|Ankit Bathla Quick Info
|5 ft 10 in
|Date of Birth
|October 10, 1988
Ankit Bathla is an Indian actor and model who is best known for portraying characters such as Madhav in the drama TV series Beta Hi Chahiye (2013), Dhruv Pandey in the TV series Thapki Pyar Ki (2015), Akshay in the TV soap opera Tu Sooraj, Main Saanjh Piyaji (2017-2018), and Rajat in the supernatural fiction TV series Naagin 4 (2019-2020).
New Delhi, India
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Ankit had attended the St. Mark’s Senior Secondary Public School, a co-educational English medium institution located in Meera Bagh, a residential colony in Paschim Vihar, New Delhi.
After his high school graduation, he had joined the Sri Guru Gobind Singh College of Commerce, a constituent college of the University of Delhi, a collegiate public central university in New Delhi. He had graduated from there with an Economics Honours degree.
- Father – Anil Kumar Bathla
- Mother – Mugdha Bathla
- Siblings – Nishtha Bathla (Younger Sister)
He is represented by WORD Talent, Influencer Collaboration Management and Booking Agency, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
76 kg or 167.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Ankit has dated –
- Jigyasa Singh – Rumor
- Giaa Manek (2018-2019) – Ankit had first met Indian actress Giaa Manek on the sets of a photoshoot for a brand in 2018. Thereafter, the duo was spotted spending time with one another on more than one occasion. However, in 2019, Giaa had quashed all speculations of romance and rubbished reports of a serious relationship by stating that the two were just good friends.
- Nibedita Pal (2019) – Rumor
Race / Ethnicity
- Toned physique
- Side-parted, slightly overgrown, wavy hair
- Cheerful smile
- Sports a trimmed beard
Ankit has been featured in the TV commercials for major Indian corporations such as –
- Bharti Airtel (telecommunications company)
- Maruti Suzuki (automobile manufacturer) Ritz
Ankit Bathla Facts
- Before joining the entertainment industry, he used to work as a customer excellence trainer at the New Delhi office of American Express, an American multinational corporation that specializes in payment card services.
- During this time, to hone his acting skills, he used to act in several plays and theatre shows at the Shri Ram Centre for Performing Arts in New Delhi which is home to a repertory theatre company and also hosts dance/music performances.
- He had once been rejected from a TV show just because the showrunners were not happy with his kundali (horoscope) and date of birth. They had asked him to attend an audition after which he was not called back. He had tried to get back in touch with them and it was then that they had asked him to submit his kundali after which he was rejected.
- In May 2017, he had been featured in an Indonesian TV series called Cinta Di Pangkuan Himalaya. For the filming of his part, he had stayed in Indonesia for about 6 months and had learned how to speak Bahasa, the official language of Indonesia.
- A polyglot, he is fluent in Hindi, English, Punjabi, and Bahasa. He can also speak a bit of Spanish.
- His hobbies/interests include traveling and dancing.
Featured Image by Ankit Bathla / Instagram