Shamata Anchan is an Indian tv actress and model. She won Miss India South beauty pageant in 2012. She represented Kerala in that contest. She was one of the finalist of Miss India beauty pageant (2012). These days she is playing the lead role in start plus show Everest directed by Ashutosh Gowarikar.

Early Life and Education
Shamata is from Mangalore, India. She has done high school from Lilavatibai Podar Senior Sec HS and  post graduation in commerce from Mithibai college, Mumbai. She also attended Welingkar Institute of Management, Mumbai. Shamata lost her father few years back.

Career
She won the title Miss India South 2012 and she was also one of the finalist of Pantaloon Femina Miss India 2012. After winning the Femina Miss India South title in 2012, Shamata bagged ads for a shampoo brand, which helped her get the role in the show, which went on air Nov 3,2014 on Star Plus.

About her character of Anjali in Everest
Anjali is a simple small town girl who has regular dreams and aspirations. She is like any other girl of her age. One day she finds out that her dad doesn’t love her for she is a girl who cannot fulfill his dreams of conquering Mt Everest. Anjali is quite endearing with this revelation and rather than being upset or cursing her luck, she decides to take the mammoth challenge of fulfilling her dad’s dreams. She pushes herself and her beliefs to get her dad’s love for herself (credit blech). Her role in the serial is appreciated a lot.

Shamata Anchan on landing the role of Anjali Rawat: