Anupama StarLife cast, full story, plot summary, teasers

Anupama StarLife cast, full story, plot summary, teasers

Anupama StarLife is an engaging Indian drama telenovela that has quickly captured the attention of many viewers since its recent premiere on StarLife. This article has everything you would love to know about Anupama StarLife cast, plot summary, full story and much more.

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Anupama on StarLife. Photo: @StarLife.SA
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Anupama was originally broadcast on the Star Plus network on 13 July 2020. The show is loosely based on Star Jalsha's Bengali series Sreemoyee.

Anupama StarLife cast and full story

Anupama features an exciting storyline that has captured the hearts of many. Below is the show's full story, cast members and much more.

Anupama StarLife full story

The story revolves around Gujarat homemaker Anupamaa, a devoted wife, mother and daughter-in-law. She has a family-oriented and self-sacrificing nature. Yet, her husband never appreciates that. Instead, he humiliates her and even goes ahead to have an extramarital affair with a colleague, Kavya Gandhi.

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On her 25th wedding anniversary, Anupamaa bumps into her husband and Kavya making out. The whole experience leaves her heartbroken, devastated and shattered, and she makes the hard decision to live her own life on her terms without thinking she has a husband in the picture. Later, Paritosh, Anupamaa's elder son, marries Kinjal, while Samar and Nandini get engaged.

Vanraj gets into an accident, and Anupamaa takes care of his health. In the process, Vanraj develops a soft spot for her. He even expresses his feelings, but he is met with a rude shock after

Anupamaa rebukes him. Anupamaa has already made up her mind to live alone and goes ahead to ask Vanraj for a divorce. Vanraj is not happy about the divorce, and he fears losing Anupamaa. He decides to leave home and goes to Surat's wellness resort, where Anupamaa finds and confronts him.

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Later, Kavya and Aniruddh get divorced, with Kavya looking forward to her union with Vanraj. Vanraj goes missing on their wedding day with Kavya. Anupamaa confronts him for his unbecoming behaviours and lacks the courage and commitment to handle issues as they are. Finally, Vanraj and Kavya get married.

Kavya is still restless as she continues to humiliate Anupamaa. Anupamaa Dance Academy is finally established courtesy of Samar and Nandini, bringing joy to the entire family. Anupamaa encourages Vanraj to open a café in her academy, but Kavya is against the whole idea.

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Anuj Kapadia, a successful tycoon, returns to India from the United States of America. He ends up being Anupamaa's college batchmate. They reunite, and the whole thing does not go well with Vanraj. Kapadia's team gets moved by Anupamaa's business idea and offers her a partnership deal in her restaurant. Vanraj seethes with jealousy and even asks her not to seal the deal. But Anupamaa goes ahead to sign the contract, and they become business partners with Anuj.

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Tired of all the dramas and back-and-forth accusations, Anupamaa makes the hard decision to leave Shah's house together with Samar. They start their life afresh in a rented house. Kavya makes a bold move of having Anupamaa, Vanraj, and Dolly sign the property papers.

Anuj is not happy with the constant frustrations meted on Anupamaa by some family members. Thus, he confesses his love for Anupamaa to the Shahs. But Anupamaa is shattered by Anuj's one-sided love. So instead, they resolve to continue their relationship as friends.

Later, Kavya confesses his dubious ways of making everyone concerned sign property papers in her favour, which makes Vanraj vengeful. So he hands her divorce papers, a thing that shocks everyone. But Kavya is not ready to sign divorce papers.

Meanwhile, Anuj gets injured in a confrontation with goons and Anupamaa, after realising her feelings for him, decides to take care of her at his residence until he recovers fully. Vanraj starts Vanika Teamworks in partnership with Malvika. Malvika happens to be Anuj’s sister.

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It is later revealed that Malvika faced domestic violence in her previous relationship, and that has caused her to suffer from depression. Anupamaa helps her to overcome the trauma.

Finally, Anupamaa and Anuj decided to tie the knot. As the marriage preparations begin, Malvika returns and fires Kavya, Vanraj and Paritosh from her company following their non-professionalism and insensitive conduct towards her brother and Anupamaa.

Anupama StarLife cast

The show would not have been better without a team of dedicated cast members. They have given their best to make this show worth watching. Below is a list of the main cast members.

1. Rupali Ganguly as Anupamaa

Anupama StarLife cast
Bollywood actress Rupali Ganguly attends the Big Impact Awards in Mumbai on February 24, 2023. Photo: Sujit Jaiswal
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  • Full name: Rupali Ganguly
  • Date of birth: 5 April 1977
  • Age: 46 years old (as of 2023)
  • Place of birth: Kolkata, India
  • Instagram: @rupaliganguly

Rupali Ganguly is an actress who began acting as a youngster, making her debut in her father's film Saaheb at the age of seven. She plays the lead character of Anupamaa in the series Anupama. Anupamaa is a strong woman who has withstood a lot in her marriage. She finally gets fed up and quits her marriage. She starts her new business, and she has found a new love.

