Harshika Poonacha is an Indian actress, who predominantly works in Kannada films. She also worked in a few Tamil, Malayalam, Bhojpuri, Konkani, and Telugu films. She made her acting debut with the Kannada film PUC (2008). She did her Tamil debut in Anandha Thollai and her Telugu debut in Panipuri. Harshika rose to fame for her movies like Thamaasu, Jackie, and Upendra Matte Baa. She paired opposite Kantara fame Swaraj Shetty in Vinu Balanja’s movie.
|Real Name||Harshika Poonacha|
|Date of Birth||1 May 1993|
|Age (as of 2023)||30|
|Family||Father: Uddapanda Poonacha (Died in 2019)
Mother: Uddapanda Shambavi Poonacha
|School||Yet to be updated|
|College||Christ Junior College, Bangalore
Cambridge Institute of Technology, Bangalore
|Hobbies||Listening to music, Singing, Cooking, Shopping|
|Birth Place||Ammathi, Kodagu, Karnataka|
|Hometown||Ammathi, Kodagu, Karnataka|
|Current City||Bangalore, Karnataka, India|
Social Media Profiles
- After schooling, Harshika spent two months working as a television anchor by hosting shows such as Nimmindha Nimagaagi, Hrudayadinda, and Sarigamapa before beginning the professional course.
- She joined Maxpro Software Company and agreed to work for five days a month while working 21 days in films.
- Her Instagram account has more than 991K followers (as of January 2023).
|2009||Edukondalavada Venkataramana Andaru Bagundali||Telugu film|
|2010||Thamassu||Amreen Sabha||Karnataka State Film Award for Best Supporting Actress|
|2010||Jackie||Yashodha||Suvarna Award for Best Supporting Actress
Nominated, Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress – Kannada
|2010||Naariya Seere Kadda||Ramya|
|2011||Murali Meets Meera||Shwetha|
|2013||Mangana Kaiyalli Manikya|
|2013||Case No. 18/9||Special appearance|
|2016||Appudala Ippudila||Telugu film|
|2017||Upendra Matte Baa||Nominated – SIIMA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Female)- Kannada|
|2021||Hum Hai Raahi Pyar Ke||Bhojpuri film|
|TBA||Un Kadhal Irundhal||Tamil film|
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