She made her debut in Tamil through the film Chithiram Pesuthadi directed by Mysskin. After this she became popular by pairing with Ajith in the film Asal. After this, she continued to act in Deepavali, Veyil, Jayamkondaan and Rameswaram. After this she migrated to Malayalam films. She is currently acting in Malayalam films.
At this juncture, there were rumours that actress Bhavana has fallen in love but she kept denying the news. Now she has spoken about her romance and marriage. She said, “I am in love with a Kannada producer for a long time. We decided to get married in the year 2014. Because of continuous shooting our marriage did not take place. Now we are confirming our marriage. We will be getting married this year. Now I don’t want to reveal my lover’s name and other details. When the time comes I will officially announce the details.”