Jhansi is a well-known news anchor and an actress in India. She majorly works in the Telugu film industry and also works as a theatre artist and a play writer. She is mainly known for her roles in the movies like “Jayam Manade Raa” and “Ashta Chamma”.
She was born and brought up in a middle-class family in Vijayawada city of Andhra Pradesh, India. She completed her early education from Kendriya Vidyalaya No. 1, Golconda, Andhra Pradesh, India. After that, she completed her graduation from a private college in Andhra Pradesh, India. She also completed an online certification course for Food and Health Connection from American Online Naturopathy.
Since childhood, she was inclined towards acting and filming and always wanted to be a successful actress in the film industry.
Family, Boyfriend & Relationships
Jhansi belongs to a middle-class Hindu family in Andhra Pradesh, India. She follows the Hindu religion and holds an Indian nationality. There is not much information available about her parents and other family members. Her mother was a producer at All India Radio and her mother’s name is Sharada.
Jhansi’s marital status is divorced. She was married to her long time boyfriend Jogi Naidu who is a well-known actor in the South Indian film industry. The couple also blessed with a baby girl named Dhanya. After a few years of their marriage, they decided to get separated and got divorced in 2014.
Jhansi is a hot and gorgeous actress. She owns a perfectly shaped body with an impressive personality. She is a fitness freak and follows a strict diet and exercise schedules to keep herself fit and healthy and to maintain her hot figure. Her figure type is hourglass slim with her body measurements measuring nearly 34-30-34 inches. She is 5 feet and 6 inches tall and her body weight is around 65 Kg.
She has beautiful long black color hair and also has sparkling star-like black color eyes. She didn’t have any tattoo painted on her body.
Jhansi started her career with her debut appearance in the TV show “Talk of the Town” as a host which premiered on Gemini TV from 1997 to 2007. She gained huge popularity and fan following after her appearance in this show. After that, she appeared in many TV shows as a host like “Black”, “Ko ante Koti”, “Naveena”, “ATM”, “Pellipustakam”, and “Sunday Sandadi”.
In 1997, she also made her big-screen debut with the Telugu film “Aahvanam” and after that, she made her appearances in many movies like “Jayam Mandera” in 2000, “Raa” in 2001, “Family Circus” in 2001, “Yagnam” in 2004, “Bhadra” in 2005, “Sri Krishna” in 2006, “Ashta Chamma Heroine Aunt” in 2008, “Racha” in 2012, “Saakshyam” in 2018, “Maharshi” in 2019, and “Kousalya Krishnamurthy” in 2019.
Along with her acting career, she also worked as a director and playwright in theatres and debuted with the play “Purusha Sooktam” in 2019 at Ravindra Bharati. She also works as a wellness trainer and runs a wellness enterprise titled “Uzuri Wellness with Jhansi” which provides a 21-day wellness course to peoples.
The actress found herself in a controversy in 2019 when she had to kiss her co-actress Rakul Preet Singh in the movie “Manmadhudu 2”. She faced criticism and trolled by netizens for their insensitive display of the affection of character. They also trended the hashtag “DeeplyDisturbing” concerning the movie scene.
She also received and won many renowned awards like Best Supporting Actress for her roles in the films like “Thodu” in 1997 and “Jayam Mandera” in 2003. She has also won Best Comedian for her roles in the film “Tulasi” in 2007 and “Simha” in 2010.
She also won awards for her career in the television industry like Best Anchor of the Show for her appearances in the shows like “Sarada” in 2000 and “Pelli Pustakam” in 2006. Along with these awards she has also many other awards and nominations for her brilliant acting skills in the film and television industry.
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In many interviews, she revealed her hobbies as she likes reading, writing, and traveling. She also revealed that she was suffering from Thoracic outlet syndrome in 2012, but later on, in six months she recovered successfully.
She also stated that she is a trained veena player and was also very active in sports like Volleyball, disc, and javelin throw and also represent at the national level. She also works as a social worker and works with many organizations like UNICEF, LEPRA India, and Aarambh Association. She actively takes part in many social causes like AIDS, autism, environmental concerns, and women empowerment.
She stated that her favorite celebrities are Tanikella Bharani and Vijaya Nirmala. Her favorite food is Pongal with Flaxseed Karappodi. Her favorite books are “The Mother” by Maxim Gorky and “Roots: The Saga of an American Family” by Alex Haley and her favorite poet is Maya Angelou.