Anna Lezhneva is a beautiful and young celebrity, also a Russian model and actress. She has also done a lot of work in South Indian and Telugu films. She is the third wife of the popular South Indian politician and actor Pawan Kalyan. They got married in 2013.
Anna Lezhneva was born in Russia, on 3, August 1980 – her zodiac sign is Virgo and she holds Russian and Indian nationality.
Early life and education
Anna was raised in a Christian family in Russia and watched movies and television shows together with her parents from the age of six. In high school, she began appearing in dramas, and after matriculation, she enrolled at an acting school, graduating in 2002.
Career as an actress
In 2003, Anna launched her acting career but didn’t gain recognition until she appeared in the romantic drama movie “Teen Maar” which was released on 14 April 2011 – the Indian movie wasn’t an enormous success, but Anna was praised for her performance. After giving birth to her second child, she retired from acting and is now a housewife and focused on raising her children.
Love life and marriage
Anna Lezhneva has done many small roles in South Indian films, including the 2011 Telugu film Teen Maar, during which she shared some screen time with her husband Pawan Kalyan. In 2011, she met Pawan while shooting for ‘Teen Maar’. While Pawan was the male lead in the movie, Anna played a tiny low role in it.
As per reports, both fall in love on the sets and moved in together. They began dating in March 2011, and were together for 2 years before marrying in Hyderabad, India in 2013 – the marriage was organized in Indian tradition. During their wedding, Pawan was not divorced from his ex-wife Renu Desai, and previously from Nandini from 1997 to 2008.
In 2015, Anna gave birth to her beautiful daughter Polina Anjana Pawanova and in October 2017, her son Mark Shankar Pawanovich followed. Pawan incorporates a son Akira Nandan from his marriage with Renu born in 2004, and a daughter Aadhya Konidala born in 2010. His ex-wife Renu has custody over Aadhya and Akira and they are currently living together with her.
Her physical appearance
Anna has long brown hair and brown eyes, is 5ft 5inch (1.65m) tall, weighs around 172lbs (60kgs), and her statistic is 29-27-34; she wears shoe size eight.
Who is Pawan Kalyan, Anna’s husband?
Pawan Kalyan was born in Bapatla, a state in India, on 2 September 1971. His birth sign is Virgo and he holds Indian nationality. He’s an actor, movie producer, writer, and politician. He’s best known for his role in the “Tholi Prema” movie, which won him a National Film Award for the Best moving-picture show in Telugu.
Pawan was born to Anjana Devi and Konidela Venkat Rao and had two older brothers named Nagendra Babu and Chiranjeevi, both of whom are actors in addition. He grew up being fascinated by martial arts and commenced training karate at the age of six, and now holds a black belt.
Pawan Kalyan’s Acting Career
In 1996, he launched his acting career when he appeared in the “Akkada Ammayi Ikkada Abbayi” film – 2 years later, he had a lead role in the “Tholi Prema” film, which made him famous in India.
He went on to seem in numerous other Indian movies, like “Gokulamio Seetha”, “Thammudu”, and “Gabbar Singh” – his performance in the latter won him the Filmfare Award for Best Actor – Telugu, while another film he starred in – “Attarintiki Daredi” – was amongst the best grossing Telugu movies of all time.
Pawan is additionally a movie producer, working for Anjana Productions and Pawan Kalyan Creative Works. In 2014, he became involved in politics and launched his own party called Jana Sena Party. He published his first book in 2015 – “Ism” about his Jana Sena party.
Pawan is a philanthropist, who founded the Common Man Protection Force (CMPF) trust, which has the goal of helping those people in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh who don’t earn enough money to support themselves. In 2017, Pawan was invited to deliver a speech at Harvard in the US during the India Conference 2017.
He has been a brand ambassador of Pepsi since April 2001, making him the primary South Indian to endorse it – he has also been a brand ambassador for state handloom weavers since January 2017.