Pony Verma

Pony Verma

Pony Varma is a Kannada Director, Choreographer known for the movies Oggarane(2014)

Other NamesPony Prakashraj,Boney Master
SonVedhanth Prakash Raj
HusbandPrakash Raj(Actor/Director)
Wiki Pagehttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pony_Verma
Twitter Profilehttps://twitter.com/ponyprakashraj
Facebook Profilehttps://www.facebook.com/itsponyprakashraj/

Biography

Pony Verma is an Indian choreographer, who especially has choreographed movies and dance shows in Bolylwood. She has choreographer around 30 movies so far.

Pony Verma was born Rashmi Verma, she was a premature baby, when she was born her skin was soft and wrinkled resembling Pona (cloth used to make Chapathis in Punjab), thus she was called Pony by her aunt, the name got stuck with her throughout childhood, eventually she changed her first name to Pony.

Pony made her debut into chereography through the movie Yeh Teraa Ghar Yeh Meraa Ghar, a 2001 Hindi comedy movie directed by Priyadarshan and starring Sunil Shetty, Mahima Chaudhry, Paresh Rawal.

Pony Verma Marriage with Prakash Raj: Being friends in the industry, Pony Verma & Prakash Raj had known each other for a long time, Prakash Raj had a divorce with his first wife Lalitha Kumari in 2009.

Prakash raj wedding Pony verma
 Pony Verma wedding Prakash Raj

Prakash Raj and Pony Verma got married on August 24, 2010. The Punjabi Hindu traditions were observed at the wedding. The event was atteneded by family, friends & well wishers in the industry. Reception was held in Sahara Hotel, Mumbai.

They had a baby boy in February, 2016, the boy is named Vedhanth Prakash Raj.

prakash raj with wife pony verma & son vedhanth
Pony verma with husband Prakash Raj & son Vedhanth

Prakash Raj with son Vedhanth
Prakash Raj with son Vedhanth Prakash Raj

So far Pony Verma has choreographed for the movies:

  • 2001: Yeh Teraa Ghar Yeh Meraa Ghar (Hindi)
  • 2002: Filhaal... (Hindi)
  • 2003: Baaz: A Bird in Danger (Hindi)
  • 2003: Hungama (Hindi)
  • 2004: Muskaan (Hindi)
  • 2004: Stop! (Hindi)
  • 2004: Hulchul (Hindi)
  • 2004: Dil Bechara Pyaar Ka Maara (Hindi)
  • 2005: Super (Hindi)
  • 2005: Garam Masala (Hindi)
  • 2005: Kyon Ki (Hindi)
  • 2006: Malamaal Weekly (Hindi)
  • 2006: Chup Chup Ke (Hindi)
  • 2007: Bhool Bhulaiyaa (Hindi)
  • 2007: Aap Kaa Surroor (Hindi)
  • 2008: Velli Thirai (Tamil)
  • 2008: Idhi Sangathi (Hindi)
  • 2008: Hastey Hastey (Hindi)
  • 2008: Ugly Aur Pagli (Hindi)
  • 2009: Chandni Chowk to China (Hindi)
  • 2009: Aakasamantha (Hindi)
  • 2010: Guzaarish (Hindi)
  • 2010: Abhiyum Naanum (Tamil)
  • 2010: Khatta Meetha (Hindi)
  • 2010: Prince (Hindi)
  • 2011: Tanu Weds Manu (Hindi)
  • 2011: Ala Modalaindi (Hindi)
  • 2011: Badrinath (Hindi)
  • 2011: Naughty @ 40 (Hindi)
  • 2011: The Dirty Picture (Hindi)
  • 2013: Zila Ghaziabad (Hindi)
  • 2013: Zanjeer (Hindi)
  • 2014: Familywaala (hindi)
  • 2014: Oggarane (Kannada/ Telugu/ Tamil)

Pony Verma made a start to movie making through Oggarane, where she was the associate director of the movie.

TV Appearances

  • Chak Dhoom Dhoom  A dance rality show on Colors Hindi where she was a judge.
  • Ek Khiladi Ek Haseena: A show involving cricketers, where she was a judge.

Awards & Recognition

  • Zee Cine Award for Best Choreography.

Pony Verma: Photos, Pictures

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Prakash raj weds pony verma
Prakash raj weds pony verma
Prakash raj with wife pony verma
Prakash raj with wife pony verma
Prakash raj with wife pony verma & son vedhanth
Prakash raj with wife pony verma & son vedhanth
Prakash raj children- daughters meghana, pooja & son vedhanth
Prakash raj children- daughters meghana, pooja & son vedhanth

Interesting Facts and Trivia

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  1. Prakash Raj took Pony to Taj Mahal, Agra on her birthday
  2. Pony has choreographed a movie in Malayalam with "Mohan Lal", she only found out later that he is a big star down south.
  3. Among the choreographers she likes Prabhu Deva. She appreciates is humility & down to earth personality
  4. Pony considers Priyadarshan as her Godfather in the industry, she credits her success to him, she says she would make herself free from schedules if she has any offer from him. Raju Sundaram is another person who has influenced her.
  5. According to Pony Hritik Roshan, Govinda are the best Male dancers in the industry, While Mahduri Dixit & Sridevi among females.


Pony Verma: Filmography (1)

List By:
2014 Oggarane[Choreography,Director (Associate)]

Quotes

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  1. Every time I land at the Chennai airport, it is a delightfully amusing sight to see the boys holding the boards with my name written
  2. Threre is a major line of difference between dance and acrobatics. Dance has to be graceful.