Ananya Panday (born 30 October 1998) is an Indian actress who works in Hindi films. The daughter of actor Chunky Panday, she began her acting career in 2019 with roles in the teen film Student of the Year 2 and the comedy Pati Patni Aur Woh. These performances earned her the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut. She has since starred in the romantic drama Gehraiyaan (2022).

Early life

Panday was born on 30 October 1998  to actor Chunky Panday and costume designer Bhavna Panday. She studied at Dhirubhai Ambani International School until 2017. She participated in Vanity Fairs Le Bal des débutantes event in Paris in 2017.

Filmography

Films

  • All films are in Hindi unless noted.
 
Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2019 Student of the Year 2 Shreya Randhawa
Pati Patni Aur Woh Tapasya Singh
2020 Khaali Peeli Pooja Sharma
2022 Gehraiyaan Tia Khanna
Liger Films that have not yet been released Sonali Kamat Filming; Telugu and Hindi film
2023 Kho Gaye Hum Kahan Films that have not yet been released Ahana Filming

Music video[edit]

Year Title Singer(s) Composer Notes Ref.
2020 “Kudi Nu Nachne De” Vishal Dadlani, Sachin–Jigar Sachin–Jigar, Tanishk Bagchi Promotional song for Angrezi Medium

Awards and nominations

Ananya Panday awards and nominations
Totals
Wins 4
Nominations 6

Note
 
Year Award Category Work Result Ref.
2019 26th Screen Awards Fresh Face of the Year Student of the Year 2 Won
Best Female Debut Nominated
2020 Filmfare Awards Best Female Debut Student of the Year 2 & Pati Patni Aur Woh Won
Zee Cine Awards Best Female Debut Student of the Year 2 Won
21st IIFA Awards Star Debut of the Year – Female Won