Sonia Deepti is an Indian film actress, who has mostly appeared in Telugu films. After finishing her studies with a degree in computer applications, she worked as a software engineer in an IT company for three years, before stepping into acting. She made her acting debut in the 2007 Telugu film Happy Days. The film, upon release, became a blockbuster and won six awards at the 2008 Filmfare Awards South, one of which was the Award for Best Supporting Actress for Sonia for her performance that won her critical acclaim. her second film Vinayakudu opposite Krishnudu, one of her co-actors in Happy Days, was released, which went on to become a successful venture as well. She soon got offers from the Tamil film industry as well and made her debut in Tamil with the N. Lingusamy-directed romantic-action film Paiyaa in 2010. That year she had another Tamil film releasing, Inidhu Inidhu, a remake of Happy Days. She made her debut in Kannada with the film Ninnindale starring Puneeth Rajkumar and Erica Fernandes. Her upcoming movie is Mellisai.