Anita Hassanandani was born on 14 April 1981 in Mumbai, India. She is also known as Natassha. She is an Indian model and both film and television actress. Before entering the film industry she was a successful model endorsing various brands like Ever yuth, Sunsilk, Boroplus and other brands.
Her entry in the world of television was by Balaji Telefilms in Ekta Kapoor’s daily soap Kabhii Sautan Kabhii Sahelii which instantly made her a household name. She made her debut in the Hindi film industry in the year 2003 with a thriller Kuch to Hai which was also produced by Balaji Telefilms. She has also worked with Balaji Telefilms in movies like Krishna Cottage which was a supernatural thriller and Koi Aap Sa.
She has made a special appearance in the movie Taal in the song Ishq Bina. The last released movie of Anita aka Natassha was Dus Kahaniyan in the segment “Gubbare”. Her career graph in the television industry includes Kavyanjali, Kayamath, Kasam se, Fear Factor, Anhoniyon Ka Andhera, Kitchen Championship 4 and many more.
Other than her main stream bollywood films and television performance she has also worked in some South Indian films that include a number of Telugu, Tamil and Kannada films. Nenupelliki Ready, Thotti Gang and Nine Istapaddanu are some of her famous Telugu movies. Nuwu Nenu was a famous Telugu movie which was later on remade with the name Yeh dil. In this movie she was casted opposite Ekta Kapoor’s brother Tusshar Kapoor.