Taapsee Pannu(Actress)Age,Height, Boyfriend,Family,Movies,Bio

Real Name Taapsee Pannu
Nickname Maggie, Glam-doll, Goddess of Flop Heroes
Profession(s)Actress, Model
Physical Info.
Weight in centimeters– 165 cm
in meters– 1.65 m
Heightin feet inches– 5’ 4”
in kilograms– 55 kg
in pounds– 121 lbs
Figure Measurements34-27-36
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal info
Date of Birth1 August 1987
Age31 Years
BirthplaceNew Delhi, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signLeo
HometownLudhiana, Punjab, India
SchoolMata Jai Kaur Public School, Ashok Vihar, Delhi
College/UniversityGuru Tegh Bahadur Institute Of Technology, New Delhi
Educational QualificationB.Tech in Computer Science
DebutFilm (Telugu): Jhummandi Naadam (2010)
Film (Tamil): Aadukalam (2011)
Film (Malyalam): Doubles (20
Film (Hindi): Chashme Baddoor
Food HabitVegetarian
HobbiesReading, Riding Bikes, Playing Squash, Dancing
Awards2012: Santosham Film Awards for Best Actress (Jury) for Mr. Perfect
2013: South Africa India Film And Television Awards for Debut Actor of the Year – Female for Chashme Baddoor
2014: Edison Awards for Most Enthusiastic Performer-Female Award for Arrambam
2017: Lux Golden Rose Awards for Rising Star Of The Year, FiIms of India Online Awards for Special Jury Awards for Pink
2018: Lux Golden Rose Awards for Break Through Performer Of The Year Award, Zee Cine Awards for Extraordinary Impact Award – Female, Hindustan Times (HT) Most Stylish Awards under category HT Most Stylish Breakthrough Performer, GeoSpa AsiaSpa Awards for Best Actress Critics(Female) for Naam Shabana
Controversies• In 2012, there was a buzz that she was the reason behind the fight between Kollywood actor Mahat Raghavendra and Tollywood actor Manchu Manoj at a party after the Filmfare awards in Chennai.
• After the release of her film ‘Manmarziyaan’ (2018), the members of the Sikh community objected to the smoking scenes by the Sikh characters of the film; after which the producers of the film deleted those scenes. Taapsee Pannu, who is also a Sikh, also responded to the controversy with few tweets and even a troll threatened to beat her up.
Boys, Affairs
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/Boyfriends Mahat Raghavendra (Tamil film Actor)
Mathias Boe (Badminton player from Denmark)
ParentsFather– Dilmohan Singh Pannu

Mother– Nirmaljeet Pannu
SiblingsBrother– None
Sister– Shagun Pannu (Younger)
Favourite Things
Favourite Food(s)Danish pastries, Chinese Cuisines, Parathas, Chole Puri, Kachori, Papri Chaat
Favourite Actor(s)Aamir Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Suriya, Ranbir Kapoor, Prabhas
Favourite ActressesPriyanka Chopra, Priyamani
Favourite FilmBollywood: Rockstar
Hollywood: The Twilight Series
Favourite SongDhichkyaaon from the film Chashme Baddoor
Favourite DestinationEurope, Maldives
Money Factor
Salary ₹60-70 lakh/movie
Net Worth ₹6 Crore ($1 million)

Facts About Taapsee Pannu

  • Does Taapsee Pannu smoke?: No
  • Does Taapsee Pannu drink alcohol?: Yes
  • She is a Jatt Sikh, who was born in Delhi.
  • While studying computer engineering in her 2nd year of college, she decided to opt MBA. She also gave CAT exam and scored 88% in it, but she didn’t get the admission where she wanted.
  • Since her college days, she has been doing modelling for various ads to manage her daily extra expenses. 
  • She was very much active in her school days too; as she used to work as a public speaker and also used to participate in almost all festival competitions.
  • She has a huge crush on actor Ranbir Kapoor.
  • Taapsee learned Kathak dance for 8 years from the famous Birju Maharaj‘s disciples.
  • She had a very studious personality in her school and she was hardly interested in becoming an actress at that time.
  • She made her first step into the glam world as a participant on Channel V Get Gorgeous pageant. She later shared that she filled the form very casually and attached some of her candid pictures, and she was surprised on getting selected.
  • She participated in Miss India 2008 pageant and got the Pantaloons Femina Miss Fresh Face titles and Safi Femina Miss Beautiful Skin titles.
  • Her Tamil debut Adakulam in 2011 was critically acclaimed by the audience and was also a big commercial success.
  • She is the co-owner of an event company named The Wedding Factory, which organises marriages and many such events.
  • She is a big Powerpuff girl (a cartoon character), lover.
  • While shooting for the court scenes for the film Pink, Taapsee suffered from a viral infection and she decided that she would prefer her voice to be dubbed, but later, Shoojit Sircar asked Taapsee to do it herself; as it added more authenticity to the scenes. 
  • Taapsee loves playing squash and she prefers playing it at least half hour every day.
  • She has also worked as a software engineer and developed an app- FontSwap.
  • She wants to marry someone who is not from the entertainment industry.
  • She is given a pseudonym “Goddess of flop heroes,” which is being given to her because she has worked with many South-Indian flop heroes.
  • In an interview with Behindwoods, she shared that who so ever she meets, asks her about the meaning of her name, and it happens almost every time she comes across someone, which she finds irritating sometimes.
  • She has remained the popular face of magazines like “Just For Women” and “MaaStars”.
  • She is among the few South Indian actresses to have had 7 releases in a single year (2011).
  • In 2018, she was starred in the biopic of the famous International hockey player- Sandeep Singh, playing the role of Harpreet, along with Diljit Dosanjh. Here’s the trailer of the movie-


