Lavanya Tripathi is an Indian model and actress. After working as a model and won the Miss Uttarakhand title in 2006, she entered the film industry in 2012, starring in the Telugu film Andala Rakshasi .

Early life

Lavanya Tripathi was born in Ayodhya , Uttar Pradesh , India and grew up in Dehradun , Uttarakhand . [2] Her father is a lawyer practicing in high court and civil court and her mother is a retired teacher. She has two elder siblings, one brother and sister. [3] After completing her schooling from Marshalls School, she moved to Mumbai , where she graduated in Economics from Rishi Dayaram National College . [3] [4]

She stated that she "always wanted to be in showbiz" but her father wanted her to complete her education first. She then started modelling, appearing in commercials, while also being part of television shows. [2] She won the title of Miss Uttarakhand in 2006.

Career

She made her feature film debut with the 2012 Telugu film Andala Rakshasi , [5] after a friend suggested her to attend the audition for the role. [2] She earned critical acclaim for her performance as Midhuna and won the Best Debutante Award from Maa TV. [2] The following year she starred in Doosukeltha which also proved to be successful. [2] In 2014, she made her debut in Tamil cinema with Brahman in which she played an aspiring journalist, Gayathri. [2] She quickly landed her next Tamil film role, in Naanum Rowdydhaan , [2] but was removed from the film when a new production studio took over the project. Her next Telugu project was Bale Bale Magadivoy with Nani . [6]

Filmography

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Year Film Role Language Notes
2012 Andala Rakshasi Midhuna Telugu
2013 Doosukeltha Dr.Alekhya / Chinni Telugu
2014 Bramman Gayathri Tamil
2014 Manam Radha Mohan's friend Telugu Special appearance
2015 Bhale Bhale Magadivoy Nandana Telugu
2016 Soggade Chinni Nayana Seeta Telugu
2016 Lacchimdeviki O Lekkundi Devi Telugu
2016 Srirastu Subhamastu Anu Telugu
2017 Mister Chandramukhi Telugu
2017 Radha (film) Radha Telugu
2017 Yuddham Sharanam Yodhika Telugu
2017 Vunnadhi Okate Zindagi Meghana Telugu
2017 Mayavan dagger Ramya Tamil Filming
2018 untitled Sai Dharam Tej next dagger TBA Telugu Filming

Television

Television

Year Film Role Language Notes
2006 Ssshhhh...Koi Hai Hindi TV series
2008 Get Gorgeous Participant Hindi TV show
2009–2010 Pyaar Ka Bandhan Mishti Das/Araina Rai Hindi TV series