|Nickname||Vibhau Tatudi Vaibhav Tatwawadi - Facebook|
|Famous role||Chimaji Appa in the Bollywood film 'Bajirao Mastani' (2015)|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 5”
|Debut||Marathi film: Fakta Ladh Mhana (2011) as son Of Madhusudan Patil
TV: Discover Maharashtra (2010)
Web Series: Forbidden Love (2020) as Dr. Harsh
|Awards, Honours, Achievements||• First rank in the Times of India's Top 20 Most Desirable Men of Maharashtra in 2017.
• Thirty-first in The Times of India's Top 50 Most Desirable Men of India in 2017.
• Fourth rank in The Times of India's Top 20 Most Desirable Men of Maharashtra in 2018.
• Eighth rank in The Times of India's Top 30 Most Desirable Men of Maharashtra in 2019.
• Tenth rank in The Times of India's Top 20 Most Desirable Men of Maharashtra in 2020.
• He became the achiever at the 7th Annual NBC Newsmakers awards in 2016.
• He received Dadasaheb Phalke excellence award in 2018.
• He was hounered with the title of ‘Maharashtra’s Most Desirable Man’ in 2018.
• On 31 May 2022, he won best actor at the Dallas South Asian Film festival for the web series 'Nirmal Pathak Ki Ghar Wapsi.'
|Date of Birth||25 September 1988 (Sunday)|
|Age (as of 2022)||33 Years|
|School||• Somalwar High School, Nagpur (1994-2004)
• Dharampeth Science College, Nagpur (2004-2006)
|College/University||College of Engineering, Pune (2006-2010)|
|Educational Qualification||Bachelor's Degree in Metallurgical Engineering The Times of India|
|Food Habit||Vegetarian My Mahanagar|
|Relationships & More|
|Parents||Father- Dr. Vivek Tatwawadi (educationist)
Mother- Sheela Tatwawadi (homemaker)
|Siblings||Brother- Gaurav Tatwawadi
Some Lesser Known Facts About Vaibhav Tatwawadi
- Vaibhav Tatwawadi is an Indian actor who is known for his role as Chimaji Appa in the Bollywood film ‘Bajirao Mastani’ (2015).
- In an interview, he said that he decided to become an actor in class eight. When he was in school, he used to do theatres, and after completing his education in 2010, he moved to Mumbai in 2011 to pursue a career in acting. In an interview, he talked about his parents’ support in his acting journey and said,
My parents are my biggest support system. In fact, they knew of my acting passion and never dissuaded me. In fact, my dad (Dr Vivek Tatwawadi) is an educationist and is the principal of the Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar College of Engineering & Research, Nagpur, but he never forced me to pursue just academics. My mother is a visharad in music, but she too gave me my space respected my choice. I would often go with her to Deshpande Hall for plays and music concerts. So, the arts were and will always be an integral part of my life.”
- In an interview, he said that he was a state-level badminton player and wanted to pursue sports during his school days.
- He was featured in various Marathi films including Surajya (2014), Coffee Ani Barach Kahi (2015), Mr. and Mrs. Sadachari (2016), What’s Up Lagna (2017), and Readymix (2019).
- He was featured in various Hindi films including Hunterrr (2015), Lipstick Under My Burkha (2017), Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi (2019), and Tribhanga (2021).
- He appeared in various Marathi shows including Lakshya (2011), Amar Prem (2011), Pinjara (2012), Tuza Maza Jamena (2013), and Prem He (2017).
- He has hosted several Marathi and Hindi Television shows such as ‘Maharashtra Cha Favorite Kon’ and ‘Just Talk.’
- His film ‘Pondicherry’ was shot on a mobile phone. In an interview, he talked about this and said,
Absolutely nothing, because there was no ‘tam-jham’ on the sets. There were hardly a few people present on the sets. When we shoot a scene with 100-150 people on set, as an actor, I had to concentrate more on the scene. I was in my zone and world while shooting for Pondicherry. It was very comfortable.”
- He has appeared in various commercials like Faasos and Ultra Tech Cinema.
- In 2022, he featured in the web series ‘Nirmal Pathak Ki Ghar Wapsi.’ The web series won two awards at the DFW South Asian Film Festival in the US. In an interview, he talked about this and said,
I am absolutely thrilled to have won Best Actor, especially when we had such amazing artists nominated alongside me, as well as for the show on winning the Best Television Series at DFWSAFF. As an actor, I have always been inclined towards scripts that are meaningful and well written, and thanks to OTT platforms like SonyLIV we have plenty of such content now. The same applies to ‘Nirmal Pathak ki Ghar Wapsi as well.”
- While he was pursuing graduation, he took part in Purshottam Karandak Theatre Festival where his college won the competition.
- In many interviews, he was asked if he regretted pursuing engineering, to which he said that he did not regret it because he always thought there should be a backup if he could not succeed in acting. His father works as a principal of the Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar College of Engineering & Research, Nagpur. In an interview, he talked about his father and said,
Being from a middle-class family in 2003-04, the only option that children ever had was to complete their education as engineers or doctors. My father told me that I would support you if you pursue your career as an actor, but I want you to complete your education first.”
- In 2017, he participated in Pune Times Fashion Week and Lakme Fashion Week in 2018.
- In 2019, he started a production company titled ‘Autumn Breeze Films.’
- In an interview, he shared his thoughts on his love life and said,
The work we are in does indeed take a toll on your relationships. So you either need a person who gets your lifestyle or else the relationship becomes a hindrance. And I’m at that stage in my career where I don’t want to miss any opportunities. I don’t want to look back and feel because of a particular relationship, things didn’t work out in my career.”
- He often takes to social media to share throwback pictures from his college days.
- In an interview, he revealed that he believed in numerology and because of that, he changed the spelling of my surname from Tatwawadi to Tatwawdi.
- He shares a close bond with actor Mahesh Manjrekar, and in an interview, he talked about him and said,
I went to Mumbai, gave auditions, did a couple of serials and then I met Mahesh Manjrekar. He single-handedly changed the way I think and work. He has been my mentor in the entertainment industry and I am really blessed to be working with him. I do hope to work with him in the future too.”
- In an interview, he jokingly said that he learned Urdu to impress women with Urdu Shayari.
- His favourite holiday destination is Jammu and Kashmir.
- He is an avid dog lover and often posts pictures of them on social media.
- He is often featured in various newspapers.
- He works out regularly and often posts pictures of his workout on social media.