Anita Rani is fronting a new BBC1 documentary that explores the human impact of the Partition of India through the intimate stories of four British families, including her own.
My Family, Partition and Me: India 1947 is a two-parter to mark the 70th anniversary of the Partition, and it sees Rani and her mother become the first members of their family to return to the small village in Pakistan where her grandfather lived.
Here’s everything you need to know about the 39-year-old presenter…
Anita Rani is a regular on Countryfile
Since 2015, Rani has co-hosted Countryfile on BBC1 alongside Matt Baker and Ellie Harrison, to name a few.