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 (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.
Pooja Hegde Quick Facts
|Full Name||Pooja Manjunath Hegde|
|Date of Birth||13th October 1990|
|Age||30 (as of 2020)|
|Birth Place||Mumbai, Maharastra, India|
|Permanent Residence||Mumbai, Maharastra, India|
|Current Residence||Mumbai, Maharastra, India|
|Physical Appearance||Height – 5′ 5″ or 170 cm or 1.7 m|
Weight – 55 kgs / 113 lbs
Measurement – 36-24-36
Body Type – Hourglass Slim
Eye Colour – Brown
Hair Colour – Black
Shoe Size – 7.5 US
|Family||Father – Manjunath Hegde|
Mother – Latha Hegde
Elder Brother – Rishabh Hegde (Orthopedic Surgeon)
|Education||School – Not Revealed|
College – M. M. K College, Mumbai, Maharastra
|Hobbies & Interest||Dancing, Modelling, Travelling, Acting|
|Profession||Film Actress, Model|
|Movies||– 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 (Telugu, 2020)
– Most Eligible Bachelor (Telugu, Yet to Release)
– Radhe Shyam (Telugu Hindi Dubbed, Yet To Release)
– Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali (Hindi, Yet To Release)
|Awards Won||– Zee Telugu Golden Awards (2017) for |
Duvvada Jagannadham movie in category
Entertainer of The Year (Female)
– Zee Cine Awards Telugu (2020) for
movie Maharshi in the category Favourite Actress
|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)
|Brand Endorsements||– Hero Maestro (In Past)|
– Fair and Lovely creme (In Past)
– Skincare Brand, Citra (Hindustan Unilever)
– Dog Food Brand, Drools
– Lot Mobiles
– Big C Mobiles
|Boyfriend||Rohan Mehra (Rumoured)|
|Controversies||– In 2020, pooja faced backlash on her comment ‘South films have an obsession with navels and midriffs’, issues clarification.|
|Rumors||– In 2019, police caught Pooja Hegde for drunk driving (Not True)|
|Salary||Per Movie 80 – 90 Lakhs INR|
|Net Worth||$3.5 Million USD (Estimated)|
|Social Media Profiles||Instagram (@hegdepooja)|
Facebook (No Personal Account, Fan Page)
Note: Above Information is collected from various sources available on internet
Pooja Hegde Instagram
Pooja Hegde’s official Instagram handle is with @hegdepooja. There is a total of 1,330 posts, 12.2m followers, and 140 following on her account. You can see an average of 8 pooja hegde hot pictures posted per day on the account. Apart from this she also posts workout videos, yoga poses, and hot photoshoots.
Apart from this, she isn’t much active on twitter or any other social media accounts. You can also check out her upcoming movies from her insta profile too. She regularly posts about her daily lifestyle.
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 in many magazine covers like
- 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)
- 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)
Some commonly asked questions about pooja hegde movies, lifestyle, personal life, and boyfriend.
No, both of them were not in a relationship. However, Ranbir Kapoor and Pooja Hegde worked together in the ad shoot of Hero Maestro (2013). Also, Pooja posted about that on her Twitter account too.
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.
On being asked to 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.
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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