Deepshika has worked in Bollywood films, in a music video and a handful of TV serials as well.
She is best known for her Punjabi films, especially those of Gurdaas Maan. Despite being essentially a Punjabi actress, she made her presence in the Hindi serial Ajnabi along with Danny Denzongpa. She has also appeared in music videos of a number of Punjabi pop songs including Daler Mehndi's Dardi Rab Rab and acted in Bollywood movies such as Koyla, Baadshah (film), and Red Swastik.
She got acclaim in Hindi film industry only after the release of Koyla.
Recently she was seen in the Bollywood movie Dhoom Dhadaka with Satish Kaushik and Yeh Dooriyan. She has also acted in Tamil films and a number of TV Soaps.
She has appeared in serials like Ajnabi (she received a lot of praise for this one), Kittie Party, Son Pari, Karishma-Miracles of destiny, Doli Leke Aayi Hai Dulhaniya and Baa Bahu Aur Baby.
She appeared in the video of the song Dardi Rab Rab with Daler Mahendi. The song was a hit!
She has been compared to the famous Parveen Babi several times