Anaika Soti’s parent owns to be among one of the reputed family in Mumbai. She was admitted to one of the local convent school of Mumbai and later on was set to Delhi University to carry forward her higher education without any hassle.
Anaika Soti was was born in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh and soon after shifted to Hong Kong with her family for four years. She subsequently moved to Mumbai and studied in Panchgani throughout her education, before moving to Malaysia to finish her high school and briefly engaged in a diploma in fashion designing, before returning in Mumbai. After beginning a career as a model, she met director Ram Gopal Varma on an elevator in 2012, who offered her a role in one of his future ventures. She was subsequently signed on to appear in his bilingual crime film, Satya 2 (2013), shot in Hindi and Telugu, based on the Mumbai underworld. Her second release was Vasanthabalan's Tamil period fiction film Kaaviya Thalaivan; she was signed for the film while working on Satya 2. She won positive reviews upon release and subsequently she teamed up with Ram Gopal Varma again for a Telugu venture titled 365 Days, noting that it was her most involving role till date.