Year Title Role Language Notes
2010 Jhummandi Naadam Sravya Telugu
2011 Aadukalam Irene Claude Tamil Nominated—Vijay Award for Favourite Heroine
Nominated—Vijay Award for Best Debut Actress
Vastadu Naa Raju Pooja Telugu
Mr. Perfect Maggie Telugu Nominated—Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress – Telugu
Veera Aiki Telugu
Vandhaan Vendraan Anjana Tamil
Mogudu Raja Rajeshwari Telugu
Doubles Saira Banu Malayalam
2012 Daruvu Swetha Telugu
2013 Gundello Godari Sarala Telugu Simultaneously made and released in Tamil as Maranthen Mannithen
Chashme Baddoor Seema Hindi Bollywood debut, Nominated- Filmfare Award Best Female Debut
Shadow Madhubala Telugu
Sahasam Sreenidhi Telugu
Arrambam Anitha Tamil Nominated—Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress – Tamil
2014 Kathai Thiraikathai Vasanam Iyakkam Tamil Cameo appearance
2015 Baby Shabana Khan Hindi .
Kanchana 2 Nandhini Tamil
Vai Raja Vai Shreya Tamil
Dongaata Herself Telugu Special appearance
2016 Pink Meenal Arora Hindi Golden Rose Awards Rising Star
IIFA Awards Women Of The Year
2017 Running Shaadi Nimmi Hindi
The Ghazi Attack Ananya Hindi
Naam Shabana Shabana Khan Hindi
Anando Brahma Unnamed ghost Telugu
Judwaa 2 Samaara Hindi
2018 Dil Juunglee Koroli Nair Hindi
Soorma Harpreet Hindi
Mulk Aarti Malhotra/Mohammed Hindi
Neevevaro Vennela Telugu
Manmarziyaan Rumi Bagga Hindi
2019 Badla Naina Sethi Hindi
Tadka Nicole Hindi Post-production[
Game Over TBA Tamil
Mission Mangal Kritika Aggarwal Hindi Filming
Saand Ki Aankh (2019 film) TBA Hindi Filming

Short films

Year Title Role Language Notes
2018 Baarish aur Chowmein Neelu Hindi ZEE5[
Nitishastra Roshni Hindi Long Short Films

Movie Awards and nominations

Year Film Award Category Result
2011 Aadukalam South Indian International Movie Awards Best Female Debutant Nominated
2012 Vijay Award Vijay Award for Favourite Heroine Nominated
Vijay Award for Best Debut Actress Nominated
Mr. Perfect Filmfare Awards Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress – Telugu Nominated
Santosham Film Awards Best Actress (Jury) Won[
2013 Chashme Baddoor BIG Star Entertainment Awards BIG Star Most Entertaining Actor (Film) Debut – Female Nominated
South Africa India Film And Television Awards Debut Actor of the Year – Female Won[
Filmfare Awards Filmfare Award Best Female Debut Nominated
2014 Arrambam Edison Awards Most Enthusiastic Performer-Female Award Won
Filmfare Awards Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress – Tamil Nominated
South Indian International Movie Awards Best Actress in a Supporting Role Nominated
2017 Pink Lux Golden Rose Awards Rising Star Of The Year Won
Stardust Awards Best Actor(Female) Nominated
Screen Awards Best Actress Nominated
BIG Zee Entertainment Awards Most Entertaining Actor in a Social Film – Female Nominated[64]
Jagran Film Festival Best Actor Female – Jury Special Award Won\
Zee Cine Awards Best Actress Nominated
FOI Online Awards, India Special Jury Mention Won[
International Indian Film Academy Awards Best Actress Nominated
International Indian Film Academy Awards Woman Of The Year Won
Lux Golden Rose Awards Power Packed Performer Of The Year Award Nominated[
2018 Naam Shabana Breakthrough Beauty Of The Year Won[
Zee Cine Awards Best Actress (Jury Choices) Nominated
Extraordinary Impact Award – Female Won
Hindustan Times (HT) Most Stylish Awards HT Most Stylish Breakthrough Performer (Female) Won[
GeoSpa AsiaSpa Awards Best Actress Critics Won[
Nitishastra Streaming Awards Best Actress Won[
N/A Lokmat Most Stylish Awards Most Stylish Youth Icon (Female) Won
Manmarziyaan Lux Golden Rose Awards Breakthrough Beauty Of The Year Won[
2019 FOI Online Awards, India Best Actress in a Leading Role Won
Screen Awards Best Actress Nominated[
Mulk Best Actress (Critics) Nominated
Jashn-E-Youngistan Awards Best Actor -Female Won[
FOI Online Awards, India Best Performance by an Ensemble Cast Nominated
N/A Femina Beauty Awards Style and Substance Won