Nanda has worked in both Hindi, and Marathi movies. She was highly lauded for her role in Joru Ka Ghulam, Ittefaq, Akashdeep, Kanoon, Pati Patni, Gumnaam, and Raja Saab. Nanda bagged quite a few Filmfare Awards like the Best Supporting Actress for her performance in Bhabhi, and Anchal. She sequestered herself from her profession in 1983.
Nanda’s personal life has been nothing short of tragic. She got engaged to director Manmohan Desai in 1992. However, her happiness didn’t last very long.