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.


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]


Films that have not yet been releasedDenotes films that have not yet been released
2012Andala RakshasiMidhunaTelugu 
2013DoosukelthaDr.Alekhya / ChinniTelugu 
2014ManamRadha Mohan's friendTeluguSpecial appearance
2015Bhale Bhale MagadivoyNandanaTelugu 
2016Soggade Chinni NayanaSeetaTelugu 
2016Lacchimdeviki O LekkundiDeviTelugu 
2016Srirastu SubhamastuAnuTelugu 
2017Radha (film)RadhaTelugu 
2017Yuddham SharanamYodhikaTelugu 
2017Vunnadhi Okate ZindagiMeghanaTelugu 
2018untitled Sai Dharam Tej nextdaggerTBATeluguFilming



2006Ssshhhh...Koi Hai HindiTV series
2008Get GorgeousParticipantHindiTV show
2009–2010Pyaar Ka BandhanMishti Das/Araina RaiHindiTV series