Pooja Hegde Bio, Wiki, Height, Age, Parents & Net Worth

Pooja Hegde
Pooja Hegde
Pooja Hegde

Pooja Hegde is a famous and well-known Indian model and film actress who is a former beauty pageant contestant and ends the Miss Universe India 2010 as a second runner up. She mainly works in the Telugu and Hindi films. The pretty and charming actress Hegde made her debut in the film industry appearing in the Tamil language superhero film ‘Mugamoodi’ in 2012.

Early Life, Family & Education:

Pooja Hegde was born on October 13, 1990, in Mangalore, Karnataka, India to parents Manjunath Hegde and Lata Hegde. She brought up in a Hindu family in Mumbai, India. Hegde has a younger brother named Rishabh Hegde who is a doctor. 

She studied at M.M.K College and very fluent in English, Marathi, Hindi although her mother tongue is Tulu. Frequently the talented girl participated in intercollegiate dance and fashion shows competition.


Who has a vast passion for the showbiz industry? She is the Pooja Hegde, an emerging film actress in India. She participated in several beauty pageants on the eve of her showbiz career. In 2009, she participated in Miss India 2009 but could not succeed, eliminated in an early round. Then she won the Miss India Talented 2009 and finished the Miss Universe India 2010 being the second runner up. Besides these, she was crowned Miss India South Glamorous Hair 2010.

Pooja Hegde made her acting debut in the film industry starring in the Indian Tamil-language superhero film ‘Mugamoodi‘ alongside Jiiva and Narain in 2012. In fact, she draws huge media attention when starred in the debut Bollywood movie ‘Mohenjo Daro‘ with Hrithik Roshan.

In 2017, she made a wonderful acting performance in the Telugu movie ‘Duvvada Jagannadham’ with Allu Arjun. She is also notable for her acting role in the Telugu-language action drama film ‘Aravinda Sametha Veera Raghava’ alongside N. T. Rama Rao Jr.

She showed off wonderful acting skills in the Telugu action drama film ‘Maharshi’ with co-actor Mahesh Babu and Allari Naresh in 2019. Her career turned into success largely when the movie called ‘Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo‘ released in January 2020 that created a fierce stir enough in the box office. In this movie, she starred alongside Telugu superstar Allu Arjun.

Personal Life:

Pooja Hegde is still unmarried. It is our assumption that she may be dating someone at 30 years old in 2020. But she is not liberal to disclose her personal life status to the public. Her dating history and personal life status under review. So, stay tuned!

Biography & Wiki of Pooja Hegde
Full NamePooja Hegde
Nick NameAvni
Profession(s)Actress, Model
Famous ForAla Vaikunthapurramuloo
Personal Life
Date of Birth (DOB), BirthdayOctober 13, 1990
Age (As of 2020)29
Birth Place/HometownMangalore, Karnataka, India
Star Sign/Zodiac SignLibra
HometownMumbai (Maharashtra, India)
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
HobbiesDancing, Traveling, and Singing
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters– 163 cm
in meters-1.63 m
in feet inches– 5’4”
Weight (approx.)53kg (117 lbs)
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBrown
Body Measurement34-25-36
Bra Size34B
Waist Size25
Hip Size36
Tattoo Details
FatherManjunah Hegde
MotherLatha Hegde
BrotherRishabh Hegde
SisterNot Known
Famous RelativesNot Known
Relationships & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Husband / Affairs(Boyfriend)Update soon
Dating HistoryUnder Review
Sexual Orientation (Gay or Lesbian)Straight
Educational & Qualification
Highest DegreePost Graduate
CollegeM.M.K college of commerce
SchoolNot Known
Source of Income & Net Worth and Car Collection
Net worth$1 million
Income SourceActing
Car CollectionNot Known
Favorite Things
Favorite ActressMadhuri Dixit, Jennifer Lawrence, and Sandra Bullock
Favorite ActorHrithik Roshan, Leonardo Di Caprio, and Aamir Khan
Favorite MusicianA.R.Rahman, Katy Perry, Bryan Adams, Justin Timberlake, and Lady Gaga
Favorite FoodBiryani, Pizza
Movies/ Tv shows & Advertisement
MoviesMugamoodi (2012),
Oka Laila Kosam (2014),
Mukunda (2014),
Mohenjo Daro (2016),
Duvvada Jagannadham (2017),
Malayalam (2017),
Bellamkonda Sreenivas (2018)
Maharshi (2019)
Gaddalakonda Ganesh (2019)
Housefull 4 (2019)
Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo (2020)
TelevisionNot Yet
AdvertisementHero Maestro ads,
Lays ads,
Fair and Lovely ads,
Social Media & Contact Details
Phone NumberNot Known
Email AddressNot Known



Some More Facts:

  • Pooja Hegde is a second runner-up in the Miss Universe India 2010.
  • She recieved a post-graduation degree in Commerce. In addition, she has a course in Anthropology at the Indian Institute of World Culture, Bengaluru.
  • She is a Bharatnatyam dancer.
  • She began Bollywood journey appearing in the movie ‘Mohenjo Daro’ with Hrithik Roshan.
  • She also crowned Miss India South Glamour Hair 2010.
  • Pooja Hegde is seen in a television commercial with Ranbir Kapoor.
  • Her parents wanted to name her as Lakshmi as she was born on the Lakshmi pooja day, but they failed due to Hegde’s maternal aunt.
  • She is a big fan of Roger Federer and Rahul Dravid.
with Manish Malhotra
Pooja Hegde
with Manish Malhotra
Pooja Hegde

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