Nayana was born as the daughter of Mr. Anil Mathew and Mrs. Binu Anil at Thiruvalla. She is currently studying Cost Management course at CMA Charters Kochi.
Nayana was one of the finalist at the Grihalakshmi Face of Kerala contest. She has acted in an album ‘Prana’. Nayana made her acting debut with the tamil film ‘Thiruttu Payale 2’ directed by Susi Ganeshan.
She plays an important part in the film which stars Amala Paul, Bobby Simha and Prasanna in major roles. The film is expected to be a better launchpad for the young actress. Apart from acting in the film, Nayana has also done advertisements too.