Profession: Actress, Model
Brother of Pooja Hegde
Rishabh Hegde (Doctor)
Father of Pooja Hegde
Mother of Pooja Hegde
Favourite Actor of Pooja Hegde
Hrithik Roshan, Farhan Akhtar, Leonardo Di Caprio and Aamir Khan
Favourite Actress of Pooja Hegde
Madhuri Dixit, Meryl Streep, Jennifer Lawrence and Sandra Bullock
Favourite Food of Pooja Hegde
Favourite Musician of Pooja Hegde
A.R.Rahman, Katy Perry, Jennifer Lopez, Rihanna, Bryan Adams, Justin Timberlake and Lady Gaga
Information about Pooja Hegde
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.
Ashutosh Gowariker's wife Sunita recommended her name for the film Mohenjo Daro after watching her in an advertisement.
She can fluently speak in Tulu, English, Kannada, Tamil and Hindi.
She is a trained Bharatnatyam dancer.
Pooja was the runner-up in Miss Universe India 2010 and Miss India South 2010.
Does Pooja Hegde smoke?: No
Does Pooja Hegde drink alcohol?: Not Known
She ws seen in the Hero Maestro ad commercial opposite Ranbir Kapoor.
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.