Pooja Hegde Biography: Wiki, Biodata, Age, Boyfriend, Movies, Photos & More

Tamil and Hindi movie actress Pooja Hegde was born on 13 Oct 1990 in Mumbai, Maharastra: Here's Pooja Hegde's Biography covering her lifestyle, age, boyfriend, photos, and more.

Pooja Hegde Biography, Wiki, Biodata, Photos, Age, Birthday, Lifestyle, Photos

Pooja Hegde Biography: This hot and beautiful Indian movie actress started her career in 2009 as a model before making an acting debut. She participated in Miss India 2009 competition (eliminated in early-round), and Miss Universe India 2010 competition (second runner-up). However, Pooja won the title of Miss India South Glamorous Hair 2010 in the subsidiary competition.

After competing in beauty competitions, she decided to try in the film industry. Her first role was as Shakthi (a fun-loving girl) opposite Jiva in the Tamil movie, Mugamoodi (2012). After that Pooja Hegde had done many Tamil, and Hindi movies along with multiple brand endorsements.


Full NamePooja Manjunath Hegde
Nick NamePooja
Name Meaning
Birth Date13th October 1990
Age33 Years (As of 2024)
Zodiac SignLibra
Marital StatusSingle
BirthplaceMumbai, Maharastra, India
ResidenceMumbai, Maharastra, India
Hobbies /Personal InterestsDancing, Modelling, Travelling, Acting


SchoolNot Known
College/UniversityM. M. K College, Mumbai, Maharastra
Highest QualificationGraduation

Physical Appearance

Height5′ 5″ or 170 cm or 1.7 m
Weight55 kgs / 113 lbs
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlack
Body TypeHourglass Slim

Family & Relationships

FatherManjunath Hegde
MotherLatha Hegde
SiblingsRishabh Hegde (Orthopedic Surgeon)
Affairs & BoyfriendsRohan Mehra (Rumoured)


DebutTamil Movie: Mugamoodi (2012)
ProfessionFilm Actress & Model
  • Mugamoodi (Tamil, 2012)
  • Oka Laila Kosam (Telugu, 2014)
  • Mukunda (Telugu, 2014)
  • Mohenjo Daro (Hindi, 2016)
  • Duvvada Jagannadham (Telugu, 2017)
  • Rangasthalam (Telugu, 2018)
  • Saakshyam (Telugu, 2018)
  • Aravinda Sametha Veera Raghava (Telugu, 2018)
  • Maharshi (Telugu, 2019)
  • Gaddalakonda Ganesh (Telugu, 2019)
  • Housefull 4 (Hindi, 2019)
  • Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo (2020) as Ammu
  • Most Eligible Bachelor (2021) as Vibha
  • Radhe Shyam (2022) as Prerana
  • Beast (2022) as Preethi
  • Acharya (2022) as Neelambari
  • Cirkus (2022) as Mala
  • Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan (2023) as Bhagyalaxmi Gundapeneni
  • JGM (JanaGanaMana) (2023)
Television seriesNone
Music Videos
  • Sid Sriram: Samajavaragamana (2020)
Ad Shoots (Brands Endorsed)
  • Hero Maestro (In Past)
  • Fair and Lovely creme (In Past)
  • Skincare Brand, Citra (Hindustan Unilever)
  • Dog Food Brand, Drools
  • Lot Mobiles
  • Big C Mobiles
Beauty Competitions
  • Miss India 2009 competition (Eliminated In Early Round)
  • 2010 Miss Universe India competition (2nd Runner-Up)
  • Miss India South Glamorous Hair 2010 (Won)
Magazine Covers
  • Verve India (September 2016)
  • Maxim [India] (2017)
  • Femina Wedding Times [India] (January 2017)
  • Cinesprint Magazine Cover [India] (July 2017)
  • The Peacock Magazine Cover [India] (1 December 2017)
  • Femina Brides Magazine Cover [India] (January 2018
  • )The Femina [India] (24 April 2018)
  • Femina Wedding Times Magazine Cover [India] (April 2019)
  • Travel+Leisure Magazine Cover [India] (November 2019)
  • Wedding Vows Magazine Cover [India] (December 2019)
  • Preview (2014)
  • Verve (2016)
  • Masala
  • Femina (April 2018)
  • The Magzine (March 2020)
  • You & I
  • Wedding Affair
  • Filmfare (2023)
  • Khush (2023)
Awards Won
  • Zee Telugu Golden Awards (2017) for Duvvada Jagannadham movie in category, Entertainer of The Year (Female)Zee Cine Awards Telugu (2020) for the movie Maharshi in the category, Favourite Actress

Money Factor

SalaryPer Movie 80 – 90 Lakhs INR
Net Worth50 Cr (Estimated 2024)
Cars OwnedBenz S Class, BMW X3

Social Media Profiles


Pooja Hegde Controversies

  • In 2020, pooja faced backlash on her comment ‘South films have an obsession with navels and midriffs’, issues clarification.

Lesser Known Facts

Facts you might not know about the glamourous Indian actress:

  • Pooja Hegde owns Benz S Class, BMW X3 which she bought with her own income.
  • She owns a duplex house in Mangalore with all amenities.
  • The hot actress Pooja Hegde featured on many magazine covers.
    • Travel+Leisure Magazine Cover [India] (November 2019)
    • Wedding Vows Magazine Cover [India] (December 2019)
  • The actress also has a pet dog named Bruno (Golden Retriever).
  • She received many negative critics for her first acting debut, Mugamoodi.
  • In 2016, Gowariker’s wife spotted Pooja Hegde in a hero maestro advertisement and called her to audition for an acting debut in the Bollywood movie Mohenjo Daro, which she successfully completed.
  • The actress calls herself a panda, foodie, and lazy.
  • She loves exploring new places and capturing the lit moments in photos.
  • Pooja speaks Tulu, English, Marathi, Hindi, and Telugu fluently.
  • Her native tongue language, Tulu helped her in memorizing the Tamil script of the movie Mugamoodi.
  • Pooja Hegde’s upcoming projects are Radhe Shyam (opposite Prabhas), Most Eligible Bachelor (opposite Akhil Akkineni), and Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali (opposite Salman Khan)


Were Ranbir Kapoor and Pooja Hegde in a Relationship?

No, both of them were not in a relationship. However, Ranbir Kapoor and Pooja Hegde worked together in the ad shoot for Hero Maestro (2013). Also, Pooja posted about that on her Twitter account too.

Who is Pooja Hegde’s Boyfriend?

According to rumors, Pooja was in a relationship with Rohan Mehra (Baazaar Movie Actor). Both of them were spotted many times together. However, in an interview, it came out to be a fake one.

What is Pooja Hegde Beauty Secret?

On being asked her, she said “I get it from my Mommie”. Pooja Hegde is a major influence for fans and everyone admires her hot and sexy looks.

Where To Find Pooja Hegde Hot Pics?

You don’t need to search anywhere for the pic. Pooja Hegde uploads her all latest and hot pictures on her Instagram account i.e. @hegdepooja. At present, there are more than 1300 photos on her account.

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