Archana aka Archie Panjabi is an actress. She was born on 31st of May in 1972. She was born in London. Her parents were Padma Panjabi and Govind. Both were Sindhi Hindu. She completed her graduation from the Brunel University. She had a degree in management in 1996. She is trained specifically in ballet. Coming to her career, she had appeared in TV and films.
Her first appearance was 1999’s East is East. It was a comedy movie. Her first act was a diplomat of British in The Constant Gardener. It released in 2005. It was an Oscar winning picture. Her next higher photoplays were 2002’s Bend It like Beckham. It was a comedy drama.
In 2006, she portrayed the role of an intelligent colleague named Gemma in A Good Year.
Ridley Scott directed it. She co-starred with
Marion Cotillard and
Russell Crowe. In 2007, she performed with
Angelina Jolie in an adapted version of A Mighty Heart. On television, she voiced for various characters in the child-animated production titled as Postman Pat.
She gave her voice for Dead Space: Extraction. It was a video game. On February 2008, she came on the World Cinema Award Show on the channel, BBC 4. She gave hits like Pan’s Labyrinth and The Lives of Others Along with
Christopher Eccleston and Jonathan Ross. She looked up as an MI5 agent in 2009’s Espion. She featured as Kalinda Sharma in The Good Wife. It was a new TV series. In 2010, she did the ingénue of Saamiya Nasir in
The Infidel. It is a comedy one. In 2012, she appeared as Tanya Reed Smith in The Fall. She is a pathologist. She presented herself as Blaise in the series entitled as Westway. She became the first ambassador of Pratham USA and represented the biggest educational movement.
She had a partnership with the Amnesty International in the support of women’s rights and values. She worked against violence. In 2011, she walked in the Red Dress Collection Fashion Show in order to show the awareness among the people regarding heart attacks. She participated in Cambridge, Massachusetts at the Artist in Residence Program.
In 2007, at the Cannes Film Festival she received the Chopard Trophy. She had three nominations for the title of Best Supporting Actress for The Good Wife at the Primetime Emmy Awards. She won the award for Outstanding Supporting Actress at the NAACP Image Award. In 1998, she got married to Rajesh Nihalani. He isa tailor. Then, she moved from England to
New York while she had shot for The Good Wife.