Pooja Deol also known as Lynda Deol is an Indian famous Bollywood scriptwriter and also the better half of the legendary actor of Bollywood Sunny Deol. He was elected from the Gurdaspur constituency of Punjab. As an actor, Sunny has worked in more than 90 Hindi films in a career spanning over four decades and is particularly known for his angry action hero persona. Deol has won several awards including two National Film Awards and two Filmfare Awards. Pooja famously known to write the script of the sequel of Yamla Pagla Deewana, there are only few people who knows about her.

Birth Name

Lynda Mahal


Pooja Deol


Writer, Celebrity Wife



Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Pooja Deol was born on the 21st of September 1957, in United Kingdom.


She’s currently 66 years old.

Sun Sign




She has Indian-British ancestry.




Her educational qualifications are unknown.

Family Details

  • Father – Krishan Dev Mahal
  • Mother – June Sarah Mahal
  • Siblings – Suzanne Mahal White (Sister)

Marital Status



Boyfriend / Spouse

Pooja Deol has dated –

  • Sunny Deol (1984-Present) In 1984, Pooja is married to an Indian actor, film director, producer, politician Sunny Deol. The couple has two sons, Karan and Rajveer. Karan was an assistant director on Yamla Pagla Deewana 2 and has rapped in a song sung by Diljit Dosanjh in the film. In 2019, Karan has made his Bollywood debut with the Hindi-language feature film, Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas. In 2023, Rajveer has made his Bollywood debut with the Hindi-language feature film, Dono.

Physical Statistics


  • In feet – 5 feet 5 inches
  • In centimeters – 165 cm
  • In meters – 1.65 m


  • In Kilograms – 60 kg
  • In Pounds – 132 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 34-30-36
  • Bust – 34 inches
  • Waist – 30 inches
  • Hip – 36 inches
  • Bra Size – 32B

Body Build


Eye Color


Hair Color


Shoe Size

She wears a size 7.5 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 5 (US).



Professional Statistics

Famous For

Pooja became known for being the wife of famous Bollywood actor Sunny Deol who is an Indian actor, film director, producer, politician and incumbent Member of Parliament in the Lok Sabha, the lower house of Indian Parliament. She also known as Lynda Deol, is a Punjabi author. She also wrote the story of Yamla Pagla Deewana 2 (2013).

Pooja Deol Net worth

Pooja Deol has an estimated net worth of $1 million dollars as of 2024.

Some Lesser Known Facts About Pooja Deol

  • Pooja also known as Lynda Deol. She is half Indian and half British as her father is an Indian and her mother is British. She was born  to Krishan Dev Mahal and June Sarah Mahal in United Kingdom.
  • Her father Krishan Dev Mahal has worked as a Director in “Vijayta Films International Ltd”, “Sunny SuperSounds Limited” and “Tudor Holdings Limited” in the past.
  • From 1 September 1997 to 2 March 1999, Lynda’s Mother June Sarah Mahal worked as a Secretary in “Tudor Holdings Limited”. She also worked as a Secretary in “Sunny SuperSounds Limited”.
  • Lynda is the wife of actor Sunny Deol. In 1971, Deol’s grandfather Kewal Kishan Singh Deol saw the picture of Lynda Deol and decided he will marry his grandson Sunny’s marriage with Lynda when they would become of legal age. Kewal did not liked the name Lynda so he changed her name to Pooja.
  • In April 2019, her husband Sunny Deol Joined BJP (Bharti Janata Party) Sunny Deol Contested the 2019 lok sabha elections from Gurdaspur and he won the election.
  • Pooja is an excellent writer, she worked with her Boter-in-law (Bobby Deol), Father-in-law (Dharmendra) and Husband in Yamla Pagla Deewana 2.


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