Who Is Bhumi Pednekar?
Bhumi Pednekar is an Indian actress who predominantly works in Bollywood films. The actress is one of the talented actresses in the Hindi film industry. With her gorgeous looks, cute smile and amazing acting talent, she becomes one of the most promising stars of the film industry. The actress also calls and known by ‘Bhumi’.
Pednekar made her acting debut with director Sharat Katariya’s comedy-drama film ‘Dum Laga Ke Haisha‘ in 2015. The same year she appeared in Vikram Gupta directed Y-Films’s mini web-series ‘Man’s world‘ with a very small role.
Bhumi was born on 18 July 1989 to father late Mr. Satish Pednekar and mother Sumitra Hooda Pednekar in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Her father died on March 24, 2011. She has a younger sister Samiksha Pednekar who is a lawyer. Two sisters are the carbon copy of each other.
Pednekar did her schooling from Arya Vidya Mandir in Juhu, Mumbai where celebrities like Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Arjun Kapoor, Karan Tacker, Kunal Deshmukh, Prateik Babbar, Rahul Bose, Sonakshi Sinha, and Sonam Kapoor studied. Then she went to Whistling Woods International, Mumbai to study Communication & media arts but expelled for poor attendance. Finally, she got her bachelor of commerce (B.Com) from University of Mumbai, Mumbai.
Debut & Succes Story
Since the age of 12, she wanted to be an actress. So that when she saw a vacancy post in Yash Raj Films she applied for the job. Before debuting in her acting career, she worked as an assistant casting director under Shanoo Sharma for Yash Raj Films for six years. Later in 2015, she made her acting debut with director Sharat Katariya‘s comedy-drama film ‘Dum Laga Ke Haisha‘ in 2015, opposite Ayushmann Khurrana which was produced by Aditya Chopra under Yash Raj Films banner. ‘Dum Laga Ke Haisha’ collects more than ₹30 crore from the budget of only ₹9 crore. Reportedly, to play an overweight woman character in the film, she gained almost 15 kg. She earned several ‘Best Female Debut‘ awards in several award shows including Filmfare Awards for the role.
The same year she appeared in Vikram Gupta directed Y-Films’s mini web-series ‘Man’s world‘ with a very small role.
In 2017, Pednekar appeared in debutante Shree Narayan Singh’s directorial comedy-drama film ‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha’, opposite superstar Akshay Kumar. The film becomes one of the commercially successful films with worldwide earnings of over ₹300 crore from the budget of estimated ₹50 crore. The same year, she again appeared opposite Ayushmann Khurrana in R.S. Prasanna directed comedy-drama film ‘Shubh Mangal Saavdhan‘. That film again gave her huge fame and success with a collection of ₹65 crore at the box office from ₹25 crore budget.
The actress is too much dedicated to her work. Because of her hard work and dedication, she becomes one of the most talented actresses in the industry.
Many rumors flyes around every successful celebrity. But doesn’t have any relationship controversies.
Bhumi Pednekar All Details
Below are the complete details about Bhumi Pednekar (Age, Height, Body measurement, Shoe Size, Social Accounts, Family, Friends, Address, House, Affairs, Controversies, Favorite Things, Hobbies, Vehicle Collection, Car Collection, Movies, Bike Collection, Net Worth, Income, Side Business, Hit Flop, Upcoming Movies, Awards, Unknown facts and more details).
|Real Name||Bhumi Pednekar.|
|Born||18 July 1989.|
|Age||33 Years. (As In 2023)|
|Birth Place||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.|
|Height (Approx.)||5 Feet 4 Inches.
|Weight (Approx.)||58 kg.|
|Figure Measurements (Approx.)||Breast: 34 Inches.
Waist: 27 Inches.
Hips: 33 Inches.
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.
|Shoe Size||7 Inches (USA)|
|Physical Trade Mark||N/A.|
|School||Avabai Framji Petit Girls’ High School, Mumbai.|
|College/University||1. Whistling Woods International, Mumbai. (Communication & media arts)
(Expelled for poor attendance)
2. University of Mumbai, Mumbai.
|Educational Qualification||Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com).|
|House & Address|
|House||House 1: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.|
|Family & Friends|
|Father||Late Mr. Satish Pednekar.
|Mother||Sumitra Hooda Pednekar.
|Sister||Younger Sister: Samiksha Pednekar (Lawer).
|Best Friends||Ayushmann Khurrana (Actor), Samiksha Pednekar (Sister).|
|Bhumi Pednekar Facebook.
|Bhumi Pednekar Instagram|
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|Spouse & Children|
|Boyfriends & Affairs|
|Favorites & Hobbies|
|Hobbies||Yoga, Traveling, Reading.
|Favorite Food||Chocolates, Missi Roti, Butter Chicken, Dal Makhni, Pizza.|
|Favorite Actor||Shah Rukh Khan.|
|Favorite Actress||Priyanka Chopra.|
|Favorite Co-star||Ayushmann Khurrana (Actor).|
|Favorite Sportsman||lionel Messi.|
|Favorite Holiday Destination||Mountains, Beaches.|
|Likes & Dislikes||Likes: Singing, Dancing, Traveling, Skeching, Cooking.
|Net Worth & Income|
|Salary (Approx.)||Per Ad: ₹10 - ₹20 Lakhs.
Per Film: ₹2 - ₹3 Crore.
|Net Worth (Approx.)||$2 Million (US).
₹10 Crore (INR).
|Car Collection||Mercedes Benz E Class.
|Filmography/Total Movies||Click Here.|
|Hit/Flop & Box Office||Click Here.|
|Debut||Film: Dum Laga Ke Haisha (2015).
|Breakthrough Movies||Dum Laga Ke Haisha (2015).
Shubh Mangal Saavdhan (2017).
|Awards Wins||Click To Know.|
|Total Nominations||Click To Know.|
|Other Business/Side Business|
|Own Clothing/Fashion Brand.||N/A.|
|Starring||Bhumi Pednekar Upcoming Movies.|
Bhumi Pednekar Unknown Interesting Facts
7. Carbon Copy
The actress has a younger sister Samiksha Pednekar who is a lawyer. Two sisters are the carbon copy of each other.
6. Before Acting
Since the age of 12, she wanted to be an actress. So that when she saw a vacancy post in Yash Raj Films she applied for the job. Before debuting in her acting career, she worked as an assistant casting director under Shanoo Sharma for Yash Raj Films for six years.
5. Auditioned 100 times for DLKH????
Bhumi had auditioned for the lead role of ‘Dum Laga Ke Haisha (2015)’ at least 100 times. Seriously? NO!!!! As she working as an assistant casting director for Yash Raj Films, Bhumi was an active part of the auditions. She saw 100 girls audition for the role before auditioning for the same herself.
She earned several ‘Best Female Debut‘ awards in several award shows including Filmfare Awards in 2016 for the role she played in her debut film “Dum Laga Ke Haisha (2015)’.
According to the actress, she has traveled a lot since her childhood. She makes sure she travels at least twice a year because that’s the time she feels rejuvenated.
2. 3 Films Deal
Popular actresses such as Anushka Sharma, Vaani Kapoor, Parineeti Chopra, and Bhumi made their filmy career with Yash Raj Films production. And the production house signed 3 films deal with these actresses.
1. Weight Gain & Lose
Bhumi gained 12-15 kgs more for her character, Sandhya in the film Dum Laga Ke Haisha (2015). Then went on a strict diet regime to shed those extra kilos and lost more than 30 kgs till now.
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