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Shubha Poonja is a South Indian actress, and former model, she came into the limelight when she participated in the reality show Bigg Boss Kannada 8 in 2021. Shubha Poonja’s age is 38 (years old) as of 2021. She was belonged to an upper-class family and hailed up in Bangalore, Karnataka. She has a boyfriend Sumanth Billava who is a businessman in Bangalore.
|Real/Full Name||Shubha Poonja|
|Profession Line||Model, Actress|
|Children||Son- None |
Boyfriend Name- Sumanth Billava (Entrepreneur)
Morphology (Physical Appearance)
|Weight||62 kg, |
|Height||163 centimeters |
|Figure value||34 – 28 – 34|
Social Media Accounts
Instagram Id @shubha_poonja
Personal Life of Shubha Poonja
Shubha Poonja was born in Tuluva caste family in Mangalore, Karnataka on 9 September 1998 but she brought up in Bangalore City.
She completed her schooling from Carmel Convent School, Jayanagar, Bangalore.
Since her school days, she wanted to make her career in acting due to which she pursued her career in acting with minor role after completing her college study and she also enter in modeling.
Along with her acting career she grabbed many modeling projects and participated in beauty pageant as a model.
|Date of birth||Wednesday 9 September 1983|
|Age||38 Years (as in 2021)|
|Birth Place||Mangalore, Karnataka (India)|
|Birth & Zodiac sign||Virgo (based on date of birth)|
|Home villa||Mangalore, Karnataka (India)|
|School Academy||Carmel Convent School, Jayanagar, Bangalore|
|University/College Name||Mangalore based college|
|Debut Career||Film- Machie (2004, Tamil) as Rakshita |
Kannda Film- Jackpot (2006) as Preethi
|Food & Dietary habits||Non-Vegetarian|
|Interest & Hobbies||Travelling, Reading, Cooking|
|Net Worth||Rs.25 Crore|
Family & Ancestor
Shubha Poonja started her career as a model and featured in various TV commercials and print ads to collaborate with famous brands like Muliya Jewelers and Gionee mobile phone.
Shubha Poonja also promoted beauty and jewelry products through her Instagram page to collaborate with famous brands.
In 2003, she won the title of beauty pageant Miss Chennai-Top Model in the contest.
She made her debut film in Tamil was Machie in which she play the role of Rakshita in 2004.
After gained popularity due to beauty contests, she starts getting offered to played role in Tamil films like Thirudiya Idhayathai (2005), and Oru Ponnu Oru Paiyan (2006).
In her beginning of her career, she also has worked in some South Indian films as an executive producer.
In 2008, she grabbed the Filmfare awards for Best Supporting Actress for the Kannada film ‘Moggina Manasu’.
She entered in Kannada film as an actress and featured in various films like ‘Chanda (2007)’, ‘Slum Bala (2005)’, ‘Anjadiru (2009)’, ‘Nanalla (2011)’, Jai Maruthi 800 (2016), and ‘Naragunda Bandaya (2020)’.
Shubha Poonja also got the opportunity to participate in the reality show Bigg Boss Kannada 8 as a contestant and she met various famous contestants like Dhanushree, Vaishnavi Gowda, Geetha Bharathi Bhat, Divya Uruduga, etc. The show is hosted by the famous actor Kiccha Sudeep.
Favourite & Beloved things
|Food||Chicken Biryani, Sea Foods, French Fries, Grilled Fish|
|Tea||Coconut Milk and Mango Shake|
|Musician Person||Justine Bieber|
|Restaurant||Hotel The Taj|
|Holiday & Festivity Destination(s)||Goa and Dubai|
|Color & Dye(s)||Pink|
Luxury Life Style
Shubha Poonja also has fond of making paintings.
She has deep faith in God, which make her believe and soul strong.
|Tattoo Design||No Designed|
|Bike Collection||She owns the Sport bike Triumph|
Some minor known facts about Shubha Poonja
- Shubha Poonja does not smoke and drinks alcohol like other actresses.
- She is an avid dog lover and had a pet dog named ‘Max’ who died in 2020, due to which she became so sad.
- During COVID-19, she took the initiative to help and support the poor people due to which she joined the ‘Samaja Seva Samithi’ for distributing food packets to the villagers.
- In her free time, she prefers swimming and has mastered in butterfly swimming.
- She is very conscious in the case of her diet, she follows well managed and well nutritionally diets daily to overcome the fatty body.
- But she also considered herself that is a foodie being and sleepaholic (she has a tendency to oversleep).
- In 2020, Shubha Poonja also shared her marriage with her boyfriend Sumnath, she said in an interview that,
“Initially, we started bonding over phone conversations, and it was only last October that we started meeting each other frequently. He stays near my house, and he is also a Mangalorean, and we realized that we have a liking for each other. I didn’t want to waste time dating and instead thought of marriage. I informed my mother about Sumanth who in turn spoke with him. He gave his nod, after which we decided to take forward our relationship forward. It happened too soon, but for good.”
- She is a fitness freak and always enthusiast for her workouts in the gym to maintain her body figure and health.
- The Fan followers on her Instagram account more than 170k (as of 2021).