Anya Angelova Pencheva was born on September 12, 1957 in the town of Smolyan.
She has graduated acting at Krastyo Sarafov National Academy for Theatre and Film Arts
in 1980. She has been married twice- her first husband Sasho Dkov(she has a dauther from him-Petia Dikova) and the second Ivaylo karaniotov(she has a son Angel from him). In 2008 she took part in Dancing Star, a TV show. In 2009 she took part in VIP Brother the third season.
She keeps being one of the most famous Bulgarian actresses. In the course of time she has won many awards at different film and theatre festivals such as The International movie festival „Love is folly“and many others. Her last staring role was in the National Theatre Ivan Vazov where she played in Bob Fosse's All That Jazz musical.
After so many years on the stage Anya confesses that the family is on the first place in her life. She is very proud with both of her children. She says that her daily round is not a drifting but an emotional vortex! Anya is confident that every woman is unique in her own way but she think about herself that she is an ordinary woman.