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Bhumi Pednekar Height, Weight, Age, Boyfriend, Husband, Family, Biography & More

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Marital Status: Unmarried
Age: 34 Years
Hometown: Mumbai

Bhumi Pednekar

Bio
ProfessionActress
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
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack
Career
DebutDum Laga Ke Haisha
(2015)
AwardsFilmfare Awards

• 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

Other Awards

• 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.
Personal Life
Date of Birth18 July 1989 (Tuesday)
Age (as of 2023)34 Years
BirthplaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac signCancer
NationalityIndian
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolArya Vidya Mandir School, Juhu, Mumbai
College/UniversityWhistling Woods International Institute of Film, Communication & Media Arts, Mumbai (was expelled from the Institute owing to poor attendance)
University of Mumbai
Educational QualificationBachelor of Commerce (B. Com.)
FamilyFather- Late Satish
young Bhumi Pednekar with her father
Mother- Sumitra
Bhumi Pednekar with her mother
Sister- Samiksha (Twin-sister, Lawyer)
Bhumi Pednekar with her sister
Brother- Not Known
ReligionHinduism
AddressMumbai
HobbiesReading, Practising Yoga
Favourites
FoodMissi Roti, Butter Chicken, Dal Makhni, Chocolates, Pizza, Bharta
ActorsShah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan
ActressPriyanka Chopra
FilmRaja Hindustani
Disney CharacterAriel
ColourRed
Travel DestinationIbiza
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsYash Kataria (builder) [1]India Today

Actress Bhumi Pednekar

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.Bhumi Pednekar then and now
  • Her Facebook and Twitter ‘Bio’ suggest that she aspires to be a ‘leader.’

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