Puja Banerjee

Puja Banerjee (born February 6, 1987), sometimes credited as Pooja Bose,[1][2][4][3] is an Indian actress.[4][5] She is well known for playing Vrinda in the popular show Tujh Sang Preet Lagai Sajna, which aired on Star Plus. She was a contestant on Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa in 2014 and Comedy Nights Bachao in 2015. She is currently seen in Dev - TV series.

Puja Banerjee
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Puja Banerjee at the audio release of Rajdhani Express in 2013
Born (1987-02-06) February 6, 1987 (age 34)
Other namesPooja Bose
OccupationActress, model
Spouse(s)Arnoy Chakraborty (div.)[1]
Partner(s)Kunal Verma[2][3]


After starting her television career with Kahaani Hamaaray Mahaabhaarat Ki, Banerjee was seen in the romantic show Tujh Sang Preet Lagai Sajna, in which she played the role of a simple Punjabi girl, Vrinda.[6]

She has also acted in a Hindi film titled Veedu Theda.[7] She made her debut in the film Macho Mustanaa, with Hiran Chatterjee (formerly called Macho Mustafaa, but the title was changed due to objections from Muslim clerics regarding the use of the word "Mustafaa".[8] She won a role in Raja Chanda's film Challenge 2, starring Dev Adhikari and Sujit Mondal's film Rocky, starring Mahaakshay Chakraborty. Another unconfirmed movie is Diwana Holo Mon, opposite Hiran Chatterjee.

Banerjee participated in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa (season 7), where she was credited as Puja Bose. Her choreographer was Rajit Dev, who is the chief choreographer to Vaibhavi Merchant.[9]

Personal lifeEdit

Puja was earlier married and divorced.[4] She is currently married to her Tujh Sang Preet Lagai Sajna co star Kunal Verma and have a son.[2][1][3]


Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Film Role Language Notes
2011 Veedu Theda Meghna Telugu
2012 Macho Mastanaa Diya Bengali
2012 Challenge 2 Pooja Bengali
2013 Rajdhani Express Sunita Hindi
2013 Loveria Sweety Bengali
2013 Rocky Nandini Bengali
2013 Oh! Henry Brishti Bengali
2013 Proloy Special Dancer Bengali
2013 Ramaiya Vastavaiya Cameo Hindi
2014 Teen Patti Mohor Bengali
2016 Great Grand Masti Sapna Amar Saxena Hindi
2018 Hoichoi Unlimited Lola Bengali
2018 Deewana Holo Mon TBA Bengali Filming
2018 Ye Maya Hanaima TBA Nepali Filming
2018 Bhalobasa Bhalobasa 2 TBA Bengali Filming
2019 Challenge 3 TBA Bengali Filming
TBA 3 Dev Item number Hindi Filming


Year Show Role Channel Notes
2008 Kahaani Hamaaray Mahaabhaarat Ki Radha 9X Debut Show
2008 Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii Guest Star Plus Promotion of Tujh Sang Preet Lagai Sajna
2008 Sapna Babul Ka...Bidaai
2008–2010 Tujh Sang Preet Lagai Sajna Vrinda Lead Role
2009 Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai Vrinda/Guest
2009 Kayamath Vrinda/Guest Cameo Appearance
2010 Sarvggun Sampanna Swara Imagine TV Lead Role
2013–2014 Devon Ke Dev - Mahadev Goddess Parvati Life OK Lead Role
2013 Comedy Nights with Kapil Herself Colors TV Promotion of her film with Govinda
2014 Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 7 Herself Colors TV Eliminated 7th week - 27 July 2014
2015-2017 Comedy Nights Bachao Various Characters
2015–2016 Qubool Hai Afreen Zee TV Negative Role
2015 Darr Sabko Lagta Hai Dr. Radhika &TV Episode 18
Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 8 Herself Colors TV Guest
Comedy Classes Special Performance Life OK Guest
2016 Bigg Boss 9 Herself Colors TV Guest
Comedy Nights Live Herself Colors TV Various Characters
Bigg Boss Bangla Colors Bangla Evicted
2017 Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa (season 9) Guest Colors TV Co Contestant for Teen Ka Tadka
Dev 'Mehak Burman, Vaani Sahay Colors TV Lead Role
Comedy Dangal Various characters &TV Various Characters

Music VideosEdit

Year Album Song Co-Star
2016 Aap Se Mausiiquii "Aap Se Mausiiquii" Himesh Reshammiya


  1. ^ a b c "Kunal Verma shares details of his engagement with Puja Banerjee, says he was commitment phobic earlier". Times of India. 14 August 2017.
  2. ^ a b c Kunal Verma: After our break-up I realised that Puja Banerje was the one for me
  3. ^ a b c Actress Puja Banerjee gets engaged to beau Kunal Verma; see pics - India Today
  4. ^ a b c "Post divorce, Puja Bose is now back to being Puja Chakraborty". Tellychakkar.com. 2014.
  5. ^ "Puja Banerjee". Archived from the original on 8 June 2014.
  6. ^ Pooja Banerjee has blind faith over Ekta Kapoor Archived 8 July 2012 at archive.today. One India. 6 November 2008
  7. ^ "Actor Nikhil tastes commercial success". The Times of India. 19 December 2011. Archived from the original on 7 October 2013.
  8. ^ "Macho Mustafa' is now 'Macho Mastana'". The Times of India. 24 February 2012. Archived from the original on 27 April 2013.
  9. ^ "Puja Banerjee". Archived from the original on 8 June 2014. Retrieved 30 June 2014.

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