Anamika was a science student before she realised her passion for acting & theatre, and thus came to Mumbai. She joined Nadira Zaheer Babbar’s theatre group, Ekjute, in 2010 and began her journey as an actor.
In her career span of over 9 years, she has acted in several plays directed by Nadira Babbar: Daastan Goi – Hum Kahein Aap Sunein, Sachh Juta Namak, Bollywood ka Salaam 1950s ke Naam, Dauda Dauda Bhaga Bhaga Sa. She has worked with other directors too in many other plays like Rang Rangeela Gittu Girgit, Neend Kyun Raat Bhar Nahi Aati, God of Carnage, and Manto ki Roomaniyat. She has also been a part of Jashn-e-Bachpan at the National School of Drama, New Delhi, in 2016.
As a theatre facilitator, she has conducted theatre workshops for children under the “Teach for India” initiative and with other theatre groups.
Apart from theatre, she has ventured in films by co-producing a short film “10:30 – School Chalein” focusing on girl child education.
She is the voice of the wife in the quarrelling couple that you hear in ‘Manto ki Mastiyan’.