|Ankita Lokhande Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 7 in|
|Date of Birth||December 19, 1984|
Ankita Lokhande is an Indian actress who became a household name after starring as Archana Deshmukh / Ankita Deshmukh in Pavitra Rishta (2009-2014). She has more than 200k followers on Twitter, more than 2 million followers on Instagram, and more than 1 million followers on Facebook.
Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
- Father – Shashikant Lokhande (Banker) (Died in 2023)
- Mother – Vandana Pandis Lokhande (Teacher)
- Siblings – Jyoti Lokhande (Sister), Sooraj Lokhande (Brother)
61 kg or 134.5 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Ankita has dated –
- Sushant Singh Rajput (2009-2016) – The Pavitra Rishta actress began dating her onscreen partner Sushant Singh Rajput in 2009. In February 2011, Sushant proposed to his ladylove live on season 4 of Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa. However, the couple called it quits in 2016 following intense media speculation.
Vicky Jain (2019-Present) – In January 2019, Ankita confirmed her relationship with businessman Vicky Jain. The couple got engaged in June 2020. The couple got married in December 2021. In early 2022, they participated in Smart Jodi, a reality TV show where celebrities and their significant others compete in a series of tasks and challenges to prove their chemistry as real-life couples.
Race / Ethnicity
Ankita Lokhande Favorite Things
- Travel Destination – Fiji
- Cuisines – Indian, Italian
- Destinations In India – Kedarnath, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Madhya Pradesh, Kerala
- Foreign Cities – London, Switzerland, New York, Mauritius, Maldives
- Shopping Destinations – Singapore, Dubai
Source – Travel + Leisure
Ankita Lokhande Facts
- She played badminton at the state level during her college days.
- Ankita allegedly turned down a role in Sanjay Leela Bhansali‘s Padmaavat (2018) as she was not ready to make her film debut yet.
- Her biggest passion in life is dancing.
- A devastated Ankita visited Sushant’s family to offer her condolences after her ex-boyfriend took his life on June 14, 2020.
- She took lessons in horse riding and sword fighting from action director Nick Powell in preparation for her debut film role as JhalkariBai in Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi (2019).
- In May 2021, she received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.
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