- Birthday11 May, 1970
- Fun Trivia:Pooja is best remembered for her controversial Kama Sutra condom campaign, which she endorsed to spread AIDS awareness.
- Famous Quote:Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikander with Aamir Khan is by far the most successful film I’ve done and the song Pehla Nasha with my red dress flying like Marilyn Monroe is a visual no one will ever let me forget.
Pooja Bedi was born to the renowned Indian classic danseuse Protima Bedi aka Gauri, and international film star Kabir Bedi. She had to face family tragedies at an early age when her 26-year-old brother committed suicide in 1997, and her mother got killed on a holy pilgrimage in the Himalayas in 1998. She made her Bollywood debut with Jag Mundhra’s 1991 film Vishkanya and went on to act in popular films like Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikander (1992), Lootere (1993) and Aatank Hi Aatank (1995). Pooja divorced her husband of 12 years in 2002 and is now in a relationship with choreographer Hanif Hilal.