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Pooja Bhatt

Biography

Little girl of acclaimed Bollywood movie director Mahesh Bhatt and superstar of several popular Bollywood movies. She also forged an effective career being a manufacturer, movie director, and production developer. She produced her display screen debut at age group 17 in her father’s semi-autobiographical film Daddy. Her initial big strike was the 1991 Bollywood remake of Frank Capra’s IT JUST HAPPENED One Evening. Her first work being a movie director was 2004’s Paap. It highlighted and Udita Goswami within the lead assignments. She’s three siblings: Alia, Rahul, and Shaheen. She wedded Manish Makhija in 2003. The few separated in 2014. She and Katrina Kaif possess both gained Filmfare awards because of their acting.

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Full Name Pooja Bhatt
Date Of Birth February 24, 1972
Place Of Birth Mumbai, India
Height 1.59 m
Profession Movie Actress
Nationality Indian
Spouse Manish Makhija
Parents Mahesh Bhatt, Kiran Bhatt
Siblings Alia Bhatt, Rahul Bhatt, Shaheen Bhatt
Awards Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut, Nargis Dutt Award for Best Feature Film on National Integration, National Film Award for Best Film on Other Social Issues, Filmfare Lux New Face Award, Bollywood Movie Award – Critics Award Female
Nominations Zee Cine Award for Most Promising Director
Movies Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahin, Sadak, Zakhm, Jism 2, Jism, Angaaray, Phir Teri Kahani Yaad Aayee, Junoon, Chaahat, Tamanna, Sir, Prem Deewane, Angrakshak, Naaraaz, Jaanam, Kabhi Na Kabhi, Border, Sanam Teri Kasam, Daddy, Tadipaar, Hum Dono, Gunehgar, Paap, Saatwan Aasman, Pehla Nasha, Rog, Kranti Kshetra, Cabaret, Dushman, Dhokha, Kajraare, Chor Aur Chaand, Everybody Says I'm Fine!, Kalloori Vaasal, Holiday, Murder, Sur – The Melody of Life, Ab To Aaja Saajan Mere, Rowdy
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1Niece of cinematographer Kirit Bhatt (Dad's cousin).
2Starred in Mukesh Bhatt's shelved film "Mere Apne" (1994). Starring Akshay Kumar (Replaced Kamal Sadanah), Pooja Bhatt (Replaced Zeba Bhaktiar). directed by Mahesh Bhatt.
3Sister of assistant director, writer Shaheen Bhatt.
4Niece of Robin Bhatt.
5Was engaged to actor Ranvir Shorey.
6Cousin of Milan Luthria. ( Milan's grandmother and Pooja Bhatt's grandmother Shirin were sister's).
7Aunt to actress Masumeh Makhija ( Husband Munish's niece).
8Niece of actor Anwar Hashmi. Anwar acted in Baharon Ke Manzil (1968). He is also the father of Emraan Hashmi.
9Cousin of Darmesh and Suneel Darshan (Suneel and Darmesh's father Darshan Sabharwal was married to Mahesh Bhatt's elder sister Sheila).
10Grandaughter of actress Shirin from the 1930's.
11Cousin of actress Onjalee Nair.
12Cousin of actress Smiley Suri.
13Aunt to actor Shiv Darshan.
14Cousin of Emraan Hashmi.
15Cousin of Mohit Suri.
16Granddaughter of Nanabhai Bhatt
17She was 17 when she started acting.
18Daughter of Mahesh Bhatt and Soni Razdan


Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Everybody Says I'm Fine!2001Tanya
Sanam Teri Kasam2000Seema Khanna
Dhundh1999TV Series
Yeh Aashiqui Meri1998Anju
Zakhm1998Mother
Angaaray1998Pooja
Kabhi Na Kabhi1998Tina (as Poojabhatt)
Tamanna1998Tamanna
Pooja I Love You1998Pooja
Border1997/IKamu (Kamla
Chaahat1996Pooja
Kalloori Vaasal1996
Angrakshak1995Priyanka "Priya" Choudhary
Hum Dono1995Priyanka Gupta
Guneghar1995Pooja Thakur
Kranti Kshetra1994Pooja
Naaraaz1994Sonia
Tadipaar1993Mohinidevi / Namkeen
Pehla Nasha1993Monica
Chor Aur Chand1993Reema
Phir Teri Kahani Yaad Aayee1993Pooja
Sir1993Pooja
Prem Deewane1992Radha
Junoon1992Dr. Nita Chauhan
Saatwan Aasman1992Pooja Malhotra
Jaanam1992Anjali
Dil Hai Ki Manta Nahin1991Pooja Dharamchand
Sadak1991Pooja
Daddy1989TV MoviePooja

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cabaret2017producer completed
Jism 22012producer
Holiday2006producer
Rog2005producer
Vaada2005co-producer
Aap Jo Bolen Haan Toh Haan2003TV Series producer
Paap2003producer
Jism2003producer
Dhundh1999TV Series producer
Zakhm1998producer
Dushman1998producer
Tamanna1998producer

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Jism 22012
Kajraare2010
Dhokha2007
Holiday2006
Paap2003

Production Designer

Production Designer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rog2005
Paap2003
Jism2003

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Ab To Aaja Saajan Mere1994dialogue

Art Director

Art Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Kajraare2010

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Sunset Bollywood2005DocumentaryHerself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1991Filmfare AwardFilmfare AwardsLux Face of the Year

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2005Popular AwardZee Cine AwardsBest Debuting DirectorPaap (2003)


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