Ananya Panday is an Indian actress and the daughter of very well-known Bollywood actor Chunky Panday. She was born on 30th October 1998 in Mumbai, India. She is a growing star and known for her work in films like “Student of the Year 2”, and “Pati Patni Aur Woh”.
Ananya made her Bollywood debut with Student of the Year 2 (2019) movie alongside Tiger Shroff and Tara Sutaria. Her Bollywood debut was one of the most awaited considering her popularity on social media. The same year she appeared in another film “Pati Patni Aur Who” alongside Kartik Aaryan and Bhumi Pednekar. In the year 2020, She appeared in the film ‘Khaali Peeli’ alongside Ishaan Khatter.
Her upcoming projects are Rahul Dholakia’s 2020 film with Siddhant Chaturvedi and Saif Ali Khan, another one is Shakun Batra’s 2021 romantic film with Siddhant Chaturvedi and Deepika Padukone, and the last one is Puri Jagannadh’s 2021 action film ‘Fighter’ with Vijay Deverakonda and Ramya Krishnan.
Ananya Pandey Intro
|Full Name||Ananya Pandey|
|Nick Name||Panda, Pandey Ji|
|Name Meaning||Ananya means “Unique” in Italian, and “Goddess Parvati, Matchless, Different from others” in Hindi.|
|Birth Date||30 October 1998|
|Age||24 Years (As of 2022)|
|Birthplace||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Residence||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Hobbies /Personal Interests||Travelling, Dancing, Reading|
|School||Dhirubhai Ambani International School, Mumbai|
|College/University||USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism|
|Height||170cm / 1.70m / 5ft 7inches|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Hair Color||Natural Black|
|Body Type||Hourglass Slim|
Family & Relationships
|Father||Chunky Pandey (Profession: Actor)|
|Mother||Bhavna Pandey (Profession: Costume Designer, Socialite)|
|Siblings||Rysa Pandey (Younger Sister)|
|Affairs & Boyfriends||Karan Jaising (Rumour) [Ex-Boyfriend}, Ishaan Khattar.|
|Debut||Bollywood Movie Student Of The Year 2 (2019)|
|Profession||Film Actress (2019-Present)|
|Ad Shoots (Brands Endorsed)|
|Salary||2 Crore+ INR per Movie|
|Net Worth||$4 Million (estimated as of 2022)|
|Cars Owned||Not Known|
Social Media Profiles
Random Girls Claimed To Be Ananya’s Schoolmates (2019)
In June 2019, some girls claimed to be Ananya’s schoolmates, persecuted her for lying about getting admission in one of the most prestigious universities in the US. They even claimed that she never applied for them.
But at last, speaking up on the matter and giving a clear message to her bullies, she shared several images of the documents on her social media account. With the same, she wrote “I was accepted by the Annenberg School of Journalism and Communication at USC to obtain a specialization in Communication in the spring semester of 2018. But since I was filming my first film and the premiere date was later pushed, I had to request a postponement twice”.
Trolled For Speaking About Her Struggles [January 2020]
In January 2020, Ananya was trolled for talking about her own “struggles” and comparing success with appearing on the chat show Koffee with Karan. At Rajeev Masand’s newcomers’ roundtable, Ananya confessed about the Koffee with Karan talk and also told everyone about her struggle in the film industry.
Ananya Pandey’s Lesser Known Facts
- Celebrity fitness trainer Yasmin Karachiwala trained the beautiful actress.
- She was one of the few teenagers who addressed their debut at the elite Parisian ‘Le Bal Gala’.
- Ananya and her cousins, Ahaan and Alana Pandey are very close to each other.
- Ananya wasn’t the first choice for Student of the Year 2 (2019). She was considered after Disha Patani, Sara Ali Khan, and Jhanvi Kapoor.
- She is a dog lover and has a pet dog named Fudge.
- One of the most popular celebrity magazines, Vogue India awarded her with the ‘Youth Influencer of the Year’ award at the 2019 Vogue Women of the Year Award.
Ananya Pandey is rumored to be dating her Khaali Peeli costar, Ishaan Khattar.
Yes, she drinks alcohol and has been spotted drinking in many parties.
No, Ananya isn’t spotted smoking anywhere yet.
Ananya’s best friends are Suhana Khan and Shanaya Kapoor.