Athira Patel hails from Thrissur, Kerala. She is studying at Aptech Aviation & Hospitality Academy, Bengaluru, Karnataka.
Athira started her career in acting with the sanskrit film ‘Ishti’ (search for the self) directed by Dr. G. Prabha. She played the character of Sreedevi in the film which highlights the plight of women.
Athira played the role of Mercy, the sister of Vincent Pepe in the film ‘Anagmaly Diaries’ directed by Lijo Jose Pallissery.