Saumya Tandon is an Indian actress, host and a poet. She was born on 3 November 1984 in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. Her zodiac sign is Scorpio. She did her schooling from Saint Mary Convent School, Ujjain. She holds an MBA from FORE School of Management, Delhi. 

Her father, BG Tandon used to work as a professor and a writer. 

Saumya is married to Saurabh Devendra Singh; he is a banker. 

Saumya's favourites

Saumya’s hobbies include reading and writing.

She likes to eat aloo puri, besan ke laddoo and rasgulla. 

Her favourite actors are Amitach Bachchan, Tom Cruise, Shah Rukh Khan, Amir Khan and Twinkle Khanna.

Saumya earns Rs 60,000 for filming one episode of a show.

Interesting facts about Saumya

Saumya’s father was the head of the English department at Vikram University, Ujjain. He has written 17 books on English literature.

In the year 2006, she won Femina Face of the Year award.

She was first seen on the show ‘Aisa Desh Hai Mera’ in the year 2006. 

In the year 2007, she played the role of Kareena Kapoor 's sister ‘Roop’ in the blockbuster hit ‘Jab We Met’. 

Saumya’s publication

Saumya published a book named ‘Meri Bhawnaye’ which is a poetry collection. It was also nominated for an award. 

She co-hosted the first three seasons of Zee TV's ‘Dance India Dance’ with Jay Bhanushali.

She gained immense popularity for playing the role of ‘Anita Narayan’ aka ‘Gori Bhabhi’ in the comedy serial ‘Bhabhi Ji Ghar Par Hain’.

She is a big fan of Tottenham Hotspurs (EPL) and Mumbai Indians (IPL).

In the year 2011, she hosted Sony TV's comedy program ‘Comedy Circus Ke Tansen’.


In 2016, she married Saurabh Devendra Singh. Saurabh is an investment banker, working as a director at Barclays Company of Asia.

In 2020, Saumya quit the popular show ‘Bhabhi Ji Ghar Par Hain’.