Bigg Boss Season 17 thrives on drama and confrontations as contestants engage in intense battles to provide engaging content. Notably, Soniya Bhansal, a renowned actress in Hindi and Telugu cinema, made headlines by joining the reality show. While she contributed significantly to the show’s content, she faced an early elimination due to a lack of votes.
In a show of unwavering support, Soniya Bhansal expresses her solidarity with Ankita Lokhande on Bigg Boss 17. Her heartfelt endorsement comes as she commends Ankita’s humility, forgiveness, and heartfelt approach to the game. The bond between these two contestants grows stronger in the Bigg Boss house, garnering attention from fans worldwide.
— TINCHI (@AartiM18) October 29, 2023
Who is Soniya Bhansal?
Soniya initially ventured into the world of modeling before transitioning to acting. She made her mark in Hindi cinema with movies like Naughty Gang (2019), Dubki (2021), and Game 100 Crore Ka (2022), where she shared the screen with veteran actor Shakti Kapoor. Hailing from Agra, this 27-year-old actor continued to showcase her talent by featuring in two Telugu films this year, titled Dheera and Yes Boss.
Ankita Lokhande: From TV Stardom to Bigg Boss 17
Ankita Lokhande Jain, born on December 19, 1984, in Indore, India, hails from a Marathi family. Her parents, Shashikant Phadnis and Vandana Phadnis, are a banker and teacher, respectively. Her journey in the entertainment industry commenced when she moved to Mumbai in 2005 to follow her acting aspirations after completing her education. Ankita’s television career took off with her role in the award-winning daily show “Pavitra Rishta,” produced by Balaji Telefilms and aired on Zee TV. Since then, she has graced various television programs, but in 2018, she decided to shift her focus to the world of movies.
Ankita made her feature film debut as Jhalkaribai in “Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi,” which hit the screens on January 25, 2019. Later, she appeared in Ahmed Khan’s action film “Baaghi 3,” released in 2020, under Ahmed Khan’s direction.