When Mayanti Langer opted out from hosting IPL 2020 edition, Star sports brought Kira Narayanan to anchor the live shows during the season. She is no stranger to sports presenting as she has already hosted Pro Kabaddi League on the same network.
Kira Narayanan was born on 26th January, 1994 in Chennai. Her father is IT professional while mother was in the teaching field. They moved to Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia where she was brought up. She was interested in Carnatic music and Bharatanatyam right from a very early age. She also had a liking towards Tennis.
Kira Narayanan studied B.Sc. Psychology from University College in London. Simultaneously, she earned her Diploma in Acting for Film from the New York Film Academy in New York. She was granted membership at the National Youth Theatre of Great Britain in London.
Full Name: Kira Narayanan
Kira Narayanan Father’s Name: Jyothi Narayanan
Kira Narayanan Mother’s Name: Jo Narayanan
Sisters’ Names: NA
Kira Narayanan Brother’s Name: Raghav Narayanan
Date of Birth: 26th January, 1994
Kira Narayanan Age (as on September 2020): 26 Years
Place of Birth: Chennai, Indian
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Husband Name: NA
Boyfriend Name: NA
Residence: Mumbai, India
Education: B. Sc. in Psychology, Diploma in Acting for Films
School: An international school in Kuala Lumpur
College: University College London, New York Film Academy
Hobbies: Reading, Painting, Travelling
Net Worth: NA
Kira Narayanan always had her affinity towards music and dance and as a result of that she gave an audition for acting. She was cast as Rizzo in her school’s musical. She took up acting in school with an A-grade in Drama and Theatre Studies and ended up earning 12 Theatre credits during her time in school and university.
Kira Narayanan moved to Mumbai in 2018 to start her career in acting professionally. She got her first break when Tess Joseph cast her to play Disney Princess Jasmine in the musical version of the Disney film Aladdin. In 2019, Kira Narayanan got the chance to play “Eliza Doolittle” in Rael Padamsee's “My Fair Lady the Musical”.
Kira Narayanan acted in Indian web series Minus One when she appeared opposite to Aisha Ahmed and Ayush Mehra. She also gave her voice to a song in the same web series. She made her film debut in 2018 Tamil project “Koothan” in the role of a classical dancer.
Kira Narayanan Height: 170 cm/ 5’7”
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black
Kira Narayanan Body Measurements: 32-26-32
Favourite Street Food: Pani Puri
Favourite Brand: Chanel
Favourite Cosmetic: Lip Balm
Favourite Book: Harry Potter
Favourite Song: “Everything” by Michael Buble
Favourite Sport: Tennis
Favourite Accessories: Rings, Wrist Watch