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2. Sudhanshu Pandey as Vanraj Shah

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Sudhanshu Pandey attends Anand Pandit's Dewali bash in Mumbai, India. Photo: Prodip Guha
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  • Full name: Sudhanshu Pandey
  • Date of birth: 22 August 1974
  • Age: 48 years old (as of 2023)
  • Place of birth: Lucknow, India
  • Instagram: @sudanshu_pandey

Sudhanshu Pandey is a model, actor, singer, writer and producer. He is best known for portraying Vanraj Shah in Anupama and Anupama: Namaste America.

Vanraj is unable to take control of his family. His affair with a colleague has caused his marriage and business to fall. He has to start afresh.

3. Gaurav Khanna as Anuj Kapadia

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Gaurav Khanna on the set of Television serial Kumkum. Photo: Prodip Guha
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  • Full name: Gaurav Khanna
  • Date of birth: 11 December 1981
  • Age: 41 years old (as of 2023)
  • Place of birth: Kanpur, India
  • Instagram: @gauravkhannaofficial

Gaurav Khanna is an actor and model. He currently portrays Anuj Kapadia in Anupama. Kapadia is a businessman who has been outside the country for a long time. He has always cherished Anupamaa since their childhood days. He still shows her much love and affection, especially after her divorce.

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4. Madalsa Sharma as Kavya Shah

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Indian Bollywood actress Maddalsa Sharma poses during the soundtrack launch event for Ganesh Acharya's forthcoming Hindi film "Angel" in Mumbai. Photo: Strdel
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  • Full name: Madalsa M Chakraborty
  • Date of birth: 26 September 1991
  • Age: 31 years old (as of 2023)
  • Place of birth: Mumbai, India
  • Instagram: @madalsasharma

Madalsa Sharma is best known for portraying Kavya Vanraj Shah in Anupama. Kavya is behind the problems at Gujarat's house. Although she had a husband, she never shied away from having an extramarital affair with Vanraj. She is greedy with no goodwill at all.

5. Paras Kalnawat as Samar Shah

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Actor Paras Kalnawat. Photo: @paras_kalnawat (modified by author)
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  • Full name: Paras Kalnawat
  • Date of birth: 9 November 1996
  • Age: 26 years old (as of 2023)
  • Place of birth: Bhandara, India
  • Instagram: @paras_kalnawat

Paras Kalnawat is a model and actor. He is best known for playing the role of Samar Shah in Anupama. Samar is a great dancer, and that is something he loves doing. He has faced rejection from his family following his career choice, but he is not moved. He also has immense love for Kinjal and considers her his elder sister.

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Summary of the cast

Rupali GangulyAnupamaa
Sudhanshu PandeyVanraj Shah
Gaurav KhannaAnuj Kapadia
Madalsa SharmaKavya Shah
Paras KalnawatSamar Shah
Ashish MehrotraParitosh
Nidhi ShahDave Shah
Muskaan BamnePakhi
Alpana BuchLeela
Arvind VaidyaHasmukh
Shekhar ShuklaJignesh
Deepak GheewalaGopichand Karodia
Aneri VajaniMalvika Kapadia
Ekta SaraiyaDolly Shah Patel
Paresh BhattSanjay Patel
Stuti ZakardeMeenali Patel
Jasveer KaurDevika Mehta
Tasneem SheikhRakhi
Madhavi GogateKanta
Mehul NisarBhavesh Joshi
Anagha BhosaleNandini Iyer
Rushad RanaAniruddh Gandhi
Apurva AgnihotriDr. Avait
Sunita RaiMansi
Farukh SaeedPramod Dave
Vivan SinghSiddharth
Varun SharmaRohan

Anupama 2023 teasers

To stay up-to-date with the show's events, check out the Anupama written updates online before watching it on StarLife. The teasers are easily accessible and provide a glimpse into upcoming episodes.

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No. Anupama Parameswaran is an Indian actress who primarily appears in Telugu, Malayalam, and Tamil films. Some of her prominent films include Sathamanam Bhavati, Hello Guru Prema Kosame, Maniyarayile Ashokan, and Karthikeya 2.

Anupama spoilers

If you are interested in Anupama's upcoming story, you can find various details and spoilers online that will provide more information. It's important to note that spoilers can ruin the element of surprise and excitement.

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How does Anupama end? Regarding the show's ending, Anuj and Anupamaa separate as Anuj moves to Mumbai to live with Maya, while Anupamaa goes to her parental home. Vanraj gets a new job and tries to manipulate Anupamaa and Anuj against each other.

Meanwhile, Barkha decides to take over the Kapadia Empire with Adhik, while Dimple demands the Anupamaa Dance Academy in her and Samar's name. Eventually, Anupamaa transfers the Academy to their names and decides to start anew.

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