Riva Kishan is a glamorous Indian actress and model. She was born on 4 July 1996 in Jaunpur, Uttar Pradesh, to a Brahmin Family. She is the daughter of the famous Bhojpuri Film actor and BJP Politician Ravi Kishan, and her mother's name is Preeti Kishan. She has three siblings - two sisters and a younger brother. She lives in Mumbai. Riva Kishan always wanted to be an aspiring actress. She started following her father's footsteps since her childhood and learned the basics of acting from him.
After completing her studies, she also received training for one year in acting from Nassiruddin Shah's Acting Group, and she even participated with Nassiruddin Shah's daughter, Heeba, in a play "Parindo Ki Mehfil.” Riva moved to the U.S. and studied at the acting school, The Acting Corps Institute for one and a half years. Riva had a deep interest in dancing, and she was trained by Rohit Chawla. In 2020, she made her debut in Nitin Manmohan's film "Sab Zyada Kushal Mangal" alongside Priyaank Sharma, the son of actress Padmini Kolhapuri and producer