Ankita Lokhande who is an actress popular for her debut role as Archana Deshmukh in “Pavitra Rishta“. She was born & brought up in Indore. She makes her own place also in Bollywood playing the important role of history as Jhalkaribai in her debut film “Manikarnika The Queen of Jhansi“, & Ruchi in Baaghi 3. Ankita is a deep inspiration for everyone.
Today we gonna talk about Ankita Lokhande Biography, Age, Boyfriend, Husband, Family, Career, Education, Networth, Movies, Interesting Facts That most of you don’t know and many more thins about Ankita.
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Biography / Wiki
Ankita was born on 19th December 1986 (as per 2021,37 years). Ankita belongs to a Hindu Marathi family. Anki’s parents are Shashikant Lokhande & Vandana Pandis Lokhande. She completed her schooling & graduation from Indore. She also took admission at Frankfinn Academy for making Airhostess.
|Full Name||Tanuja Lokhande|
|Nick Name||Anki & Minty|
|Date Of Birth||19th December in 1986|
|Home town||Ujjain, Indore, India|
|Marital Status||Engaged with Vicky Jain|
Ankita Lokhande Age in 2021
Age: She is now 37 years (As per 2021)
Ankita Lokhande Height
Height : 5’6″
|Age in 2020||37 years|
|Weight (approx.)||53 Kg|
|Body Measurements (approx.)||34 -26-34|
From childhood, Ankita has a dream that she wants to be an Actress. Somehow she can’t fulfill her dream & for this, she took admission in Frankfinn Academy for Airhostess. Then she got news that she was selected on Zee Cinestars on season 2 which premiered on Zee TV.
Ankita Lokhande in Pavitra Rishta
Ankita’s life got a chance to prove herself in her career in Pavitra Rishta which was produced by Ekta Kapoor on Zee Tv in 2009 . Pavitra Rishta is a love story of Archana (Ankita Lokhande) & Manav (Sushant Singh Rajput).
Ankita Lokhande in Ek Thhi Naayka
Ankita also appeared in Ekta Kapoor mini drama series Ek Thhi Naayka which was a horror thriller series. Her character’s name was Pragya.This series is based on a female protagonist who fights against bad evil.
Ankita Lokhande in Manikarnika, The Queen of Jhansi
Besides this tv show, Ankita debuted her first film Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi where she plays the lead role Jhalkaribai who strived in the women’s army of Rani Jhansi. She disguised herself as the Queen & she helped Rani Jhansi to escape safely. After playing this role Ankita got more fame & became more popular.
She also works in Bollywood film Baaghi 3 as the role of Ruchi Nandan who was the elder sister of Siya Nandan ( Shraddha Kapoor).
Ankita Lokhande Educational Qualification
Ankita’s born & brought up in her hometown Indore and she completed her schooling but during her acting, She was unable to complete her college.
|3rd Boroplus Gold Awards||Gold Debut in a Lead Role (Female)||2010|
|Indian Television Academy Awards||GR8! Face of The Year (Female)||2010|
|4th Boroplus Gold Awards||Best Actress in a Lead Role||2011|
|Star Guild Awards||Best Actress in Drama Series||2011|
|Indian Telly Awards||Television Personality of The Year (Female)||2012|
|5th Boroplus Gold Awards||Best Actress in a Lead Role||2012|
|Star Guild Awards||Best Actress in a Drama Series||2014|
|Icon Women Awards||Fresh Face of Bollywood||2020|
|Dadasaheb Phalke Icon Awards Film||Best Actress Of The Year||2020|
Family & Caste
Ankita belongs to a Hindu Marathi family. Her parents Shashikant Lokhande and Vandana Pandis Lokhande. By profession her father is a banker & her mother is a teacher. Many of you know Jyoti Lokhande as her sister but the reality is, She has only one sibling in her family that is her brother Arpan Lokhande. She has no sister at all; according to her statements.
