Hailing from a non-filmy background, Adah Sharma forayed into B-town with Vikram Bhatt's horror flick '1920' opposite Rajneesh Duggal. She played the role of a possessed woman and received rave reviews. Later she starred in films like 'Phhir', 'Hasee Toh Phasee'. In 2014 she ventured into Telugu film industry. Adah is also a trained Kathak dancer. She also was a part of the Indian TV show, 'Pukaar- Call For The Hero'.