Ankita Maheshwari or also known as Eshanya Maheshwari is an Indian television actress. She was born in Chennai, and she came from a Marwari family in Rajasthan. Even though some of her relatives didn’t want her to become an actress, her mother was very supportive of her. Ankita was supposed to enter JJ School of Arts in Mumbai, but instead, she took acting offers and entered the television industry.
One of her photographs caught the attention of a casting agent, and she was later offered for a role in the television serial, Naa Aana Iss Desh Laado on Colors. After that, she was cast on Star Plus’ telefilms, Teri Meri Love Stories. Ankita has done television for one and a half year. She is also a member of the Shaimak Davar dance troupe and has been performing in several stage shows.
She made her debut on the silver screen trough the Kannada film, Neenadena, which features
Prajwal Devaraj and
Priyanka Kandwal in the lead roles. The debutant, Venkat directed this bilingual film. In 2013, she made her Telegu debut in Venkat Kacharla’s Antha Scene Ledu, opposite Navdeep, who played as her boyfriend in the film.