Born and brought up in the US she moved to Kolkata and currently resides in Mumbai. “My uncle was married to Kajol’s aunt. My mother is American,” she says.

Ankeeta had auditioned for some films and is in touch with Mohnish Behl. She is presently doing a Bengali film with Prosenjit. She considers Preity Zinta to be her idol and her folks are not averse to her joining B-Town. “But they don’t want me to do item numbers,” she says. 

She recently did a bikini photo shoot. Click here to see the pictures.