Taapsee Pannu is an Indian film actress and model who has primarily worked in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu films.
Recently, she was featured in Forbes India’s Celebrity 100 list of 2019.
|Occupation||Actress and Model|
|Birthplace||Faridabad, New Delhi, India|
|Date of Birth||1 August 1987|
|Net Worth||$6 Million|
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Family and Education
|Father||Dilmohan Singh Pannu|
Taapsee completed her school education from Mata Jai Kaur Public School, Ashok Vihar, Delhi and later got graduated in Computer Science Engineering from Guru Teg Bahadur Institute of Technology, New Delhi.
While working as software engineer, she gave audition for talent show “Get Gorgeous” and became full time model thereafter.
She is a trained Kathak dancer as well and has been worked as an instructor at Shaimak Davar training.
Height and Weight
|Height||165 cm, 1.65 m|
|Height (feet)||5 feet 5 inches|
|Eye color||Dark Brown|
She made her debut in Telugu film industry with “Jhummandi Naadam” in 2010, and made her debut in Tamil films in 2011 with “Aadukulam” respectively, which also won 6 awards.
Later she made her debut in Hindi film industry in 2013 with “Chashme Baaddoor”.
Her major success was “Pink” released in 2016 which was a commercial success worldwide, and she also won many awards for her performance. Her successive releases, The Ghazi Attack, Running Shaadi and Judwaa 2 made her a successful actress.
Social Media Instagram
She is active on Instagram having more than 16 million followers.
|Mahat Raghavendra||2017 (Ex)|
|Mathias Boe||2020 (Current)|
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|Hobbies||Dancing, Reading, Traveling|
|Actor||Hrithik Roshan, Ranbir Kapoor|
|Actress||Nayanthara, Priyanka Chopra|
|Film||The Twilight Series|
She has been nominated for many awards in various categories and has won many of them. Below are few of them :
|Year||Award Name||Awars Category||Film Name|
|2012||Santosham Film Awards||Best Actress (Jury)||Mr. Perfect|
|2013||South African Film and Television Awards||Debut Actor of the Year – Female||Chashme Baddoor|
|2013||TSR – TV9 National Film Awards||Best Actress||Mogudu|
|2014||Edison Awards||Most Enthusiastic Performer-Female Award||Arrambam|
|2016||Lux Golden Rose Awards||Rising Star Of The Year||Pink|
|2017||Hindustan Times India’s Most Stylish 2017||Breakthrough Performer Of The Year (Female)||–|
|2017||Jagran Film Festival||Best Actor Female – Jury Special Award||Pink|
|2017||International Indian Film Academy Awards||Woman Of The Year||Pink|
|2017||Lux Golden Rose Awards||Lux Golden Rose Awards||Naam Shabana|
|2018||Zee Cine Awards||Extraordinary Impact Award – Female||Naam Shabana|
|2018||GeoSpa AsiaSpa Awards||Best Actress Critics||Naam Shabana|
|2018||Streaming Awards||Best Actress||Nitishastra|
|2018||Lokmat Most Stylish Awards||Most Stylish Youth Icon (Female)||–|
|2018||Hindustan Times India’s Most Stylish 2018||Rising Star of Style||–|
|2018||Lux Golden Rose Awards||Breakthrough Beauty Of The Year||Manmarziyaan|
|2019||Jashn-E-Youngistan Awards||Best Actor -Female||Mulk|
|2019||Femina Beauty Awards||Style and Substance||–|
|2019||Hindustan Times India’s Most Stylish 2019||Style Trailblazer||–|
|2019||GQ Style & Culture Awards 2019||Excellence in Acting||Manmarziyaan|
|2019||Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards 2019||Jodi Kamaal Ki Award (Shared with Bhumi Pednekar)||Saand Ki Aankh|
|2020||65th Filmfare Awards||Critics Award for Best Actress||Saand Ki Aankh|
|2020||26th Screen Awards||Best Actress (Critics)||Saand Ki Aankh|
|2020||Zee Cine Awards||Best Actor – Female||Badla|
|2020||Ananda Vikatan Cinema Awards||Best Actress||Game Over|
Taapsee has been featured in many films so far released in different languages such as Hindi, Tamil and Telugu respectively.
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|Year of Release||Film Name||Language(s)|
|2010||Jhummandi Naadam (Telugu Debut)||Telugu|
|2011||Aadukalam (Tamil Debut)||Tamil|
|2011||Vastadu Naa Raju||Telugu|
|2011||Doubles (Malayalam Debut)||Malayalam|
|2013||Chashme Baddoor (Hindi Debut)||Hindi|
|2014||Kathai Thiraikathai Vasanam Iyakkam (Cameo)||Tamil|
|2015||Vai Raja Vai (Guest role)||Tamil|
|2015||Dongaata (Special appearance)||Telugu|
|2017||The Ghazi Attack||Hindi|
|2017||The Ghazi Attack||Telugu|
|2019||Saand Ki Aankh||Hindi|
She is currently endorsingmany brands also. Following is the list of them :
- Women’s Horlicks
- Honda 2 wheeler
- Chennai Turns Pink
- UniStyle Image
- Red FM 93.5
- Standard Chartered Bank
- PVR Cinemas
On Magazine Covers
She is also featured on cover page of many leading magazines :
- Asia Spa
- Wedding Times
- Smart Life
- Perfect Woman
- Forbes India
- Wedding Vows
- Cine Buster
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She has also been featured in 2 short films :
|2018||Baarish aur Chowmein||Hindi|
Some Other Facts
- Crowned as “Safi Femina Miss Beautiful Skin” in Femina Miss India contest in 2008.
- Working with IIT, Mumbai students in spreading awareness for sanitary pads among women.
- She is working on Women’s cricket team captain “Mithali Raj” biopic.
- Featured in JFW 2019 calendar, in which she was styled by Chaitanya Rao.
- Pledged to support an initiative, I Stand With Humanity, which is aimed at helping daily wagers amid COVID-19 lockdown.