|Real Name||Pooja Hegde
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5' 9"
|Weight||in Kilograms- 53 Kg
in Pounds- 117 lbs
|Date of Birth||13 October 1990|
|Age (as in 2017)||27 Years|
|Birth Place||Mangalore, Karnataka, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Libra|
|Hometown||Udupi, Karnataka, India|
|Educational Qualifications||Master of Commerce|
|Debut||Film: Mugamoodi (2012)|
|Family||Father- Manjunath Hegde
Mother- Lata Hegde
Brother- Rishabh Hegde (Doctor)
|Hobbies||Dancing, Travelling, Singing, Reading|
|Favourite Food||Biryani, Pizza|
|Favourite Actor||Hrithik Roshan, Farhan Akhtar, Leonardo Di Caprio and Aamir Khan|
|Favourite Actress||Madhuri Dixit, Meryl Streep, Jennifer Lawrence and Sandra Bullock|
|Favourite Musician||A.R.Rahman, Katy Perry, Jennifer Lopez, Rihanna, Bryan Adams, Justin Timberlake and Lady Gaga|
|Boys, Affairs and More|
|Net Worth (approx.)||Rs 50 crore (as of 2023) Hindustan|
Some lesser known facts about Pooja Hegde
- Does Pooja Hegde smoke?: No
- Does Pooja Hegde drink alcohol?: Not Known
- Pooja was the runner-up in Miss Universe India 2010 and Miss India South 2010.
- She is a trained Bharatnatyam dancer.
- Ashutosh Gowariker’s wife Sunita recommended her name for the film Mohenjo Daro after watching her in an advertisement.
- Because of her commitment to Mohenjo Daro, she had to reject Mani Ratnam’s Tamil movie.
- She is a huge fan of Roger Federer and Rahul Dravid.
- She can fluently speak in Tulu, English, Kannada, Tamil and Hindi.
- Her family wanted her name to be Lakshmi as she was born on the Lakshmi pooja day, but because her maternal aunt considered it a bit old-fashioned, they changed it to Pooja.
- She has a pet dog, Pedro.
- She ws seen in the Hero Maestro ad commercial opposite Ranbir Kapoor.