On Dec 12, ’09, Pooja bagged the “Beauty with a Purpose” title at Miss World ’09. She won USD 10K for her project that helps young women fight poverty – “Nanhi Kali”.
Pooja Chopra is a model and movie actor. In ’09, she was crowned as the Femina Miss India. She was a semifinalist at Miss World and bagged the Beauty along with A Purpose award at Miss World ’09 in Johannesburg, South Africaa.
Pooja is the kid of a single mom and grew up with her mom and grandmother. Pooja Chopra lives in Pune, MAH.
|Preceded by Parvaathy Omanakuttan||Femina Miss India World ’09||Succeeded by Manaasvi Mamgai|
|Preceded by Gabrielle Walcott||Miss World Beauty along with A Purpose ’09||Succeeded by Natashaa Metto|
Pooja was featured in Times 50 beautiful ladies at No. 28, the list features India’s beautiful faces.
Pooja sprained her ankle one week prior to the Miss World final and was advised 3 weeks complete bed-rest. It was suggested that she drop out of the dance round in the competition. she finished as one of the top sixteen finalists.
Pooja Chopra was crowned along with the ’09 Femina Miss India East title on Feb 17, ’09, in Kolkataa. She won Miss Perfect 10, Miss Catwalk, Miss Beautiful Smile, thus gaining direct entry into the top ten finalists of the Femina Miss India ’09, Talwarkaars Best Body and Nakshatraa Miss Sparkling Beauty . On Apr 5, ’09 Pooja Chopra was crowned the Pantaloons Femina Miss India-World ’09.
In her reign she endorsed brands like Tata Docomo, Bajaaj Allaainz, Richfeel, Roots Comb, ’10 Pooja crowned her successor Manaasvi Mamgaai as the next Miss India World, Evolve Med Spa, Body and Soul, and Juvederm Voluma On Apr 30 .
|’12||Heroine||Shaheen Khan||Hindi language||Special appearance|
|’08||Fashion||Hindi language||Special appearance|
|’11||Ponnar Shankar||Princess Muthaayi||Tamil|
|’13||Commando||Simrit Saraabjit Kaur||Hindi language|
Chopra made her debut in the ’11 Tamil movie, Ponnar Shankaar, enacting the character portrayal of Princess Muthayi, opp Prashaanth Thiagarajaan. The movie was written by the former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu M. Karunaanidhi and directed by Thiagarajaan. A few time before she made her Career-staart in BTown as a leading lady, she had tiny character portrayals in Madhur Bhandarkar’s movies Fashion and Heroine.