Pooja Ruparel is an Indian actress, stand-up comedian, and singer. She mainly appears in Bollywood films and Hindi TV serials. She is best known for playing the role of ‘Chutki’ in Bollywood film, “Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge.”
Pooja Ruparel was born on Friday, 21 November 1980 (age 40 years; as in 2020) in Mumbai. Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.
She did her schooling from Mumbai’s Utpal Shanghvi School and went to Mithibai College to pursue B.A. in Psychology. Thereafter, she enrolled herself in SNDT Women’s University to pursue M.A. in Industrial Psychology. When Pooja was just 13 years old, she started her career as a child artist with the film, “King Uncle.”
Height (approx.): 5′ 5″
Hair Colour: Dark Brown
Eye Colour: Dark Brown
Family & Caste
Parents & Siblings
Pooja Ruparel is the daughter of Sudhir Ramdas Ruparel and Sunita Ruparel. Her sister, Bhavna Ruparel is an actress.
Pooja’s uncle, Shatrughan Sinha is an actor and politician. Her aunt, Poonam Sinha is an actress. Pooja Ruparel is the cousin sister of Sonakshi Sinha (actress), Luv Sinha (actor), and Kush Sinha.
Pooja Ruparel started her acting career as a child artist in 1993 by playing the role of ‘Munna’ in the film, “King Uncle.” She rose to fame by playing the role of ‘Rajeshwari/Chutki’ in the Bollywood film, “Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge” (1995).
Subsequently, she appeared in films like “X: Past Is Present” and “Pela Adhi Akshar.” She has also appeared in many TV commercials.
In addition to being an actress, Pooja is also a stand-up comedian. Pooja has done many live comedy shows. She is a part of the comedy group, “The Cuckoo Club.”
- Actress: Geetanjali Kulkarni
- Travel Destination: France
- Her hobbies include dancing, reading books, and travelling.
- Pooja is a non-vegetarian.
- Ruparel is a food buff. She likes to try out new dishes.