Kaya Purohit was born in Nashville,
TN and grew up in Bear, DE. After
spending two years at a University in
Delaware and working on smaller TV
and theater projects, she decided
to move to New York and pursue a
career in filmmaking.

She fell in love with cinema after seeing
Starwars Episode II and various independent
films. Since then Kaya has worked on many productions and recently directed a short titled, "Arranged. 

Kaya has recently graduated from Brooklyn College with a degree in Film Production.  She is now writing her first feature length screenplay and producing short films.