Sakuntala studied drama at Kent University.
Theatre credits include: Queen Margaret in Richard III (Faction, 2016) and the East is East ATG Tour (2016).
Other credits include playing the Virgin Mary in Belgrade Coventry's Mystery Plays.
Her Shakespearean roles include Lady MacDuff in Macbeth (London Create Festival), Regan in King Lear (The Kings Head), Lady Montague in Romeo and Juliet (Leicester Square Theatre). She has performed at Soho Theatre, Lyric Theatre Hammersmith and the Theatre Royal Haymarket.
TV credits include: Coronation Street, Holby City, EastEnders, Whitechapel 3, Emmerdale, Casualty and Hustle.
Film credits include: Self Made, The Gatehouse, Indigo and Wish Baby.