Sanaya Irani (born 17 September 1983) is one of the most successful Indian television actress. She is the recipient of several awards including Indian Television Academy Award and People's Choice Awards India. She is the only Indian television actress to be listed in People Magazine's (India) forty most beautiful women. Apart from acting, she is known for her dancing skills.
Her first major role was in the Indian youth show Miley Jab Hum Tum. She appeared in the lead role as Khushi Kumari Gupta in the highly successful show Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon? opposite Barun Sobti. Afterwards, she appeared in Chhanchhan and the show Rangrasiya.
In 2015, Irani participated in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa and became a first finalist. She later participated in Nach Baliye in 2017 with her partner Mohit Sehgal and stood as 2nd runner up.