Elder sister of Mamta Kulkarni.

Was married to Sanjay Kadam. They had a daughter Namrata. They divorced because Sanjay's family did not approve of her being in films.

Changed her name from Mulina Kulkarni to Soumya for her career.

She only worked in South Indian films.

She also acted in the Kannada film Samraat.

The dubbed Hindi version did not have a theatrical release in British Columbia, Canada.