Tabu

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Born : November 04, 1971, First Movie : Hum Naujawan(Hindi), Recent Release : Urumi,

Tabu  (born Tabassum Hashmi on 4 November 1971) is an Indian film actress. She has mainly acted in Hindi films, though she has also starred in Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Marathi and Bengali language films, as well as one American film. She has won the National Film Award for Best Actress twice.


Tabu was born in Hyderabad to Jamal Hashmi and Rizwana. Soon after, her parents divorced. Her mother was a school teacher and her maternal grandparents were retired professors who ran a school. Her grandfather, Mohammed Ahsan was a professor of Mathematics and her grandmother was a professor of English Literature. She went to St. Anns high school in Hyderabad. Tabu moved to Mumbai in 1983 and studied at St. Xavier's College for two years.


Tabassum "Tabu" Hashmi did a small appearance in the film "Bazaar" in 1980, and later in the film Hum Naujawan (1985) at the age of fourteen; she played Dev Anand's daughter in the film. Her first role as an actress was in the Telugu film Coolie No.1 co-starred with Venkatesh.

She is the niece of Shabana Azmi and the younger sister of actress Farah Naaz. She has homes in Mumbai and Hyderabad.

She is the life member of International Club of Asian Academy Of Film and Television, Noida.

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Senior actress to feature in Akhil's second film

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Akkineni Akhil's 2nd film under Vikram Kumar direction is all ready to hit the floors

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Tabu joins the list too

Actress Tabu has joined the elite list of artists who has lent their vocals for ....

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Actress Tabu hospitalised !!!

Popular actor Tabu who was known for her commitment and hardwork has....

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Happy birthday Tabu: 10 things you didn't know about her

Bollywood actress Tabassum Hashmi, better known as Tabu, turns 41 on November 4, 2012. Happy birthday Tabu: 10 things you didn't know about her

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