Anita Hassanandani Reddy is an Indian actress and model who has acted in multilingual films and serials. After a successful modeling career, she started acting in serial Kabhii Sautan Kabhii Sahelii (2001), she followed it with her debut in Bollywood, in the 2003 film Kucch To Hai. She is currently seen in Ye Hai Mohabbatein as Shagun Arora. She was a contestant on Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa in 2015 and later was a contestant on Dance Ki Takkar in 2017. She will be playing the antagonist Vish in the third season of Naagin.
Hassanandani appears in Telugu, Hindi, Kannada, and Tamil films. After appearing as a model for EverYuth, Sunsilk, Boroplus and other brands, she made her debut on the television screen in daytime soap Kabhii Sautan Kabhii Sahelii. She made her Hindi film debut with the 2003 Thriller film Kucch To Hai. She later worked in the films Krishna Cottage, a supernatural thriller; and Koi Aap Sa. She also starred in the television show Kavyanjali, playing the protagonist Anjali, a middle class girl marrying into a business tycoon's family. Other than her mainstream Bollywood film and television screen performances, she also worked in some South Indian movies including Nenupelliki ready and Thotti gang which later was remade as Yeh Dil in Hindi with Tusshar Kapoor. She appeared in a song in a Telugu movie, Nenunnanu. She played a supporting character on Sapnon Hai Pyaar Ki Kahaani but later got replaced.