Born on November 28, 1986, Tinaa Dattaa hails from Kolkata. She did her studies from the city of joy. Tinaa went to St Paul's Boarding and Day School (Kidderpore) and later studied in Meghmala Roy Education Centre (Behala). (All pictures courtesy/Tinaa Dattaa's Instagram account)
Tinaa Dattaa is popular for playing the role of Ichcha Veer Singh Bundela in Hindi daily soap Uttaran. The show 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.
Though Tinaa rose to fame with Uttaran, she made her acting debut at the age of 5. In 1992, Tinaa appeared in the TV serial Sister Nivedita.
Tinaa Dattaa soon started acting in films as a child artist in Bengali industry. She was part of films such as Pita Matar Santaan, Dus Number Bari, Sagarkanya, among others.
Tinaa Dattaa was 16 when Tinaa Dattaa acted with Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in Rituparno Ghosh's Chokher Bali.
Tinaa Dattaa was also part of Vidya Balan's Parineeta (2005). She played teenage Lalita (Balan's character) in the film.
Besides Uttaran, Tinaa Dattaa has also been part of several reality TV shows. She not just participated, but has also hosted quite a few reality TV shows.
Tinaa Dattaa has participated in reality shows like Khatron Ke Khiladi and Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa and has been part of comedy shows like Comedy Circus, Comedy Nights With Kapil and Comedy Nights Bachao. She was also seen in Box Cricket League.
Talking about her experience in Khatron Ke Khiladi, Tinaa Dattaa, post-eviction had said that her experience on 'Khatron Ke Khiladi' was an answer to those who considered her a 'delicate darling'.
Tinaa Dattaa earlier said in an interview, "On 'Khatron Ke Khiladi', I discovered myself. 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 was seen in Karmaphal Daata Shani as Dhamini (wife of Shani) and is currently busy with Daayan, a supernatural show, which will be soon aired.
We wish Tinaa Dattaa a very happy birthday!
Tinaa Dattaa, best remembered as Ichcha from TV show 'Uttaran', has shared some beautiful pictures on her Instagram account. On her 27th 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
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