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Tanvi Vyas

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Tanvi Vyas
Vyas in 2013
Born (1985-09-30) 30 September 1985 (age 38)
Occupation(s)Actor, model, designer
Years active2009–2016

Tanvi Vyas (Hindi: तन्वी व्यास, Gujarati: તન્વી વ્યાસ; born 30 September 1985) is an Indian actress and beauty pageant titleholder who made her acting debut in the "Tamil" film Eppadi Manasukkul Vanthai in 2012. Prior to that, she was a graphic designer and later was crowned Femina Miss India Earth 2008 in Mumbai.[1]


Born in Vadodara, the cultural capital of Gujarat, she belongs to a Hindu Brahmin family. She was born to Dr.J. K. Vyas and Vijaya Vyas. She is the only daughter of the doctor family. She did her schooling in the Convent of Jesus and Mary, Vadodara. She completed her Fine Arts, Graphic Design degree from Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda (Gujarati: મહારાજા સયાજીરાવ વિશ્વવિદ્યાલય; MSU) in 2009. While in college, she won Westside style showdown, a college based competition and participated in IIT Powai's cultural fest Mood Indigo.

Being a small town girl, with no background of any formal training, she went on to compete the country's most competitive beauty pageant, Femina Miss India, and was crowned Femina Miss India Earth 2008. She then went on to represent India at the Miss Earth 2008 pageant held at Manila, Philippines.[2]

Modelling career[edit]

After winning the Miss India title in 2008, she went on to work as a show stopper with designers Ritu Kumar (Dubai fashion week, couture week), Neeta Lulla [Gitanjali Lifestyle Bridal couture], Digvijay Singh [Lakme India Fashion week], Krishna Mehta [Gitanjali Lifestyle],Lacone Hemant (Colombo). She also made a few commercials both in the north and south of India for Air Wick, JP Cement, Colgate, Banjara Fairness, ClearTrip.com, Sri Laxmi jewellery, Kent Water Purifiers, Canvera Photo albums.

She has appeared in print commercials for Safi, Air India, Hero Cycles, Pantaloons, Donear with Vivek Oberoi, RMKV Silk Sarees.

Film career[edit]

Tanvi made her acting debut in Kollywood with the film Eppadi Manasukkul Vanthai ("How You Came Into My Heart"), a Tamil Indian film directed by P. V. Prasath.[3][4]

Later she got the role of Swapna in Nenem…Chinna Pillana?[5] under the prestigious banner of Padma Bhushan D. Ramanaidu.[6]


Year Film Role Language Notes
2012 Eppadi Manasukkul Vanthai Mithra Tamil
2013 Nenem Chinna Pillana[5] Swapna Telugu
2016 A Scandall Anshu Hindi


  1. ^ "Vadodara’s Tanvi Vyas is Femina Miss India Earth" Desh Gujarat. 2008-04-11. Retrieved 2010-12-12.
  2. ^ Prabhakar, Jyothi (2008-12-04). "Earthy beauty". The Times of India. Retrieved 2010-12-12.
  3. ^ "Tanvi Vyas is Focussed on Bollywood". Internet Movie Database. 2010-02-03. Retrieved 2010-12-12.
  4. ^ http://popcorn.oneindia.in/artist-filmography/16652/2/tanvi-vyas.html[permanent dead link]. Oneindia. Retrieved 2010-12-12.
  5. ^ a b "P Sunil Kumar Reddy changes his film's title". 123telugu.com. 14 April 2013. Retrieved 14 April 2013.
  6. ^ Chowdhary, Y. Sunita (8 August 2013). "Lucky TANVI". The Hindu. Retrieved 8 August 2013.

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by Miss Earth India
Succeeded by