Pooja Pandey is an Indian theatre artist and film actor. She is known for being the younger sister of the Indian film actress Shalini Pandey, who gained immense popularity with the 2017 Telugu film ‘Arjun Reddy.’
Pooja Pandey was born on 8 July in Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh. Her zodiac sign is Cancer. She did her schooling at Christ Church Girls’ High School, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh.
Pooja Pandey’s childhood picture with her sister
Height (approx.): 5′ 5″
Hair Colour: Brown
Eye Colour: Brown
Parents & Siblings
Her father is a government employee in Madhya Pradesh. Her mother is a trained Carnatic singer. Her elder sister, Shalini Pandey, is an actress.
Pooja Pandey’s parents
Pooja Pandey with her sister Shalini Pandey
Pooja started her career as a theatre artist at a very young age. She joined various Indian theatre groups named Rangabharan Theatre and Yakshagana and performed in various theatre plays like Court Marshall and Haas Ki Laai Sun.
Pooja Pandey performing in a theatre play
In 2017, she made her debut with the Hindi film ‘Do Ghante Ki Baat’ in which she played the role of Deepali.
Do Ghante Ki Baat (2017)
Pooja then appeared in a few Hindi films such as ‘Chousar Firangi’ (2019) and ‘Coat’ (2021).
‘Chousar Firangi’ (2019)
In August 2022, the Indian film production company ‘Drishyam Films’ released the trailer and poster of the Hindi film ‘Siya’ on their official Instagram account. The lead actors in the film are Pooja Pandey and Vineet Kumar Singh.
- She has been trained in various dance forms like Indian classical dance form. On 20 April 2019, she started her training in dance at D’Academy dance school.
- Pooja loves to play badminton, do swimming, and photography in her leisure time.
- She is a dog lover and owns a pet dog named AJ.
Pooja Pandey with her pet dog
- According to her Facebook account, her favourite quotes is,
Your life is your story. Write well, edit often.”