Ankita Lokhande made headlines recently when it came to light that she had been roped in for the Kangana Ranaut starrer ‘Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi’.
Now, the famous TV star has finally started shooting for the historical biopic.
Ankita kicked off shooting for the film at Ramoji film city on Monday. A huge set has been erected at the famous film studio for the Krish directorial. Kangana, who had gone off set for a while to launch the trailer of her upcoming film ‘Simran’, has also returned to the sets.
According to reports, the two actresses will start the shooting for scenes together from tomorrow.
While Kangana will be playing the lead character Rani Laxmibai, Ankita will portray the character of Jhalkaribai, who was a close friend of Laxmibai.