Archana Chandhoke

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Chennai, India
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Chennai, India

Archana Chandhoke is a well-known Indian television presenter, actress, and RJ who is mainly worked in the Tamil film and television industry. In 2020, Archana Chandhoke appeared as a wild card contestant in the reality television show, ‘Bigg Boss Tamil 4.’

Early Life

Archana Chandhoke was born on the 2nd of July 1982, in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. She is 40 years old as of 2022 and holds Indian nationality. Similarly, she has a birth sign of Cancer and follows Hinduism religion.

She is the daughter of Rakesh Lal (father) and Nirmala Lal (mother). Professionally, her mother works at the Indian Overseas Bank while her father is a businessman. Sadly, she lost her father when she was too small.

As a kid, she wanted to become a PT teacher.  She grew up with her sister whose name is Anita Chandhoke who is a Nirvana Fitness instructor, and Zumba fitness instructor, and works at Frost & Sullivan.

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Caption: Archana Chandhoke’s childhood photo with her family (Source: WikiBio)


Talking about her academic career, she attended SBOA School and Junior College. For her further education, she enrolled at the University of Chennai, and complete her graduation.

Archana Chandhoke – Net Worth 2023

Being a well-known Tamil television personality and host, she has earned a decent sum of money in her career. According to an online source, this Indian celeb’s net worth estimates at around $1.5 million. However, her earnings and salary are still under review.

Professional Career

In 1999, Archana Chandhoke began her career as a newscaster in Jaya TV’s English News before completing her graduation. Later, she went to Sun Tv and began hosting the shows Comedy Time and Ilamai Pudhumai. Due to family reasons, she left Sun TV in May 2007. She took a one-year break and joined Star Vijay in 2008.

There, she hosted Namma Veetu Kalyanam till 2014.  Moreover,  in September 2015, she was approached by Zee Tamil to do the show, Athirshta Lakshmi. Archana also worked as a judge of the comedy show Junior Super Star along with K. Bhagyaraj and Khushbu.

She enters as a wildcard contestant in the ‘Bigg Boss Tamil 4’  in 2020. Due to her behavior on the show, she got criticized by audiences.

After that, she again joined the Star Vijay and started hosting several reality shows and also various special episodes like Kadhale Kadhale, Old is Gold Black and White, Parivattam, Namma veetu kalyanam Snehan and Kanikka Special, Singappene, Namma veetu thiruvizha, Samsaram athu Minsaram, Sabash Sariyana Potti, Pattikada Pattanama, Thai illamal Naanillai and Udanpirappe(Paasa Malargal).

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Caption: Archana Chandhoke hosting the Zee Tamil, Super Mom season 3 with her daughter (Source: Instagram)

Recently, she rejoined Zee Tamil and host the most popular show, Super Mom season 3. With her daughter Zaara Vineet, she hosted the show.


Besides hosting and television, she also has worked as an actress in Tamil-language movies, usually playing comedy roles. In the 2015 movie En Vazhi Thani Vazhi, she first appeared in the movie which was produced by businessman R. K.

Again, in R.K.’s next film, Vaigai Express (2017), she was again cast in another small role. Following that, she appeared in movies such as Yenda Thalaiyila Yenna Vekkala (2018), and  Doctor (2021).


As a television celebrity and actress, she has won several awards during her professional career. At the 2018 Zee Family Awards, she earned the award for Favorite Anchor and again earned the same award in 2019.

In 2019, she earned the Galatta Nakshatra Award for Sensational Anchor, and the same year, she earned the Anandha Vikatan Award for Best Anchor. Later, she won the 2020 BlackSheep Digital Award for Star Family Entertainer For Wow Life (Along with Zaara Vineet & Anita Chandhoke).

She also won the Behindwood Gold Medal Award for Best Anchor- Television, that same year. Recently in the 2022 Realistic Award, she earned the award for Inspiring Icon & Contribution To Media and Streeeshakti Award for Best Anchor.

She also earned the 2022 Edison Award and JFW – Just For Women Movie Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the movie, Doctor.

Relationship Status

On 6 May 2004, she married a businessman, Vineet Muthukrishnan in a private wedding ceremony in Chennai. With marriage, the couple has a daughter named Zaara Vineet.  The family is currently living happily.

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Caption: Archana Chandhoke with her husband, Vineet Muthukrishnan (Source: Facebook)

However, the star is not a part of controversy or rumors and is focused on her career, and avoids things that can harm her personal and professional career.

Body Measurements

Archana stands 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs around 71 kg. Moreover, she has black hair with black eye color and other information regarding her other body stats such as dress size, bra size, and shoe size are still under review.

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Caption: Archana Chandhoke posing for a photo with her daughter (Source: Instagram)

Archana Chandhoke – Social Media

On her Instagram page, there are more than 1.3 million followers. Likewise, there are more than 1.2 million followers on her Facebook page, and she is not active on Twitter. Similarly, she has a YouTube channel named ‘Wow Life’ which has over 855k subscribers at the time of editing this content.