Pooja Umashankar Height, Weight, Age, Spouse, Family, Facts, Biography

Pooja Umashankar Quick Information
height 5 feet 3 inches
weight 58 kg
Date of birth 25 June 1981
Zodiac sign cancer
Husband or wife Question David Vethakan

Pooja Umashankar is a Sri Lankan actress and model, widely recognized for appearing in Tamil, Sinhalese, Malayalam language films, including: Naan Kadavuli (2009) and Anjalika (2006). He has also acted in various TV shows like Sri Lankan drama duscon (2014-2015). Pooja has been honored with several awards such as Filmfare Awards South in 2010 for “Best Actress”. He has gathered more than 380k followers on Instagram.

name at birth

Pooja Gautami Umashankar

nick name


In May 2021 Pooja Umashankar announces her priorities towards winning and finishing the race of life well
In May 2021 Pooja Umashankar announced her priorities towards winning and finishing the race of life well (Pooja Umashankar/Instagram)

Sun sign


birth place

Colombo, Sri Lanka


Sri Lanka


She did her pre-schooling in Sri Lanka, after which she came to India where she attended full wisdom at Aldur in Chikmagalur and Nirmala Convent in Mysore. Later he furthered his education Baldwin’s Girls High Schools in Bangalore. He then earned both a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in business from Mount Carmel College in Bangalore.


actress, model


  • father – HRumashankar (Manager) Hindustan Unilever Limited,
  • Mother – evening




5 feet 3 inches or 160 cm


58 kg or 128 lbs

Pooja Umashankar Wishing everyone a good night in February 2021
Pooja Umashankar Wishing everyone a good night in February 2021 (Pooja Umashankar / Instagram)

lover / spouse

She has dated –

  1. Deepak Shanmuganathan
  2. Question David Vethakana (2016-Present) – She tied the knot with businessman Prashan in December 2016.

Caste / Ethnicity


She is of Sinhalese descent.

hair color


She often dyes her hair in different colors.

eye color

dark brown

sexual orientation


special features

  • sharp features
  • pierced ears

Pooja Umashankar Favorite Things

  • the reason why everything is good in life – Jesus Christ

Source , Twitter

Pooja Umashankar in February 2021
Pooja Umashankar in February 2021 (Pooja Umashankar / Instagram)

Facts of Pooja Umashankar

  1. She has recalled that she spent most of her childhood in India.
  2. Pooja has said that her journey of over a decade in cinema has been a learning experience for her both on personal and professional fronts. She said that it has shaped her into a better person, one who appreciates all the opportunities she has got and feels happy that she accepted and embraced them, never having regrets after that.
  3. She has reflected on her transformation from a glam doll to a serious, character-driven actress. In her early years, she used to take small steps and yearned to make a mark and set milestones that she could be proud of. Over time she craved for a balancing act and tried out different colours, wanting to see if she could do different roles. This forced her to play myriad roles from a biryani vendor to a middle-class employee as she never wanted to be typecast.
  4. He had made a conscious decision to work with freshers as their ideas were fresh and they were full of enthusiasm. She has taken pleasure in working with many directors for the first time and has been able to provide them with a foundation.
  5. Umashankar has confirmed that he has enjoyed interacting with his fans and personally responding to all the suggestions, comments and feedback that has taken a long time and he has wondered whether he is completely addicted to it. are gone. She wants to take revenge for the love and support she has received from her followers.
  6. He is fluent in Kannada, Sinhala, Tamil and English.
  7. They have found social media to be an extremely powerful medium that can be used to harness noble causes.

Featured image by Pooja Umashankar / Instagram