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Pooja Bhatt Profile, Bio, Height, Affair, Family, Wiki

Pooja Bhatt (born 24 February 1972) is an Indian film director, actress, voice-over artist, model, and filmmaker. The recipient of several accolades, including two National Film Award.

Born into the Bhatt family, she is the daughter of Indian filmmaker, Mahesh Bhatt. Bhatt played her first leading role in Mahesh Bhatt’s television film Daddy in 1989. For the film, Pooja Bhatt won the Filmfare Award for Lux New Face of the Year for Best Female Debut.

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pooja bhatt age photo

Pooja Bhatt Bio/Wiki

Birth NamePooja Bhatt
Nick NameBhoot
Age(as in 2020) 48 Years
DebutTV- Daddy (1989)
Film- Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahin (1991)
ReligionHindu
Sun Sign/Zodiac SignPisces
Birth PlaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Date of Birth24 February 1972
NationalityIndian
ResidenceNot Known
Home TownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
HobbiesNot Known

Family

Mother's NameKiran Bhatt (Birth name- Loraine Bright)
Father's NameMahesh Bhatt (Film Director)
BrotherRahul Bhatt (Fitness Trainer)
SisterAlia Bhatt (Bollywood Actress, half-sister), Shaheen Bhatt (Half-Sister), both daughters of Soni Razdan.

Boyfriends/Affairs

Affairs/BoyfriendsRanvir Shorey (VJ, Bollywood Actor and host)
Bobby Deol (Bollywood Actor)
Fardeen Khan (Bollywood Actor)
Munish Makheeja (Indian VJ and restaurateur)

Marital Status, Husband and Children

Husband/SpouseManish Makhija (2003–2014) (separated)
Marriage DateNot Known
ChildrenNot Known

Education

SchoolNot Known
College/UniversityNot Known
Educational QualificationNot Known
ProfessionActress, producer, director
Brands EndorsedNot Known
Career ManagerNot Known

Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements

Height (Approx.)in centimeters- 159 cm
in meters- 1.59 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 2½”
Weight (Approx.)in Kilograms- 68 kg
in Pounds- 150 lbs

Figure Measurements

Breast Size38
Hips Size39
Waist Size36

Extra Ordinary Features

Race / EthnicityGujarati, English, Scottish, Armenian, and Burmese Kashmiri
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack
S*xual OrientationNot Known
Dress SizeNot Known
Shoe SizeNot Known

Favourite Things

Favourite ActressNot Known
Favourite ActorsNot Known
Favourite ColorsNot Known
Favourite SportNot Known
ControversiesMahesh Bhatt became the talk of the town and was slammed by fans after the filmmaker shot for a magazine cover which showed him and his daughter Pooja kissing each other on the lips. However, the quote which further fuelled the fire was: "If Pooja wasn't my daughter, I'd love to marry her."
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Pooja Bhatt Family

Bhatt was born on 24 February 1972 to Mahesh Bhatt and Kiran Bhatt (born Loraine Bright). On her father’s side, Bhatt is of predominately Gujarati descent and on her mother’s side, Pooja Bhatt is of English, Scottish, Armenian, and Burmese ancestry. She is the step-daughter of Soni Razdan.

She has a brother, Rahul Bhatt and half-sisters Shaheen and Alia Bhatt. Her cousins are Hitarth Bhat and Emraan Hashmi.

Pooja Bhatt Net Worth

Pooja is an Indian Movie Actress who has a net worth of $950 thousand at the age of 47. Pooja Bhatt’s income source is mostly from being a successful Movie Actress. She is from Mumbai, India. Daughter of acclaimed Bollywood director Mahesh Bhatt and star of several popular Bollywood films. She also forged a successful career as a producer, director, and production designer. On-Net Worth Stats, Pooja Bhatt is a member of movie actresses and popular celebrities.

Estimated Net Worth in 2019 (Approx)$950 thousand
Estimated Net Worth in 2018(Approx)Under Review
Annual SalaryUnder Review
Income SourceActress, producer, director

Pooja Bhatt Career/Movies

  • Bhatt made her acting debut at age 17, in 1989 with Daddy, a TV film directed by her father Mahesh Bhatt. In the film, she portrayed a soul-searching teenage girl in an estranged relationship with her alcoholic father, played by actor Anupam Kher.
  • Her biggest solo hit and her big-screen debut came with the musical hit Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahin (1991), which was a remake of the Oscar-winning Hollywood classic It Happened One Night. Pooja Bhatt appeared in many bold shoots like Stardust.

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    pooja cute photos

  • Her most well-known films in the 1990s included Sadak opposite Sanjay Dutt (1991), Junoon, Jaanam and Phir Teri Kahani Yaad Aayee opposite Rahul Roy, Sir (1993) and Guneghar (1995) opposite Atul Agnihotri, Tadipaar (1993) and Naaraaz (1994) opposite Mithun Chakraborty, Hum Dono opposite Rishi Kapoor, Angrakshak opposite Sunny Deol (1995), Chaahat opposite Shah Rukh Khan (1996), Tamanna (1997), the super-hit and multi-starrer Border (1997) and Zakhm (1998), opposite Ajay Devgan. Bhatt has also acted in some popular hit regional Indian films.
  • Her last film appearance was in the English language film Everybody Says I’m Fine! in 2001. She has since focused on producing and directing. She made her directorial debut with Paap in 2004, starring John Abraham and Udita Goswami. Since then, she has made four more directorial ventures: Holiday (2006), Dhokha (2007), Kajraare (2010) and Jism 2 (2012).
  • Pooja is set to return to acting after almost two decades in Sadak 2, a sequel to the hit 1991 film. The film will see her and Sanjay Dutt reprising their roles from the original and her sister Alia Bhatt and Aditya Roy Kapur joining the cast. Her father will be returning to directing with this film after 20 years and it is set for release in 2020.

