Pooja Hegde was one cool kid and her childhood photos are PROOF; Check out

Pooja Hegde is one of the successful stars down South. She has also made a mark for herself in Bollywood.

Pooja who is a former beauty pageant contestant was crowned as the second runner-up at the Miss Universe India 2010 competition before she made her acting debut in Tamil superhero film Mugamoodi.

She featured opposite Naga Chaitanya in Oka Laila Kosam and won everyone's hearts with her stellar performance in the same.

The actress was last seen opposite Prabhas in Radhe Shyam. Fans loved Pooja and Prabhas's chemistry in the same.

For the uninitiated, Pooja has a brother named Rishabh with whom she shares a really close bond.

Baby Pooja - This pic will melt your heart for sure.

Cuteness personified The actress' style is on point.

Pooja is a cool girl and very close to her mother

Lost in her own world We can't take our eyes off Pooja's innocent look in this snap.