Ankit Bathla Profile – Dhruv in Thapki Pyaar Ki real name
Name : Ankit Bathla
Date of Birth : 10 October 1988
Age : 26 years
Height : 5’10”
Hometown/Birth place : New Delhi, India
Residence : Mumbai
Occupation : Model, Actor
Marital Status : Single
Debut Serial : Sammaan.. Ek Adhikaar
Current Serial : Thapki Pyaar Ki
Sammaan Ek Adhikaar on DD National as Billu
Bhagonwali-Baante Apni Taqdeer on Zee TV as Abhigyan
Mata Ki Chowki on Sahara One as Arjun
Hamari Saass Leela on Colors (TV channel) as Ayush Parekh
Hum on DD National as Gaurav
Haar Jeet (TV series) on Imagine TV as Abhi
Beta Hi Chahiye on Big Magic as Madhav
Ek Veer Ki Ardaas…Veera on Star Plus as Karan Khanna
Love By Chance on Bindass as Kanishka Mehta
Ajab Gajab Ghar Jamai on Big Magic as Krishna
Sankatmochan Mahabali Hanuman on Sony TV as Vibhishana
Halla Bol on Bindass as Aashish
Thapki Pyar Ki on Colors as Dhruv
About Ankit Bathla
Ankit Bathla is a model turned actor who appears on television. He is born and brought up in Delhi. He has done his graduation in Economics from Sri Guru Gobind Singh College of Commerce of Delhi University.
Before entering the entertainment industry, he has worked as a trainer in American Express.
He started his television career by doing ads and commercials, some of his famous ads are Bharti Airtel and Maruti Ritz.
He has started his acting career with Sammaan Ek Adhikaar on DD National where he played a negative lead. He was part of many television shows like Bhagonwali, Baante Apni Taqdeer, Mata Ki Chowki, Hum, Haar Jeet and Beta Hi Chahiye.
Currently Ankit is playing the lead role in Thapki Pyar Ki opposite Jigyasa Singh on Colors. In Thapki Pyar Ki Ankit is essaying the character of Dhruv who is an owner of a news channel.
He played the role of Anirudh in Disney’s Lage Raho Chachu where Kapadia uncle (Sharad Vyas) wanted him to get hitched with his daughter Riya (Swati Semwal) but Swati has a liking for Vivek.
He made his bollywood debut with the movie Club 60. The movie was about a happy-go-lucky Muslim family wherein well known actors Farooque Sheikh and Sarika play a couple. Ankita Bathla essays the role of their son who is devoted to their parents. He is very attached to his parents, and does not want to go abroad to pursue his studies. However, his parents convince him to go to the USA and this is when tragedy strikes this well knit family. The son gets killed in a communal riot that takes place in USA, and the parents are shaken with the death of their son. Misfortune strikes them when they are left homeless, and this is when they take shelter in an old aged home called Club 60 which houses many such aged people. The story then revolves around this couple who find a new family in the home inmates.
Handsome Ankit is not dating anyone and is very much single. He recently adopted a street dog which is a mix of Labrador and Doberman as his pet.
He loves non vegetarian food. “Sunno na sange maar maar” from the movie Youngistaan is his favourite song.
In a recent interview, when asked the one thing he would want to do which he has never done before. His answer was to strip dance at a club.
Wow! It would be a treat to his fans to see the handsome hunk do that.