29 December 1971
|Occupation||Actress, philanthropist, blogger, activist|
|Spouse(s)||Pushkar Madhav (2002–2006)(Divorced)|
Heera was born in Chennai. Her father Rajagopal, was a dermatologist in Apollo hospitals, Chennai. Her mother was a nurse in the Indian Army. She graduated in Psychology from Women's Christian College, Chennai.  She married Pushkar Madhav, a Businessman, in 2002 and they divorced in 2006.
Heera Rajagopal debuted in Tamil under Sathya Jyothi banner with the film Idhayam alongside Murali. This film was a major hit in Tamil as well as Telugu. She debuted in Bollywood with the film Amaanat co-starring Sanjay Dutt. In Malayalam she debuted with Mohanlal in Nirnayam. She appeared in notable films also featuring Kamal Haasan, Mohanlal, Mammootty, Chiranjeevi, Ravichandran, Nagarjuna, Balakrishna, Ajith Kumar, Vineeth, Karthik, Ravi Teja, Ramesh Aravind, and Anil Kapoor.
- Idhayam (1991) (Tamil)
- Nee Pathi Naan Pathi (1991) (Tamil)
- Public Rowdy (1992) (Telugu)
- Thiruda Thiruda (1993) (Tamil)
- Band Master (1993) (Tamil)
- Amanaat (1994) (Hindi)
- The Gentleman (1994) (Hindi)
- Namma Annachi (1994) (Tamil)
- Sathi Leelavathi (1995) (Tamil)
- Nirnayam (1995) (Malayalam)
- Oru Abhibhashakante Case Diary (1995) (Malayalam)
- Krishna (1996) (Tamil)
- Kadhal Kottai (1996) (Tamil)
- Avvai Shanmugi (1996) (Tamil)
- Aavida Maa Aavide (1998) (Telugu)
- Pooveli (1998) (Tamil)
- Thodarum (1999) (Tamil)
- Suyamvaram (1999) (Tamil)
- Rajitha (16 August 1999). "Pretty piqued". Rediff.com. Retrieved 20 June 2016.
- Kumar, K. Naresh (1995). Indian cinema: ebbs and tides. Har-Anand Publications.