Who is Ankita Lokhande
Ankita Lokhande is a famous Indian television personality. She is best known by her fans for Archana, a character from the Indian TV series “Pavitra Rishta” on Zee TV. Ankita also showed her amazing performance in many shows and won the hearts of the audience. He is one of the highest paid actors on the small screen. Ankita is all set to appear in the Bollywood film industry with Kangana Ranaut starrer “Manikarnika: Queen of Jhansi”.
Biography of Ankita Lokhande
She was born on the 19th of December in the year 1984, Wednesday, in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India. The actor studied at a school in Indore. The star enrolled in a college in Indore, and from there, the superstar graduated from high school. Ankita Lokhande’s father’s name is Shashikant Lokhande who works in a bank. His mother Vandana Pandis Lokhande is a teacher by profession. Her sister’s name is Jyoti Lokhande, and his brother’s name is Sooraj Lokhande, and he is the eldest of his two brothers.
Life and her Carrer
Ankita Lokhande was born on 19 December 1984 to a Marathi family in Indore to his mother Vandana Phadnis Lokhande, a teacher, and his father Shashikant Lokhande. He also has two brothers Sooraj and Arun, and one sister Jyoti. After graduation, he moved to Mumbai in 2005 to pursue an acting career.
She participated in “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 4” and “Comedy Circus” and performed for “Ek Thi Naayka”. “Pavitra Rishta” achieved generational success in 2013, and Lokhande began playing Archana’s granddaughter, Ankita, in her old role as Archana, until the end of the series in 2014.
Lokhande worked with Sushant Singh Rajput in Pavitra Rishta,” and they started dating in 2010, Rajput proposed her on the comedy showJhalak Dikhlaja 4”. In a 2016 interview, the couple even talked about getting married. However, in the same year, the couple broke up. After two years of hiatus and separation from Rajput, Lokhande will reportedly make her film debut in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s period drama ‘Padmaavat’ (2018). However, he left the film, saying that he was not ready for the film. The following year, rumors spread that she was signed for Girish Malik’s film ‘Torbaaz’ starring Sanjay Dutt. However, the rumor turned out to be false after Malik said that Lokhande would not be involved in the film. Lokhande then directed the Sajid Nadiadwala-starrer ‘Baaghi 3’ (2020), the third installment in the ‘Baaghi’ trilogy, alongside Tiger Shroff, Shraddha Kapoor and Riteish. Deshmukh, as Kapoor’s older sister married Deshmukh’s character. The film was released before cinemas were closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic in India, which affected the box office performance. In 2021, she reprized her role as Archana in the web series ‘Pavitra Rishta 2.0’ with Shaheer Sheikh.
In 2019, he announced his relationship with Vicky Jain, an entrepreneur. They got married on December 14, 2021 in Mumbai. In February 2022, she joined her husband Vicky Jain in StarPlus “Smart Jodi” and became the winner of season 1.
From 2010 to 2012, for debut and leading female role and best actress, Ankita Lokhande won the 3rd, 4th and 5th Boroplus Gold Awards for Pavitra Rishta, a small screen film . In 2011 and 2014, for Best Actress, the actress received the Star Guild Award. In 2012, for TV Personality of the Year, the star won the Telly India Award.