Meet Pooja Bhatt, an Indian actress who is the daughter of director Mahesh Bhatt and is known for her famous body paint act. Her body paint pictures, which were inspired by the work of Demi Moore, made Pooja a controversial name in the traditional Indian media. See photos, video and a biography of Pooja Bhatt here.
Pooja is in the news as she was recently featured as one of the daring actresses in Bollywood. Her bare body paint act includes in the league of Mamta Kulkarni’s Stardust cover, Pooja Bedi’s Kamasutra ad with Marc Robinson and most recently Padma Lakshami’s Allure cover.
“Today, you will not find many stars or models bold enough to strip, no matter how artistic the need or how much the film script demands it, for sheer fear of being dragged to courts or their films being stormed by Moral Police that stops them from running in certain cities. The stakes are too high. And instead of making money and promoting films from nude shoots, stars are more likely to end up losing money, time and sleep over the naked moments.”
As a biography, Pooja Bhatt was born on February 24, 1972 in Mumbai so her age is 37. She is from the famous Bhatt family of the industry and was an actress before turning to become a director and producer.
Pooja made her debut at the age of 17 in Daddy, a movie made for TV with her father. She got her big break in the 1991 movie Dil Hai Ke Manta Nahin opposite Aamir Khan and got the Best Debut award for the movie. Her filmography includes Sadak, Junoon, Dil Hai Ki Manta Nahin, Chaahat, Tamanna and Everybody Says I’m Fine!.
She made her directorial debut in Paap in 2004. The movie starring john Abraham and Udita Goswami, bombed at the box office.
In her personal life, Pooja is married to former Channel V VJ Munish Makhija aka Udham Singh.
Check out a video of Pooja Bhatt below.
Pooja Bhatt Video