Harish Kalyan is an Indian actor who works predominantly in the Tamil film industry. He made his debut with the controversial movie Sindhu Samaveli directed by Sami in 2010. He attained limelight with the movie Poriyaalan in 2014 produced by Vetrimaaran. Following its success, he acted in Vil Ambu bankrolled by Suseenthiran which was a decent hit at the box-office. Harish was a wild card entrant in the Tamil version of the reality show, Bigg Boss season 1 hosted by Kamal Haasan. He was the second runner-up of the show.