Lavanya Tripathi’s father is a lawyer practicing in high and civil court and her mother is a retired teacher. She has two elder siblings, one brother and sister. After completing her schooling from Marshalls School, she moved to Mumbai, where she graduated in Economics from Rishi Dayaram National College. She then started modelling, appearing in commercials, while also being part of television shows. She won the title of Miss Uttarakhand in 2006. She made her feature film debut with the 2012 Telugu film Andala Rakshasi, she earned critical acclaim for her performance as Midhuna and won the Best Debutante Award from Maa TV. The following year she starred in Doosukeltha which also proved to be successful. In 2014, she made her debut in Tamil cinema with Brahman. She quickly landed her next Tamil film role, in Naanum Rowdydhaan, 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. Her upcoming movies are Srirastu Subhamastu and Mayavan.