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    pooja bhatt beautiful photos

Pooja Bhatt Movies

Movies List

1989Daddy Pooja
1991Dil Hai Ki Manta Nahin Pooja Dharamchand
Sadak Pooja
1992Prem Deewane Radha
Jaanam Anjali
Saatwan Aasman Pooja Malhotra
Junoon Dr. Nita V. Chauhan
1993Phir Teri Kahani Yaad Aayee Pooja
Sir Pooja
Chor Aur Chaand Reema D. Seth
Pehla Nasha Monica
Tadipaar Mohini Devi/Namkeen
1994Kranti Kshetra Pooja
Kalloori Vaasal Pooja
Naaraaz
Boyfriend
1995Gunehgar Pooja Thakur
Hum Dono Priyanka Surendra Gupta
Angrakshak Priyanka Choudhary/Priya
1996Chaahat Pooja
Khilona
1997Tamanna Tamanna Ali Sayed
Border Kammo
1998Yeh Aashiqui Meri Anju
Kabhi Na Kabhi Tina
Angaaray Pooja
Zakhm Mrs. Desai
2000Yeh Pyar Hi To Hai
Sanam Teri Kasam Seema Khanna
2001Everybody Says I’m Fine! Tanya
2020Sadak 2 TBA

As A Crew Member

1997Tamanna 
1998Dushman 
Zakhm 
2002Sur: The Melody of Life 
2003Jism
Paap 
2005Rog 
2006Holiday 
2007Dhokha 
2010Kajraare 
2012Jism 2 
2019Cabaret

Pooja Bhatt Awards/Nominations

YearAwardWon/Nominated
1991Filmfare Award for Lux New Face of the Year Daddy New Face Of The Year
Won
1997National Film Award for Best Film on Other Social Issues Tamanna Best Film On Other Social Issues
Won
1999Nargis Dutt Award for Best Feature Film on National Integration Zakhm Best Feature Film On National Integration
Won
2004Zee Cine Awards Paap Best Debuting DirectorNominated

Some Known Facts About Pooja Bhatt

  • Does Pooja smoke?: No
  • Does Pooja drink alcohol?: No (Was an alcohol addict earlier; however, gave it up after undergoing rehab)
  • She is the cousin of Bollywood actor Emraan Hashmi and step-daughter of the Bollywood actress and film director Soni Razdan.
  • Her big-screen debut film Dil Hai Ke Maanta Nahin was a remake of the Hollywood movie, It Happened One Night.
  • Pooja Bhatt won a National Film Award for the Best Film on Other Social Issues, for her movie Tamanna.

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  • Pooja Bhatt also won the Nargis Dutt Award, a special category of National Film Awards, for the movie Zakhm.
  • If not an actress, she would have been an astronaut.
  • Her movie Holiday was confused with the Akshay Kumar starrer “Holiday – A soldier is never off duty”. The
  • She is close friends with Sharad Kapoor and likes to hang out with her gang of lads.
  • Pooja Bhatt prefers to use her real name for the different characters she plays in the movies.
  • Her relationship with her fiance Ranvir Shorey was abusive and she also stated that he beat her down too.
  • Other than her acting, producing and directing on the big screen, she appeared in a documentary called Sunset Bollywood (2005), in which she talks about the Bollywood star Rahul Roy.
  • Pooja Bhatt did a nude photoshoot with just bronze paint on her body.
  • Pooja was offered the role of the lead actress in the famous movie “Aashiqui” but she refused the role because her then-boyfriend did not agree to it. She was in love with him since she was 12 and started dating him at 16. At 17, when she had done only two hit movies, her boyfriend asked her to quit acting.
  • Pooja Bhatt would like to make a documentary on her father’s life.
  • Her uncles late Balwant Bhatt and late Nanabhai Bhatt were famous Bollywood directors.

FAQ’s

What is the relation between Pooja and Alia Bhatt?
On her father’s side, Bhatt is of predominately Gujarati descent and on her mother’s side, she is of English, Scottish, Armenian, and Burmese ancestry. She is the step-daughter of Soni Razdan. She has a brother, Rahul Bhatt and half-sisters Shaheen and Alia Bhatt. Her cousins are Hitarth Bhat and Emraan Hashmi.
Who is Pooja's mother?
Kiran Bhatt
What is the age of Pooja?
48 years (24 February 1972)
Is Pooja Alia Bhatt's mother?
Pooja Bhatt is Alia Bhatt’s step-sister. Pooja Bhatt’s mother is Kiran Bhatt, Mahesh Bhatt’s first wife. Aia Bhatt is the daughter of Mahesh Bhatt and Soni Razdan. SRK and Pooja Bhatt acted together in the 1996 film ‘Chaahat’ while SRK and Alia were paired together in the 2016 film ‘Dear Zindagi’.
Who is the father of Bhatt?
Mahesh Bhatt

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