Pooja Tripathi is a first generation Indian American actor, filmmaker and violinist based in New York City. She grew up in Pittsburgh & NYC, and studied at Carnegie Mellon University.
Pooja is the co-creator of Dutch American dramedy series Amsterdam Ave. which was created by a 90% female crew and takes place in The Netherlands and NYC, featuring talent including Catherine Curtin, music directors Coco & Breezy, and has been featured in Elle, Marie Claire, Grazia, and more. She and her co-creator set up an Amsterdam Ave. tour of 30+ screenings with stops including Harvard Business School, the LinkedIn and Scholastic HQs, Soho House, the Dutch Embassy.
In 2021, Pooja joined Tiktok making comedic videos about the characters and situations of life in New York City. In just a couple months she amassed 10k followers and over 600k total likes. She's created many viral videos hitting anywhere from 20k to 1.3 million views each. Find Pooja on Tiktok: @winnie_thepooj
Finally, Pooja also co-created vegan musical comedy web-series Kombuchachacha, starring in the role of Apricot.