Early Life of Tanuj Virwani
Tanuj Virwani was born on 29th November, 1986 to actress Rati Agnihotri and businessman Anil Virwani. He is born in New Delhi but was brought up in Mumbai. He has completed his schooling from Bombay Scottish School, which followed with the graduation in B.Com from HR College. After this he got a diploma in Advertising and worked with ‘Re-diffusion’ for 6 months. He received the guidance on acting from the acting studio of Kishore Namit Kapoor. He was inclined towards filmmaking and acting since early days. He in fact received his first video camera at the age of eight years old which he used for making short movies.
Career of Tanuj Virwani
Tanuj Virwani had assisted a number of directors in the past and was groomed as an actor. He made his Bollywood debut with the movie "Love U Soniyo" opposite Miss India 2010 Neha Hinge. It was a Hindi movie directed by Joe Rajan in 2013. He next appeared in 2014 film "Purani Jeans" directed by Tanushri Chattrji Bassu opposite Izabelle Leite and Aditya Seal. "Purani Jeans" is a friendship based movie in which Tanuj played a small town boy who reconnects with his past and tries to mend the mistakes of his life that he committed in his youth and which has been haunting him for the past 12 years. He played a young ‘Siddharth’ who is living in Kasauli and is also a software engineer. "Purani Jeans" is the first film in which Tanuj shared the screen space with his mother. He was seen next in the movie “One Night Stand” by Jasmine Moses D’souza. He was opposite Sunny Leone in the movie which released in 2016.
Later to that, he started doing web series that was a turning point in his career. His initial movies were box office flops. However, the Amazon series “Inside Edge” has gained him recognition. He did other web series like “Fuh se Fantasy” “Poison” and “Code M”. Acting for the web series has nurtured him as an artist and gained him popularity as well. He also appeared as a celebrity in a reality Television show known as Box Cricket League.