Leema Babu is a famous Indian film heroine who appeared in many Malayalam language and Tamil language movies. She made her debut in Rasikkum Seemane, a Tamil film in the year 2010. She won critical appraisal for her acting in movies like Pattam Pole in the year 2013 and Money Ratnam in 2014. In Rasikkum Seemane, she acted as the younger version of the character of
Navya Nair in the year 2010. After that, she appeared as the grand-daughter of Bharathiraja in the film Rettaisuzhi in the same year.
Next, she acted in an Indian Tamil period drama film named Madrasapattinam as Arya's sister, which was directed by A. L. Vijay. Her initial movie as a lead actress was Narthagi in the year 2011, which is a film of transgenders. She then appeared in some low-budget films in Tamil, which include Sooraiyadal and
Chuda Chuda in the year 2013. Leema was involved in many other films like Vaanara Saenai directed by Saravanan Sakthi opposite
Richard Rishi, who is an Indian film actor in Tamil and Telugu languages. But, the venture was known to be shelved later.
Leema Babu played many supporting roles in some Malayalam films like Pattam Pole in 2013 with
Dulquer Salmaan, a Malayalam and Tamil film actor and Money Ratnam in the year 2014 with
Fahadh Faasil, an Indian film actor, who is known for his work in Malayalam movies. In the year 2015, she appeared in the film
Thakka Thakka, which is an action thriller written and directed by Sanjeev, and Maanga, an Indian Tamil comic science fiction film. This film was directed by debutant
RS Raja and produced by Sakthivel.
In the year 2015, she played the role of Reji in a Malayalam film Jilebi before acting as Alamu in the movie Maanga. She also acted in the Tamil film named Saahasam in the year 2016. She is, at present working in a film named Yaazh in Tamil.