Rakhi Sawant made her film debut in Agnichakr under the name Ruhi Sawant. Agnichakra is a 1997 Bollywood film directed by Amit Suryavanshi and produced by Piyush Shah. It stars Naseeruddin Shah, Govinda and Dimple Kapadia in pivotal roles.
She has also appeared in many Hindi and a few Kannada, Marathi, Telugu and Tamil films. She was a contestant on Bigg Boss