Born and brought up in Mumbai, Teja Devkar has featured in over 40 movies and 5 TV serials so far. Most of her movies have been popular in the Marathi countryside than the metros. She was called as the new Alka Kubal when she made her debut around 2005.
Hirva Kunku was her first debut movie. Her mother, who is a film producer produced the movie in just 13 lacs but did good business in the countryside.
One of her most important roles so far has been in the movie Natee in which she played alongside Subodh Bhave and Sanjay Narvekar.