- Made her acting debut in Jallian Wala Bagh (1977).
- Gave her directorial debut in Do Paise Ki Dhoop, Chaar Aane Ki Baarish (2009), which has yet to be commercially released.
- Was nominated for the Star Guild Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for her performance in Inkaar (2013).
- Has published several books, including two collections of her poetry and The Mad Tibetan (2011), a collection of several short stories.
- Enjoys painting and has held several exhibitions of her work.