Anushka Sen (born 4 August 2002)[1] is an Indian television actress and model known for portraying the role of Meher in the children fantasy show, Baal Veer.[2] She has also played Manikarnika Rao/Rani Lakshmi Bai in the Indian historical drama television series Jhansi Ki Rani.

Anushka Sen
Anuskha Sen
Sen in 2022
Born (2002-08-04) 4 August 2002 (age 20)
  • Actress
  • model
Years active2009–present
Known for

Personal lifeEdit

Anushka Sen was born in Ranchi in a Bengali Baidya[3] family, later moving to Mumbai along with her family. She studied at Ryan International School, Kandivali and scored 89.4% in 12th standard CBSE board exam as a commerce student.[4] As of 2021, she is pursuing a degree in filmography at Thakur College of Science and Commerce, Mumbai.[5]


Anushka began her career as a child actor in 2009 with Zee TV's serial Yahan Main Ghar Ghar Kheli. In the year, her first music video Humko hai Aasha was released.[citation needed] In 2012, she became popular playing the character of Meher in the TV serial Baal Veer. In 2015, she appeared in the Bollywood film Crazy Cukkad Family.

She has acted in TV serials Internet Wala Love and Devon Ke Dev...Mahadev. She appeared in the period drama film Lihaaf: The Quilt and also acted in a short film Sammaditthi. In 2020 she was a lead in the TV show Apna Time Bhi Aayega but left after three weeks.[6] She has also appeared in several music videos, the latest being Chura Liya.

She is known for playing the historical character Manikarnika Rao a.k.a Rani Lakshmi Bai in the 2019 series Khoob Ladi Mardaani - Jhansi Ki Rani.[7]
In May 2021, she entered the stunt-based reality TV show Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 11 and was eliminated in the seventh week.[8] She was the youngest contestant to appear on this show.[9]


  Denotes Films/TV shows/Web series that have not yet been released


Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2015 Crazy Cukkad Family Unnamed [10]
2019 Lihaaf: The Quilt Young Ismat Chughtai [11]
Sammaditthi Bittu Short film [12]


Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2009 Yahan Main Ghar Ghar Kheli Misti [13]
2011 Devon Ke Dev...Mahadev Child Parvati [13]
2012–2016 Baal Veer Meher Dagli / Baal Sakhi [14]
2018 Internet Wala Love Diya Verma [15]
2019 Jhansi Ki Rani Manikarnika "Manu" Rao [7]
2020 Apna Time Bhi Aayega Rani Singh Rajawat 18 episodes [16]
2021 Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 11 Contestant 9th place [17]

Special appearancesEdit

Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2012 Fear Files: Darr Ki Sacchi Tasvirein Unnamed Season 1; Episode 13
2013 Comedy Circus Ke Mahabali Comedian
2016 Comedy Nights Bachao Taaza Herself

Music videosEdit

Year Title Singer(s) Ref.
2011 "Humko Hai Aasha" Unknown [18]
2019 "Gal Karke" Asees Kaur [19]
2020 "Superstar" Neha Kakkar and Vibhor Parashar [20]
"Pyar Naal" Vibhor Parashar [21]
"Meri Hai Maa" Tarsh [22]
"Aaina" Monali Thakur and Ranajoy Bhattacharjee [23]
2021 "Teri Aadat" Abhi Dutt [24]
"Chura Liya" Sachet–Parampara [25]
"Choorha" Nikk [26]
2022 "Mast Nazron Se" Jubin Nautiyal [27]
"Is This That Feeling" Shekhar Ravjiani [28]

Web seriesEdit

Year Title Role Ref.
2021 Crashh Jia/Alia Mehra [29]
2022 Swaanng Muskaan [30][31]


