Kalyani, who started her career as a TV artist, made her debut as a child artist in the silver screen with
and Laila movie Alli Thandha Vaanam. Later, she played the younger sister to Sadha alias Sadaf Mohammed Sayed in Jayam, the debut movie of
. She had also played in Ramana, the superhit movie directed by "
A R Murugadoss
" with captain "
." Kalyani did some serials, including Pirivom Santhippom and Andal Azharar on Vijay TV. After a few movies, she was away from the movie industry as well as the TV industry.
In her recent interview, the actress revealed why she quit the movie industry. Kalyani stated that as she shared the screen space with Prabhu Deva, she turned popular and had been receiving offers to play the lead roles at a young earlier age. But the people who offered her the lead roles called her mother over the phone and suggested to make some adjustments to play in biggie movies and that's the reason why Kalyani didn't show any interest in films. At present, she is married and residing in Bangalore with her husband and kid.