Tamannaah Bhatia (born December 21 1989) is an Indian film actress and model. She debuted in the Hindi film Chand Sa Roshan Chehra at the age of 13. Since then, she has acted in several Tamil and Telugu language films. Recently she changed her name form Tamanna to TamannaahTamannaah was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India to Santosh Bhatia and Rajni Bhatia on December 21 1989. She did her schooling in maneckji cooper education trust school juhumumbai.She is currently doing her BA (economics) through distance education.Tamannaah started her film career with a Hindi film Chand Sa Roshan Chehra. She made her debut in Tamil film industry along with Ileana In Kedi which did not do well at the box office. Her debut film in Telugu was Sri in which she played the leading female role opposite Manoj Kumar.Her Telugu film Happy Days brought her huge success. In Tamil the movie Kalloori won her accolades and critical acclaim. She did a series of films like Netru Indru Naalai but her Tamil project Ayan was a blockbuster and it helped her gain fame and establish herself as a leading actress in both telugu and tamil film industries.