In 2005 Anita won a AFI Award for Best Guest or Supporting Actress in Television
for her role in MDA.
In 2000 Anita was nominated for a AFI Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Television Drama Series for Stingers
Anita married her husband Peter Evans in October 2001.
Anita had a role in Paradise Road with Glenn Close.
Anita studied drama when she was younger to overcome shyness. She originally set out to be a teacher, but after auditioning for NIDA and being accepted she changed her career path. Anita graduated from NIDA in 1994 and has rarely been out of work since.