Soumya Tandon is an Indian actress and TV presenter. She portrayed the character of Anita Mishra in the Hindi sitcom Bhabiji Ghar Par Hain! In addition to acting, she has hosted many TV shows, including the Dance India Dance competition, Bournvita Quiz Contest, and Entertainment Ki Raat.
In her early career, Saumya Tandon took up modelling assignments. She was named the first runner-up of the Femina Cover Girl contest in 2006. She acted in the TV serial Khushi in 2008 as a doctor in an Afghan town.
In 2011, she co-hosted the popular reality show Zor Ka Jhatka: Total Wipeout alongside Shah Rukh Khan, and co-hosted the Bournvita Quiz Contest with Derek O’Brien.
While she did not give a reason for leaving Bhahi Jee Ghar Par Hain, she did admit that the news of her exit was painful for her.
Now, she is enjoying her vacation in London, and has been sharing pictures of her adventures there on her Instagram account. A fan commented on one of her pictures of London, and Soumya replied that she got tired of playing the same character for over five years.
Soumya Tandon, who played Anita Bhabhi on Bhabi Ji Ghar Par Hai for five years, recently announced her departure.
She will be replaced by Nehha Pendse in the show. Though she will not be appearing in Bhabi Ji Ghar Par Hai again, her role in the show was incredibly popular among fans.
Earlier, she partnered with actor Deepesh Bhan on the hit television show. They had a child together. After Deepesh’s death, his wife left her with a mortgage and home loan. As a result, the family has faced financial and emotional hardship. As a result, Saumya Tandon started a fundraising campaign for the Bhan family.
Besides, her portrayal of Geet is one of the most endearing female characters in Indian cinema. Her enchanting, relatable character still appeals to audiences today. The story of JWM changed the language of romantic films in India and paved the way for new filmmakers to come up with new stories and characters.