The Indian Actress, Nimrat initially started her career as the print model. Later, she moved to more number of theater performances. After playing minor roles in various movies, she got a chance to perform in the movie Peddlers produced by Anurag Kashyap. This movie was cast on the Cannes Film Festival in the year 2012. Consequently, she got an amazing role to perform in the movie The Lunchbox. This movie is based on drama which paved way for huge success along with her co-star Irrfan Khan. Again, this movie was cast on Cannes Film Festival in the year 2013. Subsequently, in the year 2015, she got a chance to perform in the recurring role as Tasneem Qureshi who is the Inter – Services Intelligence in the American television series named as Homeland – Season 4.
Consequently, she got the wonderful opportunity to play the female lead role along with Akshay Kumar in the movie – Airlift based on war thriller. Recently, in the year 2016, she took part in the American television series – Wayward Pines Season 2 in the role of Rebecca Yedlin. In the year 2012, she made the cameo appearance in the movie Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana as Muskaan Khurana. She has also performed in the music videos such as Tera Mera Pyar and Ye Kya Hua in the year 2002 and 2004 respectively. Her other movies include Encounter, Peddlers, and much more.