbir Kapoor in a Hero Maestro advertisement.
- The fan follower on her Instagram account is around 19.9 million (as 2022).
- Hegde is in the news headlines for her upcoming movie ” Beast“, she is appearing opposite the Talapathy Vijay in the movie.