Poonam Jhawer,पूनम झावर, is an Indian film actress and model. Poonam Jhawer was born on 14 August 1976 in Mumbai, Maharashtra. She was born in a business class family. Her mother's name is Poojashri and she is a Hindi poetess who has written many books and done a lot of live Kavi sammelan. Her family is originally from Rajasthan. She had done her schooling and college education in Mumbai. She was born to a Marwari Maheshwari family.
Poonam Jhawer is a Bollywood film maker, singer, actress and glamour model. She started her career in a super hit Hindi film Mohra. Her work also includes few successful projects in the South Indian film industry.
Poonam also starred in Muthbhed A Planned Encounter, starring Mukesh Tiwari and Sanjay Sharma, produced by Kumar Mangat and Suraj Bhardwaj, directed by Suraj Bhardwaj. It was released earlier this year.
Poonam later work includes the 2003 film Aanch directed by Rajesh Kumar Singh starring Nana Patekar, Paresh Rawal, Ayesha Jhulka. She turned producer with this film which saw great critical acclaim and did moderate business at the box office being more popular in northern part of India with niche audience. She also started her music career with the song "Sun Meri Raani" as a singer for the soundtrack of this film. Her role as Lata Thakur was one of the film's highlight. She has also acted in Bhuppy Lahri's film Deewana Hoon Main Tera and The Black and White Fact.