Pavitra Rishta Actress Ankita Lokhande is all set to make her debut in Bollywood with Sanjay Dutt starrer film ‘Malang’. She also made efforts earlier to be featured in Shah Rukh Khan’s Happy New Year and Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmavati but unfortunately she was not chosen by the filmmakers.
As per the source, “It appears her long wait to break into Bollywood has now ended. She will be seen playing a cop in Malang.”
The film is directed by Aarambh Singh. Recently, he has also assisted director Bhushan Kumar and Omung Kumar for the upcoming film ‘Bhoomi’ that features Sanju Baba. ‘Malang’ is slated to hit the theatres in December 2017.
Ankita Lokhande was last seen in soap opera ‘Pavitra Rishta’ from year 2009 to 2014. Apart from serial, she also took part in reality shows Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa and Comedy Circus.
Film ‘Bhoomi’ features Aditi Rao Hydari and Sanjay dutt in the lead role. It is directed by Omung Kumar. On the other hand, director Rajkumar Hirani is making a biopic on Sanjay Dutt. It stars Ranbir Kapoor in lead role.