Neha Devi Singh was born in Mumbai on August 13, 1981. She was student of St. Xaviers College in Mumbai and completed her graduation from there in Economics. After completion of her education, she decided to take the television industry as her career and started seeking work in the industry behind the camera. Due to her looks and mannerism, wherever she went for work, she was suggested to seek working in front of the camera instead of behind it.
After many failed efforts in her endeavour, she decided to take up acting as her career and made debut in the acting world from the TV series Ssssh Koi Hai. It was a horror/thriller telecast on Star Plus during 2003-04. it was produced by
and directed by
. Neha portrayed the role of Sameera and her alter ego bijli in the serial. The role had immense possibilities as Sameera is a timid and simple girl who works in a salon in the daytime and is converted to Bijli in the nights as a ghost buster. She acted opposite
, well known cricketer and also
. In no time, the character of Bijli became very popular with the children across the country due to the great performance put up by Neha. She is probably the only female artist who has acted like an action hero on TV screen.
Next came Saarthi where she performed the role of Bhumika Goenka, the female protagonist from 2004 to 2007. after 2007, she took a sabbatical from acting and delved into writing which was her first passion. In the meantime, she won the Star Parivar Award for Favourite Devrani in 2006 for the serial Saarrthi.
After 2007, she has taken up professional writing as a career and worked as Project Supervisor for Deepa Sahi First movie as director “ Tere Mere Phere”. Since 2011, she is working as Creative Consultant for Neela Telefilms of Asit Modi.