Tanishaa Mukerji is an actress from India. She is the daughter of former actress Tanuja Samarth and sister of Kajol Devgn. She mostly works in the Bollywood and south movies. Read more about actress Tanishaa Mukerji from this article.
Let’s have a look at the biodata of Tanisha Mukherjee:
|Real Name:||Tanisha Mukerji|
|Date of Birth/DOB:||3 March 1978|
|Age:||41 Years old (as in 2020)|
|Birthplace:||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Hobbies:||Dancing, Reading, Travelling|
|Parents:||Father: Late Shomu Mukerji (Filmmaker)
Mother: Tanuja (Actress)
|Siblings:||Sister: Kajol Devgn (Actress)|
|Boyfriend/affair:||1. Uday Chopra (Actor, Rumored)
2. Armaan Kohli (Actor)
|Educational Qualification:||Graduate in BA|
|School:||St. Xavier’s High School, Mumbai|
|College:||University of New South Wales|
|Address:||Chennai, Maharashtra, India|
|Hometown:||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Favorite Food:||Indian Food|
|Favorite Actor:||Ajay Devgn, Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan|
|Favorite Actress:||Kajol, Madhuri Dixit, Priyanka Chopra|
|Net Worth:||Not Known|
Tanisha Mukerji is an Indian film actress known for her works in Indian movies, Bollywood and Telugu and Tamil films. She is the daughter of filmmaker Shomu Mukherjee and actress Tanuja Samarth and the younger sister of Bollywood actress Kajol.
She made her debut with the Hindi film Sssshhh… in 2003. She had her first hit with Ram Gopal Varma’s Sarkar, appearing alongside Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan. She also was a contestant, and also ended up as the first runner-up on the reality show Bigg Boss 7 in 2012.
Age, Family, Caste & Religion
Tanisha Mukerji was born on 3 March 1978 (age 41 years old; as in 2020). She was born and brought up into a Bengali family of Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Her late father Shomu Mukerji was a filmmaker in the Indian film industry. Her mother Tanuja Samrath is a former Bollywood actress and model by profession. Famous Bollywood actress, Kajol Devgn is her elder sister.
She belongs to a Hindu Bengali family & Brahmins by caste.
Boyfriend, Marriage & Husband
Tanishaa Mukerji is not married yet and holds a single relationship status. According to rumors, she was in a relationship with the actor Uday Chopra.
Also, she was very close to the actor Armaan Kohli during Bigg Boss season 7.
Height, Weight, Physical Appearance
- in centimeter: 155 cm
- in meter: 1.55 m
- in feet inches: 5′ 1″
- in kilograms: 54 Kg
- in pounds: 119 lbs
She did her schooling from the St. Xavier’s High School, Mumbai, Maharashtra. Next, she did a bachelor of arts in communications and media studies at the University of New South Wales.
Tanisha was very interested in acting and modeling since her childhood days. Being brought up in a famous Film Industry family, Tanishaa made her professional acting debut with the Hindi movie Sssshhh… in 2003. She starred in a movie along with Karan Nath. Though the movie didn’t do it very well in Box Office.
In 2004, Tanishaa made an appearance in the film ‘Popcorn Khao! Mast Ho Jao’ and played the role of Tanya in that film.
In 2005, Tanishaa Mukerji did acting in the films Neal ‘n’ Nikki, Sarkar, and Tango Charlie. The film ‘Sarkar‘ went hit and received massive success. Tanishaa played the role of Avantika with starring Amitabh Bachchan and Abhisekh Bachchan. Moreover, she receives a huge attraction for her acting skills and stunning look.
In 2007 she appeared in Unnaie Unnaie, her first Tamil debut. In 2008 she made her Telugu debut with the film Kantri, alongside Junior NTR. In the same year, she did two Hindi movies One Two Three and Sarkar Raj.
In 2010, Tanishaa did a cameo role in the film ‘Tum Milo Toh Sahi’. In 2016 she appeared in Anna movie which is a biography Anna Hazare.
In 2013, actress Tanishaa made acting debut in television with the reality show ‘Bigg Boss 7′. She received huge fame and emerged as the first runner up in the show.
In 2014 she appeared as a Judge in “Gangs of Haseepur” along with Bharti Singh. In 2015 she entered the Bigg Boss house (season 9) as a guest and helped housemates to complete their tasks.
In 2016, Tanishaa Mukerji participated in the Indian reality and the stunt series ‘Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7‘. She became the finalist of the show.
Next, Tanishaa made guest appearances in the many shows such as Bigg Boss 10, Comedy Nights Bachao, Entertainment Ki Raat and many more.
- She did a job as a VJ for the tv channel ‘V’ in 1995.
- Tanishaa received a nomination at the Vijay Award for the Best Debut Actress for her performance in the Tamil film Unnale Unnale.
- She has walked several fashion weeks including Times Fashion Week.
- Famous Bollywood celebrities such as Kishore Kumar, Ashok Kumar, Nutan, Joy Mukerjee, and Rani Mukerjee are her relatives.
- A popular comedian, Kapil Sharma misbehaved with her and other celebrity actresses at International Marathi Film Festival Award in 2015.
- Tanishaa Mukerjee is a very famous personality on social media and the internet. She regularly updates her social media and uploads beautiful photos on it.