Anya Chalotra plays the role of Yennefer in the Witcher flawlessly that we even think is a role that was tailor-made for her.
Who is Anya Chalotra?
Anya Chalotra is a British actor who swept the Television world by magic when the Witcher was released in 2019. Fans started to wonder how they missed someone as talented as her before.
She is not just talented. She is a badass on the screen, which reminds us how powerful a woman with a goal can be. Her beauty is flawless, and many even wondered if she Netflix created her for the role.
She had the perfect British accent and the perfect ethnicity for the Yennefer role. She does not play the clichéd Indian but brings such chaos, power, and immense gravitas to the role.
Is Anya Chalotra Indian?
To those wondering if she is an Indian, yes, she is. Anya Chalotra is a 24-year-old British actor born to an Indian father and an English mother.
If you go through her Instagram account, you could see that she is not just a namesake Indian but is actually connected to her roots.
She has visited India often, and one of the roles that got every critic to notice her was when she played the role of Jyoti, an independent, rebellious teenager in the Theatre Royal Stratford East’s production, ‘The Village.’
The Guardian called her performance as ‘compelling.’ But Anya has appeared in other Netflix projects before.
Has Anya Chalotra Appeared in other TV shows?
She even picked a famous Indian designer’s saree collection for the premiere of The Witcher. She played it safe that way with her fashion choice and also showcased her Indian heritage.
If you haven’t seen the picture, you are missing out on some really beautiful art, seriously, she looked like an angel.