Year Award Category Work Result Ref.
2019 Indian Television Academy Awards Best Actress - Drama Jhansi Ki Rani Nominated
2022 Popular Actress - Web Crashh Nominated [32]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Anushka Sen celebrates 19th birthday in Udaipur". India Today. Retrieved 9 December 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  2. ^ Tripathi, Anuj (ed.). "'बालवीर' की छोटी बच्ची हो गई इतनी ग्लैमरस, PHOTOS देख पहचानना मुश्किल". Zee News. Retrieved 24 July 2022.
  3. ^ "Anushka Sen Biography: Everything about the social media influencer and the youngest contestant of Khatron Ke Khiladi 11". jagrantv. Retrieved 11 November 2021.
  4. ^ "Anushka Sen secures 89.4% in CBSE 12th standard exams". The Times of India. 14 July 2020. Retrieved 6 April 2021.
  5. ^ Patowari, Farzana (26 January 2021). "Anushka Sen: It has resolved my attendance issues". The Times of India. Retrieved 5 May 2021.
  6. ^ Maheshwri, Neha (8 November 2020). "Anushka Sen replaced in 'Apna Time Bhi Aayega'". The Times of India. Retrieved 6 April 2021.
  7. ^ a b "Anushka Sen to play the title role in 'Jhansi Ki Rani'". The Times of India. 7 January 2019.
  8. ^ Keshri, Shweta (30 August 2021). "Anushka Sen gets eliminated from KKK 11, says lasting for 7 weeks is big". India Today. Retrieved 25 September 2021.
  9. ^ "List of KKK 11 contestants". DNA India. 6 May 2021. Retrieved 12 May 2021.
  10. ^ Nayak, Pooja (16 January 2015). "Film Review: Even decent performances fail to save 'Crazy Cukkad Family's not so crazy plot!". DNA India. Retrieved 8 April 2021.
  11. ^ "'Lihaaf' wins international acclaim with an award in US". The Times of India. 31 August 2019. Retrieved 5 April 2021.
  12. ^ Sammaditthi - Ft Anushka Sen | Father & Daughter | Award Winning Hindi Short Film | Six Sigma Films, retrieved 7 June 2021
  13. ^ a b "Child actress Anushka Sen aka Parvati of Mahadev is a diva now; a look at her grown-up picture". The Times of India. Retrieved 8 April 2021.
  14. ^ Bhopatkar, Tejashree (15 September 2012). "Anushka Sen to join Shama Sikander and Karishma Tanna in Baal Veer". The Times of India. Retrieved 5 April 2021.
  15. ^ "Anushka Sen is currently working in Internet wala love". The Times of India. 27 November 2018. Retrieved 8 April 2021.
  16. ^ "Apna Time Bhi Aaayega Actress Anushka Sen Shares Her Experience Of Seeking Inspiration From F4 Racer And Pilot, Sneha Sharma". 20 October 2020.
  17. ^ Patowari, Farzana (27 April 2021). "Exclusive! Anushka Sen is mentally preparing herself to participate in Khatron Ke Khiladi 11". The Times of India. Retrieved 29 April 2021.
  18. ^ Humko Hai Asha - Music Video, retrieved 26 July 2021
  19. ^ "Latest Punjabi Song 'Gal Karke' Sung By Asees Kaur | Punjabi Video Songs - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 10 August 2021.
  20. ^ "Latest Punjabi Song 'Superstar' Sung By Neha Kakkar, Vibhor Parashar | Punjabi Video Songs - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 10 August 2021.
  21. ^ "Anushka Sen, Darsheel Safary Pyar naal: अनुष्का सेन और दर्शील सफारी को एक साथ देख कर फैंस हुए खुश". (in Hindi). 6 August 2020. Retrieved 9 November 2021.
  22. ^ Meri Hai Maa : Official Music Video | Latest Hindi Songs 2020 | BBR, retrieved 26 July 2021
  23. ^ "Ranajoy and Monali's duet 'Aaina' celebrates sibling love". The Times of India. 27 August 2020.
  24. ^ "Watch New Hindi Song Music Video - 'Teri Aadat' Sung By Abhi Dutt Featuring Siddharth Nigam And Anushka Sen | Hindi Video Songs - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 28 March 2021.
  25. ^ "Watch Latest Hindi Song Music Video - 'Chura Liya' Sung By Sachet And Parampara Featuring Himansh Kohli & Anushka Sen | Hindi Video Songs - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 11 October 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  26. ^ "New Song Alert- 'Choorha' by Nikk Is Exclusive With 9X Tashan". Retrieved 6 November 2021.
  27. ^ "जुबिन नौटियाल- निकिता दत्ता ने लिए सात फेरे, 'Mast Nazron Se' गाना रिलीज". Navbharat Times (in Hindi). Retrieved 1 April 2022.
  28. ^ "Is This That Feeling sung by Shekhar Ravjiani starring Anushka Sen and Rishi Dev". The Times of India. Retrieved 17 May 2022.
  29. ^ "Alt Balaji and Zee5 series 'Crashh' teaser out". India TV. February 2021. Retrieved 2 February 2021.
  30. ^ "Anushka Sen, Hiten Tejwani, Mansi Srivastava, Anurag Sharma to star in Swaanng". Mid-Day. 27 March 2021. Retrieved 7 April 2021.
  31. ^ "Anushka Sen shares her thoughts on the scope of Digital media and OTT platforms - Bollywood Hungama". 10 March 2022. Retrieved 11 March 2022.
  32. ^ "The 21st ITA Awards". Retrieved 14 November 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)

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