Tinaa Dattaa is popular for playing the role of Ichcha Veer Singh Bundela in Hindi daily soap 'Uttaran'. All pictures courtesy/Tinaa Dattaa's Instagram account
Tinaa Dattaa's 'Uttaran' aired on Colors TV for more than 6 years (2008-2015)
In 2010, Tinaa Dattaa's performance as Ichcha earned her Producers Guild Film Award for Best Actress in a Drama Series
Tinaa Dattaa made her acting debut at the age of 5
Tinaa Dattaa made her acting debut in 1992 with TV serial 'Sister Nivedita'
Tinaa Dattaa soon started acting in films
Did you know Tinaa Dattaa has acted with Aishwarya Rai Bachchan when she was only 16 years old? The film was Rituparno Ghosh's 'Choker Bali'
Tinaa Dattaa was also part of Vidya Balan's 'Parineeta' (2005)
Besides 'Uttaran', Tinaa Dattaa has also been part of several reality TV shows
Tinaa Dattaa has not only taken part, but also hosted quite a few reality TV shows
Tinaa Dattaa has participated in reality shows like 'Khatron Ke Khiladi' and 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa'
Tinaa Dattaa has also been part of comedy shows like 'Comedy Circus', 'Comedy Nights With Kapil' and 'Comedy Nights Bachao'
Tinaa Dattaa was also seen in Box Cricket League
Tinaa Dattaa was the first female contestant to get eliminated from the seventh season of 'Khatron Ke Khiladi - Kabhi Peeda Kabhi Keeda'
Tinaa Dattaa said that her experience on 'Khatron Ke Khiladi' is an answer to those who considered her a 'delicate darling'
Tinaa Dattaa earlier said in an interview, "On 'Khatron Ke Khiladi', I discovered myself."
Tinaa Dattaa said, "'Khatron Ke Khiladi' was an answer to everyone who thought I was a delicate darling."
Tinaa Dattaa said, " Overcoming your biggest fear when you are on television in front of the cameras can be your worst nightmare, but 'Khatron Ke Khiladi' captures the journey in the most beautiful way."
Tinaa Dattaa said she never thought that "trying new things and moving out from your comfort zone would turn out to be so adventurous".
"I had the time of my life while in Argentina with the other contestants, each and every one surprised me with their talent," she added
Tinaa Dattaa, best remembered as Ichcha from TV show 'Uttaran', has shared some beautiful pictures on her Instagram account. On her 26th birthday today, take a look at some interesting facts about the TV actress and her photos that are a far cry from her on-screen avatar