Tamannaah Bhatia, a renowned Indian film actress and model, has made significant contributions to the Indian film industry. The Bollywood Actress known for her work in Telugu, Tamil, and Hindi films, she has become a household name across the country.
Early Life and Upbringing
Born on December 21, 1989, in Mumbai, India, Tamannaah hails from a Sindhi family. Her father, Santhosh Bhatia, is a diamond merchant, and her mother, Rajani Bhatia, is a homemaker.
She also has an elder brother named Anand. Tamannaah attended Maneckji Cooper Education Trust School in Mumbai and later graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from National College, Mumbai. From a young age, she showed a keen interest in acting and dancing.
Personal Life – Age, Zodiac Sign
|Full Name||Tamannaah Bhatia|
|Nickname||Tammy, Milk Beauty|
|Alternative Names(s) (also know as)||Tamannaah Bhatia, Milky|
|Date of Birth||21 December 1989|
|Age (as of 2023)||33 Years|
|Birthplace||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Education Qualification||Bachelor of Arts (Distance Education)|
|Hobbies and Interests||Dancing, Reading, Writing Poetry & Quotes|
|Languages Known||Hindi, English, Telugu and Tamil|
|Social Media Profiles link (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter)||Facebook, Instagram, Twitter|
|Wikipedia Profile link||Tamannaah Bhatia – Wikipedia|
|IMDb Profile link||Tamannaah Bhatia – IMDb|
Physical Appearance – Height, Weight, Body Measurements
|Body Measurements (Chest – Waist – Hips)||34-28-36 inches|
|Height in feet, inches, cm||5’5″ (165 cm)|
|Weight in kg, lbs||55 kg (121 lbs)|
|Eye Color||Light Brown|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Distinctive Features||Charming smile|
Family and Relationships – Boyfriend/Husband, Affairs
Tamannaah is known for keeping her personal life private. However, she was rumored to be dating cricketer Virat Kohli in 2012, and later, a picture of her shopping jewelry with Pakistani cricketer Abdul Razzaq sparked rumors of marriage. Both rumors were later denied by the actress.
|Spouse – Husband||N/A|
|Father||Santosh Bhatia (Diamond Merchant)|
|Siblings||Anand Bhatia (Elder)|
|Affairs – Boyfriend(s)||Virat Kohli (cricketer), Name not known (USA based physician, rumoured), Vijay Varma (actor)|
Rise to Stardom
Tamannaah began her acting career at the tender age of 15 with the Hindi film “Chand Sa Roshan Chehra” in 2005. The same year, she made her Telugu film debut with “Sree” and her Tamil debut with “Kedi” in 2006.
Despite the initial films not being profitable ventures, her performances were critically acclaimed.
Debut Film – Chand Sa Roshan Chehra
Successful Films – Paiyaa
Career, Awards, and Achievements
With a filmography of over 75 films, Tamannaah has garnered many accolades, including the Kalaimamani and SIIMA Awards. She has also been nominated eight times for the Filmfare Awards South. Some of her notable works include “Ayan” (2009), “Paiyaa” (2010), “Siruthai” (2011), “Veeram” (2014), “Dharma Durai” (2016), “Devi” (2016), “Sketch” (2018), “100% Love” (2011), “Racha” (2012), “Thadaka” (2013), “Baahubali: The Beginning” (2015), “Bengal Tiger” (2015), “Oopiri” (2016), “Baahubali 2: The Conclusion” (2017), “F2 — Fun and Frustration” (2019), and “Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy” (2019).
