Ankita Lokhande: I have worked 148 hours continuously on Television
Ankita Lokhande is an actress, who takes her craft very seriously and is very dedicated. The actress rose to fame with ‘Pavitra Rishta’ Television series and became a household name in double quick time. Now, Ankita will be making her Bollywood debut with Kangana Ranaut starrer ‘Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi’.
Ankita Lokhande in an exclusive chat with Bollywood Bubble spoke on a range of issues. The actress was at her candid best and seem to be enjoying the recognition that she is getting. As we all know, working in the TV industry can be very tiresome and hard. The actors spend an insane amount of hours shooting for the daily soaps and it can really get to you sometime.
Ankita shared a very interesting anecdote and said, ‘‘While doing ‘Pavitra Rishta’, we also used to do rehearsals and you don’t get much time to relax. I can still remember, I have worked 148 hours continuously on Television”. Unbelievable, isn’t it? The actress also talked about the challenges she faced while playing the character of Jhalkari Bai in ‘Manikarnika’.
In this Instagram video, we can see the amount of hardwork Ankita has put in to prepare for ‘Manikarnika’.
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‘Manikarnika’ talks about the bravery and valour of Rani Laxmibai and how she fought against the British. The historical drama is also co-directed by Kangana Ranaut after Krish pulled out midway through the project citing personal reasons.
‘Manikarnika’ is slated to release on January 25, 2019. Stay tuned to Bollywood Bubble for latest news and updates.
Watch the full interview here: