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Meet Tanya Maniktala, star of A Suitable Boy who unexpectedly found fame

1 month ago   |   By Radio Times

Tanya Maniktala was just another young Indian woman living in Delhi and doing a job she tolerated, but didn't love. “I would wake every morning at five,” she tells me from her home in the capital city. “I'd get ready, get on the bus and not reach my office till eight, and then it would be a monotonous day working as a copywriter trying to think up ideas about the food and beverage industry.”
Maniktala, who is 22, had studied literature at university, where she'd joined the drama society but never imagined acting could be more than a hobby. It was while she was at work in her advertising...
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