Tisca Chopra (Priya Arora) is an indian film/televison actress. She was born on November 1 1974 in Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh. She did her schooling in Delhi, where her father was principal of her school. Later she topped Hindu College, University of Delhi in English Literature. After finishing her education, she moved to Mumbai, and trained in acting with theatre gurus Feroze Abbas Khan and Nasseruddin Shah. She made her debut in Platform alongside with Ajay Devgan. She was applaused by alot of critics but her next couple of movies bombed at box office so she disappeared. She then moved to the televison industry where she started of with Ek Shaam Ki Mulaquat and Hum Saath Saath Hain Kya. Her talent got known and she was led to leading parts in a popular Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii, Love marriage, and Sarrkkar. Then after couple of years she made a solid comeback in Aamir Khan's production, Taare Zameen Par and she was acclaimed for the role she portrayed as beind the mother. Then she acted in Nandita Das's directorial debut, Firaaq.