Nivetha had her debut performance in the movie 'Veruthe Oru Bharya' as a child artist. For her performance, she even won Kerala State Award. Her debut movie as lead actress was 'Chappa Kurishu'. She got noticed with her cute performance in 'Pranayam', in which she did the role of younger Grace (done by Jayapradha). Recently, she got a rare chance to enact with ace actor Kamal Hassan.