|Father Name||Shashikant Lokhande|
|Mother Name||Vandana Pandis Lokhande|
|Brother Name||Arpan Lokhande|
|Husband Name||Engaged with Vicky Jain|
Relationship and Affair
From “Pavitra Rishta” sate Ankita’s co-actor Sushant Singh Rajput fell in love with Ankita & Sushant proposed her on national TV show. Sushant was Ankita’s first love but this story was not a happy ending. In 2016 they broke up & reason was unknown.
|Ex-Boyfriend Name||Late Sushant Singh Rajput|
But after some time Ankita dated Vicky Jain who is a businessman & she also announced their relationship in 2019. And recently they got engaged on 11th June 2020.
|Present Boyfriend||Vicky Jain|
Hobbies & Interest
- Playing Badminton
- Listening to soft music
Net Worth, House & Car
Ankita’s main source of income is acting her net worth approximately 30 Crore Rs. In Mumbai, Ankita has her own flat where she lives with her parents. Ankita uses two cars, the first one is Jaguar XJ & now she uses a white Porsche 911.
Salary and Income
Ankita’s per episode Salary is approx 1lakh Rs. And For a film she takes around 2-3 Crore Rs.
|Favorite food||Bhindi, Dal Fry & Butter Chicken|
|Favorite Actor||Paul Walker & Simon Helberg|
|Favorite Actress||Madhuri Dixit & Shilpa Shetty|
|Favorite Singer||Not Known|
|Favourite Restaurant||Urban Tadka in Mumbai|
- Manikarnika The Queen of Jhansi (2019)
- Baaghi 3 (2020)
Serial of Ankita Lokhande
- Pavitra Rishta
- Ek Thi Naayka
- Shakti – Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki
Ankita Lokhande as Contestant
Apart from television or Bollywood Ankita participated as a celebrity guest in many Tv reality shows. From where Ankita got more fame.
- Jhalak Dikhlaa Jaa 4
- Comedy circus
- Bigg Boss 13(Guest for supporting Rashmi Desai)
lesser known facts about Ankita Lokhande
- From childhood, Ankita has wanted to be an actress.
- Ankita belongs from a normal Marathi family, where she has not any Godfather or any connection with the film industry.
- Ankita loves to buy make-up kits, diamonds, and shoes.
- Ankita was a badminton player from childhood & also represented by her state Madhya Pradesh as a badminton player.
- As a sportswoman she is very disciplined & always active, never feels lazy or tired.
- Rashmi Desai & Ankita are very close friends & recently they celebrated their ten years friendship.
- Ankita doesn’t love tattoos, that’s why she has no tattoos.
- Ankita was the Sushant’s ex-girlfriend who broke up four years ago but after Sushant’s death, she actively helps with police for finding the death reason of Sushant.
Inerview by Pinkvilla
Interview by BollywoodHungama
Some F.A.Q about Ankita
Who is Ankita Lokhande’ Husband?
Ankita is still unmarried but she got engaged on 11th June, 2020 with Vicky Jain.
How is Ankita Lokhande’s real life?
Ankita, a simple girl who has dreamt from childhood being an actress. Her childhood dream took a step towards her success when she got a chance in Pavitra Rishta & after playing the role got more fame & popularity.
In Real life Ankita is happy with what she has, she lives in Mumbai with her parents & she is very disciplined & also familiar. Never she mixed up with her personal & professional life, she handled her real-life very smoothly. Recently she got engaged with her boyfriend Vicky Jain who is a businessman.
How old is Ankita Lokhande?
Ankita was born in19th December,1986. And she is now 36 years old.
Did really Ankita break up with her boyfriend Vicky Jain?
No, it’s not true rather she got engaged with Vicky Jain on 11 th June 2020.
Ankita thinks that we will get success when we can accept any challenge so easily, as a sportsman she said that she learned how to turn around even after losing & how to handle a difficult situation in bad times & she proved it. What you’re thinking about Ankita Lokhande. Let’s share your opinion with us through a comment.