Tena Desae Biography :
Born: February 24, 1987
Age : 31 Years
Birthplace : Bengaluru
Height : 5.5
In a sentence if you have define Tena Desae, you can call her as an established model of glam world and a competent actor of B Town who also has her presence in international film world as well by working in overseas project. Well, if you check her origin, she hails from Bangalore and was born in a blended family (Gujarati father and Telugu mother). After her schooling she went to National Institute of Management (NIMIS) College doing her MBA in finance specialization. She knows five languages – Hindi, English, Gujarati , Telugu and Kannada. She is also fondly known as Freida Pinto simply because she did a role opposite to the Slumdog Millionaire lead actor Dev Patel in the movie called The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.
Wiki : Tena Desae career started with the limelight, which she enjoyed after winning the runners up for the reality show called Get Gorgeous in the year 2004, which is aired by Channel V the popular Indian music channel. Though she failed to get the leading award, but it did gave her the opportunity in the form of a contract from official sponsor company called ‘Elite Model India Management Private Limited’. Since then she entered into the world of modelling and has done more than 100 commercial on TV and other forms of media. The brands, which she did the commercial include Titan Raga, Reliance Mobile, Frankfinn, ‘iPill’, Hero Honda, Fair and Lovely and Stayfree. However, her acting debut turned out with the movie called Yeh Faasley, which was directed by Yogesh Mittal and produced by O P Mittal.
Next came the movie called Sahi Dhande Galat Bande directed by Pravin Dabas with lead stars as Sharat Saxena and Anupam Kher. Tena Desae also had a small cameo role in the movie Cocktail by the popular director Homi Adajania. She then got the chance to do the movie Table No.21, which was in opposite to the reality TV show anchor and Amir actor Rajeev Khandelwal and Paresh Rawal. It was an action thriller, which was directed by the man called Aditya Dutt, while producedby Sunil Llla and Vikcy Rajani. For the same year – 2012, she posed for Kingfisher Swimsuit Calendar. Currently she is working on her overseas project called The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, which is actually an English comedy. Besides, she is working on two more projects, which include one domestic movie called Dussehra and the other English film known as Senses8.
Tena Desae Filmography :
|2011||Yeh Faasley||Arunima D. Dua|
|2011||Sahi Dhandhe Galat Bande||Neha Sharma|
|2012||The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel||Sunaina|
|2013||Table No.21||Siya Agasthi|
|2015||The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel||Sunaina|
|2015||Sharafat Gayi Tel Lene||Megha|
|2016||Thomas & Friends: The Great Race||Ashima|