Vedhika Wiki, Biography, Age, Movies, Images

Vedhika is an Indian actress who has appeared in several Indian language movies including Malayalam, Telugu, Tamil, and Kannada. She also featured herself in modeling and did big brands advert for biscuits alongside prominent actor Suriya. She made her breakthrough in portraying Angamma in Bala’s period film Paradesi, winning critical acclaim and award nominations for her portrayal. She was roped in as the female lead in Prabhu Deva‘s Petta Rap movie.


Name Vedhika
Real Name Vedhika Pooja Kumar
Nickname Ved, Pooja
Profession Actress, Model
Date of Birth 21 February 1988
Age (as of 2022) 32
Zodiac sign Pisces
Family Father: Yet to be updated
Mother: Yet to be updated
Brother: 1
Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs/Boyfriends NA
Husband NA
Children NA
Religion Hindu
Educational Qualification Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Business Administration, Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Marketing
School Yet to be updated
College Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
Hobbies Acting, Dancing, and Basketball
Birth Place Solapur, Maharashtra, India
Hometown Solapur, Maharashtra, India
Current City India
Nationality Indian

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Interesting Facts

  • She was subsequently approached by Arjun to essay the lead role in his production Madrasi in 2005, and Vedhika accepted the role. Her role was unnoticed due to the film revolves around Arjun’s actions, with a critic naming her performance as “adequate”.
  • After the film Madrasi, Vedhika signed a big-budget Hindi language film, Jai Santoshi Maa, a 1975 remake film of the same name, but the film failed to subsequently materialize, and Vedhika continued acting in South Indian films.
  • She went on to feature in Raghava Lawrence’s comedy horror Muni, but her role was unnoticed once again, and the film went on to become an average grosser commercially.
  • She came to the limelight after she portrays the role of Angamma in the Tamil film Paradesi which was released in 2013. She has a stunning look and a beautiful personality. She also worked for the welfare of deserving people.
  • She was recently featured in the Tata Gulco+ advertisement.
  • Her Instagram account has over 3.8M followers (as of June 2023).


Year Title Role(s) Language(s) Notes
2006 Madrasi Anjali Tamil Debut film
2007 Muni Priya Tamil
2007 Vijayadasami Devi Telugu
2007 Sakkarakatti Reema Tamil
2008 Kaalai Brinda Tamil
2008 Sangama Lakshmi Kannada
2009 Malai Malai Anjali Tamil
2009 Baanam Subbalakshmi Telugu
2011 Daggaraga Dooramga Meenakshi Telugu
2013 Paradesi Angamma Tamil
2013 Sringaravelan Radha Malayalam
2014 Kaaviya Thalaivan Ganakokilam Vadivambal Tamil
2014 Cousins Arathi Malayalam
2016 Shivalinga Satyabhaama alias Satya Kannada
2016 James & Alice Alice Malayalam
2016 Welcome to Central Jail Radhika Malayalam
2017 Gowdru Hotel Rishi’s girlfriend Kannada
2019 Kanchana 3 Priya Tamil
2019 The Body Ritu Hindi
2019 Ruler Sandhya Telugu
2022 Bangarraju Menaka Telugu Cameo Appearance
2022 Home Minister Surekha Kannada
2022 Vinodhan TBA Tamil Post-Production
2022 Chethi Mandharam Thulasi TBA Malayalam Filming
2022 Jungle TBA TamilTelugu Filming
2022 Gana TBA Kannada Filming
2022 Naalaam Thoonu TBA Malayalam Announced

Awards and Nominations

Year Film Award Category Result
2014 Paradesi Edison Awards Best Extreme Performance – Female Won
2014 Paradesi Techofes Best Actress Won
2014 Paradesi Screen Moon Awards Best Actress Won
2014 Paradesi Vijay Awards Best Actress Nominated
2014 Paradesi 61st Filmfare Awards South Best Actress – Tamil Nominated
2015 Kaaviya Thalaivan 62nd Filmfare Awards South Best Actress – Tamil Nominated
2015 Kaaviya Thalaivan Edison Awards Best Extreme Performance – Female Won
2015 Kaaviya Thalaivan 3rd SIIMA Awards Best Actress – Tamil Nominated
2015 Kaaviya Thalaivan Vijay Awards Best Actress Nominated
2015 Kaaviya Thalaivan Norway Tamil Film Festival Awards Best Actress Won
2016 James & Alice Asiavision Awards Performer of the Year Won
2017 James & Alice Asianet Film Awards Best Actress Nominated
2017 James & Alice 6th SIIMA Awards Best Actress – Malayalam Nominated
2017 Shivalinga 6th SIIMA Awards Best Actress – Kannada Nominated


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