Born in Mumbai, Maharashtra, Tamannah Bhatia’s date of birth is December 21, 1989. Tamannah Bhatia, known by her screen name Tamannah, is a well-known Indian actress. She made her debut with the Hindi movie Chand Sa Roshan Chehra(2005) and then moved to mark her Telugu cinema debut with Sri(2005) and Tamil cinema debut with Kedi(2006). In 2007, the Telugu movie
and the Tamil movie Kalloori gave her the deserved stardom. Tamannah has worked in numerous Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu films. She has also featured in two music videos, Lafzon Mein (2005) and Tabahi(2022). Some of her Tamil cinema hits include
(2016), Siruthai (2011), Thoza (2016),
(2014) and Bahubali: The Beginning(2015). Extremely glamorous, skilled, and talented actress Tamannah is one of the most followed actresses in India.
The movie ‘Ayan’ was released on January 19, 2009, and was a box office hit. Directed by K. V. Anand, this action thriller Tamil film stars Tamannah as Yamuna, who played the role of Deva’s(Suriya)love interest. Suriya and Tamannah’s onscreen chemistry was loved by the audience. This film got 12 nominations at the 57th Filmfare Awards South and 18 nominations at the 4th Annual Vijay Awards. Furthermore, Tamannah earned a nomination for favourite heroine in the Vijay Awards 2009. ‘Ayan’ was the only commercial success of the year 2009 in Tamil cinema.
, and released on December 07, 2007, the ‘Kalloori’ film was based on an actual incident, the Dharmapuri bus burning incident in 2000. This coming-of-age Tamil film casts Tamannah as Shobhna, a kind-hearted college student from a wealthy family. The film revolves around the story of 9 college friends who value their friendship over anything else. Tamannah’s character, Shobhna, and two of her friends, fate to die in the bus fire, in the climax. This film became a blockbuster at the box office.
Released on January 10, 2014, ‘Veeram’ is an action drama film. This super hit film is directed by Siva. In this film, Tamannah is paired with the superstar Ajith. Tamannah marks her Tamil movie comeback after three long years with this mass entertainer family-drama film. In 2017, ‘Veeram’ was remade in the Telugu language by the name Katamarayudu, and later in the Kannada language by the name Odeya(2019). Furthermore, in 2023, it got a Hindi language release as ‘Kisi Ka Bhai Kisi Ki Jaan’ starring
‘Devi’ movie was simultaneously release in the Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi languages on October 07, 2016. The film is directed and co-written by A. L. Vijay. It is star-casted with
, along with Tamannah. Tamannah plays the role of Devi, a simple, caring housewife, and Ruby, a possessed ghost who desires to be an actress. This horror comedy film proved to be a super hit entertainer. The film earned Tamannah, the Asianet Film Award 2017 in the Most Popular Tamil Actress category
5. Dharma Durai
The film was written & directed by
and was released on August 19, 2016. Tamanaah played the role of Dr. Subhashini, a pregnant lady cheated by her husband. She then meets her college love, Dr. Dharmadurai, played by
. She played the role of an independent, strong woman in this film. Tamannah won the Best Actress Award at the Asiavision Awards, in 2016 for her outstanding performance. Moreover, for the film’s song “Endha Pakkam,” singer Vairamuthu was rewarded with the National Film Award in the Best Lyrics category.
6. Bahubali: The Beginning
This all-time blockbuster epic action film is directed by S. S. Rajamouli. The film was released in four languages, Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, and Malayalam, on July 10, 2015. The film features Prabhas, Tamannah,
, Sathyaraj, Ramya Krishnan and Nassir. Tamannah plays the role of Avanthika, a mighty, skilled, and determined warrior. She is the love interest of Mahendra Bahubali, played by Prabhas. The film made Tamannah receive a nomination in the Best Supporting Actress category at the Saturn Awards.
7. Bahubali 2: The Conclusion
It is the second part of the film Bahubali: The Beginning. Released on April 28, 2017, this film emerged as the much-awaited film for the suspense left behind in the first part- ‘Why did Kattappa kill Amarendra Bahubali.’ In this part of the film, Tamannah’s character Avanthika helps Mahendra Bahubali in assassinating his kingdom, and then she gets married to him. Bahubali 2 emerged as the highest-grossing film in India. This super hit blockbuster film broke many records at the box office.
Released on April 02, 2010 (Good Friday), this N. Linguswamy-directed Tamil language film takes you on an action adventure, romance journey. With Karthi and Tamannah as main leads, the film received cheerful applause for its brilliant screenplay, chartbuster songs, and excellent background. It was collectively entitled “summer entertainer” by the critics. Its Telugu language dubbed version was titled Awara. The film then was remade in Bengali and Kannada languages. ‘Paiyaa’ won the Best Album of the Year award at the Mirchi Music Awards. Both Karthi and Tamannah got nominations for the 58th Filmfare Awards South.
This film was a beautiful remake of the French movie
(2011). It was globally released on March 25, 2016, in Tamil and Telugu languages. The Telugu version was entitled Oopiri. The film star casts Karthi,
, and Tamnannah in lead roles. It was Tamannah’s first ever Telugu film to have her natural voice. Thozha was commercially superhit, grossing over 847.5 million. The film received positive reviews for its right cast and their extraordinary performances.
Released on January 14, 2011, this blockbuster movie is co-written and directed by Siva. ‘Siruthai’ features Tamannah and Karthi (in double roles) alongside Santhanam. It is a remake version of S. S. Rajamouli produced Telugu film Vikramarkadu(2006). The film is rich in comedy, romance, and action with a rural backdrop. ‘Siruthai’ shines up with its chartbuster, catchy songs. Karthi’s double role as a thief and as a DSP and his onscreen romance with Tamannah, got approving reviews by the critics.