Akshara Haasan (born 12 October 1991) is an Indian film actress and assistant director. Daughter of actor Kamal Haasan and Sarika Thakur, she made her film debut with Shamitabh (2015). She is younger sister of Shruthi Hassan.
Haasan has worked as an assistant director to Rahul Dholakia on the 2010 film Society starring her mother Sarika, as well as Ram Moorthy, Uzer Khan, E. Niwas, Ruchi Narain on my many AD films in Mumbai. During her stint as an assistant director, she rejected opportunities to feature as an actress, notably turning down an offer to work in Mani Ratnam's Kadal.
Haasan made her debut as an actress in Shamitabh opposite Dhanush, which also has Amitabh Bachchan in the lead.