Tanishaa Mukerji

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Tanishaa Mukerji
Tanisha Mukherjee at Swarovski Gems event (12).jpg
BornTanishaa Mukerji
(1978-03-03) 3 March 1978 (age 36)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
OccupationActress
Years active

2003–present

 
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Tanishaa Mukerji
Tanisha Mukherjee at Swarovski Gems event (12).jpg
BornTanishaa Mukerji
(1978-03-03) 3 March 1978 (age 36)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
OccupationActress
Years active

2003–present

Tanishaa (born Tanishaa Mukerji on 3 March 1978 in Mumbai, India) is an Indian film actress, known for her work in Hindi cinema, she has also been part of Marathi, Bengali, Telugu and Tamil films.[1] She participated in the popular television reality show Bigg Boss 7 and was the first runner up also.[2] She is currently a judge on the reality comedy show Gangs of Haseepur which airs on Zee TV[3]

Family background[edit]

Tanishaa is an Indian actress of BengaliMarathi descent. She comes from a prominent industry family, which has been working in Bollywood since the 1940s. Her relatives include paternal grandfather Sashadhar Mukherjee, uncles Joy Mukherjee and Deb Mukherjee, great-grandmother Rattan Bai, grandmother Shobhna Samarth and aunt Nutan. Her father was Shomu Mukherjee and her mother is actress Tanuja. Popular multi-award-winning actress Kajol is her elder sister and actor Ajay Devgan is her brother-in-law. Tanishaa's cousins, Rani Mukherjee, Sharbani Mukherjee and Mohnish Behl are also Bollywood actors; whereas her cousin Ayan Mukerji is a director.

Tanishaa's paternal grandfather was a film director and producer who had left a great achievement in the Bombay film industry and was regarded as a stalwart. His wife Satirani Devi, Tanishaa's grandmother, was the sister of three great film personalities: Ashok Kumar, Anup Kumar and Kishore Kumar.

Filmography[edit]

Tanisha Mukherjee walks for Manish Malhotra & Shaina NC's show for CPAA
YearFilmRoleCo-starsLanguageNotes
2003Sssshhh...Mahek GujralPrem Krishen, Dino Morea, Simone SinghHindi
2004Popcorn Khao! Mast Ho JaoTaniaAkshay Kapoor, Rashmi NigamHindi
2005Tango CharlieLachchiBobby Deol, Sanjay Dutt, Ajay DevganHindi
SarkarAvantikaAbhishek Bachchan, Katrina Kaif, Amitabh BachchanHindi
Neal N NikkiNikkita BakshiUday Chopra, Abhishek BachchanHindi
2007Unnale UnnaleDeepikaVinay Rai, SadhaTamilNominated, Vijay Award for Best Debut Actress
2008One Two ThreeChandniTusshar Kapoor, Esha Deol, Sameera ReddyHindi
KantriPriyaJr NTR, Hansika MotwaniTelugu
Sarkar RajAvantikaAbhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai, Amitabh BachchanHindi
2010Tum Milo Toh SahiHindiCameo appearance
MuktiHasiTanuja, Soumitra Chatterjee, Vidya BalanBengali
2011Be CarefulAnjaliRajneesh Duggal, Rajpal Yadav, Shakti Kapoor, Sanjay Mishra, Johnny Lever, Tiku Talsania, AsraniHindi

Television[edit]

YearShowRole
2013Bigg Boss 7 [4][5]Herself
2014-pGangs of Haseepur[6]Judge

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