‘Ankit Kakkar’, is a model turned actor, who is predominantly seen in Hindi TV serials. He has portrayed the negative character of Gautam in Star Plus’
He got the plum role of Aryaman in the ‘NDTV Imagine’ successful show
. His character starts off as a negative one, but as the story unfolds, he becomes a close friend of Chandragupta Maurya. Aryaman is a King in disguise whose motive is to weaken the Greek Army just like Chandragupta.
He quit ‘Navya’ and ‘Chandragupta Maurya’ as he was looking for an opportunity to play a main lead. And he got it in the Hindi film ‘
’ made by Yash Raj Films. Starring in this are ‘
’ and ‘
’. In this, he has also acted with ‘
’. He said that he would return to the small screen if he gets good roles, else he would stick to Bollywood. It appears that Ankit has got a good role in the new serial on Star Plus, titled “
” which will mark his comeback to the small screen.
About working in Ishaqzaade, he said that it was great working with YRF's team and had a fantastic experience. Though it was not the first time that he works with 'YRF Productions' but it is surely his first big project with them.