Puja Gupta

Puja Gupta (born 30 January 1987) is an Indian model and actress. She is a former Miss India Universe, a title she won in 2007.

Puja Gupta
Puja Gupta with Thor.jpg
Born (1987-01-30) 30 January 1987 (age 34)
OccupationActress, model
Years active2007–present
TitleFemina Miss India Universe 2007
Varun Talukdar
(m. 2019)
Beauty pageant titleholder
Femina Miss India 2007
Miss Universe 2007
(Top 10)

Life and careerEdit

Gupta was born in New Delhi, India. Her modeling breakthrough came in 2007 when she won the title of Miss India Universe.[1][2][3] She represented India at the 2007 Miss Universe competition in Mexico, where she made the top ten. Following this she became the marketing face for a number of brands and labels.[which?]

She made her acting debut in the film F.A.L.T.U.[4] In 2013, she appeared in the film Go Goa Gone and Shortcut Romeo. As at 2018 she has eight acting credits, according to IMDb.

Gupta is a supporter of the animal rights organization PETA.[5]

Personal lifeEdit

Puja is married to investment banker Varun Talukdar.[6]


Year Title Role Notes
2011 F.A.L.T.U Puja Debut film
2013 Go Goa Gone Luna Zombie film
2013 Shortcut Romeo Sherry / Raathikha
2015 Hate Story 3 Cameo appearance in movie song "Neendein Khul Jaati Hain"[7][8]
2019 Aadat Diaries TBA
2021 Go Goa Gone 2


  1. ^ Sharma, Purnima (31 May 2007). "I feel like a winner: Puja Gupta". Times of India. Retrieved 27 March 2011.
  2. ^ "You have to be diplomatic to survive in Bollywood: Puja Gupta – The Times of India". Timesofindia.indiatimes.com. 15 June 2013. Retrieved 19 February 2014.
  3. ^ "Puja Gupta does a hat trick with her bikini act". The Times of India. Archived from the original on 13 June 2013. Retrieved 19 February 2014.
  4. ^ "Jackky, Puja are just good friends?". Times of India. 28 February 2011. Retrieved 27 March 2011.
  5. ^ Puja Gupta Says, ‘Let Vegetarianism Grow on You’. petaindia.com
  6. ^ "SEE PICS: Has Go Goa Gone actor Puja Gupta found love in Varun Talukdar?".
  7. ^ Karan Singh Grover, Puja Gupta on sets of 'Hate Story 3' – Entertainment. Mid-day.com. Retrieved on 1 October 2016.
  8. ^ 'Hate Story 3' wrapped up with a racy number – Times of India. Timesofindia.indiatimes.com (14 October 2015). Retrieved on 2016-10-01.

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
  Neha Kapur
Femina Miss India Universe
Succeeded by
  Simran Kaur Mundi