Raveena Tandon is a proclaimed National Film Award Winner Indian actress. She is also a producer and former model. Along with one National Film Award, she has also won two Filmfare awards. It is not only the Hindi cinemas where she had proved her acting skills; she has also done many films in other regional languages of India like for Tamil, Telugu and Kannada cinemas.
The ravishing beauty Raveena Tandon still has a strong foothold in the Bollywood. Her last venture was Maatr which was released in 2017 only, and she won the best actress critic award for the strong role played by her in the movie. Below you will find details about her Biography, Wiki, Personal Details, Age, Height.
|DOB||26th October 1974|
|Profession||Actress, Model, Producer|
|Height||5 Feet 6 Inches|
|School||Jamnabai Narsee School, Mumbai|
|College||Mithibai College, Mumbai|
|Educational Qualification||B.A. Dropout|
Family Details of Raveena Tandon
- Father: – Ravi Tandon (Producer)
- Mother: – Veena Tandon
- Sibling: – Rajiv Tandon (Brother)
- Husband: – Anil Thandani (Film Distributor)
- Children: – Daughters Pooja, Chhaya and Rasha and one son Ranbir Tondon.
Raveena’s father Mr. Ravi Tandon is a well-known Bollywood film director and producer. Her brother Rajeev Tandon was the creator of the TV serial Heena which was aired on Sony TV for five long years from 1998 to 2003.
In the year of 1995, Raveena Tandon adopted two girls Pooja and Chaya who were eleven and eight years old that time and rose them as a single mother. On 22nd February 2004, Raveena married Anil Thandani in Udaipur, Rajasthan as per Punjabi Traditions.
Career of Raveena Tandon
While pursuing her graduation from Mithibai College, Raveena Tandon got the offer for the first film from Shantanu Sherorey. She then left her studies and started her film career. Like every other star, Raveena also had the equal share of success and failure in her career. But the great thing about her character was that her nature of fighting back. With every failure, she did a harder come back.
Raveena Tandon made her Bollywood debut with a blockbuster hit movie “Pathar Ke Phool” in the year of 1991, and she also won Filmfare Award for Lux New Face of the Year for this movie. Her next movie made her a superstar and gave her the nick name of “Mast Mast Girl” it was another super hit movie “Mohra” in the year of 1994.
The year of 1994 was a great one as she gave three mega hits which were “Mohra”, “Dilwale” and “Andaz Apna Apna”. It also showed the versatility of her talent as in Mohra she played a glamorous role, Dilwale was a romantic movie, and Andaz Apna Apna was a cult-classic comedy.
In the year of 2006, Raveena Tandon had her last movie released “Sandwich” which failed terribly at the box office. After that, she took a long leave from the movies. She made her comeback again in the year 2015 with Anurag Kashyap’s Bombay Velvet. Her last movie was “Maatr” which was a tale of how a mother takes revenge for her daughter death. The role was highly acclaimed by the critics, and she also won the best actress critic award for this.
Currently, Raveena is doing Onir’s next movie Shab in which she plays the role of a socialite.
Lesser Known Facts
- Raveena Tandon won National Film Award for the best actress for the movie “Daman: A Victim of Martial ”
- Mac Mohan aka Samba from the movie “Sholay” the famous villain from the 70’s is Raveena’s maternal uncle.
- She dropped out after two years of college as it was difficult for the college authorities to handle the crowd.