Priya Anand was born on 17th September 1986 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu state. She is an Indian Tamil film actress and model who is known for her works in Tamil & Telugu language films.
After completing the higher studies in the US, she began the career in the modelling in 2008 before doing her acting debut in Tamil film Vaamanan (2009) and then her Telugu debut in Leader a year later.
During her modeling career, she appeared in commercials like Prince Jewellery, Nutrine Maha Lacto & Cadbury Dairy Milk. She made her acting debut with the Tamil movie 'Vaamanan' in 2009. Since childhood, and noted that she had the dream of getting into the film industry and working on the technical aspects of filmmaking, but confesses she never thought of becoming an actor.