Ankita Lokhande, who captivated audiences with her journey in Bigg Boss 17 and emerged as the 3rd runner-up, is gearing up for a triumphant return to the silver screen. The talented actress is set to join forces with Randeep Hooda in the historical drama ‘Swatantrya Veer Savarkar,’ a film centered around the life of the Hindu Nationalist leader, Veer Savarkar. Ankita, who previously showcased her acting prowess in films like ‘Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi,’ is all set to play a pivotal role in this highly anticipated cinematic venture.

As per reports from Pinkvilla, Ankita Lokhande is slated to essay a significant character in ‘Swatantrya Veer Savarkar.’ The historical drama, directed by Randeep Hooda himself, underwent a shift in direction after creative differences with the initial director, Mahesh Manjrekar. Ankita Lokhande made her Bollywood debut in the critically acclaimed ‘Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi’ in 2019, where she portrayed the character of Jhalkari Bai. Her performance in the historical epic garnered praise and showcased her ability to tackle roles of historical significance with grace and conviction. The film delves into the life and journey of Veer Savarkar, exploring the complexities of his role as a Hindu Nationalist leader.

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Ankita Lokhande’s post-Bigg Boss venture into ‘Swatantrya Veer Savarkar’ signifies her commitment to diverse and meaningful roles in the film industry. As audiences eagerly await the release of this historical drama, Ankita’s return to the silver screen promises to be a captivating journey filled with historical insights and stellar performances.