Pooja Lokesh is a popular and famous, young, upcoming and talented Indian actress who mostly works in Tamil television serial and has also appeared in Tamil movies as item song dancer. Pooja Lokesh is also into dubbing and acts as a dubbing artiste for the lead roles in the national serials which are dubbed in Tamil for airing in the Tamil entertainment television channels. Born to popular Kannada cine star Late Lokesh, Pooja Lokesh harbored the dream of becoming an actress and a famous cine personality since her childhood and the opportunity came knocking at her door during her college days. She was noticed by one of the leading television production company and was called for an audition for one of their upcoming project and Pooja Lokesh gladly accepted this opportunity and decided to give it a try. His brother also works in films. Pooja Lokesh has had a successful stint in the Kannada film and television industry as an item song dancer in many films and also as a lead serial actress. But, it was by acting in Tamil television serials and films she gained popularity. Initially, Pooja Lokesh was criticized for being overweight but later she lost oodles of weight to attain a glamorous figure by following strict diet and exercise regime. Pooja Lokesh became famous by acting in hit and popular family drama Tamil serial Selvi which aired on Sun TV in the year 2006. The serial became immensely popular and was dubbed in Telugu where Pooja Lokesh dubbed for her character in Telugu. After that, she was seen acting in many Tamil serials and in character roles in few Tamil movies also, Pooja Lokesh also appeared as a guest artiste in Sun TV’s celebrity chat show Nathchathiram. Pooja also played the role of the main antagonist in another Sun TV’s popular Tamil serial Kungumam
. Presently she is seen acting in Sun TV’s Mahabharatham essaying the role of Ambai- the eldest Kashi Princess.
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Pooja Lokesh is a well known Tamil serial actress who was from Karnataka. She was born and brought up in Bangalore. She is from the family, where all the people belong to the cinema industry. Her father Lokesh is a popular actor in Kannada films. Pooja’s mother Girija is also an actress. Her brother Srujan is a popular cinema cum theatre artist. Pooja did her fine arts degree in Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath in Bangalore. She was motivated by actress Kushboo to act in Tamil serials. Pooja did her first serial in Tamil opposite to Kushboo. The serial is Kungumam and was telecasted in Sun TV. She has done villainy roles in the Tamil serials and earned name and fame. She is a classical dancer and has performed in many reality shows. Serials that made her popular are
, Mahabarath, Kalki, Selvi and Geetanjali. When she entered Tamil industry, Pooja do not know to read and write Tamil. She wrote her dialogues in English and then delivered it. She has settled in Chennai for her career. Pooja has also participated in a cookery show and won the title. Her Italian chicken meal at the finale made her to win the title in the cookery competition. Her favorite food is all the Chinese food items; but she loves the simple rasam rice by her mother very much.