Kaveri, also known as Kalyani, born on October 24th in a Malayali family, is an Indian film actress and film producer, who works in the South Indian film industries. Her family settled in Kavumbhagom, Thiruvalla, Kerala. Making her debut as a child artist in Malayalam films, she appeared in several Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu and Kannada-language films. After playing lead and supporting roles in Malayalam, Tamil films, she enacted female lead roles in several Malayalam , Tamil ,Kannada & Telugu-language films.
She has won the Kerala state television award for best actress in 2002 for Anna & Nandi Award for Best Actress for her performance in Avunu Valliddaru Ista Paddaru (2002). She is perhaps best known for her appearances and critically acclaimed performances in films such as Vasanthiyum Lakshmiyum Pinne Njaanum, Samudhiram, Avunu Valliddaru Ista Paddaru, Kabaddi Kabaddi and Kasi.