Tabassum Fatima Hashmi, known by the mononym Tabu, is an Indian film actress primarily working in Hindi-language films. She has additionally worked in other regional films in different languages including Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Bengali and Marathi.
|Real Name||Tabassum Fatima Hashmi|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 172 cm|
|in meters- 1.74 m|
|in Feet Inches- 5' 8½"|
|Weight||in Kilograms- 65 kg|
|in Pounds- 143 lbs|
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Date of Birth||1971-11-04|
|Age (as in 2018)||47 Years|
|Birth Place||Hyderabad, Telangana, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Scorpio|
|Hometown||Now her hometown is Mumbai but her roots are from Hyderabad|
|School||St. Anns high school, Hyderabad|
|College||St. Xavier's College, Mumbai|
|Educational Qualifications||Graduate in Electronics|
|Debut||Bollywood Film: Hum Naujawan (1985, as a child artist)|
|Telugu Film: Coolie No. 1 (1991, in a lead role)|
|Father||Jamal Hashmi (Actor)|
|Mother||Rizwana (school teacher)|
|Sister||Farah Naaz (elder, actress)|
|Address||Anukul, 2nd Floor, 7 Bungalows, Andheri (W), Mumbai 400058|
|Hobbies||Collecting perfumes, writing poems, reading books|
|Controversies||• When Tabu was young, once she accompanied her elder sister Farah Naaz for an outstation shooting of a film, she accused Jackie Shroff molesting her.|
|• On 5 April 2018, Tabu, along with "Hum Saath Saath Hain" co-stars, Saif Ali Khan, Neelam, and Sonali Bendre were acquitted by a Jodhpur Court in the 1998 blackbuck killing case, in which Salman Khan was convicted and was sentenced to 5-year, Magistrate Dev Kumar Khatri, pronounced the verdict.|
|Favourite Film||Golmaal (starring Amol Palekar) (1979)|
|Favourite Actor||Sanjeev Kumar|
|Favourite Actress||Salma Hayek|
|Boys, Affairs and More|
|Sajid Nadiadwala (director, producer), Sanjay Kapoor (actor, producer), Akkineni Nagarjuna (Telugu actor)|
|Current Relationship Status||Single|
|Net Worth||Not Known|
Some lesser known facts about Tabu
- Does Tabu smoke?: No
- Does Tabu drinks alcohol?: No
- Her parents divorced when she was few months old, she never saw her father. She says she never wants to see his father.
- Very few people know that she is niece of popular actress Shabana Azmi & cinematographer Baba Azmi.
- She acted in a few movies as a child actress. She appeared in 1982 film Bazaar & 1985 film Hum Naujawan.
- She is a pure vegetarian.
- She has never done any experiment with her hairs, they are in same style since she started acting.
- She is a fitness enthusiastic, she regularly goes to gym & practices Yoga.
- Despite being among the top actresses, she lives a very simple life.
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