Vedhika – Biography, Facts & Life Story

Nickname Vedhika, Ved
Gender Female
Age 34 years old (in 2023)
Date of Birth 21 February 1988
Full Name Vedhika Pooja Kumar
Profession Actress, Model
Nationality Indian
Birthplace Solapur, Maharashtra, India
Religion Hinduism
Zodiac Sign Pisces

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Body Measurements 32-26-32
Bodytype Hourglass
Height 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m)
Weight 50 kg (110 lbs)
Waist 26 Inches
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Shoe Size 7.5 (US)
Dress Size 6 (US)

Vedhika is an illustrious Indian movie actress who has starred in Malayalam, Tamil; Telugu and Kannada movies. She initiated her career with a Tamil movie titled Madrasi. Her major breakthrough was portraying the role of Angamma in the movie titled Paradesi, receiving critical acclamation and awards for her role. Next year, Vedhika delivered another illustrious role in the movie titled Kaaviya Thalaivan.

Vedhika enrolled for Kishore Namith Kapoor Acting School with the sole intention of learning acting as well as dancing skills. Throughout her time, she was highly fascinated towards modeling projects and did a noteworthy commercial ad for biscuits together with renowned actor Suriya. Vedhika was afterwards contacted by Arjun to portray the leading role in his movie titled Madrasi and she happily accepted that role.  Vedhika moved ahead to cast in Raghava Lawrence’s comic revulsion Muni. After that, she starred in her first Telugu movie titled Vijayadasami, a Telugu version of the movie titled Sivakasi.

In the year 2008, Vedhika’s first release, was the Silambarasan featured Kaalai. The movie became a superhit for the item song titled “Kutti Pisase” with Vedhika’s dance being commercially and critically acclaimed. She moved ahead to stare in Sakkarakatti, a delayed movie with music composed by A. R. Rahman, with her remarkable role being defined as one of the exclusive positives in this project. In the same year, Vedhika appeared in a Kannada movie titled Sangama alongside Ganesh, and the film gained her positive reviews for her wonderful performance. In the year 2009, she starred as an RJ Anjali in A. Venkatesh’s production Malai Malai with the movie subsequently goes on as a big hit.

Vedhika was chosen by renowned director Bala for the film Paradesi. She had been suggested by famous actress Sangeetha, signing for the film in 2011 and did not take any other project till its release, featuring an expressively modest role and depicting the character of a village girl for the very first time.

Vedhika afterwards starred in Vasanthabalan’s fictional movie titled Kaaviya Thalaivan, which was made in the framework of Madrasi theatre scene, and casted her opposite Prithviraj and Siddharth. Depicting a role enthused by stage perfromer K. B. Sundarambal, Vedhika signed this movie right after it being offered to her. The movie released in the year 2014 with positive assessments, with Vedhika’s acting being consistently praised by critics. A positive review from noted “it is really fascinating to see Vedhika in such a role wherein she not only looks stunning but delivers a remarkable performance”.


Vedhika Education

Qualification: Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Master of Business Administration in Marketing (MBA)

College: Business Administration
Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom

Vedhika Career

Profession: Actress, Model

Known For: Indian film actress who has appeared in Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada and Telugu films.


Tamil: Madrasi (2006)
Telugu: Vijayadasami (2007)
Kannada: Sangama (2008)
Malayalam: Sringaravelan (2013)
Bollywood: The Body (2019)

Family & Relatives

Father: Name Not Known

Mother: Name Not Known

Brother: 1

Sister: None

Marital Status: Single

Vedhika Favorites

Hobbies: Travelling, Cooking, Reading, Dancing, Playing (Badminton & Basketball)

Favorite Actor: Bollywood- Amitabh Bachchan Tamil- Rajinikanth

Favorite Actress: Sridevi

Favorite Singer: A R Rehman

Favorite Movie: Chandramukhi, Mughal-E-Azam, Dumb and Dumber, Sadma

Favorite Destination: Japan, Europe

Favorite Food: Biryani, Rice and Tomato Gojju or Rasam, Dim Sum, Chinese Cuisines

Facts You Never Knew About Vedhika

  • Is Vedhika addicted to smoking? : No
  • Is Vedhika alcoholic?: Not Known
  • She belongs to a conformist Kannada family with its origins in Maharashtra.
  • Vedhika was always captivated by the glamorous world and initiated her career with modeling.
  • Prior emerging as an actress, she strengthened her acting abilities from famous Kishore Namit Kapoor Institute of Acting.
  • Vedhika is a proficient dancer and learned dancing talents from Shiamak Davar Institute of Performing Arts.
  • Vedhika is fluent enough in multiple languages like Tamil, Kannada, Marathi, Telegu, English and Hindi.

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