Maneesh Krishna hails from Thiruvanathapuram, Kerala. He did his schooling at Mambaram Higher Secondary School, Mambaram, Kannur. Maneesh completed his college education from Nirmalagiri College, Kuthuparamba, Kannur.
Maneesh started his career in acting by appearing in minor roles in serials and telefilms. He proved his skill donning, character, comedy and negative roles.
In 2010, Maneesh acted in the film ‘Kanyakumari Express’ directed by T. S Suresh Babu. His popular serials include ‘Amma’, ‘Amala’, Ponnambili’, ‘Sagaram Sakshi’ and ‘Pranayam’.