Chunky Pandey’s daughter Ananya to debut opposite Tiger Shroff in ‘SOTY 2’

Another star kid is on the block. According to the latest grapevine, Chunky Pandey’s daughter Ananya Pandey has been finalized opposite Tiger Shroff for ‘Student of the Year 2’. Ananya has complted her graduation and she has been prepping for Bollywood. She is taking acting and dancing classes and is also undergoing training under the guidance of the celebrity fitness trainer Yasmin Karachiwala.

Ananya graduated from Dhirubhai Ambani International High School. Father Chunky even confirmed the news of his daughter’s love for acting, “Yes, Ananya wants to be an actress and she had informed me about her decision sometime ago. Be it Ahaan or Ananya, I want the kids to create their own identity and be a brand in their own right.” 

For a long time Karan Johar’s directional venture ‘Student of the year’ sequel has been in the news. Tiger has been confirmed for the sequel but there has been lot of confusion regarding its female leads. First Sara Ali Khan was conformed for the role and then Jhanvi Kapoor’s was in talks but now finally Ananya Pandey has been confirmed for the female lead of ‘SOTY 2’.

However, Dharma Production CEO Apoorva Mehta that ‘Student of the Year 2’ is very much a part of their upcoming films’ sheet. He mentioned, “Apart from Sushant Singh Rajput and Jacqueline Fernandez’s Drive, we also have Student of the Year 2, which is being directed by Puneet Malhotra and stars Tiger Shroff. We will be launching some new girls.” 

Earlier there were reports doing the round that Salman Khan is keen to cast Ananya opposite his brother-in-law Aayush Sharma.