Rimi Sen has appeared in Bollywood, Telugu and Bengali films. She made her debut as Lead Actress in the Telugu movie Nee Thodu Kavali.In 2003 Sen made her Hindi Film Debut in the comedy Film Hungama for which she was nominated at Filmfare Awards for Best Female Debut. The same year so also appeared in a Supporting Role in the Hit Film Baghban. She also participated in the Indian reality show Bigg Boss in 2015.
She got into ads including one Coca-Cola ad with Aamir Khan. She was instantly noticed, and her first offers for films started rolling in.
She followed it with appearances in big budget movies such as Dhoom (2004), Kyon Ki (2005), Garam Masala (2005) and Golmaal (2006). Sen also did a cameo in the 2006 film Dhoom 2, and she followed it with Johnny Gaddaar, alongside newcomer actor Neil Nitin Mukesh. In 2008, she appeared in De Taali and in 2009, Sankat City and Horn Ok Pleasse. All three of these films were box office disasters. After these films, her career declined.
She further appeared in the films Thank you and Shagird in 2011 and both the films were box office failures.
Sen has produced a film, Budhia Singh – Born to Run. She changed her screen name, Rimi, to her real name, Subhamitra Sen for her production venture.
|2000||Paromitar Ek Din||Niece of Paromita’s First Husband||Bengali||Bengali Debut|
|2001||Ide Naa Modati Prema Lekha||Anjali||Telugu||Telugu debut|
|2002||Nee Thodu Kavali||Sindhu||Telugu|
|Deewane Huye Paagal||Tanya/Natasha Mulchandani||Hindi|
|2006||Phir Hera Pheri||Anjali||Hindi|
|Golmaal: Fun Unlimited||Niraali||Hindi|
|Dhoom 2||Sweety Dixit||Hindi||Special appearance|
|Horn ‘Ok’ Pleassss||Ria/Sia (dual role)||Hindi|
|2016||Budhia Singh – Born to Run||N/A||Hindi||Debut as producer (credited as Subhamitra Sen)|
Awards and nominations
|List of acting awards and nominations for work in films|
|2004||Hungama||Filmfare Awards||Best Female Debut||Nominated|
|Screen Awards||Most Promising Newcomer – Female||Nominated|
|Stardust Award||Superstar of Tomorrow – Female||Nominated|
|International Indian Film Academy Awards||Star Debut of the Year – Female||Nominated|
|Anandalok Puraskar Awards||Best Debut Actress||Won|
|Star’s Sabsey Award||Favourite Nayi Heroine||Won|
|Zee Cine Awards||Best Female Debut||Nominated|
|2005||Dhoom||Stardust Award||Best Breakthrough Performance – Female||Nominated|
|2010||Sankat City||Screen Awards||Best Ensemble Cast||Nominated|
|2016||Budhia Singh – Born to Run||63rd National Awards||Best Children’s Film||Won|
|River Florence Indian Film Festival||Best Film||Won|
|Houston Film Festival||Best Film||Won|