Anya Chalotra

Anya Chalotra is an English actress primarily known for her role as Yennefer of Vengerberg in the Netflix original series The Witcher.
Before that she had a role in Wanderlust.

Early life

Chalotra was born to an Indian father and English mother. She grew up in the village of Lower Penn, in South Staffordshire, where she lived with her parents and two siblings, an elder sister Reeya and a younger brother Arun. She was raised as a Hindu. Chalotra completed her schooling at the St. Dominic's Grammar School for Girls in Brewood and later trained at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art and the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.


Chalotra has starred in several West End theatre productions including Much Ado About Nothing and The Village.
In 2019, Chalotra starred in a main role as Yennefer of Vengerberg in the Netflix fantasy drama The Witcher. The series premiered on 20 December 2019.