Veebha Anand is an Indian actress[2][3] known for her portrayals of Sugna Shyam Singh in Balika Vadhu,[4] Kangana in Shree,[citation needed] Laxmi Angad Purohit in Sanskaar Laxmi,[5] Subhadra in Mahabharat,[6] Navya Naveli in Kaisi Yeh Yaariaan,[7] and Ananya Shakti Thakur in &TV's Begusarai.[citation needed]

Veebha Anand
Born
Vibha Anand

(1996-09-08) 8 September 1996 (age 27) [1]
Occupation(s)Actress, model, host
Years active2008–present
Known forBalika Vadhu
Mahabharat
Kaisi Yeh Yaariyan
Begusarai
Height1.57 m (5 ft 2 in)

Early life

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Vibha Anand was born on 8 September 1996 in Dehradun, Uttarakhand.[3] She has a younger sister, Sakshi Anand, a writer and a brother, Ajeet Anand. She hails from a non-filmy background. Due to numerology, She changed her name to Veebha Anand from Vibha Anand. While this did not make any significant transformation in the pronunciation of her name, Veebha Anand replaced i with ee.[citation needed] She completed her schooling at Doon Presidency School, Uttarakhand.[8]

Personal life

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Veebha Anand was in a relationship with TV actor Rohit Purohit.[9] They met at the sets of their program Sanskaar Laxmi. After dating for some time, the couple decided to terminate their relationship and move into their individual lives.

Career

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Initial struggle and breakthrough

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Veebha Anand started her journey into acting at a very young age of fifteen. Initially her journey was not easy as she had to struggle a lot but her father who supported her throughout her struggling phase. She joined the famous acting academy Kreating Charekters.[10] She is the student of famous actors Samar Jai Singh and Roopesh Thapliyal.[10] In 2008 after months of auditions, she got the opportunity to make her debut with the television serial Balika Vadhu as Sugna.

Debut and early success (2008–2013)

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Veebha started her television career with the show Balika Vadhu[4] in 2008, broadcast on Colors TV. Anand rose to fame for portraying the role of Sugna Shyam Singh. Her performance in the serial was loved by everyone making her a household name. She gained popularity and was nominated for the Indian Telly Awards for Best Actress in a Supporting Role and the Indian Television Academy Awards for Best Actress in a Supporting Role.[citation needed]

Next she played a negative role in ZEE TV's supernatural drama show Shree.[citation needed] She acted as Namrata in Sukh by Chance in 2009.[citation needed]

She debuted in the Thriller Film Stoneman Murders as Sanjay's daughter.

She played the lead role in ZEE TV’s Sanskaar Laxmi[11] as Laxmi Angad Purohit opposite Rohit Purohit and Shakti Arora.[11]

 
Veebha with the Yeh Hai Aashisqui Cast

Anand played a supporting role in the Bollywood Film Isi Life Me in 2011.[2]

Later she worked in several popular television shows such as Fear Files: Darr Ki Sacchi Tasvirein,[12] Kairi-Rishta Khatta Meetha, Yeh Hai Aashiqui[13] and Crime Patrol.[citation needed]

Established actress (2013–present)

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She was recognized for her role as Subhadra in Star Plus’s mythological TV series Mahabharat, opposite Shaheer Sheikh[citation needed] .

She made an episodic appearance in MTV Webbed[citation needed] and Har Mushkil Ka Hal Akbar Birbal.[citation needed]

She played Navya Naveli on MTV's youth show Kaisi Yeh Yaariaan[14] opposite Abhishek Malik and Ayaz Ahmed. She played a teenage girl from a small town who gets betrayed by her boyfriend and gets pregnant. After betrayal she becomes a stronger persona.

Then she appeared as Ananya Shakti Thakur in the Popular Soap Opera Begusarai[citation needed] opposite Vishal Aditya Singh, Ankit Gupta, Parichay Sharma, Manish Naggdev and Mukul Raj Singh.[15] Her character in the Begusarai is inspired by Mahabharat's Draupadi.

Anand made a cameo appearance in Karmaphal Dataa Shani[citation needed] .

Anand made her web debut in the thriller Web Series Twistted 2[citation needed] along with Nia Sharma and Rrahul Sudhir. She played a vital role in the series as a crime reporter. Anand is also featured in the Web Comedy Romantic Film Yours Truly Roohani opposite Rishi Saxena[citation needed] .

Anand featured in the film Hum Chaar as Savita.[citation needed] Anand came for an episodic role in Laal Ishq[citation needed] .

In 2020, Anand featured in the episodic web series Manohar Kahaniyan opposite Ankit Gupta[citation needed] as a new bride in the house. In the same year 2020, Anand starred in the Tamil language film Mookuthi Amman as Dharani. She first time acted on the other language films.

