Madhurima Tuli (also credited as Madurima Tulli) is an Indian actress in Bollywood and South Indian films and television. She is recognised for her role as Chandrakanta in the serial Chandrakanta on Colors TV. She has also played Tanushri Mehta in the serial Kumkum Bhagya on Zee TV. She was last seen as Sanjana in the horror/thriller television series Qayamat Ki Raat on Star Plus. She was the second runner-up in the dance reality show Nach Baliye 9. As of December 2019, she is a contestant in 13th season of reality show Bigg Boss.
|Known for||Chandrakanta (2017 TV series), Qayamat Ki Raat|
|Home town||Dehradun, India|
Tuli was born in Odisha and hails from Dehradun, Uttarakhand. She won the Miss Uttraranchal Contest when in college. Her father works for Tata Steel, her mother is a mountaineer and works for an NGO, and she has a younger brother.
Tuli made an early debut in the Telugu film Saththaa (2004) opposite Sai Kiran. She moved to Mumbai and studied acting at the Kishore Namit Kapoor Acting School, worked as a model doing advertisements for brands like Godrej, Fiama Di Wills and Karbonn Mobiles.
In 2008, she played a supporting role as the pretty girl Satya in Homam, an Indian thriller written and directed by J. D. Chakravarthy, and to some extent inspired by the 2006 Hollywood movie The Departed, directed by Martin Scorsese.
Toss (2009) was her next film in the role of Sherry, and after the small role as Bindiya in Zee TV's supernatural soap opera Shree (2008-2009), Tuli played the aspiring model Kushi in STAR One's TV series Rang Badalti Odhani (2010-2011).
Tuli had a lead as newly married Rukmini in Kaalo (2010). It was screened at the 6th Annual South African Halloween Horror Festival in Cape Town, where it won the best feature film and best cinematography award. Together with Dino Morea as her partner, she took part in the third season of Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi, a reality show filmed in Brazil and broadcast by Aapka Colors
Tuli played Gunjan Dutta in the Hindi thriller 3D film Warning (2013). She was seen playing the lead role in the film Nimbe Huli, directed by Hemanth Hegde and produced by Subhash Ghai. The film had Hegde playing the lead role along with Tuli, Komal Jha and Nivedhitha. She also played the wife of Akshay Kumar in the 2015 action film Baby (2015 Hindi film). Tuli participated in Zee TV's reality show I Can Do That. She also played the antagonist role of Tanu in Kumkum Bhagya. She portrayed Princess Chandrakanta in Colors TV series Chandrakanta.
|2008||Ellam Avan Seyal||Madhurima||Film||Tamil|
|2008||Bachna Ae Haseeno||Film||Hindi|
|2012||Lethal Commission||Natasha||Short film||English|
|2012||Cigarette Ki Tarah||Jessica||Film||Hindi|
|2015||Baby||Anjali Singh Rajput||Film||Hindi|
|2015||Hamari Adhuri Kahani||Avni||Film||Hindi|
|2017||Naam Shabana||Anjali Singh Rajput||Film||Hindi|
|2009||Parichay||Richa Thakral||Colors TV|
|2010||Rang Badalti Odhani||Khushi||STAR One|
|2014||Kumkum Bhagya||Tanushri (Tanu) Mehta||Zee TV|
|2015||I Can Do That||Herself|
|2015||Dafa 420||Saheb||Life OK|
|2016||24 (Indian TV series season 2)||Devyani||Colors TV|
|2017||Savitri Devi College & Hospital||Naina|
|2017–2018||Chandrakanta — Ek Mayavi Prem Gaatha||Princess Chandrakanta of Vijaygarh|
|2018||26th January||Insiya||Ullu Originals|
|2018–2019||Qayamat Ki Raat||Sanjana, a demoness||Star Plus|
|2019||Nach Baliye 9||2nd Runner Up|
|2019–2020||Bigg Boss 13||Contestant||Colors TV|
- Credited as Madurima Tulli
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