Name- Ananya Panday
Date of Birth- 30 Octiber 1998
Age- 22 years(as in 2020)
Mother- Bhavna Panday
Father- Chunky Panday
Sister– Rysa Panday
Marital Status/Marriage- Unmarried
Height- 5’8 approx.
Net Worth- N/A
Ananya Panday Biography
Ananya Panday is an Indian actress who made her debut with much talked about movie “Student of the Year 2” in 2019. Born on 30 October 1998, she is daughter of popular Bollywood comedian actor Chunky Pandey. Post her debut, she had won many hearts with her acting skills and has proved that acting is in her genes.
Her father Chunky, once revealed that he got emotional and surprised at the same time when he saw his daughter on big screen, but he is nothing but really proud of her and her work. The actress has won several awards as well for her performance in her debut movie including the “Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut”. Lets’ get in more details about her family, career, boyfriend and more.
Ananya Panday Family
She was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra into a high class Hindu family. Her father name is Chunky Panday, a popular actor of Bollywood and mother name is Bhavana Panday, a homemaker. She has a younger sister named Rysa Panday. The actress is quite close to her cousins Ahaan Panday and Alana Panday. She has completed her schooling from Dhirubhai Ambani International School and later enrolled into University of Southern California, Los Angeles to pursue her graduation.
Ananya Panday Boyfriend
In the world of glitz and glamour, it is quite difficult for any celebrity to hide their relationship. This glamour world is one such place where your personal life hardly remains private and everything you do becomes news instantly. Among the favorite celebrities, Ananya’s fan as well, are always keen to know who is she dating. Let’s have a look at the celebs she has been linked with:
Kartik Aryan– She has been rumored to be dating actor Kartik Aryan whom she worked with in movie “Pati, Patni or Woh”. From sharing adorable posts to going on dinner and parties together, they’ve made people believe that there is something brewing between them. Though they never accepted their relationship and considered each other as good friends only.
Karan Jaising- Before Kartik, there were some rumors that she is dating designer Monisha Jaisin’s son Karan. The rumors started when during a Christmas party, Karan posted a photo on his Instagram account in which he had drapped his arm over her shoulder with caption, “I’ve got what I want for Christmas”. Though later, it turned out to be a rumor only.
Ananya Panday Career
Being born in a filmy family, she has always been passionate for acting. Finally after completing her schooling, she went to audition for movie Student of the Year 2 and got selected. In 2019, she made her big screen debut with Karan Johar’s Dharam Production movie SOTY 2 along with Tara Sutaria and Tiger Shroff. Even though the movie got mixed reviews, her performance was appreciated by the critics and she won several awards for her performance. Post that, she did another movie “Pati Patni Aur Woh” in which she played the role of a secretary who indulges into an affair with a married man. The movie emerged as a commercial success. In no time, she became the household name among the audience and became people’s favorite.
Other than acting, she is also into several social awareness programs and holds great future in the industry.
Some Interesting Facts About Ananya Panday
After garnering praise from all sides for her much talked about movie “Student of the Year 2”, she became the next young sensation of Bollywood industry. Here are some interesting and lesser known facts about her:
- She is one of the most forward star kid on the block who made her entry into Bollywood with super hit movie “Student of the Year 2”, co-starring Tara Sutaria and Tiger Shroff.
- Eventually, she was not the first choice for movie Student of the Year 2. Earlier actress Disha Patani and Sara Ali Khan were considered for the role but she later, emerged as the winner.
- Being daughter of actor Chunky Panday, she was already a quite sensation amongst her fans and paparazzi even before making her official debut.
- Ananya was mentored by superstar Salman Khan and so people were thinking that Salman will launch her in Bollywood, but later it was Karan Johar who introduced her in the world of acting.
- It is no surprise that she has an impeccable fashion sense. The actress shares glamorous pictures of herself on Instagram which reflects her amazing fashion choices.
- Going through her Instagram feed, one can know that she is best friends of Suhana Khan, daughter of Shahrukh and Shanaya Kapoor, daughter of Sanjay Kapoor.
- She is one of those teenagers who has addressed her debut at the elite Parision “Le Bal Gala”. This is an event where elite families from all around the world comes together to introduce their young kids aged 16-25 into the society. This is a sort of tradition which is followed by business tycoons, royal families, etc.
- After the big screen debut with Student of the Year 2, her second movie was with actor Kartik Aryan and Bhumi named “Pati, Patni Aur Woh”. During the shooting, it was reported that she was secretly dating actor Kartik Aryan.
- She is big fan of Alia Bhatt and wants her filmography career just like her.
- In 2019, she launched an initiative called “So Positive” which majorly aimed at creating awareness among people for social media bullying and building up a positive community. For this, she won several awards including ‘Youth Influencer of the Year award’ at Vogue Women of the Year Awards.
- She is a big time fitness buff and is trained by famous celebrity trainer Yasmin Karachiwala.