Other names of Poorni: Annapoorani
Birthday: 04-09-1986
Age: 32
Star sign: Libra


Annapoorani, also popularly known as Poorni, is an actress, an engineer and a VJ from Madurai, a major city in Tamil Nadu. She holds a BTech degree from the University of SASTRA, Tanjore, the historical city of Tamil Nadu. Poorni started off her career by hosting several shows in SUN Music. She has also hosted many shows for Raj Music, Captain TV, Vasanth TV and Mega TV. She also acted in a famous serial in SUN TV of the comedy genre, Mama Mapila. Poorni also featured in many magazines like Kumgumam, Ananda Vikatan, and Surya Kathir. She is also a common face in many advertisements. In 2010, she won Miss Photogenic and Miss Chinnathirai. It is a beauty contest conducted for small screen actresses. Miss Chinnathirai is not like usual pageants where size zero models walk the ramp, many attractive women from the small screen (serial and TV shows) rock the ramp with confidence. There are awards in different categories, such as best physique, best eyes, best complexion, best smile, best hair, best cat walker and best talent. Alongside famous actors like Santhanam and Arya, Annapoorani did the supporting role in the movie, Boss Engira Bhaskaran. Poorni portrayed the character of a blind woman. T

he movie, Boss Engira Bhaskaran revolves around a happy go lucky guy, Bhaskaran, who lives a simple life and is unemployed. He neglects his future and career. Bhaskaran meets Chandrika, a young girl with whom he falls in deep love. This way he decides to change his lifestyle completely, all in pursuit of marrying her. The tagline called Nanbenda got viral post release. The movie released in September 2010 to positive reviews at the box office. Currently, Poorni is working as an engineer in an MNC in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. She has acted in many serials like Ramanujar, Maamamaapla, Pasamalar, Paraasakthi, Mahabaratham, Sondha Bandham, Devadhai, Mohini and Maragatha Veenai.

Pooja Umashankar Tamil Actress

Pooja Umashankar

Pooja Umashankar is also popularly known as Pooja Gauthami Umashankar. Pooja was born in the year 1981 in Sri Lanka. She is an Indian-Sri Lankan actress whose father is an Indian Kannadiga Brahmin and mother is a Sri Lankan. She has proved her acting skills in Tamil movies as well as Malayalam, amateur, Sinhala films. Pooja has completed her pre-schooling in Sri Lanka, and later on, they moved to India. Pooja’s father was not at all interested in the film industry, but she had a keen interest in this industry. She has completed her post graduate degree in Bangalore. She started her career as a role of the Anglo-Indian girl in a Tamil venture. Pooja received many favorable reviews in her second film opposite R. Madhavan. She has started working in commercial Tamil movies. She appeared in many Tamil flicks. Later on, she appeared in Malayalam cinemas. Pooja has received Film fare Award for Best Tamil Actress. She is a sensation in Sri-Lankan Film Industry, and this gave her wings for popularity. She was a judge in a dance show. She was a part of a short film that was shot in 2011. Her critics by the viewers made her more popular. She made herself one of the most well-known leading actresses of Sinhala movies. In 2014, she appeared as a guest appearance in a Tamil movie. In 2014, she got engaged to Srilankan Model Deepak Shanmuganathan. After one year they split saying that there are differences in their lifestyles, dreams, sensitives and expectations. Six years ago, there was a rumor that an MMS clip was uploaded and titled as ‘Tamil actress Pooja’s hot clip. Since she was a top class model in Sri Lankan movies, these all soared around her.