Name in Native Language: "তাবু" (Bengali/BN)
Model (person) / Film Actress | * 11/04/1970 (49) | Hyderabad, India
Tabassum Fatima Hashmi (born 4 November 1971), known by the mononym Tabu, is an Indian film actress primarily working in Hindi-language films. She has additionally worked in other regional films in different languages including Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Bengali and Marathi. Regarded as one of the most accomplished actresses in India, Tabu has often played troubled, complicated women in a range of characters, from fictional to literary, in both mainstream and independent cinema, as well as some American productions. She has won two National Film Awards for Best Actress and six Filmfare Awards, including a record four Critics Awards for Best Actress. In 2011, the Government of India awarded her the Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian honour of the country. Tabu's first credited role came as a teenager in Dev Anand's Hum Naujawan (1985), but her first role as a lead was in the Telugu film Coolie No. 1 (1991). In 1994, she received the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut for the Hindi action film Vijaypath. The year 1996 was key for Tabu, as her performance as a young woman affected by the Punjab insurgency in Gulzar's Maachis w... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Action | Comedies

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Awards & Nominations for Tabu

Padma Shri in Arts National Film Award for Best Actress

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Movies with Tabu as Actress(72)

as Ananya2020 Jawaani Jaaneman
as Meher2019 Bharat
as Simi Sinha2018 Andhadhun
as Herself (Cameo)2018 Sanju
as Aparna Dubey a.k.a. Mrs. Dubey2018 Missing
as Anna Mathew2017 Golmaal Again
as Begum Hazrat Jaan2016 Fitoor
as Inspector General Meera Deshmukh2015 Drishyam
as Reema Kumar2015 Talvar
as Geeta Agnihotri2014 Jai Ho
as Ghazala Meer2014 Haider
as Frenny2013 David
as Gita Patel2012 Life of Pi
as Dancing woman (cameo)2011 Urumi
as Rajeshwari2010 Toh Baat Pakki!
as Neetu Singh2010 Khuda Kasam
as Nina Verma2007 Cheeni Kum
as Geeta2006 Shock
as Ashima Ganguli2006 The Namesake
as Nafisa Ali Begum2006 Fanaa
as Rehana2005 Silsiilay
as Special Appearance2004 Main Hoon Na
as Nimmi2003 Maqbool
as Sanjana2003 Hawa
as Captain Sonia Khanna2002 Maa Tujhhe Salaam
as Seeta2002 Chennakesava Reddy
as Savitri Rao2002 Saathiya
as Mumtaz P. Sawant2001 Chandni Bar
2000 Tarkieb
as Aditi Pandit2000 Astitva
2000 Shikari
as Anuradha Shivshankar Panikar2000 Hera Pheri
as Kavita Chaudhary2000 Ghaath
as Saadhna1999 Hum Saath Saath Hain
as Lovely1999 Biwi No.1
as Actress1998 Aavida Maa Aavide
as Anja1998 Hanuman
as Special Appearance1998 Meri Zindagi Ek Agneepath
as Janki Paswan1997 Chachi 420
as Senthamarai1997 Iruvar
as Chitra1997 Darmiyaan: In Between
as Gehna1997 Virasat
as Kuldip Singh's wife1997 Border
as Tulsibai (as Tabbu)1996 Jeet
as Parvathi1996 Kaalapani
1996 Himmat
as Virender Kaur a.k.a. Veeran1996 Maachis
as Divya1996 Kadhal Desam
as Mahalakshmi/Pandu1996 Ninne Pelladatha
as Sudha Ravi Malhotra1995 Haqeeqat
as Kavita1995 Saajan Ki Baahon Mein
as herself1995 Sisindri
as Mohini "Mona"1994 Vijaypath
as Sapna1994 Pehla Pehla Pyar

TV Shows/Series with Tabu as Actress(6)

as Saeeda Bai2020 A Suitable Boy
as herself2017 The Drama Company
as herself2016 The Kapil Sharma Show
as herself2016 Comedy Nights Live
as herself2004 Coffee with Karan

Full Name: Tabassum Hashmi
Citizenship: India
Born: Wednesday, 11/04 1970 (November) in Hyderabad (current age: 49 years + 274 days)
Zodiac sign: Scorpio (Chinese zodiac sign: Dog)
Languages: Bengali (BN), Hindi (HI), Malayalam (ML)
Siblings: Farah
Other names for Tabu (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Tabu Hashmi"
"Tabassum Hashmi"
"Tabassum Fatima Hashmi"
"Tabu (actress)"
"Tabu (Schauspielerin)"
Tabu frequently works together with these people:
Kiku Sharda (14x, Actor)
Vishal Bhardwaj (14x, Crew)
Sunny Deol (11x, Actor)
A. R. Rahman (10x, Crew)
Amrish Puri (8x, Actor)
Ajay Devgn (7x, Actor)
Priyadarshan (7x, Crew)
Mani Ratnam (7x, Crew)
Sugandha Mishra (7x, Cast)
Sargun Mehta Dubey (6x, Actress)
Shraddha Kapoor (6x, Actress)
Kapil Sharma (6x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:13681, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 07/09/2020