Akansha Ranjan Kapoor is an Indian model and a social media personality. She is popularly well known for being the best friend of the Bollywood actress, Alia Bhatt and she is also known for her dating rumours with the cricketer, KL Rahul.
Akansha Ranjan Kapoor was born on 18 September 1993 (age 29 years; as of 2022) in Mumbai. Her zodiac sign is Virgo. She was educated at Jamnabai Narsee School.
After completing her schooling, Akansha received an acting diploma from Whistling Woods and later, pursued a one year course at ITA School of Performing Arts. She started her career as a model and has worked for various designers including Manish Malhotra, Vikram Phadnis, and Neeta Lulla.
She has also featured in the music video of the song “Tere Do Naina” opposite Aparshakti Khurana. In 2019, she roped in to make her television debut with TLC’s fashion series, Decoded.
Height (approx.): 5’ 1”
Weight (approx.): 55 kg
Hair Colour: Brown
Eye Colour: Black
Figure Measurements: 30-26-32
Family, Caste & Boyfriend
Akansha belongs to a Hindy Family. Her father, Shashi Ranjan, is an actor and director from FTII and the Publisher of GR8 Magazine. Her mother, Anu Ranjan, is the founder of The Indian Television Academy. She has an elder sister, Anushka Ranjan, who is an actress.
Akansha was in a relationship with Avik Chatterjee, the elder son of Anjan Chatterjee, who is the owner of popular restaurants like Oh! Calcutta and Mainland China. However, the couple broke up after a year.
Akansha is now speculated to be dating the cricketer, KL Rahul.
In February 2023, it was reported that she was dating film director Sharan Sharma.
- Food: Pizza, Pasta
- Colour: White
- Actor: Ranbir Kapoor
- Holiday Destination: London
- She loves travelling, dancing, and singing in her leisure time.
- She follows a non-vegetarian diet.
- Akansha is very fond of dogs.
- Her friends and family fondly call her Kanch.
- She is often spotted drinking alcohol at the parties.
- She is best friends with Alia Bhatt and shares many pictures with her through her social media accounts.
- Akansha is a popular face on social media and she has a huge fan following on her Instagram handle.
- Akansha is actively involved with her mother’s NGO ‘Beti.’
- She has featured in the Maybelline New York’s Bride Tribe advertisement along with Alia Bhatt.