Aanchal Singh is a famous actress and a model. She is best known for her role as ‘Purva’ in Netflix’s hit thriller “Yeh Kaali Kali Aankhen”.
Aanchal Singh was born on Sunday, 5 April 1992 (age 30 years; as in 2022) in Chandigarh.
His zodiac sign is Aries. He was born in Chandigarh in a Sikh family and brought up in New Delhi. Aanchal Singh did his schooling at the Golden Jubilee of the Air Force and was persuaded to pursue his graduation from the Delhi College of Arts and Commerce. Aanchal has also appeared in many commercials. She discovered her passion for acting while working in commercials and relocated to Mumbai to pursue her acting career.
Height (approx.): 5’5
Eye Colour: dark brown
Body Measurements (Approx.): 34-28-30
Aanchal Singh belongs to a Sikh family. Reportedly, his family members are spiritually inclined and more influenced by the culture of healing and meditation.
parents and siblings
His father Gurbaksh Singh is a former Indian Air Force officer.
Aanchal’s mother Gunbir Kaur is a lecturer by profession.
His brother Chiranjeev Singh is a digital marketing consultant.
Start your journey with advertisements
Aanchal Singh started her career in the entertainment industry after getting an advertisement offer for Dena Bank. After that, she started working in advertising while pursuing her graduation.
She has done more than 300 commercials which include national and international advertisements. Asian Paints, Dabur Fame Bleach, Ponds, Garnier, Vivel, Malabar Gold, Jose Alukkas and Hyundai are among the brands that Aanchal has advertised for. Aanchal has also been featured on the cover of Femina and has appeared in several print advertisements for companies such as Coke, Pepsi, Amway, Lays, Horlicks and others. Her advertising career includes working with famous personalities such as Ranbir Kapoor, Sonakshi Sinha, Priyanka Chopra, Hrithik Roshan, Shilpa ShettyAnd Hema MaliniAnd many more.
His career in the film industry
Aanchal Singh made her big debut in Sri Lankan cinema in the year 2013 when she was offered the role of Princess Yashodhara in the film “Shri Siddhartha Gautama”. The film was released in around 20 countries and was dubbed into several languages including Hindi, Mandarin, Thai and Vietnamese. His work in the film was praised.
In 2013 she got the role of Riya in the film Ramiya Vastavaiya. She then appeared in the lead roles in the Telugu film Dhillukku Dhuddu (2016) and the Punjabi film Zakhmi (2020).
Aanchal Singh made her debut in the web series with Debut (2020). In 2022, she played the role of Poorva in the web series Yeh Kali Kali Aankhen directed by Siddharth Sengupta.
Facts / Trivia
- When Aanchal Singh was shooting for her Tamil film Dhillukku Dhuddu, she was suggested to change her name to Shanaya. She was fine with it as long as it didn’t lead to a misunderstanding. In an interview she said
This was my first film in Tamil and when the team suggested me to change the name, I was fine with it. But after that I was not getting the right kind of films, and when I was wondering why I came to know that people got confused as they thought Aanchal and Shanaya were two different actresses. I used to get calls asking if I knew Shanaya because we looked alike
- Aanchal Singh is a pet lover. She also has a cat as a pet, and she enjoys sharing her photos on Instagram.
- Apart from acting, Aanchal is an internationally renowned clairvoyant and tarot card reader.
- Aanchal Singh loves to travel and share random quotes on Instagram.
- Aanchal started her career as a model and later moved on to acting.