Biography and career profile of Pooja Bedi, Big Boss 5 contestant

Pooja Bedi is a Big Boss 5 final contestant or participant. In her career profile, Pooja Bedi already too part in several Indian reality TV shows. Read this Pooja Bedi wiki biography to learn information on Pooja Bedi's bio data.

Big Boss season 5 participants have finally been decided after a lot of confusions and discussions going on all around about them. A Big Boss 5 final contestant, Pooja Bedi (Hindi: पूजा बेदी) is the daughter of the former Bollywood actor Kabir Bedi and was herself an actress as well. Let us take a look at the wiki biography of Pooja Bedi, Big Boss 5 contestant to know more personal information about Pooja Bedi including her education, film career, TV show career, hobbies, passions, and beyond.

Biography of Pooja Bedi, actor, Big Boss 5 contestant

The bio data of Pooja Bedi is a bit unusual and you won't find her like other popular actresses or television figures. She was a sports champion too and had widely participated in various kinds of sports and games in her school and college life. She was born in Mumbai on 11th May 1970. The father of Pooja Bedi was a noted Bollywood actor Kabir Bedi (b. 1946). Pooja Bedi's mother Protima Bedi (1949 - 1998) was an integral part of the Indian flower power generation movement. In the official website of Pooja Bedi, she recollects about her childhood - Pooja Bedi actress Big Boss 5 photo wallpaper

I was brought up in a very bohemian environment given that my parents defied most conventions...My home was an "adda" for thinkers, poets, musicians, filmwallahs and resonated with the ideas, philosophies and wit of their bright, curious, creative and artistic minds.

No doubt, growing up in such an environment instilled a positivism in her which has always been the life force in her life. She has her own balance of the Orient and the Occident, the conventional and the bohemian. She was schooled in the Lawrence School, Sanawar, where she was the class topper. At the same time, which is pretty unusual for the glamour world girls, she was a swimming champion in that school. She was also a part of the school basketball and hockey team and at the same time, a skilled chess player as well.

Still today, the hobbies and interests of Pooja Bedi are swimming, playing chess, working out in gyms, reading, travelling, photography, and cooking. She is also a great admirer of foods from all sorts of cuisines, including the Indian, Mexican, Chinese, Continental, and Thai dishes.

In her career profile, Pooja Bedi has been a versatile figure. She has been a film actress, a theatre persona, an award winning television show host, a columnist turned author, as well as Latin dancer. In 2000, she published her book, Timepass, from Penguin, on the beloved and fond memory of her mother. It was a best seller book in India for quite some time.

Let's take a glance at the key notes of the bio data of Pooja Bedi below.

Bio data of Bollywood actress Pooja Bedi, a Big Boss 5 inmate

  • Date of birth of Pooja Bedi - The DOB of Pooja Bedi of Big Boss 5 is May 11, 1970.

  • Age of Pooja Bedi - Taking a look at her, one cannot easily guess how old is actress Pooja Bedi, the Big Boss 5 contestant. May be for her controlled lifestyle, she doesn't actually look like a 41 years old lady.

  • Husband / Spouse of Pooja Bedi - Farhan Ebrahim. They divorced in 2003.

  • Pooja Bedi home address - Pooja Bedi, Versova, Mumbai, Maharashtra - 400061, India.

  • Pooja Bedi official Facebook profile page - Pooja Bedi official Facebook profile page

  • Pooja Bedi Twitter profile - Pooja Bedi official Twitter profile page

  • Pooja Bedi official blog - Pooja Bedi official Twitter profile page

  • Pooja Bedi contact email id - Pooja Bedi email id
    Pooja Bedi contact mobile phone no - Since Pooja Bedi is a public figure, her mobile no cannot be disclosed. Please contact her through her email address for any requirements.

Complete list of films by Puja Bedi, Big Boss 5 participant

Pooja Bedi had enacted in a number of Bollywood Hindi films, mostly in side roles or supporting roles. The debut film of Pooja Bedi was Vishkanya in 1991. Here is a list of all Hindi movies by Pooja Bedi.

1. Supporting role in Mansoor Khan's Jo Jeeta Wahi Sikandar.
2. Supporting role in Dharmesh Darshan's Lootere.
3. Lead role in Jagmohan Mundhra's Vishkanya.
4. Guest appearance in Dilip Shankar's Atank hi Atank.
5. Supporting role in Mahesh Bhatt's Phir Teri Kahani Yaad Ayee.
6. Supporting role in Meher Ramesh's Shakti.

Apart from these Hindi films, Pooja Bedi also appeared in a Telugu film Chittemma Mogudu.

Pooja Bedi's career profile in Hindi reality TV shows

1. In Zoom TV's Not Just Page 3, Pooja Bedi was the anchor.
2. In the same TV channel's Just Pooja, she was the anchor again.
3. In Sony TV's Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa, she was a celebrity contestant.
4. In Star TV's Heartbeat, she was a celebrity contestant.
5. In Star TV's Mum Tum Aur Hum, she was a celebrity contestant and won the show.
6. In the same TV channel's Jodi Kamaal Ki, she was the champion contestant once again.
7. In Star TV's Nach Baliye, Pooja Bedi was once again a celebrity contestant.
8. In Colors TV Bigg Boss (Season 2), she was the host.
9. In Colors TV's Fear Factor - Khatron Ke Khiladi, she was a celebrity contestant.
10. In Maa Exchange of Sony TV, Pooja was a celebrity participant.

Image courtesy: Facebook page of Pooja Bedi

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