Pooja was last seen in 2009 Tamil drama Naan Kadavul, which was directed by Bala.
"I love to work with kids because you don't feel the pressure of working when you have them around you. I would be more than happy to star in all kids film. This is why I didn't hesitate to play a cameo in Tamil film Drohi as a teacher to kids," Pooja told IANS.
On her return, Pooja is not bothered about competition as she feels there is enough room for everybody in the industry.
"Our cinema industry has a very big heart. It has a place for each and every one of us. As an actor, if one knows his or her place in the industry, then everything falls in place automatically," she added.
Initially Pooja made her appearance in Tamil movies like Jay Jay, Attahasam, Ullam Ketkumae, Githan and Pattiyal. Click here to view more photos of Pooja Umashankar...
Pooja Umashankar will be seen Vidiyum Munn, which is slated to release in September. The movie also includes Malavika Manikuttan, Vinod Kishan, Lakshmi Ramakrishnan and John Vijay in the lead cast, which is directed by Balaji K Kumar.