Pooja Sharma is an Indian television actress, anchor and a model. She was born on July 12, 1989 in New Delhi, India. She has moved to Mumbai, Maharashtra, India to pursue her acting career. Pooja came from a cultured family from Delhi. Her family was very supportive on her career and always appreciates her work. She has a strong passion for theatres and performing arts. While in college, she was chosen in Doordarshan India to do a talk show about sports. She first thought that she didn’t do well in the show, but someone said, she has a future in becoming an anchor. After being an anchor and does some auditions in Zoom, Indian’s entertainment television channel, Pooja was finally selected. Aside from anchoring, she also did TVC’s and ramp modeling. She did many ads and she was one of the Top 10 Finalists in 2006’ Femina Miss India.

She was debuted as a television actress in the anthology series, Teri Meri Love Stories broadcasted on Star Plus in 2012. She played the role of Sia Bhel in the Episode 12 of the show along with Karan Kundra. Later, she got her fame for her character as Draupadi in the epic show, Mahabharat on Star Plus channel in 2013. She was a host at that time and because of her good voice and looks, Mahabharat’s casting director contacted Pooja and asked to do the audition. After three days of not attending the audition, the director obliged her to try auditioning. She gave it a try but she didn’t expect that she will be chosen. After 4-5 days, the Mahabharat production team called her and informed her that she was selected to do the role of Draupadi. She cried when she received that call and was very happy to know that she was selected. Yuvika Chaudhary together with Anupriya Kapoor was also contacted to do the role, but it was Pooja who got the opportunity. She was the last one to join the casting of Mahabharat. It had became her training ground, she was thought how to speak the language properly, how to cry and remember all the lines. The show became very successful and her character gave her recognitions and praised. It was also in the set of Mahabharat when her dupatta caught fire. Good thing her hair dresser saw the accident and quickly put the fire out.

Pooja likes to eat something cheesy and creamy after a whole day of hard work. She also likes to listen to Phir Le aaya Dil from the Bollywood film, Barfi.
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Shafaq Naaz

Shafaq Naaz is an actress in the Indian TV industry and currently she is playing an effective character of Pandawa's mother (Kunti) in the Mahabharath (Star Plus TV Serial).Shafaq Naaz was born in Meerut, UP, India on 7th Feb 1993. She became a dancer under the guidance of Saroj Khan. With the suggestion of his dance teacher, she tried to enter the Indian TV industry. She acted in many TV serials like Sanskar Lakshmi, Adaalat, Aahat and Surya the cop, etc., Also she was in adventures, which is a reality show in Pakistan. Now, she is actively playing the character of Kunti in Mahbharath and become a popular actress in the Indian TV industry. Initially, She got a chance to play character roles of Kunti and also Madrid. She has mentioned in one of the interviews that she made a good decision by choosing powerful role of Kunti. She also said that it is a wonderful experience participating in workshops for Mahabharath serial and succeeding in playing the character of Kunti and she is really happy in doing this. Shafaq Naaz appeared in Mahabharat (as Kunti), Sanskaar Lakshmi (as Randhal), Love, Marriage Ya Arranged Marriage (as Pooja), Teri Meri Love Stories (as a pair) etc., Falak Naaz is the younger sister of Shafaq Naaz. Falak Naaz is also a famous TV actress. She appeared in shows like Laagi Tujhse Lagan and Adaalat. Serial Acted: Mahabharat as Kunti (Pandaw's Mother), Sanskaar Laxmi as Randhal, Love Marriage Ya Arranged Marriage as Pooja, Teri Meri Love Stories as Pari, Sapna Babul Ka...Bidaai as Gunni and Shubh Vivah as Karuna Saxena DOB: 7th Feb 1993

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Pooja Joshi

Pooja Joshi is an Indian Hindi Television actress. She was born in Uttarakhand. She is a well known actress to all who are watching the daily soap in "Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai" as Varsha. She is beautiful and most talented woman. She knows Hindi, English and Marathi. Childhood onwards she aspires to become a teacher. She likes that profession a lot. Once she has grown up, her aim got changed to become an air hostess. She was very much excited about that job. But because of her height, she gave up that desire. After that, she got a chance to perform in the television industry. She debuted as an actress in serials as a female lead in the serials like Prithviraj Chauhan, Mera Sasural and also in Sujatha. After that, she got a great chance to act in very popular serial "Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai" as Varsha. Varsha role is a wonderful character and she got so many fans. The serial was telecasted from January 12, 2009. This serial won so many awards. Still, it is being telecasted on STAR Plus. In this serial Varsha belongs to the traditional Gujarati family. Varsha is good looking, marvelous wife, daughter-in-law and also tremendous mother. This serial is trying to explain about the traditional arranged marriages and their affections. Pooja performed really an enormous job. All viewers love her character as well as the serial in the way they directed. Pooja mentioned in one of the interview that Varsha role belongs to her real life too, which means her character is also like that. Pooja Joshi is now single. She is dating  businessman who is from Akola, Maharashtra since 2 years. She revealed to the media about her love, but did not share more details about his name, etc. Both families accepted their love, but she is very busy with her schedule right now. Her boyfriend comes to visit her frequently even though she is busy. She likes to visit Gujarat and also Jamnagar. Pooja is cool, homely, friendly and antique. She likes shopping. She keeps both professional and personal life balanced. So that she can enjoy their personal life. Now her aim is to become a Bollywood actress. She is waiting for that chance. Wish her all the best for her career. Serial Acted: Sujata, Prithviraj Chauhan, Mera Sasural and yeh rishta kya kehala hai DOB: 9th September

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