|Debut Film||Chand Sa Roshan Chehra (2005)|
|Notable Roles||Avanthika in Baahubali series, Maha Lakshmi in 100% Love, Jwala Reddy in Seetimaarr|
|Recent Films – New Movies||Maestro (2021), Seetimaarr (2021), Plan A Plan B (2022), Babli Bouncer (2022)|
|Upcoming Films||F3: Fun and Frustration (2022), Bholaa Shankar (2023), Jailer (2023), Lust Stories 2 (2023), Jee Karda (2023)|
|Popular Television Series||11th Hour (2021), November Story (2021), MasterChef Telugu (2021)|
|Awards and Achievements||Kalaimamani Award, SIIMA Award for Best Actress – Telugu, Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress nomination, Filmfare Awards South nominations|
|Endorsements/Brand Collaborations||Malabar Gold and Diamonds, Celkon Mobiles, Fanta, Chandrika Ayurvedic soap, Zee Telugu, Khazana Jewellery, Shaaz, AVR and Himani Navratna Hair Oil|
|Philanthropy/Charity Work||Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, PETA India, Pratyusha Support Foundation, TeachAIDS|
|Professional Associations||South Indian Film Artistes’ Association, Movie Artist Association|
|Training and Education||Maneckji Cooper Education Trust School, Mumbai; Prithvi Theatre for a year|
|Production Company||Tamannaah Bhatia Productions|
|Box Office Success – Hit Movies||Happy Days (2007), Ayan (2009), Paiyaa (2010), Siruthai (2011), Racha (2012), Baahubali: The Beginning (2015), Oopiri (2016), Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (2017), F2: Fun and Frustration (2019), Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy (2019)|
|Critical Acclaim Movies||Kalloori (2007), Konchem Ishtam Konchem Kashtam (2009), 100% Love (2011), Tadakha (2013), Dharma Durai (2016), Devi (2016)|
Assets and Finances – Net Worth
|Net Worth in Rs. and Dollars||Rs. 120 crores ($16 million)|
|Per Movie Charges in Rs. and Dollars||Rs. 4-5 Crores ($0.5-0.7 million)|
|Per Endorsement Charges in Rs. and Dollars||Rs. 70-80 lakhs ($0.1 million)|
|Sponsorship Deals||Mobile Premier League, Fanta, Celkon Mobiles, Chandrika Ayurvedic Soap, etc|
|Business Ventures||White & Gold (jewellery store)|
|Real Estate Holdings||Luxury apartment in Versova, Mumbai worth Rs. 16.60 crores ($2.2 million)|
|Luxury Items/Properties Owned||Fifth-largest diamond in the world worth Rs. 2 crores ($0.3 million), Chanel handbag worth Rs. 3 lakhs ($4,000), etc|
|Cars Collection||Land Rover Discovery, BMW 5 Series, Mercedes Benz, etc|
Top 5 Best Films – Tamannaah Bhatia
|Film Name||Year of Release||Character Played|
|Baahubali: The Beginning||2015||Avanthika|
Controversies – Tamannaah Bhatia
- Tamannaah faced criticism for her fashion choices at the OTT India Fest.
- She quit the show “MasterChef Telugu” citing payment dues by its producer Innovative Film Academy (IFA).
- Her intimate scenes in the series “Jee Karda” sparked outrage on social media.
- She faced public scrutiny for doing intimate scenes in “Lust Stories 2”.
- A controversy arose when film producer Salim Akhtar filed a complaint against Tamannaah at the Association of Motion Picture and Television Programme Producers (AMPTPP) for breaking a Bollywood Contract.
Interesting Facts – Tamannaah Bhatia
- Tamannaah started her career as a child artist in the Telugu film.
- She is also known as the “Milk Beauty” due to her fair complexion.
- She is a huge fan of Tollywood actor Mahesh Babu and Bollywood’s queen Preity Zinta.
- She is the first actress from India who was nominated at Saturn Awards for Best Supporting Actress.
- She has also charmed everyone with her online presence.
- She has been a part of Mumbai’s Prithvi Theatre.
Tamannaah Bhatia’s journey in the Indian film industry is a testament to her talent, hard work, and dedication. With her impressive performances and charming personality, she continues to rule the hearts of millions.
Her story is an inspiration for many aspiring actors and actresses in the industry..