Ankita Lokhande born on 19 December 1984 (Age: 36 Years, as in 2020) in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India is an Indian film and television actress known for portraying Archana in Zee TV’s Pavitra Rishta as well as participating on Colors TV’s reality dance series Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 4.
In January 2019, She Ankita made her debut in the film Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi (2019) in which she played warrior Jhalkaribai. She also appeared in action thriller film Baaghi 3 (2020)
Ankita Lokhande Family, Caste, Boyfriend
Ankita Lokhande is the daughter of Shashikant Lokhande (Banker) Vandana Pandis Lokhande (Housewife, Teacher). She has a younger brother named Sooraj Lokhande and a sister named Jyoti Lokhande.
- Father’s name:- Shashikant Lokhande
- Mother’s name:- Vandana Pandis Lokhande
- Brother’s name:- Sooraj Lokhande
- Sister’s name:- Jyoti Lokhande
Ankita Lokhande was dating Sushant Singh Rajput (Actor). The couple broke up six years-long relationship.
She is dating Vicky Jain (Businessman).
Ankita Lokhande Career
She was always passionate about acting. After graduating from school and university, in 2005, she left Indore and moved to Mumbai to become an actress. Lokhande initially started her television career in 2006 as a participant in talent-hunt reality show Idea Zee Cinestars. She started working for Ekta Kapoor’s romantic-drama series Pavitra Rishta. She played the dual roles of Archana and Ankita in the show and gain immense popularity
In 2011, she participated in dance-based reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Season 4. In the same year, she also participated in another reality show Comedy Circus along with Kapil Sharma.
It was rumoured that she will be a part of movie Padmaavat, However, she opted out of the project as she believed that she wasn’t ready for a film debut. In 2017, there were reports that Ankita Lokhande has been signed for director Girish Malik’s upcoming film Torbaaz opposite Sanjay Dutt. Later Malik denied this news and said that apart from Sanjay Dutt, no one else has been signed.
She made her film debut in epic movie Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi led by Kangana Ranaut in which she portrayed Warrior Jhalkaribai. As of September 2019, she has been shooting for Sajid Nadiadwala’s film Baaghi 3, in which she is playing Shraddha Kapoor’s elder sister. In November 2019, Ankita Lokhande was offered to play the role of female lead in Rumi Jaffrey’s Chehre after the original female lead Kriti Kharbanda opted out of the film.
Ankita Lokhande Television Serial list
- Pavitra Rishta
- Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 4
- Comedy Circus
- Ek Thhi Naayka
Ankita Lokhande Movies List
- Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi
- Baaghi 3
Ankita Lokhande Awards List
- 3rd Boroplus Gold Awards
- Indian Television Academy Awards
- 4th Boroplus Gold Awards
- Star Guild Awards
- Indian Telly Awards
- 5th Boroplus Gold Awards
- Star Guild Awards
Ankita Lokhande Physical appearance, Net Worth, Car Collection
- Birthday:- 19 December 1984
- Age:- 36 Years (as in 2020)
- Residence/ House Address:- Bandra, Mumbai, Maharastra 
- Height:- 165 cm, 5 feet 5 Inch
- Weight:- 55 Kg
- Figure Measurement:- 34-28-35
- Net Worth:- $ 3Million (approx, as in 2020)
- Car Collection:- Jaguar XJ
Ankita Lokhande Wiki/Biography
|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)|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||centimeters– 165 cm
meters– 1.65 m
feet inches– 5 feet 5 Inch
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms– 55 Kg|
|Date of Birth||19 December 1984|
|Birth Palace||Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India|
|Hometown||Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh, India|
|Residence/ House Address||Bandra, Mumbai, Maharastra |
|Age||36 Years (as in 2020)|
|Star Sign/Zodiac Sign||Sagittarius|
|Educational & Qualification|
|Relationships & More|
|Husband / Affairs(Boyfriend)||Sushant Singh Rajput (Actor)
Vicky Jain (Businessman)
|Parents||Father– Shashikant Lokhande (Banker)
Mother– Vandana Pandis Lokhande (Teacher)
|Siblings|| Sister– Jyoti Lokhande
Brother– Sooraj Lokhande
|Favourite Actor||Paul Walker, Amir Khan|
|Favourite Actress||Sridevi, Madhuri Dixit|
|Favourite Food||Butter Chicken, Dal Fry, Bhindi|
|Favourite Restaurant||Urban Tadka, Mumbai|
|Favourite Holiday Destination||Laddakh|
|Source of Income & Net Worth and Car Collection|
|Net worth||$ 3Million (approx, as in 2020)|
|Car Collection||Jaguar XJ|
Fact(s) about Ankita Lokhande
- Lokhande is one of Indian television’s highest-paid actresses.
- Ankita was a state-level badminton player in her college life.
- Ankita Lokhande was offered to play the role of female lead in Rumi Jaffrey’s Chehre after the original female lead Kriti Kharbanda opted out of the film.
- It was rumoured that she will be a part of movie Padmaavat, However, she opted out of the project as she believed that she wasn’t ready for a film debut.
- There were reports that Ankita Lokhande has been signed for director Girish Malik’s upcoming film Torbaaz opposite Sanjay Dutt. Later Malik denied this news.
- According to a report in DNA “The Bandra apartment that Sushant and Ankita lived in, belongs to her. She asked him to move out. Sushant had no choice but to do so. So he moved far away from Ankita’s radius to Juhu. India Today
- Sushant Singh Rajput and Ankita’s relationship was six years long.
- She appeared in Bigg Boss as a Guest to support Rashmi Desai.