Ankita Lokhande Height, Age, Boyfriend, Family, Biography & More

Ankita Lokhande

Real NameTanuja Lokhande
Full NameAnkita Shashikant Lokhande
Nickname(s)Anki, Minty
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 165 cm
in meters- 1.65 m
in feet inches- 5’ 5”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 55 kg
in pounds- 121 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx.)34-28-34
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack
DebutFilm: Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi (2019)
Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi (2019)
TV: Pavitra Rishta (2009)
Pavitra Rishta (2009-2014)
Awards, Achievements 2010- 3rd Boroplus Gold Award - Gold Debut in a Lead Role (Female), Indian Television Academy Award - GR8! Face of The Year (Female) for the serial 'Pavitra Rishta'
Ankita Lokhande With 3rd Boroplus Gold Award
2011- 4th Boroplus Gold Award - Best Actress in a Lead Role, Star Guild Award - Best Actress in Drama Series for the serial 'Pavitra Rishta'
2012- Indian Telly Award - Television Personality of The Year (Female), 5th Boroplus Gold Award - Best Actress in a Lead Role for the serial 'Pavitra Rishta'
2014- Star Guild Award - Best Actress in Drama Series for the serial 'Pavitra Rishta'
Personal Life
Date of Birth19 December 1984
Age (as in 2018)34 Years
BirthplaceIndore, Madhya Pradesh, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signSagittarius
HometownUjjain, Madhya Pradesh, India
SchoolShe did her schooling from Indore [1]India
College/UniversityShe did her college from Indore [2]India
Educational QualificationGraduate
CasteNot Known
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
HobbiesDancing, Swimming, Playing Badminton, Shopping, Listening to Soft Music
Controversies• She is considered to be unprofessional on the TV sets.
• Once she slapped Sushant Singh Rajput publicly at a party as he was drunk and was dancing with girls around him.
Relationships & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsSushant Singh Rajput (Actor)
Ankita Lokhande With Sushant Singh Rajput
Vicky Jain (Businessman)
Ankita Lokhande With Vicky Jain
ParentsFather- Shashikant Lokhande (Banker)
Mother- Vandana Pandis Lokhande (Former Teacher, Homemaker)
SiblingsBrother- Sooraj Lokhande
Sister- Jyoti Lokhande
Favourite Things
Favourite Food(s)Bhindi, Dal Fry, Butter Chicken
Favourite Actor(s)Paul Walker, Simon Helberg
Favourite ActressesMadhuri Dixit, Sridevi
Favourite ColourWhite
Favourite RestaurantUrban Tadka in Mumbai
Favourite Destination Ladakh
Style Quotient
Car Jaguar XJ
Money Factor
Salary (approx.)₹1.15/episode (as in 2014) [3]Daily Bhaskar

Ankita Lokhande

Some Lesser Known Facts About Ankita Lokhande

  • Does Ankita Lokhande smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Ankita Lokhande drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Ankita was born into a middle-class Marathi family residing in Indore; with no film background.

    Ankita Lokhande's Childhood Photo

    Ankita Lokhande’s Childhood Photo

  • She grew up active in sports and was a state-level badminton player.
  • She always wanted to be an actress but had to give up her acting dreams initially, after which she was supposed to join Frankfinn academy, but her acting aspirations took her to Mumbai in 2005.
  • In 2006, while she was struggling in Mumbai, she took part in the talent hunt reality show ‘Idea Zee Cinestars,’ where she couldn’t reach the top 5, however, she made a mark in the show with her acting abilities.
  • She was supposed to make her TV debut with NDTV Imagine’s serial ‘Bali Umar Ko Salaam,’, but the show got shelved.
  • Her first salary was ₹10,000.
  • In 2009, she made her acting debut with Zee TV’s ‘Pavitra Rishta’ and became an overnight sensation with her character of “Archana.”

  • She didn’t like Sushant Singh Rajput initially on the sets of ‘Pavitra Rishta.’ However, with the passage of time, they both fell in love and were in a live-in relationship for around 6 years before they split in 2016.
  • She bought more than 300 saris for her role in ‘Pavitra Rishta.’
  • She is friends with Rashmi Desai, Nandish Sandhu, Jay Bhanushali, Mahhi Vij and Ragini Khanna.
  • She was approached for Shah Rukh Khan‘s ‘Happy New Year’ (2014).
  • She loves to buy make-up kits, shoe, and diamond.
  • She made her Bollywood debut with a historical biographical film on the life of Rani Laxmibai of Jhansi ‘Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi,’ where she played the pivotal role of a women soldier, Jhalkari Bai.

    Ankita Lokhande As Jhalkari Bai

    Ankita Lokhande As Jhalkari Bai

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