Age: 34 Years
Marital Status: Unmarried
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 163 cm
in meters- 1.63 m
in Feet Inches- 5' 4"
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 60 Kg
in Pounds- 132 lbs
|Figure Measurements (approx.)||34-28-36|
|Debut||Dum Laga Ke Haisha
• Best Female Debut for Dum Laga Ke Haisha in 2016
• Best Actress (Critics) for Saand Ki Aankh in 2020
• Best Actress (Critics) for Badhaai Do in 2023
• Best Female Debut for Dum Laga Ke Haisha at Producers Guild Film Awards in 2016
• Best Female Debut for Dum Laga Ke Haisha at Screen Awards in 2016
• Best Female Debut for Dum Laga Ke Haisha at Zee Cine Awards in 2016
• Superstar of Tomorrow – Female for Dum Laga Ke Haisha at Stardust Awards in 2016
• Most Entertaining Actor in a Social Role – Female for Dum Laga Ke Haisha at BIG Star Entertainment Awards in 2016
• Star Debut of the Year – Female for Dum Laga Ke Haisha at International Indian Film Academy Awards in 2016
• Best Supporting Actress for Bala at Zee Cine Awards in 2020
• Best Actress (Critics) for Saand Ki Aankh at Screen Awards in 2020
• Bhumi Pednekar, along with Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar, was named the Most Beautiful Vegetarian Celebrity of the year in 2021 by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India.
|Date of Birth||18 July 1989 (Tuesday)|
|Age (as of 2023)||34 Years|
|Birthplace||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|School||Arya Vidya Mandir School, Juhu, Mumbai|
|College/University||Whistling Woods International Institute of Film, Communication & Media Arts, Mumbai (was expelled from the Institute owing to poor attendance)
University of Mumbai
|Educational Qualification||Bachelor of Commerce (B. Com.)|
|Family||Father- Late Satish
Sister- Samiksha (Twin-sister, Lawyer)
Brother- Not Known
|Hobbies||Reading, Practising Yoga|
|Food||Missi Roti, Butter Chicken, Dal Makhni, Chocolates, Pizza, Bharta|
|Actors||Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan|
|Boys, Affairs and More|
|Affairs/Boyfriends||Yash Kataria (builder) India Today|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Bhumi Pednekar
- Does Bhumi Pednekar smoke?: No
- Does Bhumi Pednekar drink alcohol?: No
- She comes from a mix of culture as her father is a Maharashtrian and mother a Haryanvi.
- Just a few months before turning 18, Bhumi came to know about a vacancy at Yash Raj Films. Excited by the thought of being around films and cinema, she applied for the post of ‘assistant casting director’ without any second thought. She was eventually selected and served as the assistant casting director for six years, spending the latter 3 years under the tutelage of Shanoo Sharma, YRF’s senior casting director.
- When she was told by Yash Raj films to give a demo for “Dum Laga Ke Haisha”, she had no idea that she was being tested for the film; she thought it was just to demo other actors about the role. Later she gave around 100 auditions for this role.
- When asked the question “Did Ayushmann Khurrana actually pick you up in the race in the last sequence of Dum Laga Ke Haisha?” she replied, “Yesss, he did! In fact, his body double had been called but he could not pick me up! Ayushmann could! He is fit and has been a cricketer!”
- For her role in Dum Laga Ke Haisha, Bhumi gained around 25 kg of weight. Post the film’s release, she subsequently lost around 27 kg.
- She has seen Kamaal Rashid Khan a.k.a KRK’s Deshdrohi around 100 times.
- She’s a huge fan of football star Lionel Messi.
- Her Facebook and Twitter ‘Bio’ suggest that she aspires to be a ‘leader.’