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Poonam Bajwa is an Indian actress, who predominantly appears in Tamil, Malayalam and Telugu films. She has acted with Mammootty and Mohanlal in multiple films.

Poonam Bajwa
Poonam Amarjeet Singh Bajwa

(1989-04-05) 5 April 1989 (age 29)
OccupationActress, model
Years active2005–present
  • Amarjeet Singh
  • Deepika Singh


Early lifeEdit

A Punjabi by birth, she was born in Mumbai to Amarjith Singh, a naval officer and Deepika Singh, a housewife. She has a younger sister, Daya.[1] She was crowned Miss Pune in 2005 and after which she started modeling part-time while studying. When she went to Hyderabad for a ramp show, the director of Mudati spotted her and asked her if she was interested in films. She had finished her 12th then and had a five-month gap before college and hence agreed to star in his film.[2] She pursued a degree in Literature from SIMC, Pune.


She made her acting debut in the 2005 Telugu film Modati Cinema, following which she appeared in several Telugu films, including Boss opposite Nagarjuna and Bhaskar's Parugu. She debuted in Tamil in 2008 with the Hari-directed masala film Seval and subsequently starred in Thenavattu and Kacheri Arambam, both co-starring Jeeva, and Drohi. Her next project was with new director Praveen Tribiyani, and she also appeared with megastar Mammootty and Mohanlal. She acted in Chinatown, a Malayalam movie as Emily, starring Mohanlal, Dileep, Jayaram, Suraj Venjaramood, and Kavya Madhavan, and directed by Rafi Mecartin.


  Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Movie Role Language Notes
2005 Modati Cinema Sindhu Telugu
2006 Premanthe Inte Pavani Telugu
Boss, I Love You Shruti Ramprakash Telugu
Thangigagi Priya Kannada
2007 Veduka Harini Telugu
2008 Parugu Subbalakshmi Neelakanta Telugu
Seval Parijatham Panchami Tamil
Thenavattu Gayathri Tamil
2010 Kacheri Arambam Madhi Tamil
Drohi Shruthi
2011 Thambikottai Kanaga Amirthalingam Tamil
China Town Emily Malayalam
Venicile Vyaapari Lakshmi Malayalam
2012 Shikari Renuka,
Tamil Dubbed 2013
Manthrikan Nandini Malayalam
2014 Peruchazhi Herself Malayalam Special Appearance
2015 Rosapookkalam Lena Alexander Malayalam
Aambala Herself Tamil Special Appearance
Romeo Juliet Nisha Tamil
2016 Mast Mohabbat Maya Kannada
Aranmanai 2 Manju Tamil
Muthina Kathirikai Maya Tamil
2017 Zachariyapothan Jeevichirippundu Mariya Malayalam
Masterpiece Smitha Malayalam
2018 Bhogi / Memu  TBA Tamil
Kuppathu Raja  TBA Tamil Filming
2019 N.T.R: Kathanayakudu Garapati Lokeswari Telugu


  1. ^ "പൂവ്‌ പോലെ പൂനം -". Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. Retrieved 14 June 2016.
  2. ^ "Poonam Bajwa -With stars in her eyes!". Retrieved 14 June 2016.

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