Anu Aggarwal

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Anu Agarwal
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Born (1969-01-11) 11 January 1969 (age 48)[1]
Malka Ganj, Delhi, India
Other names Anu Arya Aggarwal
Occupation Actress, model
Years active 1990- 1996

Anu Aggarwal (born 11 January 1969) is a former Indian model and actress. She is best known for her works in Aashiqui, The Cloud Door and Thiruda Thiruda.[2]

Personal life[edit]

Aggarwal was born on 11 January 1969 in New Delhi, and was raised in Chennai. She was a gold medalist in sociology at Delhi University.[3] After a brief stint in modelling, and VJing, and appearance in the Doordarshan serial Isi Bahane (1988), she made her Bollywood debut with the musical blockbuster Aashiqui, following which she was much in demand.[3] She posed nude in the short movie The Cloud Door. l, to recuperate after a 29-day coma.[4] She lives in Bihar and is single.[4] She practices yoga at the Bihar school of yoga in Munger, Bihar. She is also an amateur power-lifter and after her accident has competed in many power-lifting competitions. She quoted in one of her interviews "To feel strong, to walk amongst humans with a tremendous feeling of confidence and superiority is not at all wrong. The sense of superiority in bodily strength is borne out by the long history of mankind paying homage in folklore, song and poetry to strong women".[3]

Bollywood and the accident that changed her life.[5][6][7]


Year Movies Role Notes
1990 Aashiqui Anu Verghese Debut film
1992 Ghazab Tamasha Ganga
1993 Thiruda Thiruda Chandralekha "Lekha" Tamil film
1993 King Uncle Fenni Fernando
1993 Khal-Naaikaa Kiran/ Anuradha R. Bakshi
1994- 1997 BPL Oye! Asin TV Series
1995 The Cloud Door Princess Kurangi Short movie
1995 Janam Kundli Kiran M Prasad/ Kiran R. Kapoor
1996 Return of Jewel Thief Princess Vishaka

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Anu Agrawal". Retrieved 2016-09-05. 
  2. ^ "The Enigma of Arrival". Mumbai Mirror. 4 May 2008. Retrieved 11 June 2010. 
  3. ^ a b c Sharma, Isha (9 December 2015). "From Wonder Girl Of 'Aashiqui' To A Sanyasi, This Is Anu Aggarwal's Story In Her Own Words!". Retrieved 2016-09-05. 
  4. ^ a b "Aashiqui star returns to life, turns author". Hindustan Times. 22 July 2013. Retrieved 3 July 2015. 
  5. ^ "Anu Aggarwal recounts, car accident, coma, lives and loves in new book". Mid Day. 26 July 2015. Retrieved 22 October 2015. 
  6. ^ Karishma Goenka (7 August 2015). "From Aashiqui to tantrik lovemaking, Anu Aggarwal tells all in brand new book". India Today. New Delhi. Retrieved 22 October 2015. 
  7. ^ Sanjukta Sharma (8 August 2015). "Book Review: Anusual: Memoir Of A Girl Who Came Back From The Dead". Livemint. Retrieved 22 October 2015. 

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