Pushpa Kandaswamy is an Indian film producer, popular amongst the audience for her work in movies like Roja (1992), Muthu (1995), Saamy (2003), Sri Raja Maheshwari (2001), etc. Mostly known for her pre-dominant involvement in Kollywood movies, dramas and TV shows in the Tamil language, she was one of the key figures in the establishment of Kavithalaaya productions.
Born and brought up in Chennai by her parents K Balachander and
, Pushpa is the granddaughter of Dhandapani Balachander and Saraswati Balachander. She has two siblings named Kailasam Balachander and Prasanna Balachander. Some of the recent movies produced by her include Muriyadi and