Pooja Hegde is an Indian model turned actress who has appeared in Telugu and Hindi movies. She came into limelight when she was crowned as the second runner-up in the Miss Universe India 2010 competition. She is known for her stunning beauty and graceful dance.

Pooja Hegde made her name by doing many commercials and subsequently moved into acting. She is well known for featuring opposite Hrithik Roshan in Hindi epic romantic film “Mohenjo Daro”.


Pooja Hegde: Childhood, Personal Details, and Relationship

Pooja Hegdee was born on 13 October 1990 in Mangalore to Manjunath Hegdee and Lata Hegde. She grew up in Udupi, Kerala with a younger brother. She is commerce graduate student and used to assist her mother in network marketing business, which greatly helped her to be confident and participative. Our, former Miss India is a trained Bharatnatyam dancer.

This 26-year-old actress is Libra by Zodiac sign and loves to dance, sing, read and travel. She is a tall lady with a height of 5’9″ and has a long black hair and beautiful brown eyes. She has a beautiful physique of 34-25-34 and weighs 53 kgs. Pooja likes Biryani and Pizza and highly idolizes Roger Federer and Rahul Dravid. She can fluently speak in Hindi, English, Tamil, Tulu and Kannada.


Although Pooja Hegde is new to Bollywood, she attracts huge media attention. Different sources reported that our new actress had a fling with her co-star Hrithik Roshan during the filming of movie Mohenjo Daro. But, Pooja seriously dismissed all this news as gossip and rumor and she is still in search of her prince charming.


Pooja Hegde : Career and Awards

Pooja Hegde started her career with modeling and commercials and subsequently moved towards acting. She made her acting debut in Tamil film “Mugamoodi” and made the presence in the movie industry. She rose to prominence with Hindi film Mohenjo Daro, featuring alongside with Bollywood superstar Hrithik Roshan. Her other movies are “Oka Laila Kosam” (Telugu) and “Mukunda” (Telugu).

She brings new air in the movie industry and is praised for her performance in “Mohenjo Daro” which also got her the title of Lux Rose Golden Award 2016 for The Best Debutante of the Year.


Pooja Hegde: Net Worth and Lifestyle

Pooja is new to the movie industry and is gradually making her name and position. Since, she belonged to a well established family and herself being a working woman, we can be sure that she lives a comfortable life. She endorses brands like Hero Maestro, Lays and Fair and Lovely.


Miss Hegde is going to hit the silver screen with her new Telugu movie “DJ- Duvvada Jagannadham” starring opposite south superstar Allu Arjun. She is showing a positive sign to become a leading actress in Bollywood industry as well as in the South-Indian movie industry.