At the age of 15, she relocated from Kolkata to Mumbai and started her modelling career. During her modelling career, she appeared in numerous commercials like Close-up, Wild Stones Deo, HCL Laptop, Mercedes, and Thumbs Up among others. She also featured on the most coveted calendar, Kingfisher Calendar.
After a highly successful modelling career, she forayed into films and made her Bollywood debut with the film Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year in 2009. She was in the film with a minor role and was hardly noticed. The following year, she made her Tamil film debut with the film Baana Kaathadi. She was in the film just for an item number and after which she did item numbers in several Tamil films like Mankatha and Eppadi Manasukkul Vanthai. She also did an item number in the Hindi film Mere Brother Ki Dulhan in 2011. She played her first significant role in Madhur Bhandarkar’s film Calendar Girls in 2015. She will be seen in upcoming Ekta Kapoor’s film XXX in 2017.
Kyra’s yet to be released film XXX has already made headlines as there is nudity clause in the film. She also featured in the music video of the song Party Animals in 2016.