Priyanka Trivedi is an Indian actress who has acted in many films in Hindi, Telugu, Kannada, Tamil and Bengali. She has won recognition for her role in the Bengali hit Saathi which set new trends in the Bengali film industry. She is widely popular in Bengali, Kannada Telugu and Tamil cinema, especially for her portrayal of a sweet Brahmin girl in Raja with Ajith Kumar. She won critical acclaim for her role in Malla and H2O. Priyanka Upendra, earlier known as Priyanka Trivedi won Miss Kolkata title in 1996. She has done various modelling assignments afterwards and was introduced in the Bengali film Yoddha. She then worked with the critically acclaimed film director Basu Chaterjee in Hothat Brishti.