Born: 4 November 1971
Profession: Indian Film Actress
Achievements of Tabu:
- Tabu, is an Indian Film Actress was born in Hyderabad, Telangana. Her full name is Tabassum Fatima Hashmi.
- She started her career in 1980 with a small appearance in ‘Bazaar’ and her first release as a leading actress was Pehla Pehla Pyar.
- She has been the recipient of two National Film Award for Best Actress for her roles in Maachis (1996) and Chandini Bar (2001).
- She has received six Filmfare Awards, for awards for Critics Awards for best actress for Virasat (1997), Hu Tu Tu (1999), Astitva (2000) and Cheeni Kum (2007) and one for Best Female Debut for Vijaypath (1994) and Best Supporting Actress for Haider (2014).
- In 2011, she was awarded the Padma Shri by the Govt. of India. Some of her notable films Drishyam, Hawa, Fitoor, etc.
Tabu Father Jamal Hashmi, an actor and her mother Rizwana, a school teacher. She has an elder sister named Farah Naaz, an Actress. Tabu completed her graduation in Electronics from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai. she is unmarried. Tabu had affairs with Sajid Nadiadwala (director, producer), Sanjay Kapoor (actor, producer), Akkineni Nagarjuna (Telugu actor). Tabu is Islam by Religion and her Nationality Indian & Star Sign Scorpio.
- Tabu was made her screen debut in Film Vijaypath (1994)
She worked many commercial successful movies such as :-
- Maachis (1996)
- Saajan Chale Sasural (1996)
- Kaalapaani (1996)
- Virasat (1997)
- Border (1997)
- Biwi No.1 (1999)
- Hu Tu Tu (1999)
- Hum Saath-Saath Hain (1999)
- Kandukondain Kandukondain (2000)
- Astitva (2000)
- Chandni Bar (2001)
- Maqbool (2003)
- Fanaa (2006)
- Cheeni Kum (2007)
- Haider (2014)
- Jai Ho (2014
- Drishyam (2015)
- Fitoor (2016)