Anusha Dandekar, is an Indo-Australian Host, MTV VJ, actress, singer, and model. She is best known for her roles as a host on several MTV shows such as ‘MTV’s House of Style’, ‘MTV Roadies’, and ‘India’s Next Top Model’. Her acting credits include notable performances in Bollywood films like ‘Viruddh’ and ‘Mumbai Matinee’.

This is the biography of Anusha Dandekar, where you will get to know more about her relationships, family, career, net worth, and other achievements in detail. 

Anusha Dandekar Wiki & Early Life

Anusha Dandekar Wiki

Anusha Dandekar was born on 9th January 1982 (Age: 42 years old), in Khartoum, Sudan, into a Marathi family. She spent her childhood in Kingsgrove, Sydney, Australia, with her sisters Shibani and Apeksha, embracing a diverse cultural upbringing.

Full NameAnusha Dandekar
Nick NameVJ Anusha
ProfessionHost, Actress, VJ, Singer, and Model
Age42 years old
Date of Birth9 January 1982 
Zodiac/Sun SignCapricorn
BirthplaceKhartoum, Sudan
Current AddressPune, Maharashtra

Anusha Dandekar Husband, Boyfriend, and Relationship 

Anusha has been in relationships with several famous personalities with Indian cricketer Irfan Pathan in 2011 and later on with VJ and host Ranvijay Singh. However, a few years Anusha was in a relationship with famous TV actor Karan Kundra. Currently, Anusha is not dating anyone.

Relationship StatusSingle
Husband/BoyfriendEx-boyfriend: Irfan Pathan, Ranvijay Singh, Karan Kundra
ChildrenYet to be updated

Anusha Dandekar Family

Anusha Dandekar with her Parents and Sisters

Anusha Dandekar grew up in Kingsgrove, Sydney, Australia, with her parents and two sisters. Anusha’s father’s name is Shashidhar Dandekar, and her mother, is Sulabha Dandekar. Her two sisters Shibani and Apeksha are well-known VJ and singers. 

Parent’s NameFather:  Shashidhar Dandekar
Mother: Sulabha Dandekar   
SiblingsSister: Shibani Dandekar, Apeksha Dandekar 

Anusha Dandekar Education

Details about Anusha Dandekar’s educational background are not updated on the Internet. We will soon update you with the latest information.

SchoolKingsgrove High School
Alma MaterYet to be updated
Highest QualificationGraduate

Anusha Dandekar Career

Early Career

Anusha began her career at the age of 19, as a host on ‘MTV’s House of Style’. She quickly made a name for herself in the television industry by hosting various MTV shows.

Current Career

Recently, Anusha Dandekar was seen as a judge on ‘India’s Next Top Model‘. She continues to engage with the fashion world and television, maintaining her status as a prominent figure in both industries.


Baap Manus Official Trailer
2003Mumbai MatineeAnusha the Temptress
2006Anthony Kaun Hai?Rosa
2010City of GoldManasi
2010Lalbaug ParelManasi
2011Delhi BellyVJ Sophaya
2012Jai Jai Maharashtra MaazaAshwini Stevenson
2018Bhavesh Joshi SuperheroDancer in the song “Chavanprash”
2023Baap ManusYet To Update
2024Juna FurnitureYet To Update


2008MTV Dance Crew
2009MTV Teen Diva
2010MTV Rock On
2015-2018India’s Next Top Model
2016-2019MTV Love School
2019-2021Supermodel of the Year

Special appearance

2018MTV Troll Police
2018Ace of Space 1


2006Maharashtra Times Sanmaan Best Debut Award
2009Cosmopolitan Fun Fearless Female Award for Best VJ
2010Femina’s List of 50 Most Beautiful Women in India Award

Anusha Dandekar Net Worth, Salary

Net Worth in Dollars (Approx.)$3-8 Million
Salary Annually (Approx.)Yet to be updated

Anusha Dandekar Height & Weight

Anusha Dandekar Height
Height In centimeters: 165 cm
In meters: 1.65 m
In feet & inches: 5 ft 4 inch
Weight52 Kg
115 lbs

Anusha Dandekar Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, YouTube

TwitterTwitter Icon@VJAnusha
InstagramInstagram Profile@anushadandekar
FacebookFacebook Profile@Anusha.TheOfficial

10 Interesting Facts About Anusha Dandekar

  1. Born in Sudan, Anusha grew up in Kingsgrove, Sydney, Australia.
  2. She entered the entertainment scene at 19, starting as a host for MTV.
  3. Anusha received the ‘Best Debut Award’ in 2006 for her role in the Bollywood movie ‘Viruddh’.
  4. Named in ‘Femina’s List of 50 Most Beautiful Women in India’ in 2010.
  5. Released her single ‘Better Than Your Ex‘ in 2012.
  6. She has partnered with major brands like Reebok and Toni & Guy.
  7. Anusha Dandekar is the sister-in-law of the famous actor Farhan Akhtar.
  8. Maintains a strong presence online as a lifestyle icon.
  9. Anusha is also a trained dancer.
  10. Acts as a mentor on ‘India’s Next Top Model’, guiding newcomers in the fashion industry.


How did Anusha Dandekar have baby?

Anusha Dandekar is the godmother of her best friend’s daughter, which she clarified through her Instagram stories. There were just rumors, that Anusha welcomed a baby girl.

Why did Karan Kundra and Anusha separate?

Karan Kundra had cheated on Anusha, and they both broke up. Later on, Anusha came into a relationship with a model Jason Shah.

How many sisters does Anusha Dandekar have?

Anusha Dandekar has two sisters, Shibani and Apeksha Danadekar. The siblings with their parents grew up in Kingsgrove, a suburb of Sydney, Australia.