Archie Panjabi is a British actress known for her hard work, versatility, beauty, and style. The actress is best known for her role as Kalinda Sharma in The Good Wife. The role has brought her international fans, awards, and other opportunities.
In The Good Wife, Kalinda is a strong, very private, and inscrutable investigator for a law firm. She has proven to be very good at her job and occasionally uses less legal methods to get the job done. She has proven to be the key to winning most cases in the firm. She is often portrayed as cynical but fiercely protective of those she cares about.
On her debut, the character was celebrated by the critics and many appreciated the series because she does not rely on stereotypes when portraying a South Asian woman. The portrayal of Archie Panjabi was also highly praised for the depth she brought to the character. For the role, she was nominated for three Emmy Awards (she won one), a Golden Globe Award, three Screen Actor Guild Awards, and an NAACP Image Award (which she won).
She also had notable roles in Yasmin, Bend It Like Beckham, and A Mighty Heart.
Age and Early Life
Archie Panjabi was born on 31 May 1972 in Edgware, London, the son of Padma and Govind Panjabi. Her parents were immigrants of Hindu origin.
Archie Panjabi later attended Brunel University, where she graduated in 1996 with a degree in Management Studies. What many people may not know about her is that the actress is also classically trained in ballet.
Archie Panjabi’s Husband and Kids
Archie Panjabi married a tailor, Rajesh Nihalani, in 1998. The two have been together for over two decades and have led a quiet couple’s life. When they first married, they were separated for nine months because of Archie’s work.
In order to maintain a peaceful and successful marriage, one must make an effort, and it is clear that these two are making an effort, as there are no scandalous reports or rumors of extramarital affairs in which they are involved.
Although married for over twenty years, the couple has no children together. It is unclear whether this is a personal decision, but anyway, it is obvious that these are people who value privacy and it will be unfair to pry into their private lives and find out why they have no children yet.
What they have is a beautiful and happy marriage, and it is clear that they are still very much in love.
Her Body Measurements
Archie Punjabi currently weighs 55kg (121lbs) and her height is listed at 5′ 3? (1.60 m). Her other body measurements are 34-26-34 in (86-66-86 cm). Her bra size is 32C, her shoe/foot size is 9 (US) and her dress size is 6 (US).
When the British actress was younger, her weight fluctuated a little, but now she says that she can maintain her weight by drinking hot water frequently, eating fruit as an alternative to snacks, a moderate diet, and frequent physical activity. Exercise has repeatedly proven to be the key to losing weight and losing weight.
Well, we can say that Archie’s routine works for her because she looks fantastic. She is undeniably in the best shape of her life.
Relationship With Julianna Margulies
The fact that Archie Panjabi’s relationship with Julianna Margulies was strained was an open secret in Hollywood. The two were the main characters in the successful CBS show The Good Wife. Nobody knows exactly when their relationship became frosty, but apparently, it got so bad that they could no longer be on screen together.
The frosty relationship eventually affected the plot of the series, as the writers had to add plot twists to explain why the two couldn’t be seen together on screen. Eventually, Archie Panjabi left the series altogether, despite the fact that her character was immensely popular with audiences and critics and even inspired a loyal fandom. Before she left the series, the two had not been seen together on screen for nearly 30 episodes. Even in the last episode before Punjabi left the series, they were shown sharing a drink together, but in reality, they filmed the scenes separately with body doubles, and it was later edited to make it look like they were together.
When asked about their alleged feud, Julianna tried to pretend that the press was just making up rumors, but Archie confirmed the opposite. Now that the show is no longer broadcast, the two no longer need to interact with each other and have no semblance of a relationship or friendship.