Shreya Dhanwanthary entered the entertainment industry after participating in Femina
South 2008 when she was pursuing Engineering and was in her third year. She was the first runner up and also went on to compete at Miss India 2008 after which she was offered the role of Shailu in a Telugu film called Sneha Geetham which is a coming of age film that was written and directed by Madhura Sreedhar Reddy.
The film revolves around three youngsters and conveys the message of living life and following your heart. Before the film Sneha Geetham, Shreya Dhanwanthary was also seen in a Telugu film called Josh that was released in 2009. Apart from Telugu films, she is also acting in a short film called The Girl in Me in 2012.
She also played the character of Radhika Khanna in a web series called 'Ladies Room' in 2016 and in 2018 she was seen in a web series called
where she was seen playing the character of Devanshi Tailor.
She is all set to make her Bollywood debut in 2019 with a Hindi movie called
. She is seen playing the role of Nupur in the picture. In 2019, she would also be seen in a web series called
The Family Man