Star Plus kicked off a reality show Smart Jodi on 26 February 2022. Ten celebrity couples appeared on the show. They participated in various fun tasks, tests, and games as a couple. Actor Ankita Lokhande and her husband Vicky Jain won the reality show. They took home the gathbandhan trophy and Rs 25 lakh as cash prize.
Ankita after winning the show shared a video of their winning moment on Instagram. The couple was presented the trophy by Riteish Deshmukh and Genelia Deshmukh. Joy seemed no bound for Ankita after receiving the trophy. She wrote while sharing the video Look baby how far we have come. We are meant to be.
We are meant to make it large. Ankita opened up about participating with Vicky on the show. She told that Vicky is neither an actor nor a dancer like her. But he was very good on the show. He shared the same competitive spirit as her.
Ankita Lokhande and Vicky Jain took the moment and shared it on social media
According to Ankita, he is better than her. She used to think he is camera shy but he was a perfect entertainer and lovable. He outshined Ankita in many ways. Ankita told that both of them were fit and communicated well too.
Furthermore, she added that they won the show because they were real. The show allowed them to spend more time together. Vicky usually spends time in Bilaspur due to his work assignments.
Ankita Lokhande Jain was born on 19 December 1984. She made her debut in Pavitra Rishta on Zee TV. She played the role of Archana in Ekta Kapoor’s show and got much recognition. She was paired with Sushant Singh Rajput. They began dating in 2010 and parted ways in 2016. She married Vicky Jain on 14 December 2021.
Vicky Jain was born on 1 August 1986 in Raipur, Chattisgarh. He is an MBA. After completing his studies, he joined his family business of wooden coal, PIT coal, and bituminous coal. Ankita has done films like Baaghi 3 and Manikarnika: The queen of Jhansi.
Smart Jodi lasted for eight weeks. The show was hosted by Manish Paul. Udit Narayan also enthralled the audience in the show with his performance. The couple charged Rs 7 Lakh per episode. The show came to an end on 5 June 2022.