Karishma Tanna

Karishma Tanna


Karishma Tanna is an Indian actress, model, and anchor who has been active in the film industry and television shows.

Age and Height

Karishma Tanna was born on 21st December 1983 and is 35 years as of 2018. She is 5 feet and 9 inches in height. 


Karishma is unmarried currently. She was in a relationship with actor Upen Patel and was engaged with him. However, the couple could not keep together for long and both of them split up in 2016.


Karishma Tanna’s father passed away in the year 2012. Her mother’s name is Jasmine Tanna. She has a younger sister by name of Grishma Kadam. 


Karishma began her television career with the popular television show Kyon Ki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi in the year 2001. She also appeared in some popular television shows like Kkusum and Adaalat. 

She also appeared in many reality shows like Zara Nach ke Dikha, Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 9 and Bigg Boss 8 among others. She has also hosted reality television programs like India’s Magic Star and Kaante Ki Takkar.   

She made her Bollywood debut in the romantic movie Dosti: Friends Forever which also featured Akshay Kumar, Bobby Deol, Lara Dutta, and Kareena Kapoor. 

Karishma Tanna has not been in any major controversy apart from her relationship with actor Upen Patel. Both, however, parted ways in the year 2016. She was also one of the most controversial participants in Bigg Boss 8 in the year 2014. She was also to be featured in the comedy show Comedy Dangal but was replaced at last moment as she threw a lot of tantrums. 


Karishma Tanna has a special taste for Gujarati cuisines. Her favourite actress is Kangana Ranaut and her favourite destinations are Paris and Dubai. Her hobbies include reading, travelling, gymming and watching movies.


Among the major awards, Karishma Tanna’s award cabinet includes the Television Style Award for Stylish female in Reality Show for Bigg Boss 8 in the year 2015. She has also won the Zee Gold Award for the fittest actress in the year 2016. 

Prior to this, she was nominated for favourite behen, best actress in a comic role, best actress in a negative role in the years 2003 and 2007. She was also nominated as the best anchor for MTV Love School in the year 2016.


Karishma Tanna bagged her first role while she was studying at Sydenham College in Mumbai.

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Karishma Tanna Bio

  • Real Name Karishma Tanna
  • Famous Role Indira 'Indu' Gandhi in Kyunki... Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi... Series
  • Profession Acting

Karishma Tanna - Physical Stats & more

  • Height(In cm) 175
  • Weight(In kg) 60
  • Figure Measurement 32-28-34
  • Eye color Dark Brown
  • Hair color Black

Karishma Tanna - Other details

  • Date of Birth 21/12/1983
  • Home Town Not known
  • Birth Place Not known
  • Sun Sign Sagittarius
  • Nationality India
  • College Sydenham College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai
  • Education Qualification Graduate