Mumtaj

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Not to be confused with Mumtaz (actress).
Mumtaj
Born Nagma Khan
5 July 1980
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Residence Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Other names Monisha
Mumtaj
Occupation Actress, model
Years active 1999–present

Mumtaj (born Nagma Khan) is an Indian model and film actress known for her work in Tamil and Telugu cinema.[1][2] After working as an Adult model, she entered film industry through the Tamil film Monisha En Monalisa. She has appeared as an item girl in several item numbers, and also in lead and supporting roles.[3][4] She was a judge in the first season of the reality dance competition Boys Vs Girls, which aired on Star Vijay, and season 6 of Maanada Mayilada, which aired on Kalaignar TV.[5][6]

Early life[edit]

Mumtaj was born Nagma Khan on 5 July 1980 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Initially, she had the screen name "Monisha" and later changed it to Mumtaj.[7] She completed her schooling at St. Marys convent.[1][6][8][9]

Filmography[edit]

Year Film Role Language Notes
1999 Monisha En Monalisa Monisha Tamil
Malabar Police Julie Tamil
Chala Bagundi item girl Telugu Special appearance in the song "Entha Bagundhi Brotheru"
Jananayakan Nancy Parera Malayalam
Unakkaga Ellam Unakkaga item girl Tamil
2000 Budget Padmanabhan Omana Tamil
Kushi Anitha Tamil
2001 Boond Neelam Hindi
Kushi Anitha Telugu
Looty Tamil
Sonnal Thaan Kathala Tamil
Star Tamil Cameo appearance
Vedham Pooja Tamil
Chocolate Tamil
Mitta Miraasu Vijaya Tamil
Yeh Teraa Ghar Yeh Meraa Ghar Anupam Verma Hindi
Azhagana Naatkal Tamil
2002 Vivaramana Aalu Tamil
Roja Koottam Tamil Item number
Ezhumalai Sandhya Tamil
Thandavam Malayalam
2003 Three Roses Roma Tamil
Thathi Thavadhu Manasu Aarthi Tamil Also producer
2004 Maha Nadigan Nandini Tamil
Kuthu Dancer Tamil Item number
Kanti Kannada Item number
Aai Tamil Item number
Chellame Herself Tamil Cameo appearance
2005 Devathayai Kanden Tamil Item number
London Aishwarya Tamil
2006 Jerry Janani Tamil
2007 Veerasamy Sarasu Tamil
2009 Rajadhi Raja Shyla Tamil
2012 Preview Malayalam Delayed
2013 Atharintiki Daaredi Telugu Special appearance
2014 Aagadu Sukanya Telugu

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