Poorna Jagannathan is a girl with talent and beauty. She is best known for her role in Delhi Belly. The dashing beauty has been named as India’s 50 most beautiful women. She is also named as India’s top 50 most powerful women. Poorna has acted in TV shows as House of cards, Law &Order, Rescue Me. Poorna acted in Bollywood movies like Yeh Jawani Hain Deewani as Riyana Sarai and in Delhi Belly. Poorna is also an amazing theater actress. Poorna co-produced a play called Nirbhaya highlighting various phases of sexual violence which won the coveted Amnesty International Award and the Scotsman Fringe First and Herald Angel Awards. She is a beautiful actress and a model.
Poorna was born on 1972 in Tunisia. It makes her age 44. She is daughter of a diplomat. She is of Indian descent born in USA.Her childhood includes a lot of traveling as she was brought up in Pakistan, Ireland, India, Brazil. She graduated from University of Maryland in journalism. She also started her higher studies in master from The Actor’s Studio but left after sometime. Poorna’s bio can be found in may wiki sites.
Poorna has shown her talent in TV shows, theater and films. Poorna gained popularity as an outgoing girl in the film Delhi Belly. It also earned her a Stardust award for Best supporting actress. Her portrayal of a spunky girl in Delhi Belly earned her the L’Oreal Femina Award for Breakthrough Performance. Poorna’s charming face has been featured in many publications like Elle, Vouge, Cosmopolitan and many more. Poorna is a regular cast of a HBO series Night of.
regular cast of a HBO series Night of. Her acting in the mystery series has been eye catching as it makes the audience watching always left in suspense with awesome plots.Poorna made a play named Nirbhaya which was based on sexual violence. It was featured on gang rape of Delhi 2012.
The sexy beauty has height of 5 feet 6 inches which makes her a tall beauty. She has a weight of 60 kg. Poorna has played independent roles in Indian and English TV shows but she has kept her private life in low profile. There is no rumor of her boyfriend or dating. Poorna has kept her affairs out of limelight.But, it is confirmed that she has a husband. She is married to Azad Oomen from 2003. They have 1 kid.
Poorna being a talented actress and model is a modern beauty with brain. Poorna, with all her hard work has collected massive wealth. Her net worth is around 2 million dollars approximately. Poorna with her attitude and great dressing sense is awarded as Best Dressed women by Grazia in 2014. Poorna is not only limited in acting and modeling. She has taken a step forward in social work also. In her version humanity does not include welfare of human but of animals also. She is brand ambassador of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) in India.
Poorna is an American –Indian beauty who has spotted the unseen view of society and presented well in the glamor industry. Whether it was her role of lively girl in Indian films like Delhi Belly or Yeh Jawani Hain Deewani. Her role in TV shows and theater is much appreciated with her beauty