Perhaps best known for her early-career, Filmfare Award-winning role as Madhu in the 2000 Telugu movie Nuvve Kavali, this Indian actress also starred in the 2009 Malayalam film Daddy Cool.
During her childhood years, she appeared in small roles in two 1990s movies: Lamhe and Pardes. At the age of sixteen, she became both a model and a commercial actress.
She made her Bollywood debut in Kuch Tum Kaho Kuch Hum Kahein (released in 2002).
She was born and raised in Bangalore, India.
She co-starred with Vijay Chandrasekhar in a 2001 Tamil romance titled Shajahan.