he daughter of cinematographer K. U. Mohanan, Mohanan made her acting debut in 2013 Malayalam film

Mohanan completed a degree in Mass Media at Wilson College, Mumbai, hoping to emulate her father as a cinematographer

Malavika Mohanan (born 4 August 1993) is an Indian actress and model who works predominantly in Malayalam and Tamil language films.

n Pattam Pole, she starred opposite Dulquer Salmaan.[1] Following a series of lead roles in Malayalam and Kannada films

after appearing in Majid Majidi's Hindi film, Beyond the Clouds (2017),[2] portraying a dweller of Mumbai's dhobi ghat area.

Mohanan has appeared in successful commercial films such as, The Great Father (2017), Petta (2019) and Master (2021).

Malavika Mohanan was born 4 August 1993 and is the daughter of cinematographer K. U. Mohanan.

She was born in the town of Payyanur in Kannur district of Kerala and grew up in Mumbai.

Mohanan's breakthrough as an actress came through her role as Tara, a poor girl from Mumbai's dhobi ghat area, in Majid Majidi's drama film, Beyond the Clouds

Mohanan has signed on to appear in Maaran directed by Karthick Naren opposite Dhanush and in the Hindi film Yudhra opposite Siddhant Chaturvedi.