Tisca Chopra is an Indian actress, who is famous for the role of mother in ‘Taare Zameen Par’. Besides acting, she is prominent in writing and film production.

Born on November 1, 1973, Tisca worked in movies such as ‘Qissa’, ‘Rahasya’ and ‘Ghayal Once Again’. She worked with stars like Sunny Deol, Irrfan Khan and Amir Khan. Besides movies, she has a successful career in theatre, television, advertising and literature.

Tisca Chopra : Early Life and Personal Details

Tisca Zareen Arora, known as Tisca Chopra was born in Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh. Her parents were in teaching field. She grew up in Delhi with her brother, Mayur Arora. She attended Apeejay School in Nodia. Further, she enrolled in the Hindu College, Delhi to pursue degree in English Literature.

The stylish and charming Tisca is 5 feet 4 inches tall. Her sensuous physique weighs 57 kg with measurement of 36-26-35. This Scorpion actress practices  the Buddha’s path and teachings. Besides acting, her hobbies are workout, yoga and dancing.

Tisca is married to a pilot, Sanjay Chopra. Now, she is the mother of one daughter, named Tara.

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Caption: Tisca Chopra with Darsheel Safary in ‘Taree Zameen Par’

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Tisca Chopra : Career

Tisca made her acting debut with the 1993 movie ‘Platform’ featuring with Ajay Devgn. Her first appearance on TV was in series ‘Bestsellers: Ek Shaam Ki Mulakaat’. Further, she appeared in movies like ‘Guneghar’, ‘Karobar’ and ‘Hyderabad Blues 2’. Meanwhile, she worked in TV serial such as ‘Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii’ and ‘Karishma Kaa Karishma’.

The masterful performance of Tisca came in the role of mother in the 2007 movie ‘Taare Zameen Par’. She portrayed the character of loving and caring on-screen mom of Darsheel Safary. After this movie, she became a household name in India.


Other notable films are ‘Qissa’, ‘Rahasya’ and ‘Ghayal Once Again’. Her latest release, short movie ‘Chutney’ received positive response from the movie industry. At present, she is working on a number of projects such as ‘The Hungry’ and ‘Lashtam Pashtam’.

Apart acting, Tisca is active in writing also. She is a regular blogger for Times of India and India Times. In 2014, she published a book called ‘Acting Smart: Your Ticket to Showbiz’.


Tisca Chopra : Awards

Tisca is famous for her power-packed performance in ‘Taree Zameen Par’. She won Stardust Best Supporting Actress Award for the movie in 2008. Next, she received the Big Star Entertainment Award for ‘Rahasya’ in 2015. At last, she won a prestigious Filmfare Award in 2016 for ‘Chutney’.


Tisca Chopra : Net Worth and Lifestyle

Tisca has an estimated net worth of $1 Million. She made her fortune from acting, modelling and commercials. She has endorsed famous brands like Tanishq, Titan Eyewear, Dish TV and Olay.

Despite being a celebrity, Tisca is down-to-earth. She is active in Instagram and update her account with exclusive pictures. She likes to wear designer dresses and travel new places. Raspberry Delice and Pani Puri are her fave dishes. Being yoga enthusiasts, she is a keen follower of Sadhguru.