Anjali Lavania, a bold and alluring girl, born on 15 May 1985, is a successful model and movie actress. This exquisite beauty was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Her mother Neetu kumar hails from Kerala and her father from Nainital. Her mother herself was a model and has won beauty pageants like Miss Cochin and Miss Goa. Her father has served in the Indian Navy as a Naval Aviator. Anjali did her early schooling from Universal American School and then from St. Anne’s High School followed by Jain Hindu College, Mumbai. Her mother encouraged her to take part and she won several College Fashion Shows. She started out as a model for designers and choreographers. Her modeling career ascended after she did a Pankaj Udhas’s music video, ‘Janeman.’
In her striving career, she has worked with legacy holder modeling agencies like Room Campaign and Mumbai-based Sheetal Design Studio. She has had the glory of walking the ramp at New York Fashion Week, Los Angles Fashion Week and Lakme Fashion Week 2010 under her belt. She has even worked for an advertisement campaign for IBM. She has walked for many prominent designers like Lotta Stenson, Ashaka Givens, Christopher Kane, and Gary Harvey. She worked for many praised magazines like Marie Claire, Elle, Femina, Vogue, Instyle, G&Q, Verve, etc. In 2012 she walked at famous Indian designer Manish Malhotra’s fashion show accompanying
Vidyut Jamwal, organized during Delhi Couture Week. She was present at Autumn Winter ’09 campaign for Provogue.
She has modeled for many renowned brands like Pantaloons, Mahindra Xylo, Titan with Mr. Perfectionist of Bollywood,
Aamir Khan and Levi’s with brilliant actor
Imran Khan. This 5 feet 10 inches gorgeous model got her bold image from Kingfisher Calendar in which she worked in 2010 and 2011. She was the second runner-up in Kingfisher Calendar Babes. She even hosted the making of Kingfisher Calendar 2011. Anjali who is a happy girl was in a list by Times of India of 50 most desirable women of 2010. She is very much concerned about the environment and attended the Eco-Nouveau show in Los Angles wearing bridal dress, newspaper ensemble by British Designer Gary Harvey, at the MOMA in New York City.
Lavonia has done her acting course from the Joanne Baron, DW Brown Studio. In 2011, she worked as the female lead in Vishnuvardhan directed Telugu action-musical film named ‘PANJAA.’ She toiled with actors like
Pawan Kalyan in the movie. On being asked about her feelings related to the movie and actors, she says, “They are very pleasant and responsive.” She won the ‘CineMAA’ Award for the ‘Best Debut Confident Face’ for her acting in ‘
Panjaa.’ Anjali Lavonia’s favorite music bands are Vinci and Bullseye. She has read books like ‘The Alchemist,’ ‘Autobiography of Yogi’ etc. This Kingfisher calendar girl believes that the positivity around her helps her to perform better. She stays with her parents and is accomplishing her mother’s dream of becoming a successful actress.