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Pooja Hegde: Lesser known facts about the 'Mohenjo Daro' actress
Ranbir Kapoor – Hero!
Pooja Hegde has worked in quite a few advertisements including Hero Maestro, Lays and Fair and Lovely. She has gained much applause and praises for her Hero Maestro ad opposite Ranbir Kapoor.
While Hrithik Roshan and Pooja Hegde were shooting for 'Mohenjo Daro', there were rumours of their alleged closeness. But soon the actress cleared the air with a strong statement. "You have no clue how many people have been asking me about this. The rumours don't affect me at all. As a matter of fact, there's nothing to say about it. People can think what they want, but Hrithik and I are just good friends. He's pretty chilled out and we share a good rapport," said Pooja.
Luck by chance!
Interestingly, it was not Ashutosh Gowariker or Hrithik Roshan who spotted her for 'Mohenjo Daro'. While Ashutosh was searching for a fresh face for the film, it was Ashutosh's wife who spotted Pooja in an advertisement and recommended her to Ashutosh.
Despite finding her roots in Mangalore, Karnataka, Pooja was born and raised in Mumbai itself. She speaks five languages - Tulu, Kannada, Marathi, Hindi, and English.
She made her acting debut in Mysskin's Tamil superhero film 'Mugamoodi' (2012) opposite Jiiva, portrayed the female lead character of 'Shakthi'. She has also worked in films like 'Oka Laila Kosam' and 'Mukunda'.
Model turned actress..
Model turned actress Pooja has also been Miss India South 2010 and Miss India talented 2009.
Pooja Hegde looks like the most promising newcomer this year. After all, she is making her debut in Ashutosh Gowariker’s ‘Mohenjo Daro’. She will also be seen romancing our greek god Hrithik Roshan in the film. So much excitement from her debut role. Well, now that you know that she will be the new face in 2016. We got you covered almost everything you need to know about Pooja Hegde.