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Biography for Ankita Lokhande

Ankita Lokhande

Birthdate: 19 December 1983

Birth Place: Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India.

Height in feet: 5 feet 7 Inches

Eye Color: Black

Sun Sign: Sagittarius

Occupation: Model, Television Actress

Marital Status: Single

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Ankita Lokhande born 19 December 1983 in Indore,Madhya Pradesh,India. Was born on Maharashrian family, Inspired to be an actress but had to let go of her dreams and was just about to join Frankfinn academy but as her luck would have it she was chosen as a participant from her state Indore. She moved to Mumbai in year 2005. She can communicate in Hindi, English and Marthi.


She has finished her schooling and college from Indore, Madhya Pradesh. After then she joined Frankfinn Academy.

Family Background

Her father is a businessman and mother is a housewife. She has a brother and is the elder of the two siblings.

Acting Career

She got first big break in June 2009 for "Pavitra Rishta". Ankita is affianced to her previous Pavitra Rishta co-star Sushant Singh Rajput. She was a part of Zee Cinestars Ki Khoj and also earned many accolades from directors such as mahesh Manjrekar, Satish Kaushik. She won Best Dancer Award in Zee Cinerstars Ki Khoj She was supposedly to begin her tv career with "baali umar ko salaam" but that serial got dropped due to some reason.

She then, began her television career by playing the role of Archana in Ekta Kapoor's Pavitra Rishta on Zee TV. Currently she is playing the main lead Archana in the famous Balaji Telefilms serial Pavitra Rishta opposite Sushant Singh Rajput on Zee TV and also a participant in Jhalak Dikhla Ja on Sony (read less).

In Ye Mera Pyaar(Upcoming show)

According to the sources, Ankita Lokhande has bagged another Balaji Telefilms' show. Ekta Kapoor has roped in Ankita to play the main lead. Ankita's new show has been pitched to Star Plus. The tentative title of the show is Ye Mera Pyaar, this love story will be very different from Ankita's previous show. This will also showcase Ankita in a very different avatar.

Ankita Lokhande Reality Shows / Performances:

The Pavitra Rishta star appeared in many nonfiction shows as well. She was seen as a contestant in Zee Cinestars Ki Khonj in the year 2006. It was telecast on Zee TV. Next she appeared in Comedy Ka Daily Soap, aired on Sony Entertainment Television. She did a guest performance in the comedy show.

She was also seen in the dance reality show Jhalak Dikhla Jaa Season 4.

Other reality shows in which she was seen include Entertaiment Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega in which she made a guest appearance, Comedy Circus Ka Naya Daur where she shared space with well known comedian Kapil Sharma, Movers & Shakers Masala Maarkey aired on Sab TV, Dance India Dance Li’l Masters 2 and Sapne Suhaane Ladakpan Ke where again she did a special dance performance. She also appeared in Ekta Kapoor’s Ek Thi Naayika, a miniseries for the promotion of the movie Ek Thi Daayan, aired on the channel Life OK. Here she played the role of Pragya, along with other small screen popular faces.

Latest News

Ankita Lokhande's Instagram account recently got hacked and was deactivated. The beautiful lady recently posted on her twitter account, "Some body hacked my insta account.. So it got automatically deactivated.. will b back soon". She mentioned, "Two days back I opened an account on Instagram and it got hacked today. I have no clue how it happened, but today I got a notification stating that my account has been automatically deactivated. But I am fine with it, as I am not going to get into legal matters, I will just open a new account."


Ankita lokhande is dating actor Sushant Singh Rajput. They were seen together in the daily soap Pavitra Rishta. They got along well with each other and after being friends for long they stepped into the love world. Sushant stunned his ladylove Ankita, when he unexpectedly proposed her on the sets of dance reality show 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa'. About their marriage plans, Ankita said, "There is no immediate plan, though I've threatened him that he better marry me next year, or I won't marry him.But seriously, Sushant is too sweet. He keeps me really happy. I am really lucky to have him in my life. We both need one month off to get married. He is too busy to spare that kind of time."


2009 - Best Jodi award with Sushant Singh Rajput at Zee Rishtey Awards.
2010 - Best Actress award at Xplore International Awards.
2010 - Best Actress,Best tv personality at New Talent Awards.
2010 - Most popular face award and Best jodi award with Sushant Singh Rajput at Zee Rishtey Awards.
2010 - GR8!Face of the Year(Female) award at Indian Telivision Awards 2010.
2010 - Indian Television Awards GR8!Face of the Year(Female)
2010 - Zee Gold Awards Best TV Debut
2011 - Apsara Awards Best Actress in a Television Serial
2011 - Lions Gold Awards Favorite Television Actress
2011 - Kalakar Awards Best TV Actor(Female)
2011 - Zee Rishtey Awards Favourite Popular Face + Special Honour
2011 - Zee Gold Awards Best TV Actor(Female)
2012 - Indian Telly Awards Best Television Personality (Female)

TV shows

Year TV Show Role Channel Completed on
2013 Ek Thhi Naayka Pragya Life OK -
2011 Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Contestant Sony TV -
2011 Comedy Circus Contestant Sony TV -
2015 Kuch Toh Hai Tere Mere Darmiyaan Cameo Appearance StarPlus -
2009 Pavitra Rishta Archana Manav Deshmukh Zee TV 2014


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