Taapsee Pannu

Short Biography

Born:

1 August 1987 New Delhi, India

Parents:

Dilmohan Singh Pannu and Nirmaljeet 

Siblings:

She also has a younger sister, Shagun. 

Education:

Studied Computer Science Engineering at the Guru Tegh Bahadur Institute of Technology. 

Modelling Career:

She became a full-time model after she auditioned and was selected for Channel V's 2008 talent show Get Gorgeous, which eventually led her to acting. 

Acting Career:

Pannu made her cinematic debut in 2010 with K. Raghavendra Rao's romantic musical Jhummandi Naadam

Gaining Of Prominance:

Pannu gained prominence in Hindi cinema with the war drama The Ghazi Attack (2017), the social drama Mulk (2018), the romantic drama Manmarziyaan (2018), the thriller Badla (2019), and the space drama Mission Mangal (2019).  

Forbes:

Pannu has featured in Forbes India's list of Celebrity 100 in 2018 at 67th position with an estimate income of ₹15.48 crore (US$2.0 million).

Times:

She was ranked in The Times Most Desirable Women at No. 36 in 2019, at No. 23 in 2020. 

Businesses:

Pannu runs an event management company called The Wedding Factory which she manages along with her sister Shagun and friend Farah Parvaresh.

Awards:

Santosham Film Awards, Filmfare Awards South, Zee Cine Awards, Stardust Awards, etc.