Tabu, who is incredibly versatile and gracefully alluring, is still making headlines with her mesmerizing performances.
Born on November 4, 1971, in Hyderabad, Tabu began her career as a child actor.
Director K Raghavendra Rao's "Coolie No.1" starring Venkatesh was her first film as a lead heroine.
She later moved to Bollywood. Tabu's debut Hindi film, Pehla Pehla Pyar, bombed. Vijaypath (1994) was her first Bollywood hit.
Tabu swiftly rose to prominence in Bollywood, becoming one of the top heroines by 1997 with multiple hits.
Some of her Bollywood hits: Prem, Sajan Chale Sasural, Maachis, Border, Virasat, Chachi 420, Hu Tu Tu, Astitva, Chandni Bar, Biwi No.1, Maqbool, Cheeni Kum, etc.
She had a huge hit in Telugu with 'Ninne Pelladata' and continued to work with Nagarjuna including 'Aavidaa Maa Aavide'
In Telugu, Tabu appeared alongside Venkatesh, Balakrishna, Nagarjuna, and Chiranjeevi, among others.
Tabu's career shifted with films such as "Drishyam" and "Andhadhun" lately. She is currently being cast in negative and pivotal roles.
She has also become a favorite for web dramas and web movies. She appeared in 'A Suitable Boy' and 'Khufiya'.
Tabu achieved international acclaim with "The Namesake". She is regarded as a daring and great performer.
'Maachis' and 'Chandini Bar' both earned her a National Award for Best Actress.