Jaya Battacharya is an Indian television actress. She has also done small roles in movies. She is of Bengali descent.
In the Hindi movie Saathiya, she played a small role being the sister-in-law of the main character, Vivek Oberoi. Also in the movie Devdas, she played Manorama. She also comes on television shows like Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi and Banoo Main Teri Dulhan. She plays the antagonist and some part of the protagonist in Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi. She plays the aunt of Sagar Pratap Singh in Banoo Main Teri Dulhan. She has also worked in the film Jigyaasa where she played a Film Maker who wants to film a Documentary on the Actress. This charecter is much similar to Alice Patten part from the movie Rang De Basanti.