Bhavana was introduced as heroine through the Tamil films Chittram Pesudhadi. After this she continued to act In Kizhaku Kadarkarai Saalai, Veyil, Deepavali, Koodal Nagar, Vazhthugal and Jayam Kondan.
She has also paired with Ajith in the recently released film Asal. She has also acted in lot of Telugu and Malayalam films. Bhavana ventured into cinema in 2002.
She is residing in Trichur in Kerala. Recently many Malayalam film actresses including Gopika, Navya Nair and Kavya Madhavan have got married.So Bhavana’s mother Pushpa and father Balachandra Menon have decided to get Bhavana married. Sources close to Bhavana’s family say that her parents are hectically in search of a bridegroom.