|Years active||1963– present|
Early life and career
Azmi portrayed a troubled doctor in the tele-series, Jeevanrekha and as a young widow in telefilm Rao Saheb (1986) directed by Vijaya Mehta. She also acted in the Malayalam language film Vidheyan (1993), directed by Adoor Gopalakrishnan.
In 2014, she appeared in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film Bajirao Mastani playing the role of Radhabai, mother of Bajirao I. She had to go bald for her role in the movie. She got the National Film Award for Best Supporting Actress for her outstanding performance in the film Bajirao Mastani. In 2017, she acted in And TV’s Vani Rani
|1994||English, August||Malti Srivastava||English language film|
|1995||Akele Hum Akele Tum||Farida|
|Dhai Akshar Prem Ke||Simran Grewal|
|Raja Ko Rani Se Pyar Ho Gaya||Meera Kumar|
|2002||11'09"01 September 11||Talat Hamdani||segment "India"|
|Pal Pal Dil Ke Ssaat||Makhan Singh|
|Bubble Gum||Sudha Rawat|
|Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani||Bunny's step-mother|
|2014||Dekh Tamasha Dekh||Fatima|
|Bobby Jasoos||Kausar Khaala|
|Lai Bhaari||Sumitra Devi|
|2017||Guest iin London||Sazia Ghan|
|2019||377 AbNormal||Chitra Palgaokar||Zee5 film|
|1988||Mirza Ghalib||Umrao Begum|
|1998-1999||Family No.1||Shalini Potia|
|2005||Sinndoor Tere Naam Ka||Kavita Raizada|||
|2017||Vani Rani||Vani/Raani||Double role|
Awards and nominations
|2016||Bajirao Mastani||Best Supporting Actress||Won|
|1986||Pyari Behna||Best Supporting Actress||Nominated|
|1996||Akele Hum Akele Tum||Nominated|
- Other Awards
|2016||IIFA Awards||Bajirao Mastani||Best Supporting Actress||Nominated|
|Producers Guild Film Awards||Best Actor in a Negative Role||Nominated|
|Best Actress in a Supporting Role||Won|
|Screen Awards||Best Actor in a Negative Role||Nominated|
|Times of India Film Awards||Best Supporting Actress||Nominated|
|Zee Cine Awards||Best Actor in a Supporting Role – Female||Nominated|
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- M. L. Dhawan (23 June 2002). "ON THE SANDS OF TIME — 1986 The year of thought-provoking films". The Tribune. Retrieved 24 January 2014.
- "Vidheyan" (PDF). Press Information Bureau. Retrieved 24 January 2014..
- "Baba,Tanvi Azmi to adopt caretaker's kids". The Times of India. 22 February 2012. Archived from the original on 5 November 2013. Retrieved 24 January 2014.
- "Tanvi Azmi goes bald for Bajirao Mastani". The Indian Express. Retrieved 2 July 2016.
- "Vani Rani-a tale of estranged twins".
- "Kajol, Tanvi Azmi, Mithila Palkar celebrate women and their beautiful imperfections in 'Tribhanga' trailer". DNA India. 4 January 2021. Retrieved 4 January 2021.
- Stratton, David (10 October 1994). "English, August".
- "Review : Anjaana Anjaani (2010)". www.sify.com.
- "377 Ab Normal review: Shashank Arora shines in the Faruk Kabir film". 22 March 2019.
- "Tribuneindia... Film and tv". www.tribuneindia.com.
- Chattopadhyay, Sudipto (3 November 2005). "We worked in soaps that were aesthetic and progressive". DNA India.
- "Iqbal Azad and Sanjay Gandhi cast opposite Tanvi Azmi in Vani Rani - Times of India". The Times of India.
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