As a young college student, Tauseeq's talent was recognized when he was performing in a college stage drama and got noticed by a TV producer. During his audition, his accent was found suitable for English news reading and was soon hired as an English news reader for Pakistan Television (PTV) in the year 1992.
Brother of senior television anchor Qurat-ul-Ain Rizvi, Tauseeq has since then been associated with numerous television program as an anchor. Although he has not appeared in too many dramas, he did a play with Nadia Khan titled 'Mah Rukh', which was aired on PTV.
During the mid 1990s, he did a unique television show 'Haazir Hai Jawab', airing from PTV. The program was based on the concept of answering different questions from the viewers. Normally the questions would be related to celebrities and Tauseeq was seen asking them the same questions.
During his career as an anchor, Tauseeq has interviewed countless celebrities and has been a regularly appearing face on PTV.