The gorgeous and milky beauty Tamannaah Bhatia is an Indian film actress and model, known for her works in Tamil and Telugu cinemas. Having started her showbiz career at the age of 15, she is the first actress from India who was nominated at Saturn Awards for Best Supporting Actress. She also received “Dayawati Modi” Award. This award is among the highest awards in India in the field of Art, Culture and Education in 2017. Being among the highets paid actresses in South Indian Cinema, Tamannaah has starred in over 50 films winning over the likes of tens of millions of people, not to mention her immense social media following.
Take a look at this biography that profiles detailed information about her childhood, acting career, personal life, family, height, weight, vital stats, achievements, net worth and fun facts.
Tamannaah Bhatia Biography
Tammy, Milk Beauty, Tamanna
Actress, Model, Dancer
Date of Birth / Birthday
Tamannaah was born on December 21, 1989 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
She is currently 28 years old.
She attended Maneckji Cooper Education Trust School in Mumbai. After completing her schooling, she earned Bachelors of Arts degree from National College in Mumbai.
She also received a Honorary Doctorate from CIAC, in association with KEISIE International University, South Korea for her contributions to Indian cinema.
She is of sindhi descent.
- Father – Santhosh Bhatia (Diamond Merchant)
- Mother – Rajani Bhatia
- Siblings – Anand Bhatia (Older Brother)
Tamannaah Bhatia has had been romantically linked with Indian cricketer Virat Kholi and Actor Sajid Khan in the past. Tamanna met Kholi during an ad shoot and something caught up each other. They dated for a while and parted their ways.
- In feet – 5 feet 5 inches
- In centimeters – 168 cm
- In meters – 1.68 m
- In Kilograms – 55 kg
- In Pounds – 121 lbs
- Measurements – 33-27-35
- Bust – 33 inches
- Waist – 27 inches
- Hip – 35 inches
- Bra Size – 32B
7 (US) / 5 (UK)
4 (US) / 8 (UK)
Tamannaah made her onscreen debut as a lead actress at the age of 15 in the 2005 Hindi film, Chand Sa Roshan Chehra.
The same year, she made her Telugu film debut with Sri, and the following year iher Tamil debut came with Kedi.
Tamannaah hasn’t appeared in any television shows, other than specials pertaining to her film promotions.
The Milky beauty Tamannaah has appeared in a number of television commercials and print ads like Shakthi Masala, Power Soap and Sun Direct. She has been the face of renowned brands like Celkon Mobiles, Fanta, Chandrika Ayurvedic Soap, AVR Jewellery, Khazana Jewellery and Zee Telugu, to name a few.
- Tamannaah is the first actress from India who got nominated for Best Supporting Actress at Saturn Awards.
- She also bagged “Dayawati Modi” Award (among the highest awards in India in the field of Art, Culture and Education) in 2017 and Kalaimamani Awards from Honourable Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu.
The budding actress Tammy owns a Audi SUV worth Rs 1 – 1.5 crore. She lives in a luxury pod near Juhu in Mumbai along with her family. Tamannaah has her won Jewellery line called Wite-n-Gold, having malls at Bengaluru and Mumbai.
Tamannaah Bhatia Net worth
Tamannaah Bhatia has a net worth of $12 million US dollars as of 2017. She makes around Rs 2 crore and upwards per film, swelling her wealth. Bhatia’s main source of income comes from acting, brand endorsements, commercials, product launches, and events. Her jewellery line also contributes great share to her fortune.
Tamannaah Bhatia Favorites
- Favorite Food – Punjabi food, Biryani , Fried Food, Chocolates, Ice-Cream, Yogurt, Soft drinks
- Favorite Actor – Mahesh Babu, Hrithik Roshan
- Favorite Actress – Madhuri Dixit Nene, Preity Zinta, Anushka Shetty
- Favorite Movies – Himmatwala, Mughal-E-Azam, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, Dil To Pagal Hai, Titanic, Life is Beautiful, Erin Brockovich, Anand
- Favorite Colors – White, Red and Blue
- Favorite Places – Paris, Dubai, Kashmir, Goa, Mumbai
- Favorite Beauty Products – Makeup brands Bobbi Brown, NARS, Chanel
- Favorite Sport – Cricket (Now I understand, why she was hooked up with Virat Kholi.)
Social Media Portfolio
The unmatched beauty with immeasurable talents is one of the most followed actresses in the industry with over 19 million followers on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Follow her on:
- Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/Tamannaah
- Twitter – https://twitter.com/tamannaahspeaks
- Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/tamannaahspeaks/
- Snapchat – tamannaahsnaps
Interesting Facts About Tamannaah Bhatia
Her original name is Tamanna Bhatia, but later she changed it to Tamannaah Bhatia for numerological reasons.
Most people think that Tamannaah switched from south Indian film industry to Bollywood. But the fact is that she started the other way round, starring in the Hindi film Chand Sa Roshan Cheh, which went unnoticed.
Tamannaah Bhatia ventured into acting at the age of 15, after she was spotted by a film enthusiast at her school annual day.
She took up acting seriously and studied drama arts at Prithivi Theatre in Mumbai for one year.
When it comes to dressing up, Tamannaah just need about 15 minutes to turn herself from a girl-next-door to a glamorous diva.
Dancing is Tammy’s favourite hobby, so is internet surfing and reading books.
She is one of the leading actresses in South Indian film industry, however, she couldn’t able to earn a name for herself in Bollywood.
As far as South India is concerned, she is the most bankable actress in business and hence, SS Rajamouli opt her in for his prestigious Baahubali franchise.
Tamannaah can speak fluently in Hindi, English, Tamil and Telugu.