Tabu Biography

Tabu Biography: Tabu was born on November 4, 1973, in Hyderabad as Tabassum Fatima Hashmi, is an Indian actress. She is an acclaimed Indian actress who played mainly in Bollywood Hindi cinema as well as Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Marathi, Bengali and Hollywood films.

The government has also honoured her with the National Film Award for Best Actress, twice. Tabu is the recipient of six Filmfare Awards, including four Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress. Tabu has received the prestigious award of the Government of India, the Padma Shri.

Tabu Biography/Wiki

  • Name: Tabassum Fatima Hashmi
  • Nick-name: Tabu
  • Sex: Female
  • Date Of Birth: 4-Nov-71
  • Profession / Occupation: Actress / Model
  • Mother Tongue: Urdu, Hindi
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
  • Religion: Islam
  • Nation: Indian

Tabu Family

  • Father: Jamal Hashmi (Actor)
  • Mother: Rizwana (School Teacher)
  • Brothers: N/A
  • Sisters: Farah Naaz (Elder, Actress)

Tabu Boyfriend, Husband, Affairs

  • Marital Status: Unmarried
  • Boyfriends/ Affairs: Sajid Nadiadwala (Actor), Sanjay Kapoor (Actor), Akkineni Nagarjuna (Telugu Actor)

Tabu Height, Weight and Body Measurements

  • Height in Centimeters: 172cm
  • Height in Meters: 1.72 m
  • Height in Feet Inches: 5′ 9”
  • Weight: 65kg
  • Body Measurement: 34-28-37
  • Waist Size: 28
  • Hips Size: 37
  • Eye Colour: Dark Brown
  • Hair Colour: Black
Tabu Body Measurements

Tabu Educational Qualifications

  • Education Qualification: Graduate in Electronics
  • School: St. Anns High School, Hyderabad
  • College / University: St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai

Tabu Favorite Things

  • Favourite Actor(s): Sanjeev Kumar
  • Favourite Actresses: Salma Hayek
  • Favorite Food: Samosa
  • Hobbies: Collecting perfumes, writing poems, reading books
  • Favorite Color: Black, Blue, White
  • Favorite Sport: Tennis
  • Favorite Place: Goa, Paris
  • Favorite Movie: Golmaal (1979)

Tabu Social Media Profile

  • Twitter: Not Known
  • Facebook: Not Known
  • Instagram:

Unknown Fact About Tabu

  • She made a small appearance in Bollywood film ‘Bazaar’. At the age of fourteen, she acted again in Dev Anand starrer ‘Hum Naujawan’.
  • Talent runs in the Hashmi-Azmi family. Tabu is the niece of veteran actress Shabana Azmi. Farah Naaz who has worked in films like ‘Baap Numbri Beta Dus Numbri’, ‘Begunaah’ etc, is Tabu’s elder sister. Indian film cinematographer Baba Azmi is Tabu’s uncle. He is married to actress Tanvi Azmi.
  • The actress has won two national awards, one for ‘Maachis’ and another one for ‘Chandni Bar’. She also won Filmfare Best Actress Awards for her hard-hitting performances in films like – ‘Virasat’, ‘Hu Tu Tu’, ‘Astitva’, ‘Chandni Bar’ etc.
  • She has travelled across the globe for her shooting schedules. But her holiday destinations have never gone beyond Mumbai, Hyderabad and the US.
  • Tabu has a lot of nicknames in the industry. Her friends call her ‘Tabs’, ‘Tubs’, ‘Tubby’, ‘Tabba’ and by many more names. Popularly, Tabu is called ‘Tobler’ by her costars in Bollywood.
  • Tabu prefers eating greens and the actress is a pure and proud vegetarian.


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