Last Updated: 09 Oct, 2023 | Views: 347
Other Profession(s): Model
Famous For: Acted in Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan (Movie)
Higher Education: Master of commerce
Pooja Hegde was born on October 13, 1990, and is one of India's most popular and bankable actors. Currently, she is at the peak of her career. Pooja is a big name in Tollywood, but she is also succeeding in Bollywood. Her subsequent performances include Mohenjo Daro, Saakshyam, and Housefull 4. Later appearing in Tollywood films like Maharashi, Ala Vaikunthapurramloo, Radhe Shyam, among others, she rose to be a pan-Indian actress.
2013: Pooja Hegde debuted in Mysskin's Tamil superhero film Mugamoodi (2013) opposite Jiiva.
2014: Pooja Hegde's second film release was Oka Laila Kosam, in which she starred opposite Naga Chaitanya.
2014: The actress signed a contract to star opposite Hrithik Roshan in Ashutosh Gowariker's period film Mohenjo Daro.
2017: She starred in the Telugu-language vigilante action comedy Duvvada Jagannadham alongside Allu Arjun.
2019: In addition to Maharshi, she also appeared in Gaddalakonda Ganesh and Housefull 4.
2021: Pooja Hegde starred opposite Akhil Akkineni in Most Eligible Bachelor, directed by Bommarillu Bhaskar.
2017: Received Zee Telugu Golden Award in Entertainer Of The Year (Female) category for DJ: Duvvada Jagannadham.
2020: Received Zee Cine Awards in the Favourite Actress Telugu category for Maharshi.
2021: Best Actress – Telugu by 10th South Indian International Movie Awards for Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo.
In 2010, Pooja Hegde was the second runner-up at Miss Universe India. She entered the film industry as a lead actress later in 2012.
In addition to her Bharat Natyam training, Pooja Hegde has a degree in commerce.