Are you a Fan Of Bhumi Pednekar? Want to know more about Bhumi? Then here is the Complete Bhumi Pednekar Biography.

Bhumi Pednekar is an Indian Actress who works in Bollywood Film Industry. She is well known for her Overweight characters film Dum Laga Ke Haisha.

Glamorous Bhumi Pednekar Biography

Bhumi Pednekar is born on 18 July 1989 (age 30) BombayMaharashtra, India. Her mother Sumitra Pednekar is a Hariyanvi and her Father Satish Pednekar is a Marathi.

She has a twin sister called Samiksha Pednekar who is working as a lawyer.

Cute Girl Bhumi’s Education

Bhumi studied at Arya Vidya Mandir in Juhu Mumbai. Later she tries to complete her graduation in Communication and media arts, Mumbai but lack of attendance she failed to complete. Then she completed B.COM from the University of Mumbai.

Even though she was good at studies, she failed in Physics subject in class 7th.

Inspiring Story Of Bhumi and Acting Career

Bhumi always wanted to be an actor and at the age of 16 only, she joined Subhash Ghai acting school. And at the age of 18, she applied for the Yash Raj Films post and selected as Casting Director under Shanu Sharma.

She worked as an Assistant Casting Director in Chak DE India, Rocket Singh – Salesman of the Year and Teen Patti.

Later in 2014, She auditioned for the Dum Laga Ke Hiasa Aand got selected opposite to Ayushman Khurana. For this film, Bhumi Gaines about 25KG weight and after the film she lost the 27KG weight. The film got a lot of critics and she won her First Filmfare was for the Best Female Debut.

Later she appeared in Man’s World Web Series.

After a year gap, Bhumi made her comeback with Shree Narayan Singh’s directorial debut Toilet: Ek Prem Katha (2017), alongside Akshay Kumar. The film was blockbuster and god good response from the audience.

The same year she again paired with Ayushman Khurrana in comedy-drama film Shubh Mangal Saavdhan (2017). The film was commercially successful and Bhumi Pednekar got her first nomination for the Filmfare Award for Best Actress.

In 2018, Forbes India featured Bhumi Pedneker in their 30 under 30 lists. Now coming back to the acting, Bhumi played the role of Maid who had an affair with her owner in Zoya Akhtar’s segment in the Netflix anthology film Lust Stories (2018).

Now this year Bhumi paired with Sushant Singh Rajput in Abhishek Chaubey’s crime drama Sonchiriya. Here at this film, She played the role of Indumati, a young housewife on the run in rural Chambal.

Later she acted in sharpshooter Chandro Tomar in Tushar Hiranandani‘s biographical film Saand Ki Aankh alongside Taapsee Pannu.

Bhumi paired third time with Ayushman for Bala film. The film was successful in the box office and later she acted in Pati Patni Aur Woh co-starring Kartik Aaryan and Ananya Panday. Even though the film was a remake of the 1978 film under a similar title, it was successful.
Bhumi Pednekar Dancing with Ayushman Khurana

Bhumi Pednekar has signed a lot of films including Karan Johar’s horror production Bhoot – Part One: The Haunted Ship opposite to Vicky Kaushal, Alankrita Shrivastava’s comedy Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare alongside Konkona Sen Sharma.

Versatile Actress Bhumi Pednekar Filmography

2014Dum Laga Ke HaishaSandhya Varma/Tiwari
2015Man’s WorldUnnamed
2017Toilet: Ek Prem KathaJaya Joshi/Sharma
2017Shubh Mangal SaavdhanSugandha Joshi/Sharma
2018Lust StoriesSudha
2019SonchiriyaIndumati Tomar
2019Saand Ki AankhChandro Tomar
2019Pati Patni Aur WohVedika Tripathi
2020Bhoot – Part One: The Haunted ShipTBA
2020Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitare Kitty

Hard worker Bhumi Pednekar Awards

  • Year: 2016
  • Film: Dum Laga Ke Haisha
  • Awards:
Award Category
Filmfare Awards Best Female Debut
Producers Guild Film Awards Best Female Debut
Screen Awards Best Female Debut
Zee Cine Awards Best Female Debut
Stardust Awards Superstar of Tomorrow – Female
BIG Star Entertainment Awards Most Entertaining Actor in a Social Role – Female
International Indian Film Academy Awards Best Female Debut

Some Unknown Facts About Bhumi Pednekar

Bhumi Pednekar Doing Workout
Bhumi Pednekar Doing Workout
  • Bhumi Pednekar is a Gym Freak
  • Her Favourite Food is Butter Chicken and Chocolates.
  • She gained 25KG for the film Dum Laga Ke Haisha.
  • In 2018, Forbes India featured Bhumi Pedneker in their 30 under 30 lists.
  • She has a twin sister called Samiksha Pednekar.
  • She worked as an Assistant Casting Director in Chak DE India, Rocket Singh – Salesman of the Year and Teen Patti.

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