Tanvi Azmi

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Tanvi Azmi
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Tanvi Azmi at Maee Film Bash
Born 9 November[1]
Nationality Indian
Occupation Actress

Tanvi Azmi is an Indian film and television actress.

Early life[edit]

Tanvi was born to Marathi-Hindi actress Usha Kiran and Dr. Manohar Kher.[2]


Azmi met with success over her portrayal of a troubled doctor in the tele-series, Jeevanrekha (Lifeline). She has also acted in television. Tanvi has acted in number of Marathi and Hindi films and Marathi tele serials. She first appeared in a young widow in telefilm Rao Saheb (1986) directed by Vijaya Mehta.[2][3] She also acted opposite Mammootty, in Malayalam film Vidheyan (The Servile, 1993), directed by Adoor Gopalakrishnan.[4]

She received a nomination for Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in film Akele Hum Akele Tum (1995).[5]

Personal life[edit]

She is married to Baba Azmi, cinematographer and brother of Shabana Azmi, thus connected with the Akhtar-Azmi film family.[5]



  1. ^ "Happy Birthday to Manav, Shalini, Payal, Malhar, Pankaj and Tanvi". Telly Chakkar. 9 November 2012. Retrieved 25 January 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Festive rise - Raghuvir Yadav and Tanvi Azmi: New-comers on the firmament of Indian stars". India Today. 15 February 1987. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  3. ^ M. L. Dhawan (23 June 2002). "ON THE SANDS OF TIME — 1986 The year of thought-provoking films". The Tribune. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  4. ^ ""Vidheyan"" (pdf). Press Information Bureau. Retrieved 24 January 2014. .
  5. ^ a b "Baba,Tanvi Azmi to adopt caretaker’s kids". Times of India. 22 February 2012. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 

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