Anita Hassanandani WikiAnita Hassanandani is an Indian model, film and television actress. She is mainly recognized for acting in Hindi, Telugu, Tamil and Kannada films. She made her bollywood debut with the 2003 Thriller film "Kucch To Hai" along with Tusshar Kapoor and Esha Deol. Other than her mainstream Bollywood films and television screen performances, she has also worked in some South Indian movies "Nenupelliki ready" and "Thotti gang". "Nuvvu Nenu" was a hit Telugu movie, later the movie was remade with the name "Yeh Dil" in Hindi with Tusshar Kapoor. Currently, she is playing the role of Shagun in the popular daily Soap 'Yeh Hai Mohabbatein'.
BiographyAnita Hassanandani was born as Natassha on 14 April 1980 in Mumbai. Her father is a businessman and mother is a home maker. She has completed her schooling and college in Bombay. She began her career as a model and has appeared in several print advertisements and TV commercials including Sunsilk, Boroplus, BSNL Mobile, Parle Krackjack, Shilpa Kakwani Winter Collection, Naturelle Coconut Oil, Moov Painkiller and Sprite. Anita was also seen in the celebrity reality show "Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi" hosted by Akshay Kumar. She came into the limelight with her TV serial 'Kabhi Sautan Kabhi Saheli' and 'Kavyanjali'.
Marriage/husbandAnita got married to Rohit Reddy on October 14, 2013 in Goa. Their wedding ceremony was a four day affair which included the Sangeet ceremony, Mehendi ceremony, Haldi ceremony and the grand wedding. The marriage took place in the South-Indian style as Rohit is a south Indian. The couple have dated each other for two and half years and finally tied the knot. Rohit works with a multinational company and is not from the industry.
As host in Colors TalaashColors is all set to launch a new show titled Talaash which is expected to air from end of April. The show will be a supernatural series dealing with real life horror stories. The cast and crew have shot across India in real spooky locations like Bhangarh in Rajashthan. The story will show dramatized version of real life horror incidents. As per sources, Anita Hassanandani and Shaleen Malhotra have been signed by the production house (Lost Boy Productions) to host the show.
In Bal Gopal Kare DhamalAnita Hassanandani who is known for glamorous avatar on television, will soon be featuring in Big Magic's slice of life comedy show, Bal Gopal Kare Dhamal. The pretty damsel has made her presence felt on screen by playing various serious characters. It will be a treat to watch Anita as Sasha Kapoor. The upcoming episode will see the protagonist, Gopal Sharma (Satyajit Sharma) undergoing a cycling challenge on his birthday for an NGO, owned by actress Sasha.
Shagun in Yeh Hai MohabbateinAnita Hassanandani is playing the role of Shagun in the daily soap Yeh Hai Mohabbatein. This was her first show post marriage. Shagun is the mother of Ruhi and Aditya and ex-wife of Raman (Karan Patel). Coming from a small town, Shagun always aspired to be a model some day, but circumstances compelled her to marry and bear a kid. Although she has no affection for her husband or child, she maintains a close connection to reap monetary benefits whenever possible.
In MTV FannahAnita was seen playing the role of Preet, a witch but falls in love with a Vampire in MTV Fannah season 1. At the end, their true love meets a heart-wrenching end. I Season 2, she is playing the role of Dr.Yamini. Yamini is a very simple, young, medical intern, hailing from a middle-class background, with a mysterious story.
SerialsKabhii Sautan Kabhii Sahelii
Kahaani Hamaaray Mahaabhaarat Ki
Fear Factor - Khatron Ke Khiladi
Comedy Circus Ka Jadoo
Teri Meri Love Stories
Gutur Gu Season 2
Yeh Hai Mohabbatein
Talaash as Host
FavouritesFavorite actor : Amitabh Bachchan
Favorite actress : Hema Malini
Favorite Show : Tomm and Jerry
Favorite Food : Fish curry and Roti
MoviesKucch To Hai
Koi Aap Sa