Tanushree was born on 19th March 1984 (age 34years) in Jamshedpur, Bihar (now in Jharkhand), India to Tapan Dutta and Shikha Dutta. She has a sister name- Ishita Dutta. She belongs to a Bengali family and her caste is Kayastha.
|Tanushree Dutta Family|
As of September 2018, Tanushree is a resident as well as a green card holder of the US.
According to media sources, Tanushree Dutta has dated Aditya Datt. She is currently unmarried.
|Tanushree with Aditya|
Tanushree is 5ft 6inches tall and weighs over 66kg. Her figure measurement is 34-30-36. She has black hair with dark brown eyes. Her nickname is Tanu.
|Tanushree Dutta Physical Appearance|
School & Career
Tanushree completed her early schooling from DBMS English School in Jamshedpur. She was move to Mumbai to chase her acting dream and left her graduation in Bachelor of Commerce.
In 2003, Dutta won the Femina Miss India pageant held in Mumbai; as a result, she represented India at the Miss Universe 2004 Pageant which took place in Quito, Ecuador, where she was placed as the eight runner-up.
She appeared in many Hindi movies, however she failed to achieve fame and popularity. Her first debut film Chocolate and Aashiq Banaya Aapne in 2005.
|Aashiq Banaya Aapne|
In 2006-2007, she appeared in Bhagam Bhag, Dhol, Risk, Good Boy-Bad Boy and Speed movie. In 2010 she appeared in Theeradha Vilaiyattu Pillai, Rokkk and Aparatment movie.
On 26 September 2018, she accused Nana Patekar of sexually harassing her on the sets of the 2009 film Horn ‘Ok’ Pleassss. Janice Sequeira, a journalist, backed her allegations, claiming to be an eyewitness of the incident. She also alleged that filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri had told her to remove her clothes and dance with Irrfan Khan to act on the sets of Chocolate (2005). She said Khan and Sunil Shetty stood up for her during this episode.
2008 footage of how #TanushreeDutta got attacked when she walked out of Nana-Patekar song. pic.twitter.com/TmeTzMCz2o— Kumar Amit (@Ikumar7) October 1, 2018
After 10 years of that incident, she re-erupted that incident and filed an FIR against “Nana Patekar” on 6 October 2018.
- Favourite Food: Bengali Fish Curry, Mangoes.
- Favourite Actress: Meena Kumari, Madhuri Dixit, Aishwarya Rai, Sushmita Sen.
- Favourite Author: Dr. Brian Weiss, Paulo Coelho.
- Favourite Colour: Black..
- Favourite Beverage: Ice Tea, Coffee.
- Favourite Destination: Ladakh.
- She dropped out of college just after completing her first year of B.Com. to pursue her career in modelling.
- She was featured in Harry Anand’s pop music video ‘Saiyan Dil Mein Aana Re’, before competing in the ‘Miss India’ pageant.
- In 2004, Tanushree won the ‘Femina Miss India Universe’ title, and consequently, represented India amongst 133 other countries at the ‘Miss Universe 2004’ pageant, held in Quito, Ecuador, where she stood at 8th place.
- She has worked in three different languages like Hindi, Telugu, and Tamil.
- After her film ‘Apartment’ failed miserably she did a short course at the New York Academy. While she was in Los Angeles, she realized that Bollywood is not what she wanted to pursue whole her life.