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‘The Witcher’ Actress Anya Chalotra Biography

Anya Chalotra is an adept British actress who got media prominence for portraying the Yennefer of Vengerberg in the Netflix original series The Witcher (2019- Present). Turned professional in 2016, the Indian-origin star has only a few years in the industry but already has immense success & praise.

Thanks to her proficient acting, the Guildhall School of Music and Drama alum landed her TV debut as the main cast, Jennifer Ashman, in Wanderlust (2018). Along with theaters, she is concurrently speeding her on-screen success & will work in the upcoming series: Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas and New-Gen.

Who Are Anya Chalotra Parents? Nationality, Age & Height?

Chalotra was born on July 21, 1996, in Lower Penn, Staffordshire, England, making her age 25 years as of 2021. A British by nationality, the Wanderlust star comes from a mixed ethnic background; her father Madan is an Indian while her mother April is of English descent.

The 5 feet 6 inches tall (168 cm) tall actress grew up with her two siblings: a younger brother Arun and an elder sister Reeya.

For her schooling, Chalotra attended the St Dominic’s Grammar School in Brewood and later went to the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, from where she completed the one-year foundation course. In addition to that, the uprising actress also did three years of training at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.

Started Career In Theatre Before Making Big-Screen Debut

Before on-screen credits, Anya refined her acting approach with stage productions- notably worked in Much Ado About Nothing at Globe Theatre through October 15, 2017. Then, it followed her theater stint in The Village at Theatre Royal Stratford East in 2018.

It was also in 2018 when she made her TV debut as Jennifer Ashman in Wanderlust that got her career breakthrough. It ran for a season (6 episodes) & starred Toni Collette, Steven Mackintosh and Zawe Ashton. After that, she appeared as Lily Marbury in the TV mini-series The ABC Murder.

And in 2019, Anya appeared as Robin Loxley in Sherwood. Currently, the STARmeter Award winner stars the main role as Yennefer of Vengerberg in the Netflix fantasy drama The Witcher alongside Henry Cavill, Freya Allan, Eamon Farren & Anna Shaffer.

Anya Chalotra as Yennefer of Vengerberg in 'The Witcher'
Anya Chalotra as Yennefer of Vengerberg in ‘The Witcher’
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In addition, Screen Daily listed her in Stars of Tomorrow 2020. Besides acting, Chalotra is also a voice-over artist, and she voiced Sabrina in the BBC Sounds sci-fi podcast The Cipher, released December 26, 2020. In 2020, it was announced that she would be highlighting the voice cast of a sci-fi animation series NEW-GEN.

Moreover, we can see her other appearances in IMDb on the Scene – Interviews, No Masks, and Making the Witcher. Additionally, The Artists Partnership talent agency represents Chalotra.

Also see: Caterina BiasiolHailee SteinfeldAngelica HaleAnna Woolhouse, Marsai Martin

Anya In A Happy Relationship With Josh Dylan- Are They Married?

Chalotra is yet to marry but enjoys the company of her boyfriend & fellow actor Josh Dylan. The Witcher actress and the English actor are incredibly secretive when it comes to their relationship. They have kept their courtship detail low-key. Though sources cite that they are dating since 2018.

The pair made their appearance together as a couple during Instagram live in 2020. They even attended the 50th anniversary of Paul Smith AW20 as a portion of Paris Fashion Week in January 2020. Ever since they often mention each other on Instagram.

Some reports say both reside together in the same flat in East London. As of 2021, Anya Chalotra has more than 1.1 million followers on her IG account @anyachalotra, while Dylan has 261K followers on his Instagram handle @_joshdylan.

Anya and Josh together in an event
Source: Instagram @anyachalotra

Apart from that, Chalotra’s lover is a famous actor who has been in the showbiz industry since 2016. He is identified for working in the movies like Allied, The Little Stranger, etc.

Net Worth Of Anya Chalotra: Income Sources

Though Chalotra has only a few years of stint in the industry, there seems no limitation on her fame & fortune growth. As of 2021, Anya has an estimated net worth of $700,000. Undoubtedly, her income will rise more in the future as her new projects are still on the way. Apart from that, the average salary for an actress in England is $31885.55 per year. So, she might be making in the identical range.

Not to mention, the Sherwood cast makes most of her gains from her professional work as an actress. Apart from that, she makes money from sponsorship and endorsement deals.

According to the Influencer Marketing Hub, Anya makes around $2,214 – $3,690 per post from her IG account. Furthermore, Chalotra has starred in several big-budget movies, including The Witcher. Additionally, the budget of the Witcher is $150 Million. In the meantime, Chalotra lives in London, and the estimated cost for a single person in London is $1063.56 per month.

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