Cassian Baliarsingh

Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum-opus ‘Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar’ has had its digital debut and has been captivating viewers with its opulence, glittery sets and grand depiction of pre-independent India in the 1920s. The web series has become the talk of the town and is currently the No. 1 ranking on Netflix. 

Fans love the ‘glamification’ of Lahore and the historical aspects of the Indian freedom movement. Since its release, the show has sparked a wave of discussions with netizens praising the cast for their tremendous performance.

From Manisha Koirala, and Sonakshi Sinha to Aditi Rao Hydari, all the female characters have done a tremendous job. 

However, one male actor has been grabbing the eyeballs. He is none other than actor Taha Shah Badussha who played the role of Tajdar Baloch. Shah has been all over the internet for all the good reasons!


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Fans are totally obsessing over the handsome hunk and even declared him as the ‘new crush’. 

Shah has been receiving rave reviews for his portrayal as the rebellious Nawab. For the unversed, Shah was born in Abu Dhabi where he completed his early education.

Both his parents originally hail from Tamil Nadu in South India.

For his education, he attended the International School of Choueifat in Sharjah and later the Sharjah American International School. His first Bollywood film was for Yash Raj Films (YRF) opposite Luv Ka The End in 2011. 

Later, he went on to appear in Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions movie ‘Gippi’. He has also worked in Mahesh Bhatt’s ‘Barkhaa’ and ‘Baar Baar Dekho’ with Katrina Kaif and Sidharth Malhotra. 

Not just acting, Shah is a great singer too and has sung his single track ‘Vande Mataram’.