Archith Seshadri is an engineer turned journalist. As a storyteller, he loves to tell stories about people, for people, by people. As a member of the media, he loves to give a voice to the voiceless, hold the powerful accountable and see history as and when it happens.
Besides being in the press, Achith wears many hats in the world of entertainment (anchor, reporter, host, actor, improviser, singer). But the common thread between all of these roles is his love for people.
Archith loves food, music, travel, movies and games! He loves to act, perform improv, sing and compose music!
Here are a few words to describe his personality: positive, passionate, energetic, engaging, empowering, confident, creative, fun, witty.
TV News Journalist | Anchor | Reporter | Host | Brand Ambassador | Teacher | Actor | Singer | Agent: Atlanta Models & Talent| HLN, ZEE, CNN, FOX, ABC, CBS
College: Georgia Tech
Major: Masters in Industrial Engineering
Hometown: Atlanta, Ga (Alpharetta)
Birth Place: Chennai (Madras), India
Cities Lived In: Mumbai (Bombay), Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney, Atlanta, New Delhi
Dream Job: Game Show Host, Actor, Network Anchor
Role Model: Mother
Star Sign: Libra (October 18)
Favorite Colors: Blue, Teal, Turquoise
First TV Appearance: “My Generation” game show (1993)
First News Appearance: Macon, Ga (2008)
First News Story: Smiley’s Flea Market
Favorite Celebrity Interviews: Vidya Balan, A.R.Rahman
Most Memorable Story: Chennai Floods, Wheelchair Tennis Player
Interests: Acting, Improv, Singing, Piano, Yoga
Favorite Foods: Indian, Thai, Mexican, Italian
Favorite Drinks: Water, Coffee, Chai
Number of Siblings: 1 (younger brother)
Favorite Vacation Spots: New York City
Favorite Music: A.R.Rahman (Indian), Beatles, ABBA, Kelly Clarkson, Bruno Mars, One Republic, Maroon 5, The Fray
Favorite Bollywood Celebrities: Vidya Balan, Madhavan
Favorite Hollywood Celebrities: Meryl Streep, Sandra Bullock, Marcia Cross
Favorite TV Personalities: Ryan Seacrest, Meredith Vieira
Favorite TV Show: Friends