Started working in television aged just 17 by presenting the phone-in TV programme Colours. Debuted on the big screen in Danger 92005). Made her debut as lead actor in the Tamil film Subramaniapuram (2008). For her performance in Ashta Chamma (2008) she won the Filmfare Award for Best Actress - Telugu. In 2010 she leant her voice to an educational software, which informs about HIV/AIDS.