Madhurima Tuli is an Indian actress and model featuring in many TV serials, Bollywood and South Indian films. Famous for the role of ‘Tanu‘ in ‘Kumkum Bhagya‘, Tuli has been appearing the Indian Television Series ‘Chandrakanta— Ek Mayavi Prem Gaatha‘ since 2017. Presenting to you some interesting facts and details about Madhurima Tuli’s life and career which might surprise you.
Madhurima Tuli, also referred to as Madhurima Tulli, was born on 19 August 1986 (32 years) in Odisha, India. Since she belonged to a sports enthusiast family, she was a fine athlete who aspired to make her career in the Indian women’s cricket team. But she was soon bitten by the modelling bug during her teenage days and won the ‘Miss Uttarakhand’ title while doing her graduation in Dehradun. Her journey in the glamour world has not been easier. Tuli’s acting career began with a small role in Star Plus’s ‘Kasturi,’ starring Shubhangi Atre and Karan Patel. She also began to appear in various commercials, then the movie ‘Baby‘ alongside the superstar, Akshay Kumar and since then there has been no looking back for Madhurima.
The Leo actress standing tall at 5′ 6” and weighing around 55 kilos, has a glamorous body figure. The beauty queen has dark brown eyes and black hair colour. Her physical stats are proportionate at 32-26-32.
Family, Caste & Boyfriend
Although Madhurima was born in Dhanbad, the star traces her roots back to Dehradun, Uttrakhand, India. She did her graduation from a college in Dehradun itself. The middle-class Hindu Garhwali actress and model is unmarried as of now.
Madhurima’s father Parveen Tuli works for Tata Steel and her mother Vijaya Pant Tuli is a mountaineer. She has one younger brother, Shrikant Tuli.
She won a beauty pageant while she was graduating and thus, began her journey into the glamour world. In 2004, she first faced the camera after she was paired opposite Sai Kiran in the Telugu film ‘Satta.’ In 2008, she featured in the Tamil movie ‘Ellam Avan Seyal.’
Later, she shifted to Mumbai where she learned the acting skills at the renowned ‘Kishore Namit Kapoor Acting School.’ In Mumbai, she started her journey as a model and featured in commercials for popular brands like- Airtel, Godrej, Fiama Di Wills, and Karbonn Mobiles.
In 2007, her acting journey in Mumbai began with a small role in Star Plus’s ‘Kasturi,’ also starring Shubhangi Atre and Karan Patel.
In 2009, she made her Bollywood debut with the movie ‘Toss.’
In 2010, she participated in ‘Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 3.’ Her big break in Bollywood came with the action spy thriller film ‘Baby,’ where she played the role of “Anjali Singh Rajput,” wife of Akshay Kumar‘s character in the film.
In 2017, she made her Hollywood debut whereby she played the role of the younger version of ‘Shabana Azmi‘ (Maharaja Duleep Singh’s mother) in the film ‘The Black Prince,’ which is based on the last King of the Sikh Empire, Maharaja Duleep, in Punjab.
After doing TV for around a decade, she grabbed her first lead role of ‘Chandrakanta‘ in the supernatural fantasy show ‘Chandrakanta — Ek Mayavi Prem Gaatha.’
Madhurima Tuli was taken aback when Balaji Telefilms replaced her with Mona Vasu in Colors TV channel’s serial Parichay, without informing her.
Madhurima Tuli charges ₹50,000/ episode (as in 2018).
- Sonam Kapoor is her all-time favourite.
- Madhurima likes to watch the American sitcom ‘Orange Is The New Black‘ in her free time.
- She admires the designs of Divya Reddy, Manish Malhotra, and Tarun Tahiliani.
- She loves to wear jeans and ganji.
- Paris is her favourite vacation spot.
Lesser Known facts
- Madhurima Tuli does not smoke.
- Her first salary was ₹1500, which she earned at the age of 16, for an ad film in Dehradun.
- She is an ardent devotee of Lord Shiva.
- Tuli is a pure vegetarian.
- Madhurima also loves to swim.
- She resides in Wadala, Mumbai.
- Her hobbies include doing yoga, working out at the gym and travelling.