Archana Joglekar is a former popular actress, who acted in a number of Marathi and Hindi films.
She was very popular in the 1990s, both on TV as well as Marathi Films. Along with acting, Archana is one of the most accomplished Kathak dancers, having performed in 100s of dance shows till date. She was tutored by her mother Asha Jogalekar.
Born and brought up in Mumbai, for her education, she has a double degree in law. Khichdi was her debut film in Marathi, and she later went on to act in Oriya, Tamil and Hindi films as well. She also produced and directed a TV show Samrajya in the mid 90s.
There was a rape attempt on her in 1997. The accused was finally found guilty and sentenced in 2010.