Born as Natasha on the 14th of April, 1980, Anita Hassanandani hails from Mumbai. She is known particularly for her modeling, film and television roles. Her debut in Indian Cinema was with the film, “Kucch To Hai” which was a horror movie and also casted
. She has also acted in Tamil, Telugu and Kannada movies, such as ‘Nenu Pelliki Ready’, 'Thotti gang', and 'Nuyvu Nenu' which were big hits.
Her initial assignments mostly involved modeling and print ads, namely for brands like Boroplus, Krack jack biscuit (Parle), Moov, and Sprite. She was noticed for her cameo in ‘
’. She recently married
, who works as a Banker in Mumbai in a South Indian ceremony at Goa. The two met through mutual friends and dated for around three years before tying the knot. The wedding attracted a lot of her silver screen friends including
, the team of Balaji Telefilms
, Kishwer Merchantt. Currently she acts in the daily soap
Yeh Hai Mohabbatein
, as Shagun. About her character she said, "It is an exciting role because as a performer the role was challenging for me. I have never done something of this sort. It's slightly grey and selfish character”.
She also participated in the reality show “Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khildadi” which is hosted by the Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar. In 2013, she also featured with actress Sunny Leone in Ragini MMS 2 in the role of Gina. For this she dressed up boldly with tattoos and piercings, and portrayed a very energetic and care free character. Anita is a fan of Amitabh Bachchan and Hema Malini, and enjoys cartoons and great food. She is currently busy with a Punjabi movie, and plays the role of a possessive housewife. This is her first comedy role, and she is really excited about the new role and language.
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Anita is a well known model and actress known for her acting in Telugu, Hindi, Kannada and Tamil films. Her debut Telugu film “Nuvvu Nenu” released in 2001. In the same year, she started her TV career with the famous serial “Kabhii Sautan Kabhii Sahelii”. Before starting her film and TV career, she was a popular model of big brands. Her first appearance on the silver screen was a special appearance in the famous song Ishq Bina of blockbuster Bollywood movie “Taal” in 1999. Her debut Telugu movie was such a great hit that Bollywood producers planned a Hindi remake of the movie. The Hindi remake was “Yeh Dil” and director Teja cast Anitha in the lead role although it wasn’t her debut Hindi film.
Anita was born on April 14, 1980. As she was very close to Ekta Kapoor and her family, she found no difficulty in her way to Film and TV. In the starting year 2001 and 2002 her main focus was on Telugu films. Afterwards she also acted in Hindi, Tamil and Kannada films. She has worked in more than fifteen Telugu, thirteen Hindi, four Tamil and four Kannada movies. Her latest film that hit the screen is a Hindi movie “Ragini MMS 2”.
She got a chance to act in the popular Star Plus serial “Kavyanjali” in 2005. She won seven awards for her best performance in “Kavyanjali” including “Indian Telly award for Best actress in a Lead role”. She has performed in more than fifteen TV serials till now.
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NATASSHA is an Indian film actress and former model. She has established his career in Tamil, Hindi, Kannada and Tamil films industry. She was born in Sindhu Hindi family on April 14, 1981, in Mumbai, Maharashtra. After completing her education and started her career as a model and work in many commercial adds including Sunsilk, Bank Mobile and move pain killer etc. Her films boost her career as an actress; the role was too significance receive position review from the audience; it became her career as a popular and leading actress in the different languages films industry. It made her reputation in her work in the film and television industry. She emerged as a leading actress in Tollywood and Bollywood industry. NATASSHA is also known as Anita Hassanandani is an Indian model turned actress. She is most famous as an actress acting in the different languages films industry.
After her success as a model for every, Sunsilk Boroplus and other brands also. She made her debut on a television screen with the famous role of Tanushree in tv serial Kabhi Sautan Kabhi Saheli and made her Hindi film debut with film Kuch to h in 2003. She earlier engaged with an actor Eijaz Khan and things doesn't work out well, and they ended their relationship. NATASSHA was married to businessman Rohit Reddy in Goa in 2013. Her negative role on star plus as Shagun was a famous serial 'yeh h Mohabbatein' highly liked and appreciated by the audience and loves reading and cooking food is one of her hobbies. She is a brilliant actress won a gold award for the best actress in negative role famous in 2014, Indian television academy award for best actress jury for Kavyanjli in 2005 and also won television-style award many more. Anita also works in Krishna cottage film, a supernatural thriller.
She was remade yeh dill in Hindi with Tusshar Kapoor and appeared in a song in Telugu movie and also started in Kannada movie Vera Kannadiga opposite Kannada superstar Puneet Rajkumar. She made her film debut in Tamil with samurai (2002), and after that, she works in serials and multilingual movies like Telugu, Hindi, Kannada, Tamil and Punjabi movies. Anita Hassanandani was wild card entry in season 8 (Jhalak Dikhla Jaa) and also participated in many tv serials, reality shows like comedy class, big boss ten and also in comedy nights as well. Natassha was adopted her name as Natassha on the advice of Ekta Kapoor, and after that, she switched into her real name Anita Hassanandani.