Bhumi Pednekar biography is one of the attractive articles. She is an upcoming Indian actress who had worked in few Hindi movies she had entered the film industry by the year 2015, and she has also appeared in mini web series. And she also worked as an assistant casting director for a few years.
Bhumi Pednekar biography
Real Name: Bhumi Pednekar
Physical Stats & More
centimeters: 163 cm
meters: 1.63 m
Feet Inches: 5′ 4″
Kilograms: 60 Kg
Pounds: 132 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx.): 34-28-36
Eye Colour: Brown
Hair Colour: Black
Date of Birth: 18 July 1989
Age (as in 2017): 28 Years
Birth Place: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Cancer
Hometown: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School: Arya Vidya Mandir School, Juhu, Mumbai
College/University: Whistling Woods International Institute of Film, Communication & Media Arts, Mumbai (was expelled from the Institute owing to poor attendance), University of Mumbai.
Educational Qualification: Bachelor of Commerce (B. Com.)
Debut Film: Dum Laga Ke Haisha (2015)
Father: Late Satish
Sister: Samiksha (Lawyer)
Brother: Not Known
Hobbies: Reading, Practising Yoga
Controversies: Not Known
Food: Missi roti, butter chicken and dal makhni
Actors: Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan
Actress: Priyanka Chopra
Film: Raja Hindustani
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital Status: Unmarried
Affairs/Boyfriends: Not Known
Early life and family
Bhumi Pednekar was born on 18th July 1989 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, and India. Her father late Sathish and her mother Sumitra and she has a sister Samiksha, who works as a lawyer.
Bhumi Pednekar did her schoolings in Arya Vidya Mandir School which is situated in Juhu, Mumbai, and India. And she did her degree Bachelor of Commerce in Whistling Woods International Institute of Film Communication And Media Arts Mumbai.
Her body structure and hobbies
Bhumi Pednekar whose profession is acting and her height is 163 cm and weight is 60 kilogram, her eye color is brown and her hair color is black. Her hobbies are reading and practicing yoga. Her favorite food is Missi Roti, Butter Chicken, and Dal Makhani, her favorite actor is Shahrukh Khan and Salman Khan, her favorite actress is Priyanka Chopra, and her favorite film is Raja Hindustani.
Initially, Bhumi Pednekar started her profession as Assistant Casting Director, since she was more interested in that field and she has started working under Shanu Sharma for about 6 years. After that, she got a film industry opportunity to act in a movie Dum Laga Ke Haisha which was released in 2015 wherein that movie she played as a chubby girl role. And after that, she had an opportunity to sign in a movie with Yash Raj films for 3 years and she started working in her first movie after completing her first movie she started losing her weight since she was a chubbier girl.
Assistant Casting Director
Bhumi Pednekar had lost around 27 kg for her next movie. When she was at the age of 18 she came to know that there is a vacancy at Yash Raj films and she was very happy and she applied for the post of Assistant Casting Director, she was very happy in entering into the film industry world. And later she was selected and she worked as an assistant director for about 6 years.
After that when she was working unexpectedly she got an opportunity for an audition and successfully she was also selected for the audition and entered into the acting career world.
Bhumi Pednekar is a famous well known Indian actress she has been worked as an assistant casting director for a leading reputed Yash Raj films she is a more dedicated and hardworking person. She was born and brought up in Mumbai she comes from basically in Konkan region. She is basically from the mixture of Maharashtrian and Haryana family.
Unfortunately, her father Satish Pednekar was passed away when she was very young and her mother took care and brought up Bhumi and her sister. And her sister is a well known famous lawyer in Mumbai and she is also unmarried at present.
Bhumi Pednekar is also unmarried she is single right now. She is not dating with anyone she presently she is focused only on her career.
Bhumi Pednekar had lost around 27 kg in 4 months she was highly concentrated on her diet, she started to go walking in the early morning and by the afternoon she visited the gym and there she will initially start with cardio exercises for 15 minutes and then for 40 minutes of weight training. And Bhumi she also indulged in various sports activities like badminton, volleyball, and swimming mainly to maintain her weight loss momentum.
At the same time, she went dancing classes for her favorite Bollywood song which will also be a good exercise to burn her calories. So likewise she continued her diet and exercises for about 4 months and she reduced her weight to 90 to 70 kg.
Dum Laga Ke Haisha
By the year 2015, she acted in Hindi romantic comedy movie Dum Laga Ke Haisha. Which was written and directed by Sharat Katariya. Leading stars in this movie Ayushman Khurana and Bhumi Pednekar. Music composer of this movie is Anu Malik. Manu Anand is the cinematographer. This movie was released on 27th February 2015.
By the year 2015, she acted in a web series Man’s World.
Toilet Ek Prem Katha
In 2017 she acted in Hindi comedy-drama movie Toilet Ek Prem Katha. This movie was directed by Shree Narayan Singh. This Movie was written by Siddharth Singh. Leading stars in this movie are Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar. Music composer of this movie is Vicky Prasad. Anushman Mahalaya is the cinematographer. This movie was released on 11th August 2018 by Viacom 18 motion pictures Production Company.
Shubh Mangal Savdhan
In 2017 her next project was a Hindi comedy movie Shubh Mangal Savdhan. Which was directed by RS Prasanna. The leading stars in this movie where Ayushman Khurana and Bhumi Pednekar. Music was composed by Tanishk Vayu. Anuj Rakesh Dhawan is the cinematographer. This movie was released on 1st September 2017.
In 2018 next Indian anthology movie was Lust Stories. Which was directed by Anurag Kashyap. Leaning stars in this movie where Kiara Advani, Radhika Apte, Bhumi Pednekar, Manisha Koirala, Vicky Kaushal, and Neil Bhoopalam. This movie was released on 15th June 2018.
Her upcoming movie in 2019 is Sonchiriya. Which was directed by Abhishek Chaubey . Leading stars in this movie are Sushant Singh Rajput and Bhumi Pednekar. And this movie are scheduled to be released on 8 February 2019. Pre-production process is going on for this movie.
Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakti Sitare
Her next upcoming project is Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakti Sitare. Leading stars in this movie are Konkona Sen Sharma and Bhumi Pednekar. Filming process is going on for this movie. And the release date is yet to be scheduled for this movie.
Awards and nominations
By the year 2016, she has been awarded for the movie Dum Laga Ke Haisha under Best Female Debut Category by Filmfare Awards, Producers Guild Film Awards, Screen Awards, and Zee Cine Awards.
In the same year, she received from Stardust Awards under Superstar Of Tomorrow Female Category for the movie Dum Laga Ke Haisha.
And in the same year, she received the award by Big Star Entertainment Awards under The Most Entertaining Actor in a Social Role Female Category and by International Indian Film Academy Awards for Best Female Debut Category for the movie Dum Laga Ke Haisha.
In 2016 she received the award for the movie Toilet Ek Prem Katha by DadaSaheb Palki Film Foundation Awards under Best Actress Category.
In 2016 she was nominated by Zee Cine Awards under Best Anchor Female Category for Viewer Choice and Jury Choice.
She was nominated under Best Actor Female Category by Screen Awards Filmfare Awards News 18 Reel Movie Awards and by International Indian Film Academy Awards for the movie Shubh Mangal Savdhan in 2018.
In 2018 she was again nominated by Films of India Online Awards for Best Performance By An Ensemble Cast for the movie Shubh Mangal Savdhan.