You may know the subject of this article, Taj Atwal, from her role as PC Tatleen Sohota in the popular BBC series, Line of Duty. If you know the actress from there, maybe you are also aware that she has discontinued playing the role of Tatleen on Line of Duty for another TV show.
While we will come to that bit down in the article, the thing is that Taj Atwal stars in an interesting TV show called the Hullraisers. In this article, we will talk a bit about her role in Hullraisers, and more about her career, personal life, and more.
Taj Atwal On Hullraisers
Channel 4’s new comedy Hullraisers was adapted from a hit Israeli show Little Mom. Hullraisers follows three working-class women as they struggle to keep a balance between their family life and professional life, whilst trying to have some fun in the process.
Hullraisers, which will be coming to Channel 4 on April 12th, features an all-star female cast. Besides Taj Atwal, Sinead Matthews (plays the role of Paula) and Leah Brotherhead (plays the role of Toni) star as the lead of the show. Some of Sinead Matthew’s popular performances came in Pride & Prejudice, The Boat That Rocked, and Vera Drake, whereas Leah Brotherwood’s popular acting credits include Bridgerton, Zomboat!, and Casualty.
Taj, who portrays Rana, promoted the show via Instagram on March 30th. Sharing the trailer of the show, she wrote, “FIRST LOOK! Here’s the trailer for #HULLRAISERS created by @fablepicsuk and coming to @channel4 this April 12th at 9:45 pm!!!,” as the caption.
Taj Atwal Career
Born and bred in Norwich, Taj relocated to New York at 7 after her mom lost her job at Rowntree’s factory in Norwich and was offered a new job in York. There she studied at Easingwold School and even participated in various stage productions.
Hullraisers star left her home at an age of 16 and started living with volunteers from the homeless charity organization named Safe and Sound Homes.
From 2004 to 2007, Taj studied at York College. She graduated from there with distinctions in both a National Diploma qualification in Acting and a National Award in Dance. After receiving funds from Dance and Drama Awards, Taj joined Guildford School of Acting to hone her acting skills.
Taj began her acting career at the age of 21 with the hit British series Stella. She played the role of Jasminder Choudary in Stella. From there, she went on to act on shows such as In The Club (played by Jasmin Sidhwa), Thunderbirds Are Go (Madeline Lemaire), Pitching In (Reshma), Cold Call (Hana).
The British actress joined the show Line of Duty in 2019. She was a series regular until the sixth season’s premiere of the show. Taj, whose role was vital in Season Five’s investigation into Operation Pear Tree, was found missing in season 6 of the show. However, Taj revealed that she could not continue with the Line of Duty because she could not make the dates work alongside her new project, The Syndicate. She told, “‘I had to choose and it was not an easy decision,” to BBC Radio 5. Taj plays Roxy Varma in The Syndicate.
Over the year, Taj has also acted in some movies. Some of her powerful performances came in A.K.A Nadia, Death on the Tyne, and The Protege. Line of Duty actress is set to appear in Martin Campbell’s new movie, Memory, starring Liam Neeson, Monica Belluci, and Guy Pearce.
Taj’s stage roles include Fury in Maryland, Rita in Rita, Sue and Bob Too, Rita in Educating Rita, Meenah in East Is East, Sophie in All Our Daughters, and Nafeesa in Small Fish.
Reportedly, as of this writing, Taj is signed up with Fable Picture and is working on her first movie script.
How Old Is Taj Atwal?
According to her IMDB profile, Taj Atwal was born in the year 1987 and was 34 years old in 2022.
Taj Atwal Ethnicity
Reportedly, Taj Atwal’s ethnicity is British-Punjabi. Besides English, she can fluently speak Punjabi and Hindi language.
Taj Atwal Family
Talking about her family, as we told earlier, she moved from Norwich to York with her parents and two siblings at a young age. That move fueled her need to push the limits.
Taj Atwal Husband
As much as we know, actress Taj Atwal was single as of 2022.
How Tall Is Taj Atwal?
With brown eyes and dark brown hair, Taj Atwal looks gorgeous in every work she does. Furthermore, she stands at a short height of 5 feet 4 inches.
Is Taj Atwal On Instagram?
Taj is verified on Instagram and her username is @tajatwal1. She had close to 7.5 thousand followers as of this writing.
When Is Taj Atwal Birthday?
What’s more. Actress Taj Atwal celebrates her birthday on the 1st of December every year.
How Much Is Taj Atwal Net Worth?
The Syndicate actress Taj Atwal’s net worth was measured to be under $400 thousand as of April 2022.