Pooja Hegde

Short Biography

Pooja Hegde is an Indian actress who appears predominantly in Telugu films, in addition to Hindi and Tamil films. 

About:

Born on 13 October 1990 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India

Born:

She began her career as a model and was crowned as the second runner-up at the 2010 I Am She–Miss Universe India pageant.  

Hegde made her acting debut in Mysskin's Tamil superhero film Mugamoodi (2012)  

Hegde's second film release, the Telugu film Oka Laila Kosam (2014), featured her opposite Naga Chaitanya. She was praised for her performance in the movie. 

Around the same time, she bagged the nomination for Best Actress at the 62nd Filmfare Awards (South) 

Hegde won the SIIMA Award for Best Actress – Telugu for her performance in Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo (2020) and was nominated for the Filmfare Award for Best Actress – Telugu for Oka Laila Kosam