Saumya Tandon Biography
Soumya Tandon is daughter of Dr.B.G Tandon. Who is not only the professor of Vikaram University in Ujjain but also the Head of English Department. Soumya is from respected family and she is also from very educated family. Right from the early ages of she was surrounded by books and literature due to which most of her time went in reading books of Shakespeare, Kalidas, Picasso, The Nagari of Mahakaal and more books from s different authors. Her father has also written many English Literature books on different subjects and different branches. Here is a short Biography of Saumya Tandon to answer all your questions.
Saumya Tandon Personal Profile
Name : Saumya B.G. Tandon.
Birth Date : 3-11- 1979. Bhopal
School : St. Mary's Convent. Ujjain.
Collage : Fore School Of Management.
Degree : MBA in Marketing.
Residence : Ujjain.
Hobbies : Reading, Modeling, writing Poems, Stage acting,
Favorite Music : Ghazals Of Jagjit Singh.
Saumya Tandon Early Life
From very childhood Soumya has been very fond of writing. In her interviews she had stated that in 3rd Std she use to write good essays and stories in school test. Her written stories and essays were not school syllabus and teachers were quite impressed by her writing. At age of 6 it was seen that pen ink use to print small poems from her hands which was very unusual thing for school teachers. When she was almost 15 her poems were published, which was a very big achievement for Soumya. Soon in school she was labeled as poet. This was not an end to her writing talent. Saumay Tandon's first book "Meri Bhavnaayen" was short listed among 2300 books in whole India and it was nominated for The Modi young Writer's Award. Other than writing she was also good in art & painting.
Modelling Career of Saumya Tandon
Basically Soumya Tandon has good experience of theatre acting. In school days she had participated in stage acting of leading role Shakuntala. During her college days also she participated in many theatre shows. In other words she is quite tuned to acting. Now she is seen on small screens rather than big screens and she has been quite successful. Before entering the small screen glamour she has done modeling for small leading company's of Ujjain and she was seen on local magazine cover of Ujjain. In 2006 she broke the ice by winning the contest Femina Cover Girl. Soon she was focused by small screen industry. This was the turning point of her life and soon she also got an opportunity to be on big screen with leading actors like Kareena Kapoor, Shahid Kapoor. She was also seen in few episodes of TV serial.
Saumya Tandon on Television Serials and Reality Shows
Saumya has been seen anchoring the shows. She started with soap "Aisa Des Hai Mera" she played the role of half Britisher as Rusty on Sony TV.
Later she signed another TV serial "Meri Awaz Ko Mil Gayi Roshni" in this she played negative role as Ria on Star Plus. Soon she was seen frequently hosting many shows. In 2009 she has hosted "Dance India Dance" Second season on Zee TV She was also seen in episode 6, 14, 15 of Wassup TV from Nov 2010 to Feb 2011.
On 8th March 2011 Womans's Night Out on Woman's day.
Ram Milaayi Jodi –Roka Ceremony.
Lux Dance India Dance Season 2 from 8th Jan 2010 to 8th April 2010.
Episode- Seasons2 –Teaser.
Episode- 11, 12, 13, 18, 21, 23, 26, 27, 29, 30, 31, 33.
Saumya Tandon Filmography
2007 - Jab We Met - Hindi
2007- Maya - English short film.
2008- Small documentary film "Khushi" it was a Project USAID in Afghanistan.
Awards and Achievements of Saumya Tandon
2000 : Nominated for Modi Young writer's Award.
2006 : Won Femina Face of the Year Contest 2006. India.
2007 : Won Best Female Personality of T.V. Indian television New talent Awards.
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