Shanvi Srivastava is an Indian actress and model who appears in the Kannada and Telugu films
Shanvi has an elder brother and an older sister, Vidisha Srivastava, who is also an actress in South Indian films. Shanvi studied at the Thakur College of Science and Commerce in Mumbai and graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce degree in 2013. She also does an MBA in Bombay. She studied at Children’s College in Azamgarh.
She made her debut in 2012 in Lovely Jaya while she was still studying. In her second Telugu film, Adda, she was considered a student in fashion design and her performance was well received by critics. The Times of India wrote: “In her long-time role, Shanvi has understood all her expressions.” Indiaglitz.com and 123telugu.com have called it a “big plus” and “great asset to the film”. She was later enrolled by Ram Gopal Varma to play a brief role as Vishnu Manchu‘s romantic interest in her Telugu Rowdy political drama. In 2014, she made her debut at Kannada with the horror comedy film Chandralekha. She played a character who is possessed by a ghost and received positive reviews for his performance.