Karan Hariharan (born 18 September 1992) is an Indian actor who is making his Bollywood debut as a lead actor in the film Missing on a Weekend.
Karan Hariharan was born in Mumbai. He is the son of Lalitha and legendary singer Padmashree Hariharan. Karan's elder brother Akshay Hariharan is a music composer.Coming from a family where his father and grandparents are into music, Karan got trained in classical Hindustani Music from childhood. However, his calling was always acting. He faced the camera for the first time along with his father for the popular track Halka Nasha at the age of three.At the age of 13 he began doing shows with his father where he would sing while playing the guitar. At the age of 18 he left for Los Angeles to study acting at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute from where he completed his 'method acting' course. He also got trained in six different martial arts.