September 4, 1986
Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
|Residence||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Occupation||VJ, Actress, Software Engineer|
|Notable work(s)||Boss Engira Bhaskaran|
|Awards||Miss Chinnathirai 2010|
Early life and family
Poorni was born in Madurai to a Tamil Family from Dindigul. She has a younger sister.
Poorni was put in Telaru up to 1st standard and studied up to 5th standard in MVM, Dindigul. She later finished her 10th from St. Joseph's Girls Higher Secondary Convent, Dindigul and her 12th from SRV, Rasipuram. She holds an engineering degree in Biotech from SASTRA,Tanjore
Small screen career
Poorni started off hosting shows in Sun Music. Later appeared for many channels Vasanth TV, Mega TV,Captain TV, Raj Music. She also acted in a serial called Mama Mapila, a Comedy Serial in Sun TV and was featured on Ananda Vikatan, Kumgumam, Surya Kathir Magazines. She also did a few AD films. She won Miss Chinnathirai 2010 in the Miss Photogenic category.
Poorni debuted in the film Boss Engira Bhaskaran released in 2010 in a major supporting role alongside popular actors Arya and Santhanam. Her portrayal as a blind teacher was appreciated by critics.