Tanisha Santoshi is an Indian actress, filmmaker, scriptwriter, and creative developer. She is the daughter of renowned filmmaker Rajkumar Santoshi. In 2023, she acted in the film “Gandhi Godse Ek Yudh” in which she played the role of Seema.
Tanisha Santoshi was born on Saturday, 1 August 1998 (age 24 years; as of 2022). Her Zodiac sign is Leo. She did her schooling at Ecole Mondiale World School, Mumbai, Maharastra. She completed one semester in Bachelor of Fine Arts with a major in media production at Pepperdine University and later pursued BA (Honours) in Film and Television Production at the University of the Arts London.
A childhood photograph of Tanisha Santoshi with her father
Height (approx.): 5′ 5″
Weight (approx.): 55 kg
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Black
Parents & Siblings
Her father, Rajkumar Santoshi, is a Bollywood film director and producer. Her mother’s name is Malina Santoshi who produced the Bollywood film “Gandhi Godse Ek Yudh” (2023).
Rajkumar Santoshi and Manila Santoshi
She has a brother named Ram Santoshi.
She is unmarried.
Tanisha Santoshi started her career with a part-time internship for two months at Tips Industries Limited, where she worked as an assistant director for the 2013 Bollywood film “Phata Poster Nikhla Hero.” Since 2017, she has been working as a freelancer in various capacities such as assistant director, script supervisor, and production manager. She did some projects in filmmaking while pursuing graduation at the University of Arts London such as production manager for ‘How To Screen Print’ in 2018, director for the documentary film “True Colours” in 2018, first assistant director for the film “The Audition,” and script supervisor for the film “All that Glitters Is Not Gold” in 2019.
Poster of the film ‘The Audition’
She worked as an assistant director for the Hindi film “Bad Boy” (2020) in 2019.
Poster of the film ‘Bad Boy’
In 2020, she did a full-time internship as an assistant director at Dharma Production. In 2023, Tanisha Santoshi made her acting debut with the film “Gandhi Godse Ek Yudh,” directed by her father Rajkumar Santoshi. She played the role of Sushma in the film.
Tanisha Santoshi as Seema in the film ‘Gandhi Godse Ek Yudh’
- She is friends with Bollywood actress Jhanvi Kapoor since they were two years old.
A childhood photograph of Tanisha Santoshi and Jahnvi Kapoor
- Since childhood, Tanisha wanted to become a film director like her father.
- In January 2022, she shared her picture on her Instagram following which she started receiving comments in which many netizens compared her looks to that of Bollywood actress Kiara Advani’s role in the 2021 Bollywood film “Shershaah.”
Picture of Tanisha Santoshi in which she looks like Kiara Advani