Anusha Dandekar : Net Worth, Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Wiki, Facts and Figures

Anusha Dandekar, an Indian-Australian MTV VJ, actress, and singer, is a well-known personality in the Indian entertainment industry. The Bollywood Actress she has made a significant impact with her versatile talent and charming persona.

This blog post delves into the life and career of this multifaceted star, shedding light on her early life, personal relationships, career highlights, top films, controversies, and some interesting facts.

Anusha Dandekar
Anusha Dandekar

Early Life and Upbringing

Born on January 9, 1982, in Khartoum, Sudan, Anusha Dandekar hails from a Marathi family originally from Pune, India. She and her sisters, actress and model Shibani Dandekar and Apeksha Dandekar, grew up in Kingsgrove, New South Wales, a suburb of Sydney, Australia.

At the age of 19, in 2002, Anusha moved to Mumbai, Maharashtra, to pursue a career in the entertainment industry.

Anusha Dandekar - Early Life And Upbringing
Anusha Dandekar – Early Life And Upbringing

Personal Life – Age, Zodiac Sign

Anusha Dandekar - Personal Life
Anusha Dandekar – Personal Life
Personal DetailsInformation
Full NameAnusha Dandekar
NicknameVj Anusha
Alternative Names(s) (also known as)Anusha Dandekar
Date of Birth9 January 1982
Age (as of 2023)41 Years
Zodiac SignCapricorn
NationalityAustralian, Sudanese and Indian
BirthplaceKhartoum, Sudan, Africa
HometownPune, Maharashtra, India
Current AddressMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Education QualificationGraduate
Hobbies and InterestsDancing and Singing
Languages KnownEnglish, Hindi, Marathi
Social Media Profiles link (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter)Facebook, Instagram
Wikipedia Profile linkAnusha Dandekar
IMDb Profile linkAnusha Dandekar
Website linkN/A

Physical Appearance – Height, Weight, Body Measurements

Anusha Dandekar - Physical Appearance
Anusha Dandekar – Physical Appearance
Physical StatsInformation
Body TypeSlim
Body Measurements (Chest – Waist – Hips)33-26-33 inches
Height in feet, inches, cm5’ 5″ or 165 cm
Weight in kg, lbs52 kg or 115 lbs
Chest33 inches
Waist26 inches
Eye ColourGrey
Hair ColourBlack
HairstyleLong and wavy
Distinctive FeaturesHer smile and her voice

Family and Relationships – Boyfriend/Husband, Affairs

Anusha Dandekar is the daughter of Shashidhar and Sulabha Dandekar. She has two sisters, Shibani Dandekar and Apeksha Dandekar. Anusha’s personal life has been a topic of interest for many, especially her relationships.

She has been linked with TV actor Karan Kundra and VJ Rannvijay Singh34. However, as of 2022, she is possibly single.

Anusha Dandekar - Family And Relationships
Anusha Dandekar – Family And Relationships
Relationships DetailsInformation
Marital StatusUnmarried
Spouse – HusbandN/A
FatherShashidhar Dandekar
MotherSulabha Dandekar
Children Sahara (daughter, born in June 2022)
Siblings Shibani Dandekar (elder sister, actress, VJ, singer, model), Apeksha Dandekar (younger sister, singer)
Affairs – Boyfriend(s) Irfan Pathan (cricketer), Rannvijay Singh (actor and VJ), Karan Kundra (actor)
Significant RelationshipsFarhan Akhtar (actor, rumored)

Rise to Stardom

Anusha Dandekar made her acting debut in Bollywood with the film ‘Mumbai Matinee’ in 2003. She then went on to act in ‘Viruddh’ in 2005, alongside Bollywood veterans Amitabh Bachchan, Sanjay Dutt, Sharmila Tagore, and John Abraham.

Her performance in the film won her the Best Debut Award at the Maharashtra Times Awards in 2006.

Anusha Dandekar - Rise To Stardom
Anusha Dandekar – Rise To Stardom

Anusha Dandekar – Debut Film – Mumbai Matinee (2003)

Anusha Dandekar - Debut Film
Anusha Dandekar – Debut Film
Mumbai Matinee Bollywood Movie | Part 01/11 | Rahul Bose,Perizaad Zorabian | Eagle Hindi Movies

Anusha Dandekar – Successful Film – Hello (2008)

Anusha Dandekar - Successful Film
Anusha Dandekar – Successful Film
Film Hello Trailer

Career, Awards, and Achievements

Anusha Dandekar’s career in the entertainment industry has been marked by several notable achievements. She started her career as a host in MTV’s ‘House of Style’ and later hosted several popular shows like ‘MTV Dance Crew’, ‘MTV Teen Diva’, ‘MTV News’, and ‘MTV Love School’.

