In 2010, Raut won a modeling assignment in the annual Kingfisher Calendar, which features models in swimsuits. She participated in its first season of Dance Ki Takkar as wild card entrant in 2014.
In 2014, Raut starred in the Bollywood film The Xposé, playing the role of a movie star who is murdered. In an interview, she described Bollywood as "not very welcoming". She dropped a commitment to be in a film entitled 99% Useless Fellows, angering Kannada film director S. K. Basheed, to act as a contestant in the Indian reality TV show Bigg Boss.
She became one of the contestants on Bigg Boss 8 and was evicted after a surprise vote decision, but was later brought back by the Bigg Boss.She was evicted again, along with Puneet Issar, after 105 days.
In 2016, Raut was seen in the film Great Grand Masti in which she played Shiney - a maid. She was also seen in the song of the film "Lipstick Laga Ke".