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Puja Gupta is an Indian actor and model. She represented India at the Miss Universe pageant in 2007, finishing 6th. She made her Bollywood debut in 2011’s F.A.L.T.U. Career: Being chosen Miss India-Universe in 2007 was Puja Gupta’s initiation into the world of glamour. A 6th place finish at the Miss Universe pageant in Mexico did nothing to dampen her marketability, as she signed a slew of modelling and endorsement deals upon her return. Briefly she was also an Indian tourism ambassador. Pooja Gupta has also fronted campaigns for Marico’s Hair Care and appeared in print ads for Coca Cola, Baush & Lomb and in a TV campaign for Lays Tango Pooja Gupta’s Bollywood debut was in FALTU, alongside Arshad Warsi, Jackky Bhagnani and Riteish Deshmukh. The movie was not regarded highly by critics, but did well at the box office. She followed that up with a part as a lonely, rich girl in Shortcut Romeo, which received mixed responses. Her next movie, Go Goa Gone, in 2013, did much better. Pooja Gupta’s performance, along with the rest of the cast, came in for uniform across-the-board praise. Personal Life: Pooja Gupta was born in New Delhi in 1985 to Madhoo and Roshan Lal Gupta. She supports vegetarianism and AIDS awareness as causes. She is also a trained martial artist.