You must have come in contact with the name Pawan Kalyan either in movies and films or associated with Indian politics. The actor turned politician is among the many Bengali cinema stars who found love in personalities below their status. Although Anna Lezhneva is into acting as her husband, she is nowhere close to his fame. As a matter of fact, Pawan is way more experienced than Anna when it comes to matters like marriage and acting having been married twice before meeting her. While we take a quick look into their marital lives, there are more to know about Anna Lezhneva.
Anna Lezhneva – Bio
Born August 30, 1980, Anna Lezhneva is a Russian actress with Russian nationality. it is rather unfortunate that the actress like many famous personalities has failed to reveal much about her personal life despite the growing interest in her daily activities. Nevertheless, we are able to know that she is born into a Christian family and that her ethnicity is Russian. Details about Anna Lezhneva’s parents, siblings are not available. Also unknown to the media is Anna’s educational background although she has a flourishing acting career.
Everything About Pawan Kalyan’s Wife
Anna Lezhneva’s Acting Career
Although she has been seen in quite a few films, the Russian national is no doubt a good actress having appeared in a number of film projects. One notable role Anna has taken is in the Teen Maar, an Indian romantic drama film directed by Jayanth Paranjee and released on April 14, 2011. Anna was given a small character role in the film and she shared the screen with Pawan Kalyan, Trisha Krishnan, Tanikella Bharani, Kriti Kharbanda and Mukesh Rishi among others.
While Anna may have appeared in some other film projects, the public is only aware of the aforementioned film. There were rumors that she played a few cameo roles in a number of South Indian movies but we are yet to confirm that.
She First Met Pawan Kalyan on Set
Anna Lezhneva became a subject of public interest after her announced marriage to the Tollywood actor and movie director, Pawan Kalyan. According to reports, the Russian native met the Telugu superstar and politician on the set of the 2011 movie, Teen Maar where Kalyan was the male lead actor. Although it is not yet confirmed if it was love at first sight, the two got talking and with time it developed into love and subsequently they welcomed their first child together.
Anna and Pawan actually made their union official after exchanging marital vows in Indian tradition. The marriage took place in Hyderabad, India, in 2013 and at that time, the actor-turned-politician was still legally married to Renu Desai, his second wife. The couple still lives happily together in their home in Hyderabad.
Anna Lezhneva’s Children
Anna has two children with Pawan. The couple who welcomed their second child Mark Shankar Pawanovich in October 2017, already has a daughter who they named Polina Anjana Pawanova.
Pawan has two children from his previous marriages. His first son Akira Nandan was born in 2004 while his first daughter Aadhya Konidala was born in 2010. Both Akira and Ashya are his children with Renu Desai. Anna who apparently has taken a break from her acting career to focus more on her family is often seen with her husband at important events.
More about Her Husband, Pawan Kalyan
Better known by his stage name Pawan Kalyan, Konidela Kalyan Babu is everything that is associated with film production; he is an actor, screenwriter, movie director and producer. He has appeared in a couple of Indian films like Thammudu, Kushi, Gabbar Singh, Tholi Prema, Jalsa and Attarintiki Daredi. The actor who is also a well-known philanthropist forayed into Indian politics in 2008, as the president of the Andhra Pradesh, India-based party youth wing known as Yuvarajyam. He, however, took a brief leave from politics citing his discontent over his brother Chiranjeevi’s decision to form a new party. Powan later founded his own political party known as Jana Sena with which he contested in the 2019 Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly election.
Anna Lezhneva’s Measurements
Often being referred to as a model, actress Lezhneva is averagely tall with a very attractive body. She is 5 feet 5 inches tall and she weighs 60kg (172 pounds). Her bust, waist and hip measurement is 29, 27, 34, respectively. Anna has blond hair with a pair of brown eyes.