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Name: Pooja Kumar
DOB: February 4,1977
Birth Place: United States
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No of Movies: 4

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Recently Released Tamil Movies

Vaa Deal 26-Mar-2017
Maragadha Naanayam 26-Mar-2017
Kolanji 24-Mar-2017
Veera Dheera Sooran 24-Mar-2017
Kadugu 24-Mar-2017

Upcoming Tamil Movies

Attu 01-Apr-2017
Veruli 07-Apr-2017
Anbanavan Asaradhavan Adangadhavan 14-Apr-2017
Shivalinga 14-Apr-2017
Thala 57 14-Apr-2017

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Sun TV
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Other Works:

Became a thorough professional with the movie Vishwaroopam(2013).


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Full Biography of Actress Pooja Kumar

Pooja Kumar is an American actress, producer, model and television hostess. She was crowned Miss India USA and has been a VJ for Channel V, a newsreader on the show Namaste America and has starred in such feature films as Kaadhal Rojave, Night of Henna, Flavors, Hiding Divya, Park Sharks, Bollywood Beats, Man on a Ledge, Anything For You and Vishwaroopam.

Pooja Kumar was born into a Mathur family in St. Louis, Missouri. Her parents are immigrants from India; her father is from Dehradun and her mother is from Lucknow. Her younger brother, Paraag Kumar, is a model.  She attended Washington University where she graduated with degrees in political science and finance. Kumar is also trained in the Bharatanatyam, Kuchipudi, and Kathak forms of Indian classical dance. She was crowned Miss India USA in 1995.

Pooja Kumar first signed on to appear in director K. R.\'s Tamil film Kadhal Rojave in 1997 alongside George Vishnu, but the film\'s production delays meant that it only released in 2000 and her stint as an actress in the Tamil film industry went unnoticed. She was earlier signed and then left out of the 1997 film V. I. P, while she had also signed to appear alongside Karthik in Chithra Lakshmanan\'s Chinna Raja, but was eventually dropped from the film.
Kumar produced a short film, \"1001 Auditions\", that has been selected in eight film festivals, including being nominated for \"Best Short\" at the Stuttgart Film Festival in Germany. She has also produced a short film called \"Shoot My Life\". Kumar has also been seen in national TV commercials for Bombay Dreams, Verizon, Dodge, Pearle Vision, New York Lottery, Tata True Roots, AOL Time Warner, and Outback Steakhouse.

In 2003, she received the Screen Actors Guild Emerging Actress Award for Flavors. In 2008, she hosted a late-night live quiz show on Zee TV in India, known as Jaago Aur Jeeto. She appeared in the musical comedy miniseries Bollywood Hero on the IFC in 2008. She starred opposite Saturday Night Live comedian Chris Kattan in the three part series. In the late 2000s, she appeared in the Pakistani drama serial Ishq Junoon Dewaangi on Hum TV.

News About Pooja Kumar

  • Kamal Haasan's Vishwaroopam 2 to release soon!
    [2017-02-17 21:06:00]
    Actor Kamal Haasan is planning to release the sequel to his blockbuster Vishwaroopam. With shooting for his Saabash Naidu getting postponed ...
  • Kamal Haasan to play cameo in Prabhu’s film
    [2016-04-29 18:58:00]
    Prabhu is playing a lead role after a long gap in ...
  • Kamal joins sets of Meen Kuzhambbum Manpaanayum
    [2016-03-12 13:10:00]
    Actor Kamal Haasan joined the sets of Meen Kuzhambbum Manpaanayum recently. ...
  • Kamal to act in Prabhu film
    [2016-03-06 15:35:00]
    Actor Kamal Haasan will act in a special role in Meen Kuzhambum Mann Paanaiyum, produced by Sivaji ...
  • What is Pooja's next film?
    [2016-01-11 13:26:00]
    After Viswaroopam and Uttama Villain, actress Pooja Kumar is back in Chennai to shoot for her next Tamil film. Titled Meenkuzhambum Manpaanayum, the movie is produced...
  • Hansika, Maddy at IIFA meet
    [2015-11-05 15:12:00]
    Stars from Tamil film industry gathered under one roof to cast their votes for best movies and technicians the southern film industry...
  • Pooja in a spot of bother
    [2015-05-12 14:20:00]
    After Hansika and others, it seems to be the turn of actress Pooja Kumar to face the music....
  • Lingusamy says sorry
    [2015-05-02 13:44:00]
    Producer Lingusamy sought an apology to Kamal fans for a day's delay in releasing Uttama Villain.An emotional Lingusamy expressed...
  • Advance booking for Uttama Villain has started already
    [2015-04-30 09:35:00]
    We all know that Ulaganayagan Kamal Haasan's flick 'Uttama Villain' will be releasing worldwide on May 1st and this flick will be releasing...
  • Uttama Villain: Four days to go
    [2015-04-27 06:40:00]
    Kamal Haasan's Uttama Villain is all set to hit the screens this Friday. The mega movie will be released in over 1500 screens...

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