|Other name||Tejaswwini Pandit Tejaswwini Pandit - Instagram|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in feet inches- 5’ 6”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 65 kg
in pounds- 143 lbs
|Figure Measurements (approx.)||34-28-34|
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Hair Colour||Medium Golden Brown|
|Debut||As an Actor
Film: Aga Bai Arrechha! (2004) as 'Aapa'
TV: Tuza Ni Maza Ghar Shrimantacha (2010) (also spelt as Tuz Ni Maz Ghar Shrimantach) as 'Kaveri'
Web Series: RaanBaazaar (2022) as 'Ayesha Singh'
As a Producer
Web Series: Athang (2022)
|Awards & Honours||2009
• MaTa Sanman Award under the category of Best Actress for the film ‘Vavtal’
• Best Actress award for the film ‘Mee Sindhutai Sapkal’ at Spain fest
• Best Actress award for the film ‘Mee Sindhutai Sapkal’ at the International Film Festival of India (IFFI)
• Marathi International Film and Theatre Award (MIFTA) under the category of Best Actress for the film ‘Mee Sindhutai Sapkal’
• Zee Gaurav Puraskar under the category of Best Actress for the film ‘Mee Sindhutai Sapkal’
• Favourite Actress award for the film ‘Mee Sindhutai Sapkal’ at Maharashtracha Favourite Kon? Awards
• Lokmat Times Award under the category of Best Actress for the film ‘Mee Sindhutai Sapkal’
• Sahyadri Ratna Puraskar for the film ‘Mee Sindhutai Sapkal’
• Big Marathi Rising Award under the category of Best Actress for the film ‘Mee Sindhutai Sapkal’
• Best Actress award for the film ‘Mee Sindhutai Sapkal’ at Star Awards
• Popular Face of the Year award for the television serial ‘Ekach Hya Janmi Janu’ at Zee Marathi Awards
• Zee Gaurav Puraskar under the category of Best Actress for the theatrical production ‘Vaishali Cottage’
• Best Actor Female award for the film ‘7, Roshan Villa’ at Kolhapur Film Festival
• Best Actress award for the film ‘7, Roshan Villa’ at Chitradrashtri Film Festival
• Zee Gaurav Puraskar under the category of Best Actress for the film ‘Ticha Umbartha’
• Best Actress award for the film ‘Ticha Umbartha’ at Sanskruti Kala Darpan Awards
• Best Actress award for the film ‘Ticha Umbartha’ at Sangli International Film Festival (SIFF)
• Best Actress award for the film ‘Ticha Umbartha’ at Chitrapusha Film Festival
• Movers and Shakers award at 24FPS International Animation Awards for her contribution to cinema and television
• Maharashtra State Marathi Journalist Association’s “Best Actress and Most Contribution on OTT” Award
• Best Actress OTT (Jury Choice) award for the web series ‘RaanBaazaar’
|Date of Birth||23 May 1986 (Friday)|
|Age (as of 2022)||36 Years|
|Birthplace||Pune, Maharashtra, India|
|Tattoo(s)||She got got a Hand of Fatima inked on her back and a tattoo on her right leg.
She got the word ‘Baba’ (in Devnagri ‘बाबा’) inked on the index finger of her right hand.
|Relationships & More
|Marriage Date||16 December 2012
|Parents||Father- Ranjit Pandit (deceased; worked in a tea manufacturing company)
Mother- Jyoti Chandekar (actor)
|Travel Destinations||USA, Goa|
|Car Collection||Mahindra XUV700
Some Lesser Known Facts About Tejaswini Pandit
- Tejaswini Pandit is an Indian actor who mainly works in Marathi films and television series. She gained recognition for her roles in films like ‘Mee Sindhutai Sapkal’ (2010), ‘Tu Hi Re’ (2015), and ‘Ye Re Ye Re Paisa’ (2018).
- As a child, Tejaswini had diverse ambitions. According to her, she dreamt of becoming an army officer, a beauty queen, and even a teacher.
- After debuting in the Marathi film industry in 2004, Tejaswini appeared in many other films including ‘Mee Sindhutai Sapkal’ (2010) in which she played the role of ‘Sindhutai Sapkal.’
In 2015, she appeared as ‘Bhairavi’ in a romantic drama film titled ‘Tu Hi Re,’ which starred Swapnil Joshi and Sai Tamhankar.
- Tejaswini marked her name in the Marathi television industry by working in daily soap operas like Zee Marathi’s ‘Ekach Hya Janmi Janu’ (2011-2012) and ‘100 Days’ (2016-2017).
- Tejaswini Pandit and Bhushan Bopche, the son of an industrialist named Rameshwar Roopchand Bopche, first crossed paths when she was still in school and he was attending college. Their friendship blossomed into love, and they started dating. Their relationship lasted for nearly 13 years before they decided to tie the knot in 2012.
- In 2023, Tejaswini played the role of ‘Shurpanakha’ in the Indian mythological action film ‘Adipurush.’ This was a bilingual film which was released in both Hindi and Telugu languages.
- In an interview, Tejaswini shared a distressing experience from her early career struggles while she was residing in a rented apartment in Pune. She revealed that the owner of the apartment made sexual advances towards her when she was at his office to pay the rent. The Indian Express While talking about this in the interview, Tejaswini said,
It was around 2009-10 and I used to stay in a rental apartment on Sinhagad Road (in Pune). At that time, only one or two movies of mine had been released. The apartment was owned by a corporator. When I reached his office to pay rent, he made a direct offer to me… There was a glass of water on the table, I picked it up and threw it on his face. I did not enter this profession to do such things, or else I would not have stayed in a rental apartment. I would have brought homes and cars and whatnot.”
- Tejaswini expressed her deep affection for her father through an Instagram post using an image of two spoons. She revealed that these spoons had been in her family since she was born. One was used for measuring tea powder and the other for sugar. Her father was the one who taught her the precise art of making tea with these spoons. Even though one of the spoons had a broken handle, the family chose not to replace it as her family held a firm belief in the significance of precise measurements in cooking.