- Birthday24 February, 1972
- Fun Trivia:Bollywood actor Emraan Hashmi and film director Mohit Suri are Pooja’s cousins.
- Famous Quote:Nobody asks you why you fell in love, so they shouldn’t ask you why you fell out of love.
Born to filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt and Kiran Bhatt, Pooja Bhatt made her acting debut with 1989 TV film Daddy at the age of 17. Her big screen debut happened with Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahin (1991) opposite Aamir Khan, which became a huge box-office success. She later starred in some of the most successful films of the ’90s – Sadak, Junoon, Phir Teri Kahani Yaad Aayee, Chaahat and Border. She made her directorial debut with Paap and went on to helm films like Holiday, Dhokha, Kajraare and Jism 2. Pooja got married to VJ and actor Manish Makhija in 2003 but the couple divorced in 2014.