Mollywood actress Kalyani Priyadarshan is a well known icon to Telugu movie lovers through her films like Hello, Chitralahari and Ranarangam. She now has multiple Tamil and Telugu projects in her kitty and is also set to make her debut in Bollywood with a yet to be announced biggie.
Kalyani Priyadarshan’s entry:
It is known that the Malayalam actress’s father, Priyadarshan is a renowned filmmaker in Bollywood. The popular director has helmed hit comedy entertainers like Hera Pheri, Hungama, Bhool Bhulaiyaa, Hungama 2 and Malamaal Weekly to name a few. He also shares a good rapport with several Bollywood stars and leading production houses in Mumbai. Being a known face in the Bollywood film industry, the director could have helped his daughter Kalyani land a crazy project for her debut.
On the contrary, the actress didn’t use her fathers help as she wanted to prove her mettle by bagging a Hindi project on her own. Speaking about her education, Kalyani Priyadarshan pursued a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture Designing from the city of New York and before making her acting debut in the 2017 Telugu film Hello for which she won the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut- South, she worked as an assistant production designer on big budget flicks like Hrithik Roshan’s Krrish 3 and Vikram’s Iru Mugan.