Ankita Lokhande wikiAnkita Lokhande is an Indian television actress who is best known for her role of Archana in the daily soap Pavitra Rishta which airs on Zee TV. She made her television debut with Zee Cine Stars Ki Khoj (Season 1) which was a popular talent-hunt show. She was one of the participant in the show.
BiographyAnkita Lokhande was born on 19 December 1984 in Indore to a Maharashtrian family. In 2008, she was chosen to play the female lead in NDTV Imagine's Bali Umar Ko Salaam opposite Jay Soni but due to some unknown reasons, the show never went on air. Ankita came into limelight for her role of Archana in the daily soap Pavitra Rishta on Zee TV.
EducationAnkita lokhande is not highly educated as she was desperate to make her career in acting. She left studies and went to Mumbai in 2005 and finally got the debut in 2009 in Pavitra rishta. Ankita lokhande is inarguably one of the highest paid actresses of the small screen, drawing Rs. 90,000 - 1.15 lakhs per episode.
Personal Profile DetailsBirth Name : Tanuja Lokhande
Nick Name : Anki,minti,puja
Date of Birth : 19 December 1984
Age : 29 years
Zodiac Sign : Sagittarius
Place of Birth : Indore, India
Height : 5'5" (1.68 m)
Religion : Maharastrian
Archana in Pavitra RishtaAnkita Lokhande who plays the character of Archana is now playing a double role in the show. While the actress continues to play the role of Archana and is also playing the role of Ankita. Archana's 19 year old grand-daughter Ankita who has had to grow up overnight in order to take care of her four siblings and drunken father when her mother left the family to marry a rich man. Though she is a young girl with modern beliefs, she has a very traditional and rooted value system.
Serials/ShowsZee CineStars Ki Khoj on Zee Tv
Pavitra Rishta on Zee Tv
Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa-4 on Sony Tv
Entertainment Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega on Sony TV
Comedy Circus Ka Naya Daur Sony TV
Boyfriend/MarriageAnkita lokhande is dating actor Sushant Singh Rajput who were together seen in the daily soap Pavitra Rishta. They got along well with each other and after being friends for long they steped in to the love world. Sushant stunned his ladylove Ankita, when he unexpectedly proposed her on the set of dance reality show 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa'. As per the sources, Sushant Singh Rajput has reportedly married to longtime ladylove and Ankita Lokhande. The couple have been in a live-in-relationship for the past five-year courtship. Rumours suggest that Ankita and Sushant decided to marry owing to family pressure and kept their marriage a secret due to their respective acting careers.
Latest NewsIt is heard that Ankita has auditioned for Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani director Ayan Mukherjee as it is a known fact that she has Bollywood aspirations even, a lot of B-town biggies have praised her beauty but this time someone has actually offered her a film. Ankita has finally gone on to quit the show Pavitra Rishta which is shifting to an early evening band (6.30 pm). She has put down her papers, but will be shooting with the Pavitra team for at least a month after which the producer and the channel will take a call on the fate of this long running show. Ankita's exit might also end the serial.
Ankita lokhande and Hiten TejwaniHiten Tejwani replaced Sushant Singh Rajput in Balaji's daily soap Pavitra Rishta. Ankita found it really hard to built up chemistry with Hiten in the beginning but later she was very happy and comfortable with the actor.
In Comedy CircusAnkita lokhande and kapil sharma were seen in reality show Comedy Circus Ka Naya Daur on Sony tv as one of the Participants.