Pankhuri Awasthi a.k.a VJ Pankhuri is a video jockey and actor.She is the daughter of celebrated playback singer Sapna Awasthi(chaiyya chaiiya fame) and the granddaughter of noted theatre scholar and ex chairperson of National School of Drama,Suresh Awasthi. Currently she is hosting a show based on fashion called Style Junkie, alongside VJ Andy. She is also one of the most eminent emcees with over 100 corporate and entertainment events to her credit.At the moment she is also hosting a music based show ,Airtel Music My Song,My Story.In addition to her Televison work,Pankhuri has also ventured into the spehere of English Theatre with her play ‘Utter Cupidity’ that is highly critically and commercially acclaimed. VJ Pankhuri made her Bollywood debut in Prabhudeva’s Ramaiya Vastavaiya where she was seen playing a negative role.
pankhuri awasthi Biography
An anchor,model,actor and writer.After aquiring her degree in Mass Media with her speacialization in Advertsing,being in front of the camera followed as a natural progression.Pankhuri has been an anchor on several top networks,currently hosting one of the most glamorous shows ‘Style Junkie’ on India’s no.1 youth channel,Channel V alongside highly celebrated VJ,Andy.Currently she is also hosting a music based show Airtel Music My Song,My Story.This apart ,she is also an accomplished emcee with more than 100 corporate and entertainment events to her credit,with an illustrous list of clients such as Kotak Mahindra,SBI,Bharti AXA,Gujrat Tourism,Neulife to name a few.She is a trained actor and jazz dancer with an aquired diploma from a noted institute.She is the daughter of distinguished playback singer Sapna Awasthi and the granddaughter of celebrated literary scholar,prominent theatre personality and ex-Chairman of National School of Drama ,Dr.Suresh Awasthi.