Sharmishtha Raut is a prominent name in the Marathi movie and television industry. She is well known for her negative character in TV serials. Sharmishtha was born on 22nd April 1984 and raised in Mumbai. At a very young age, she started learning Bharatanatyam. Sharmishtha Raut has completed her graduation in B.Com from KTHM College in Nashik. After graduation, she went for higher studies and finished her MBA from Cummins College. She has received a lot of appreciation from her character in the serial Mann Udhan Varyache. This show was broadcast on Star Pravah from July 27, 2009, to October 2011. Mann Udhan Varyache is the remake of a Bengali show called
Bou Kotha Kao
. This Bengali show premiered on Star Jalsha. Mahesh Kothare produced the Marathi serial Mann Udhan Varyache. The story is all about Gauri. Gauri leaves Nikhil, and he gets married to Neerja, but fate has some other plans, and Neerja dies. The prominent actors of the show are
, Isha Shah, and
. In this show, Sharmishtha Raut has played the role of Neerja. Neeraja is the antagonist of the show.
After Mann Udhan Varyache, Sharmishtha Raut appeared in Unch Majha Jhoka. Viren Pradhan has directed the series. This show was broadcast from 5th March 2012 to 14th July 2013 in Zee Marathi. In the serial, Sharmishtha Raut played the role of Tai Kaku, the widow of Mahadevrao. The show's story revolves around an eleven-year-old girl, the Yamuna, whose marriage had been arranged with Mahadev Govind Ranade. After doing several daily soaps, Sharmishtha Raut appeared in the first season of Bigg Boss Marathi in May 2018. From this reality show, she has received a lot of recognition.
In 2013, Sharmishtha Raut appeared in two shows named Julun Yeti Reshimgaathi, and Rangkarmi. Sharmishtha Raut played in Yoddha, Chi Va Chi Sau Ka, and Sukhachya Sarini He-Man Barware. In Sukhachya Sarini He-Man Barware, Sharmishtha Raut has played the role of Sanyogita, Siddhartha's Sister. This show was aired in Colors Marathi.