In 2021, She played a prostitute in the web film Rajnigandha[citation needed] along with Rajesh Sharma. Rajnigandha is a heart-wrenching story of a father and daughter.

She is currently seen in Disney+ Hotstar's horror-thriller web series Ankahi Ansuni[citation needed] opposite Paresh Pahuja.The series follows the story of a demoted young police inspector of the UP police who is transferred to a fictional sleepy town Jhaagi, notorious for having numerous unsolved mysterious cases. She will be seen playing the role of a police constable.[16]

Television

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Year Title Role Channel Note Ref.
2008–2010 Balika Vadhu Sugna Bhairon Singh Colors TV Supporting Role [4]
2008–2009 Shree Kangna Zee TV Negative Role [17]
2009–2010 Sukh by Chance Namrata Sony Entertainment Television Parallel Lead Role [citation needed]
2010 Meethi Choori No 1 Herself Imagine TV Contestant
2011 Sanskaar Laxmi Laxmi Angad Purohit Zee TV Lead Role [citation needed]
2012 Fear Files: Darr Ki Sacchi Tasvirein Sapna Zee TV [12]
Kairi - Rishta Khataa Meetha Suman Abhay Sristav Colors Tv Supporting Role [citation needed]
Crime Patrol Mitali Das ( Episode 146, 147) Sony Entertainment Television Parallel Lead Role [citation needed]
Gumrah AIDS Patient Channel V Vital Role [18]
2013 MTV Webbed Pankhudi MTV Parallel Lead Role [citation needed]
Yeh Hai Aashiqui -Season 1 (Episode 2: Tip Tip Barsa Pyaar) Sapna Bindass Lead Role [13]
2013–2014 Mahabharat Subhadra Star Plus Supporting Role [citation needed]
2014–2015 Kaisi Yeh Yaariaan Navya Naveli (Season 1 & 2) MTV India Parallel Lead Role [14]
2014 Akbar Birbal Shaahin Big Magic Cameo appearance [citation needed]
2016 Begusarai Ananya Shakti Thakur &TV Lead Role [19]
Karmaphal Dataa Shani Mahakali Colors TV Cameo Appearance [citation needed]
2018, 2019 Laal Ishq Gunjan (Episode 1) / Sheel (Episode 51) &TV Lead Role [citation needed]
2018 Jamai Raja A Dancer at Navaratri Function Zee TV Cameo Appearance [citation needed]
2020 Devi Adi Parashakti Devasena Dangal TV supporting role

Theatre play

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Year Title Role Ref
2013 Rishton Ka Live Telecast Shruti [citation needed]

Web series

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Year Title Role Note Ref
2018 Twisted 2 Raashi Parallel Lead Role [citation needed]
2020 Manohar Kahaniyan Priya Lead Role

( Episode 1-3)

[citation needed]
A Long Distance Love Story - Lockdown Pari [20]
2021 Ankahi Ansuni Barkhaa Lead Role [21]
Glitter Anushkha

Films

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Year Tiltle Role Language Note Ref
2009 Stoneman Murders Sanjay's daughter Hindi Supporting Role [22]
2010 Isi Life Mein Nupur [citation needed]
2011 Pratha Shyamli Parallel Lead Role [citation needed]
2019 Hum Chaar Savita Supporting Role [citation needed]
2020 Mookuthi Amman Dharani Tamil Supporting Role

Short films

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Year Title Ref
2019 The Gift [23]
Cup of Tea - Madame [24]
2020 Under the Same Sky [25]
Live After You Leave [26]
2021 Ulljahan [citation needed]

Web films

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Year Title Role Note Ref
2018 Yours Truly Roohani Roohani Diwan Lead Role

( Short Film)

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2021 Rajnigandha Nazia/Muneer Lead Role [citation needed]

Music videos

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Year Title Opposite Singer Music Ref
2017 Piya Saaware Paras Arora & Utpal Das Bornali Kalita Times Music [citation needed]
Beparwaahiyaan 2 Suyyash Rai Suyyash Rai TheBucketlistFilms [28]
2018 Chaap Tilak Non YASH WADALI [29]
2019 Jaanta Tha Sanam Puri Sanam Puri Zill Music [30]
Phir Se song Bhavna Makhija Siddharth Basrur CreativeMeter [31]

Awards and nominations

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Year Award Category Show Result Ref
2009 Indian Telly Awards Best Actress in a Supporting Role Balika Vadhu Nominated [citation needed]
2010 Indian Television Academy Awards [citation needed]

See also

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References

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