Actress Tashu Kaushik Profile
Occupation:Film actress, model
Years active:2006 – present
Tashu Kaushik is an Indian film actress and model. She was earlier seen in films like Raju Maharaju, Dushasana, Vaikuntapali and Graduate. She started career as a stage choreographer. From stage shows, Tashu moved on to tinseltown through Ram Gopal Varma’s Darwaaza Bandh Rakho.
She had born in Kanpur. But, her family shifted to Mumbai in her childhood as her father, Rakesh Goud is a businessman. She was doing her Masters in Arts. She has done so many commercials and tried for opportunities in Bollywood and acted in a film Jhoom.
Tashu had joined the team of Jr NTR-starrer Dammu to shoot for a special song. However, the filmmakers replaced her after shooting for it.
Tashu Kaushik has completed shooting for Telugabbai opposite Tanish. “My character in the film is a girl who is born and brought up abroad and is a model by profession. It’s a glamourous character and you can see me in an all new contemporary look in the movie,” says Tashu. The actress is also playing the leading lady opposite Sri of Eerojullo fame in Doola Seenu directed by Raj Kandukoori. She adds that her look in the entertainer will be a stark contrast to her role in Telugabbai. “In this movie, my character is a homely one and I’ll be sporting saris mostly,” she says. Her third film is Mike Testing 143, where she will be paired opposite Taraka Ratna.
Tashu is busy with her debut in other South languages. She is making her Mollywood debut with Rajesh Nair’s Annum Innum Ennum. She is shooting for a Kannada movie, Cool Ganesha, an out-and-out-comedy. She has signed up for her first Tamil film — Pazhaya Vannara Pettai. Talking about Pazhaya Vannara Pettai Tashu says, “The movie is important to me because I get to play the role of a traditional girl who is always dressed in half-saris and salwars- a stark contrast to my glam doll stereotype in Tollywood.”
She has her eyes set on filmmaking too and want to direct at least one film in the next 10 years. She was running my own restaurant in Versova in Mumbai when her first Telugu film offer came to her.