In 2008, she won the Best VJ at the Cosmopolitan Fun Fearless Female Awards. As of 2014, Dandekar is a judge on ‘India’s Next Top Model’. She also made her music debut with the single ‘Better Than Your Ex’ in 2012.

Anusha Dandekar - Career, Awards, And Achievements
Anusha Dandekar – Career, Awards, And Achievements
Career DetailsInformation
Profession(s)Actress, VJ, Singer, and Model
Debut FilmMumbai Matinee (2003)
Notable Roles Jenny in Viruddh (2005), Rosa in Anthony Kaun Hai? (2006), Shefali in Hello (2008), Ashwini Stevenson in Jai Jai Maharashtra Maza (2012)
Recent Films – New Movies Bhavesh Joshi Superhero (2018)
Upcoming Films Baap Manus (2023)
Popular Television SeriesMTV’s House of Style (2002), MTV Dance Crew (2008), MTV Teen Diva (2009), MTV Rock On (2010), India’s Next Top Model (2015-2018), MTV Love School (2016-2019), Supermodel of the Year (2019-2021)
Awards and AchievementsBest VJ at the Cosmopolitan Fun Fearless Female Awards (2008), Best Debut Award at the Maharashtra Times Awards for Viruddh (2006), Among the 50 Most Beautiful Women in India Award by Femina Magazine (2010)
Endorsements/Brand Collaborations Reebok, Toni & Guy, Crocs, Lee Jeans
Philanthropy/Charity Work Lion’s Den Award for the Most Charitable Work (during childhood)
Professional AssociationsN/A
Training and EducationGraduate
Production CompanyN/A
Box Office Success – Hit Movies Viruddh (2005), Anthony Kaun Hai? (2006), Hello (2008)
Critical Acclaim Movies Viruddh (2005), Delhi Belly (2011)

Assets and Finances – Net Worth

Anusha Dandekar Assets And Finances
Anusha Dandekar Assets And Finances
Financial ProfileInformation
Net Worth in Rs. and DollarsRs. 10 crore or $1.3 million
Per Movie Charges in Rs. and DollarsRs. 8 crore or $1.1 million
Per Endorsement Charges in Rs. and DollarsRs. 16 crore or $1.0 million
Sponsorship Deals Reebok, Toni & Guy, Crocs, Lee Jeans
Business Ventures Brown Skin Beauty (co-founder and CEO)
Investments N/A
Real Estate Holdings N/A
Luxury Items/Properties OwnedN/A
Cars Collection BMW,Audi

Favourite Things, Likes and Dislikes

Anusha Dandekar - Favourite Things,likes And Dislikes
Anusha Dandekar – Favourite Things,likes And Dislikes
Favorite ThingsInformation
Favorite ActorShah Rukh Khan
Favorite ActressMiranda Kerr
Favorite FilmLife Is Beautiful (1997)
Favorite Music BandsLana Del Rey
Favorite SportCricket
Favorite BooksN/A
Favorite ColorBlue and Pink
Favorite FoodJunk food
Things s/he likeDancing and Singing, Hosting shows, Travelling
Things s/he dislikeTrolls, Cheating and lying, Being ignored

Top 5 Best Films – Anusha Dandekar

Film NameYear of ReleaseCharacter Played
Mumbai Matinee2003Anusha the Temptress
Anthony Kaun Hai?2006Rosa
City of Gold2010Manasi

Controversies – Anusha Dandekar

  • Publicly revealing that ex-boyfriend Karan Kundrra had cheated on her.
  • Being repeatedly slut-shamed on social media.
  • Online spat with once-upon-a-time friend Kishwer Merchant.
  • Racial abuse she had suffered in Australia.
  • Being trolled on social media for a video where she was seen requesting Gauri Khan and Suhana Khan for a byte.
Anusha Dandekar - Controversies
Anusha Dandekar – Controversies

Interesting Facts – Anusha Dandekar

  • Anusha Dandekar spent most of her childhood in Australia.
  • She did a sizzling item number called Lut Gaye in the film Mumbai Matinee.
  • Anusha won the Best VJ Cosmopolitan Fun Fearless Female Award in 2009.
  • In 2010, she was among the 50 Most Beautiful Women in India.
  • She loves singing and in 2012, she launched her first single ‘Better Than Your EX’.
  • During her childhood, she won the Lion’s Den Award for the Most Charitable Work.
Anusha Dandekar - Interesting Facts
Anusha Dandekar – Interesting Facts

Anusha Dandekar’s journey in the entertainment industry is a testament to her talent, hard work, and determination. From her early days in Australia to her successful career in Bollywood, she has truly made a mark for herself.

As she continues to charm audiences with her talent, we look forward to seeing more of her in the future. Stay tuned for more updates on your favorite celebrities!

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