Ankita Lokhande Biography: Ankita Lokhande, a renowned Indian film and television actress, was born on December 19, 1984, in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India. With a career spanning over a decade, Ankita has gained immense popularity for her portrayal of Archana in Zee TV’s Pavitra Rishta and her participation in Colors TV’s reality dance series Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 4.
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In January 2019, Ankita debuted in the epic film Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi (2019), where she played the warrior Jhalkaribai. She also appeared in the action thriller film Baaghi 3 (2020). Ankita is the daughter of Shashikant Lokhande, a banker, and Vandana Pandis Lokhande, a housewife and teacher. She has a younger brother named Sooraj Lokhande and a sister named Jyoti Lokhande.
Ankita Lokhande Biography
Ankita’s passion for acting led her to move to Mumbai after graduating from school and university in 2005. She began her television career in 2006 as a participant in the talent-hunt reality show Idea Zee Cinestars. She gained immense popularity after working in Ekta Kapoor’s romantic-drama series Pavitra Rishta, where she played the dual roles of Archana and Ankita. In 2011, she participated in the dance-based reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Season 4, and the same year, she also participated in another reality show Comedy Circus with Kapil Sharma.
|Real Name||Tanuja Lokhande|
|Other Name||Ankita Lokhande|
|Full Name||Ankita Shashikant Lokhande|
|Debut Tv||Pavitra Rishta (2009)|
|Debut Movie||Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi (2019)|
|Height (approx.)||centimeters– 165 cm<br>meters– 1.65 m<br>feet inches– 5 feet 5 Inch|
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms– 55 Kg|
|Date of Birth||December 19 1984|
|Birth Palace||Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India|
|Hometown||Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh, India|
|Residence/ House Address||Bandra, Mumbai, Maharastra|
|Age||38 years (as of 2023)|
|Star Sign/Zodiac Sign||Sagittarius|
|Husband / Affairs(Boyfriend)||Sushant Singh Rajput (Actor)<br>Vicky Jain (Businessman)|
|Parents||Father– Shashikant Lokhande (Banker)<br>Mother– Vandana Pandis Lokhande (Teacher)|
|Siblings||Sister– Jyoti Lokhande<br>Brother– Sooraj Lokhande|
|Favorite Actor||Paul Walker, Amir Khan|
|Favorite Actress||Sridevi, Madhuri Dixit|
|Favorite Food||Butter Chicken, Dal Fry, Bhindi|
|Favorite Restaurant||Urban Tadka, Mumbai|
|Favorite Holiday Destination||Ladakh|
|Net worth||$ 3 Million (approx, as in 2022)|
|Car Collection||Jaguar XJ|
Ankita made her film debut in Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi, an epic movie led by Kangana Ranaut, in which she portrayed the warrior Jhalkaribai. As of September 2019, she was shooting for Sajid Nadiadwala’s film Baaghi 3, in which she played Shraddha Kapoor’s elder sister. In November 2019, Ankita was offered the female lead role in Rumi Jaffrey’s Chehre after the original female lead, Kriti Kharbanda, opted out of the film. Ankita was previously in a six-year-long relationship with actor Sushant Singh Rajput.