Confirmed: Sushant Singh Rajput to marry Ankita Lokhande in Dec

Actor Sushant Singh Rajput and his long-time girlfriend television actress Ankita Lokhande will embrace matrimony in December this year, the actor has confirmed.

Sushant and Ankita have been dating each other since their TV days. The actors fell in love while working on Zee TV’s popular soap ‘Pavitra Rishta’. The duo never had any reservations about their relationship and they were quite vocal about their feelings for each other.

Sushant and Ankita sharing their wedding date with the media at the Filmfare Awards preparty on Saturday evening (January 9). "Yes we will be getting married in December this year," the ‘Kai Po Che’ actor told a leading daily.

The actor had eyes only for his lady love Anita who looked gorgeous in red attire at the party.

‘Bajirao Mastani’ actor Ranveer Singh and filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali, ‘Hero’ actors Sooraj Pancholi and Athiya Shetty, Karan Johar with his ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ heroine Anushka Sharma, Sonam Kapoor, Sonakshi Sinha were also among the celebrities present at the event.

Meanwhile, Sushant will be seen essaying the role of cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni in Neeraj Pandey’s biopic ‘MS Dhoni: The Untold Story’. Actress Kiara Advani will play the role of the cricketer’s wife Sakshi Dhoni in the film while veteran actor Anupam Kher will play the role of his father Pan Singh.

The film is scheduled to hit screens on September 2.