Striking Indian actor Tabu has had a fair amount of success in her brief career as a performer, taking on roles in roughly 30 films in eight years, mostly in her native India. She is the niece of the even more famous Shabana Azmi.
- Started working in Indian movies since childhood.
- Awarded the Padma Shri, India's fourth highest civilian award, in 2011 for her contributions towards the arts.
- Lifetime member of the International Club of Asian Academy of Film and Television, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India.
- Charged with poaching of two blackbucks in Kankani, Jodhpur, Rajasthan (along with co-stars) during a film shoot in 1998.