Tunisha Sharma (2002-2022) was an Indian TV and film actress. On 24 December 2022, she committed suicide by hanging herself in the makeup room of her ex-boyfriend and co-star Sheezan Khan on the sets of the Hindi TV show ‘Ali Baba: Dastaan-E-Kabul’ (2022).
Tunisha Sharma aka Tunisha Vanita Sharma was born on Friday, 4 January 2002 (age 20 years; at the time of death) in Chandigarh, India. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn. She studied at Chandigarh University, Mohali, Punjab.
Height (approx.): 5′ 3″
Eye Colour: Brown
Hair Colour: Brown
Parents & Siblings
When Tunisha was a kid, her father passed away. Her mother’s name is Vanita Sharma.
Relationship & Affairs
She was in a relationship with the Indian actor Sheezan Mohammed Khan. However, the duo broke up only a few days before Tunisha committed suicide.
In 2015, she made her debut as a child actor with the Hindi TV serial ‘Bharat Ka Veer Putra – Maharana Pratap’ as Chand Kanwar. The show aired on Sony TV.
She appeared as an actress in a few Hindi TV shows such as ‘Gabbar Poonchwala’ (2016; Disney Channel), ‘Sher-e-Punjab: Maharaja Ranjit Singh’ (2017; Life OK), ‘Hero – Gayab Mode On’ (2021; Sony SAB), and ‘Ali Baba: Dastaan-E-Kabul’ (2022; Sony SAB).
In 2021, she appeared as a contestant in the Colors reality TV show ‘Indian Game Show.’
In 2016, Tunisha made her Bollywood debut with the film ‘Fitoor’ as young Firdaus (played by Katrina Kaif).
She acted in a few other Hindi films like ‘Baar Baar Dekho’ (2016), ‘Kahaani 2: Durga Rani Singh’ (2016), and ‘Dabangg 3’ (2019).
In 2021, Tunisha Sharma was featured in music videos like “Sardari” (Chapter 1; Punjabi) by Manavgeet Gill, “Pyaar Ho Jayega” (Hindi) by Vishal Mishra, and “Nainon Ka Ye Rona Jaaye Na” (Hindi) by Raj Barman.
Later, she appeared in music videos like “Tu Baithe Mere Samne” (Hindi) by Raj Barman, “Heeriye” (Hindi) by Abhi Dutt, and “Hi Bye” (Punjabi) by Manavgeet Gill.
On 24 December 2022, she was found hanging in the bathroom of the makeup room of her ex-boyfriend, Sheezan Mohammed Khan. She was immediately taken to JJ Hospital in Mumbai, where the doctors declared her brought dead. Moments before her death, Tunisha shared a story on her Instagram account from the sets of her TV show. In the story, she could be seen getting her hair and makeup done. The Indian Express
- Her family and friends lovingly called her Tunu and Tisha. Instagram – Tunisha Sharma Instagram – Tunisha Sharma
- She was an avid animal lover and has posted pictures with dogs and cats on her social media accounts.
- She appeared in a few dance videos on the YouTube channel The Dance Unity.
- Tunisha loved to read books in her leisure time.
- She was a die-hard fan of the Indian cricketer Virat Kohli.
- She had a tattoo of ‘Love Above Everything’ on her left forearm.
- In 2021, she started her YouTube channel titled Tee Time. As of December 2022, he YouTube channel has around 7.44k subscribers and has only 3 videos on her channel.
- Tunisha Sharma was a spiritual person and often visited nearby temples and gurudwaras.
- Tunisha’s boyfriend broke up with her a few days before she committed suicide. Later, her mother filed a suicide abetment case against Tunisha’s rumoured boyfriend Sheezan Mohammed Khan. Telly Chakkar In an interview, Tunisha’s uncle shared that Sheezan was cheating on her after which she was in depression. The Tribune Her uncle said,
Even after being in a relationship with Tunisha and living together, Sheezan used to keep in touch with many girls. This left Tunisha stressed and in depression. On December 16, Tunisha came to know that Sheezan was cheating on her and after this, she had an anxiety attack. Tunisha’s mother also spoke to Sheezan and asked him why he came so close and then left Tunisha suddenly when he was not serious. This was not right. We cannot believe that Tunisha is no more. She used to live with her mother in the Indraprastha building on Mira Road. She used to look after everything. I have full faith in the police. Whoever is the accused should be punished.”