Pooja Kumar Wiki,Height, Weight, Age, Boyfriend, Family, Biography, Facts & More

Pooja Kumar is an American actress known for her work in English, Tamil, Hindi and teluguistic films. She participated in Miss India USA and in 1995 she was crowned the title. She began her worldwide career as an American actress, producer and model. Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan introduced her to Priyadarshan and gave her the opportunity to host the International Miss World Contest, broadcast live in over 50 countries.

Bio/Wiki
Real Name Pooja Kumar
Profession(s) Indian-American Actress, Model, Producer, Television Presenter
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.) in centimeters– 165 cm
in meters– 1.65 m
in feet inches– 5’ 5”
Weight (approx.) in kilograms– 55 kg
in pounds– 121 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx.) 36-26-36
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black
Personal Life
Date of Birth February 4, 1977
Age (as in 2018) 41 Years
Birthplace St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Aquarius
Nationality American
Hometown St. Louis, Missouri, USA
School Parkway West High School, Ballwin, USA
University Washington University, St. Louis, USA
Educational Qualification B. A. (Political Science & Finance)
Debut Tollywood: Kadhal Rojave (1997)
Bollywood: Anjaana Anjaani (2010)
Religion Hinduism
Hobbies Dancing, Practicing Yoga
Awards/Honours/Achievements • Winner of Miss India USA (1995)
• Winner of Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Emerging Actress Award for Flavors (2008)
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs/Boyfriends Not Known
Family
Husband/Spouse N/A
Children None
Parents Father– Name Not Known (A Mechanical Engineer)

Mother– Name Not Known

Siblings Brother– Paraag Kumar (A Doctor)

Sister– None

Favorite Things
Favorite Food Chinese Food
Favorite Actress Sridevi
Favorite Film The Sixth Sense (1999)
Favorite Director(s) S. S. Rajamouli, S Shankar, Kamal Haasan

 

                   Interesting Facts About Pooja Kumar

  • Pooja Kumar was born into an Indian family in St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
  • Her family is an Indian emigrant in the USA.
  • Her father belongs to Dehradun, while her mother comes from Lukhnow and both settle down in the USA before the birth of Pooja.
  • Her family wanted Pooja to become either a doctor or an engineer. But she decided to pursue an acting career and her father was not satisfied with that.
  • She started her acting career in 2000 and has since worked for more than 20 films in various languages.
  • She has worked on several television commercials for the Bombay Dreams, Dodge, Pearl Vision, New York Lottery, AOL Time Warner and more.
  • She has worked on several Hollywood films, including Man On A Ledge, Brawl In A Cell Block 99, Bollywood Hero, Flavors, Hiding Divya, Night Of Henna, and more.
  • She has hosted numerous television programs, competitions and news, including Jaago Aur Jeeto on Zee TV, BPL Oye on Channel V and Bollywood Hero on IFC.
  • She is the only Indian-American actress working in five different languages. She worked for Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and English films.
  • Pooja is a personality with many talents. with services in various entertainment sectors such as acting, dancing, hosting and more. She is also a capable producer.
  • She practices yoga and practices yoga five times a week to maintain her fitness.
  • She is a first class classical Indian dancer and trained in Bharatanatyam, Kuchipudi and Kathak.

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