Kalyani Priyadarshan (born 5 April 1993) is an Indian actress who predominantly appears in Malayalam, Telugu and Tamil films.

Kalyani started her film career  in the production design of Krrish 3 (2013) starring Hrithik Roshan and Iru Mugan (2016) starring Chiyaan Vikram.

She made her acting debut in the 2017 Telugu film, Hello starring Akhil Akkinen

for which she won the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut at 65th Filmfare Awards South

and SIIMA Award for Best Telugu Female Debut at 7th South Indian International Movie Awards.

She made her Tamil film debut with Hero starring Sivakarthikeyan and made her Malayalam film debut in 2020 with Varane Avashyamund starring Dulquer Salmaan.

She has acted in several successful films including Chitralahari (2019), Maanaadu (2021), Hridayam (2022) and Bro Daddy (2022).

Kalyani began her film career in 2013 as an assistant production designer under Sabu Cyril in the Hindi film Krrish 3 (2013),

n the following year, she made her acting debut with the Telugu film Hello (2017),

opposite Akhil Akkineni. It was directed by Vikram Kumar, a former assistant to Priyadarshan, and produced by actor Nagarjuna.