Pooja Hegde Height, Biography, Age, Family, Career, Net worth, & More

Pooja Hegde Height, Biography, Age, Family, Career, Net worth, & MorePooja Hegde Height, Biography, Age, Family, Career, Net worth, Social Media, & Movies

Pooja Hedge a is well known Indian model and actress who appears mainly in Telugu and Hindi Films. We list all the details about Pooja Hedge’s Early life, Career, Filmography, Awards, Social media, Net worth and much more. She is a former beauty pageant Queen contestant; she was crowned as the second runner-up at the Miss Universe India 2010 competition.

Pooja Hegde Early Life

Pooja Hegde was born on 13th October 1990 In Mangalore Karnataka India and later on she was brought up in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Her father Manjunath Hedge and mother Latha Hedge belongs to Mangalore, Karnataka, India. They speak Tulu language in their home.

Pooja Started her schooling from Mumbai, and later on she went to M.M. K college of Commerce (Bandra, Mumbai) and got her degree in Master in Commerce (M. Com). She gained confidence and improved her skills by helping out with her mother’s business of Network Marketing.

During her college life she regularly participated in different intercollegiate dance competitions and Fashion Shows.

Pooja Hegde Bio & Physical States

1 Real name Pooja Hegde
2 Nickname Pooja
3 Profession Actress, Model
4 Famous for Acting , Dancing, Beauty
5 Age 30 years
6 Birthday 13th October 1990
7 Birthplace Mangalore Karnataka
8 Hometown Mangalore Karnataka
9 Current Residence Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
10 Nationality Indian
11 Religion Hinduism
12 Ethnicity Not Known
13 Height
  • In centimeters – 175cm
  • In meters 1.72 m
  • Feet inches – 5’8’’
14 Weight
  • in Kilograms- 53 Kg
  • in Pounds- 117 lbs.
15 Body Measurement
(Breast –Waist-Hip)
16 Shoe Size Not Known
17 Eye colour Brown
18 Hair colour Black
19 Marital status Single
20 Boyfriend Not Known
21 Hobbies Dancing, Travelling, Singing, Reading
22 Zodiac Sign/Star Sign Libra
23 Highest Qualification Master Of Commerce
24 School Not Known
25 College / University M.M. K college of Commerce Mumbai

 Pooja Hegde Family

1 Father Manjunah Hedge
2 Mother Latha Hedge
3 sister Not Known
4 Brother Rishab Hedge
5 Husband None

Pooja Hegde Favourite Things

1 Favorite Food Biryani, Pizza
2 Favorite Actor Hrithik Roshan, Farhan Akhtar, Leonardo Di Caprio and Aamir Khan
3 Favourite Actress Madhuri Dixit, Meryl Streep, Jennifer Lawrence and Sandra Bullock
4 Favourite Musician Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Rihanna, Bryan Adams, Justin Timberlake, Jennifer Lopez and A.R.Rahman
5 Favorite Film Not known
6 Favorite Song Not Known
7 Favorite Color White
9 Favorite Place Not known
10 Favorite Pet Not known
11 Favorite activity Reading, Dancing and traveling
12 Favorite player Not known
13 Favourite Sport Cycling,Football
Favourite Fruit Watermelon,Damson

Pooja Hegde Career

During college life Pooja Hegde was regularly participating in different intercollegiate dance competitions and Fashion Shows. She participated in the Miss India 2009 competition, but was eliminated in an early round despite winning the Miss India Talented 2009 honour.

In 2010 she again applied for  Miss India competition and  she stood 2nd   and was awarded runner-up in the Miss Universe India 2010 competition, She was also crowned  for Miss India South Glamorous Hair 2010 in the subsidiary competition.

As Tulu was her maternal language, she started to work Tamil film. Her first film was Mugamoodi where she worked to opposite Jiiva, portraying the female lead character of Shakthi, a fun-loving girl who inspires the male lead to change his outlook on society.

She was selected after Mysskin had seen still photographs from her pageant success, and Hegde helped practice Tamil dialogue for the film by writing and memorizing words in English, adding that the similarity between Tamil and her native tongue Tulu was also useful.

Prior to release, the film garnered high expectations as a result of the novel theme of a superhero in Tamil films and the film took a grand opening at the box office in August 2012.

The next movie she worked was the Telugu film Oka Laila Kosam in 2014,she performed superbly in the film ,Due to her hard work she was  nominated  for Best Actress at the 62nd Filmfare Awards.

In 2016 Pooja Hegde step into Bollywood industry with the movie from “Mohenjo Daro” playing the role of Chaani directed by Ashutosh Gowariker.

In 2017 and 2018 she performed in different Telugu films Like Duvvada Jagannadham, Rangasthlam, Saakshyam,

In 2019 She played the role of Rajkumari Mala in Hindi film Housefull 4, which was directed by Farhad Samji.Her acting role continued in 2020 and she is working on different projects.

Pooja Hegde Award and Nominations

During Her Acting career she has been nominated five times for different Awards and she won two times the Award. Details are given below

Year Award Name Award Category Film Name Result
2020 Zee Cine Award Favourite Actress Maharshi Won
2017 Zee Telugu Golden Awards Entertainer of The Year (Female) Duvvada Jagannadham Won


Filmfare Awards South Best Actress-Telugu Aravinda Sametha Veera Raghava Nominated
2016 Stardust Awards Best Debut (Female) Mohenjo Daro Nominated
2016 Filmfare Awards South Best Actress-Telugu Nominated
2015 South India International Movie Awards Best Female debutant Telugu  Oka Laila Kosam Nominated
2013 South India International Movie Awards Best Female debutant Tamil Mugamoodi Nominated


Some lesser known facts about Pooja Hegde

  • Pooja Hegde is the runner up Miss Universe India 2010.
  • Pooja Hegde is the runner up Miss India South 2010.
  • Pooja Hegde is a trained Bharatanatyam dancer.
  • Pooja Hegde does not smoke and drink.
  • Pooja Hegde can speak Tulu, English, Kannada, Tamil and Hindi.
  • Pooja loves Pets and She has a pet dog named Pedro.
  • Pooja worked in different TV Commercials

Pooja Hegde Net Worth

As Pooja is working as actor, dancer and model in different movies and TV commercial since long time and these are her main sources of income. As per authentic reports her net worth is $ 2.5 Million and monthly salary of 65-75 Lakhs

Pooja Hegde On Social Media

Pooja Hegde is using different social media channels to connect with her fans. she has a lot of fan followings on Facebook, Instagram and twitter. Different links to her social media channels are listed below.

Photo Gallery of Pooja Hegde

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