Archie Khambula (born 1957) is an Indian actor and comedian who is best known for his roles in movies such as Shool, Gulaal, and Aarakshan.
Khambula was born in the state of Uttar Pradesh in India. His father was a police constable, and his mother was a housewife. Growing up, he was an average student, but had a passion for theatre and performing. At the age of 17, he started doing small parts in plays and films.
He started his career in the early 1980s when he acted in several Bollywood movies, such as Maa Kasam and Dilwale Kabhi Na Hare. He soon gained fame for his comedic timing and delivery, and was seen in many popular movies such as Betaab, Shool, Gulaal, and Aarakshan.
Khambula also acted in several television series, including Chandrakanta, Chandrakanta Ki Kahaniyan, and Aashirwad. He has also done some work in theater, and is known for his roles in the plays Bawarchi and Chhoti Si Baat.
In his personal life, Khambula is married to Ramila Khambula, who is an actress as well. Together, they have two daughters, Anusha and Anjana.
Khambula is known for his dedication to his craft, and is widely respected for his comedic performances. He has won several awards for his work, including a National Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in Shool.
Khambula continues to act in movies and television, and is an inspiration to many aspiring actors. He is a living legend in the Indian entertainment industry, and his legacy is sure to live on for many years to come.