Tarun Arora is an Indian actor and model who came into the limelight after playing the role of Geet’s annoying lover, Anshuman, in the Hindi film ‘Jab We met’ (2007).
Tarun Arora (Tarun Raj Arora)  was born on Thursday, 14 June 1979
Height (approx.): 5′ 10″
Weight (approx.): 75 kg
Hair Colour: Salt & Pepper
Eye Colour: Dark Brown
Body Measurements (approx.):Chest: 41 inches, Waist: 28 inches, Biceps: 14 inches
Parents & Siblings
He has a brother named Himesh Arora and a sister named Dipty Arora.
Wife & Children
After being together for more than 10 years, Tarun tied the knot with his girlfriend Anjala Zavery, who is an Indian actress and model.
Tarun Arora co-owned a North-Indian cuisine restaurant in Bangalore named Tandoori Hippie. In February 2011, he became the co-owner of a Goan-themed lounge bar “Love Shack” in Bangalore. The co-owner is his brother, Himesh Arora.
In 1999, Tarun made his Bollywood debut with the film ‘Pyaar Mein Kabhi Kabhi’ in which he made a special appearance. In 2004, he appeared in three Hindi films Hawas, Sheen, and 19 Revolutions, which were low-budget films. In 2007, he appeared in Imtiaz Ali’s critically acclaimed film Jab We Met, where he played the role of Anshuman, the lover of Geet (played by Kareena Kapoor). In this film, his dialogue “..kyu dekhu main ganne ke khet? kya khaas baat hai ganne ke khet mein? nahi dekhne mujhe ganne ke khet!” (why should I watch sugarcane fields? what is s o special about sugarcane field? I don’t want to see sugarcane fields!”) became popular.
In 2016, he made his Tamil debut with the film ‘Kanithan’ in which he played the role of a fake certificate scam kingpin named Thura Sarkar. He garnered appreciation for his performance in this film.
Tarun continued appearing in Tamil films like ‘Kaththi Sandai’ (2016) as Tamizhselvan’s accomplice, ‘Kanchana 3’ (2013) as minister Shankar, and ‘Dagaalty’ (2020) as Vijay Samrat.
In 2017, Tarun made his Telugu debut with the action-drama film ‘Khaidi No. 150,’ where he played the role of the antagonist named Aggarwal.
Tarun appeared in many other Telugu films such as ‘Katamarayudu’ (2017), ‘Jaya Janaki Nayaka’ (2017), ‘Amar Akbar Anthony’ (2018), ‘Arjun Suravaram’ (2019), and ‘Seetimaarr’ (2020).
In 2011, he made his Assamese debut with the film ‘Poley Poley Urey Mon’ in which he played the role of Amit Agarwal.
In 2004, he appeared in the official music video of the Hindi song titled Dil Chori Sada Ho Gaya by singer Hans Raj Hans.
Apart from this, he also appeared in the Hindi song titled Teri Berukhi from the album “Forget Me Not” by Jagjit Singh.
Beauty Pageant- winner
In 1998, Tarun Arora was announced as the winner of Gladrags Manhunt and Mega model Contest, a unisex pageant in India.
After winning the pageant, Tarun took up modelling as a career and has walked the ramp for several designers. He has also worked in several advertisement campaigns for brands including Raymond, Westside, Kwality Walls, McDowell’s whiskey, and LG.
He has also been featured on the cover of many fashion magazines such as Elle.
Triumph Street Twin (2021)
- Director: Imtiaz Ali
- Game: Ping Pong
- Tarun is a fitness enthusiast, and he often shares his fitness regimen on social media.
- During an interview, Tarun talked about the fact that people don’t remember his real name but they recognize him as ‘Anshuman’ from the Hindi film ‘Jab We Met.’