When Mayanti Langer opted out from hosting IPL 2020 edition, Star sports brought Kira Narayanan to anchor the live shows during the season. She is no stranger to sports presenting as she has already hosted Pro Kabaddi League on the same network.
Kira Narayanan was born on 26th January, 1994 in Chennai. Her father is IT professional while mother was in the teaching field. They moved to Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia where she was brought up. She was interested in Carnatic music and Bharatanatyam right from a very early age. She also had a liking towards Tennis.
Kira Narayanan studied B.Sc. Psychology from University College in London. Simultaneously, she earned her Diploma in Acting for Film from the New York Film Academy in New York. She was granted membership at the National Youth Theatre of Great Britain in London.