We all know how one of bollywood industry’s finest versatile stars who’ll forever have an important place in hearts of fans across the globe, Sushant Singh Rajput’s untimely and tragic demise in last year on 14th June 2020 was a huge blow to the tinsel town, fans and also an irreparable loss to our indian cinema and now in a recent interview, the rising bollywood starlet and A lister television star Ankita opens up on her first meeting with late actor Sushant.
With only few days left for the highly anticipated digital sequel to indian television’s most loved and hit iconic TV serial Pavitra Rishta (Zee TV, 2009 – 2014), which would soon be airing on renowned digital OTT streaming platform Zee 5 from 15th September starring Ankita Lokhande as Archana and Shaheer Sheikh as Manav and is titled Pavitra Rishta 2 which has been created by the TV czarina Ekta Kapoor, in a recent candid conversation, Ankita opens up on her first meeting with late actor Sushant.
We also know how much in grief and shocked was Ankita upon learning about her ex boyfriend and co-star Sushant Singh Rajput’s death in last year and remembering him during her latest interview, Ankita opens up on her first meeting with late actor Sushant.
Ankita narrated about this incident and started off by saying, “It was very weird. I think it was really weird. Sushant was very silent like Shaheer (Sheikh) only I think he was doing his own work. Very much like Shaheer. He used to be on his own…We had to go for a promo shoot and Sushant had come to pick me up from my home and was downstairs. My mother was also there. I remember I got late. My hair and makeup were being done from 4 am and Sushant had reached my place around 5 am”.
Also furthermore elaborating on the reason which made the late bollywood star Sushant ‘really angry’ on her and more, Ankita shared, “I came down at 6 am and he was very angry. After I came downstairs I got into the backseat of the car with my mother and fell asleep. He was so angry that firstly I came late and then went to sleep in the backseat. He took the car from the driver and did rash driving. I didn’t understand why he was doing like that. My mother then said He is getting angry. I was like What can I do? He should have come upstairs. That was my first meeting with Sushant that way. He was like Oh she went and fell asleep in the backseat. She has the heroine attitude”.
On the work front, Ankita Lokhande is preparing for the sequel of Pavitra Rishta and will be seen alongside Shaheer Sheikh. The actress will reprise her role as Archana while Shaheer will step into the shoes of Sushant and play Manav’s character. The web series created by Ekta Kapoor will stream on Zee 5.