Dhanya Mary Varghese was born in Piravom near Muvattupuzha, Kerala, India. She completed schooling at St. Josephs Higher secondary school, Piravom. She was a student of St. Theresa's College in Kochi.
She made her acting debut in the Tamil film Thirudi and later debuted in Malayalam through Nanma directed by Sharath Chandran Vayanad. She rose to prominence through her role in Thalappavu. She later acted in several Malayalam films such as Vairam: Fight For Justice, Kerala Cafe and Nayakan. She was one of the anchors in "Vanitha Asianet-Film awards 2009". She appeared on several malayalam musical albums. She appeared as a guest judge in the 2010 season of the music reality-television program Idea Star Singer on Asianet.
|2009||Vairam: Fight For Justice||Vairamani Sivarajan||Malayalam|
|Cheriya Kallanum Valiya Policum||Sumi||Malayalam|
|3 Char Sau Beas||Malayalam|