is a well known cine-serial artist. Archana was born and brought up in North India and she moved to Kerala during her teens. Archana married a Delhi based marketing executive,
Archana was an extremely talented dancer and performer right from her childhood. She started her career as a video jockey in a leading Malayalam channel. Her peculiar accent became very popular with the audiences and her program was well accepted. Later she bagged pivotal roles in serials and movies.
The turning point in Archana’s acting career was the character Glory from the serial Ende Manasa Putri. Ende Manasa Putri revolved around the story of two girls from an orphanage and the unexpected twists in their lives. Glory’s character had shades of negativity and Archana’s strong screen presence and acting was one of the main reasons for the success of Ende Manasa Putri. Archana has acted in many Malayalam and Tamil serials. In the serial Amma kili she played the lead role as Gopika who is striving hard to protect her family from the villains. Leading actress Seema enacted the role of Gopika’s mother. Her cameo role with super star Dileep in the Malayalam movie Karyastan was well noticed. Her debut in the Tamil movie industry was with Tolaipeshi, which did not garner wider response. Archana has also ventured into the world of business by launching a garment shop called Gloryz in Trivandrum. Archana is also a much sought after dancer and often gives stage performances. Archana’s sister, Kalpana and sister in law Arya, are also quite popular in the industry.