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Bhumi Pednekar Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Boyfriend, Family, Facts, Wiki & More

Updated On : July 18, 2021

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Short Biography

Bhumi Pednekar was born on 18-07-1989 in Mumbai in the state of Maharashtra, India. She is an Indian Film Actress and former Assistant Casting Director who is known for her work in Bollywood cinema. He made his acting debut in Bollywood with Sharat Katariya's film Dum Laga Ke Haisha and touch the heart of the audience.

Other Name: Bhumi, Pandu
Other Professions: Casting Director
Appearance: Bollywood

Bhumi Pednekar Complete Bio & Career

Bhumi Pednekar is a popular Indian film actress. She went to Arya Vidya Mandir, Juhu, Mumbai for her schooling. She started her career as an assistant casting director with Shanoo Sharma of Yash Raj Films for 6 years before turning into an actress. She started her acting career with the 2015 film ‘Dum Laga Ke Haisha’.She was cast opposite Ayushmann Khurrana and played a character of an obese girl ‘Sandhya Varma’, for which she put on 12 Kg. Her work was appreciated by the critics. After completing the shoot for the film, she reduced her weight significantly and was seen sharing the tips and methods to do so on social media. The film was a superhit and fetched a Filmfare award for her.
She signed a contract with  Yash Raj Films for 3 films. She was then seen in Y-Films's mini web series titled ‘Man's World.’ The series was about gender inequality and was aired on YouTube in 2015. Richa Chadda, Parineeti Chopra, and Kalki Koechlin are another actress who was seen in the series. She disappeared from the screen for a year and then made a comeback with the super hit film ‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha ‘ starring Akshay Kumar. The movie was the directional debut for Shree Narayan Singh and told the story of young women insisting on open defecation education in a rural area. The movie did extremely well at the box office. Her successful journey continued with Anand L. Rai‘s comedy-drama ‘Shubh Mangal Savdhan‘. The movie was directed by R.S. Prasanna and again the duo Bhumi and Ayushmann pulled of the roles too well. She was then seen in Netflix series Lust in the year 2018. She had a remarkable 2019 with releases such as Sonchiriya, Saand Ki Aankh, Bala, and Pati Patni Aur Woh. She will be next seen in Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare, and Bhoot – Part One: The Haunted Ship.

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Bhumi Pednekar Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Bhumi Pednekar was born to a Maharashtrian father late Satish Pednekar and Haryanvi mother Sumitra Hooda Pednekar. She has a twin sister named Samiksha Pednekar.

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Body Measurements

Breast Size 34
Waist Size 28
Hip Size 36
Body Figure 34-28-36
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Mumbai
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School Arya Vidya Mandir School, Juhu, Mumbai
College Whistling Woods International Institute of Film, Communication and Media Arts
Qualification B.Com
Hobbies Practising Yoga and Reading
Marital Status Unmarried
Debut Dum Laga Ke Haisha (2015)
Best Movies Dum Laga Ke Haisha (2015), Toilet: Ek Prem Katha (2017), Shubh Mangal Saavdhan (2017), and Bala (2019) among others
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Yellow
Favorite Player Lionel Messi
Favorite Sport Football
Favorite Actress Priyanka Chopra
Favorite Actor Salman Khan , Shah Rukh Khan
Favorite Movie Raja Hindustani (1997)
Favorite Food Dal Makhani and Butter Chicken

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Bhumi Pednekar

  • She is a huge football fan and Lionel Messi is her favorite football player.
  • She had watched ‘‘Deshdrohi’’ more than 100 times.
  • She wants to be a successful leader in future.
  • She hasn’t gone through any professional acting course or nor does she belong to a filmy family still she has made it big in Bollywood.
  • Her entry to Bollywood as an actress was just an accident. She was auditioning for the lead character for movie ‘Dum Laga Ke Haisha’ being an assistant there. But No girl was selected. She tried to enact the character to show others as a demo but watching her audition made casting people consider it as an audition and she was found to be the perfect actress for the character.
  • She played the role of a maid in Netflix series Lust Stories who sleeps with her employer.

Bhumi Pednekar Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

34 years, 4months, 18 days old age Bhumi Pednekar will turn 35 on 18 July, 2024. Only 7 months, 11 days, 19 hours,52 minutes has left for her next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Bhumi Pednekar has celebrated the total number of 34 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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