Paoli Dam started her acting career in Bengali television mega-serial Jibon Niye Khela” in 2003 for Zee Bangla. She also acted in few more mega-serials Tithir Atithi, Tarpor Chand Uthlo, Sonar Harin and Jaya.
Her first released film was Agnipariksha (2006). even if her debut Bengali film is Teen Yaari Katha, it took a long time to release. it was finally released in 2012. Next she acted in the film Tulkalam (2007), directed by Haranath Chakraborty. Mithun Chakraborty and Rachana Banerjee played the lead male and female characters respectively in the film. She played a small role in Bengali film I Love You. In 2008, she acted a Bengali housewife’s role in the Bengali film Hochheta Ki, a comedy of errors directed by Basu Chatterjee.
The other six films released in year 2009 were Hochchheta ki directed by Basu Chatterjee, Jamai Raja directed by Swapan Saha, Box No. 1313, Mallick Bari, Shob Charitro Kalponik directed by Rituparno Ghosh. and Tinmurt
She made her Bollywood debut with the film Hate Story directed by Vivek Agnihotri and produced by Vikram Bhatt. Dam played the character of Kavyah Krishna, a sex worker. Her acting, in this film, was neither appreciated not criticised.
After Hate Story, She acted in Vikram Bhatt’s production Ankur Arora Murder Case. The film is directed by Sohail Tatari and is based on a real incidence of a young boy who died in operation theater because of medical negligence. In this film she is playing character of a lawyer fighting for justice.
Films Done By Paoli Dam
- 2006 Agnipariksha Bengali Rabi Kinagi Pooja
- 2007 Tulkalam Bengali Haranath Chakraborty
- 2008 Aamar Pratigya Bengali Swapan Saha Anjali Ray
- 2008 Hochchheta ki Bengali Basu Chatterjee Priya
- 2009 Kaalbela Bengali Gautam Ghosh Madhabilata
- 2010 Thana Theke Aschi Bengali Saran Dutta Sandhya Mondol
- 2010 Tara Bengali Bratya Basu Madhuja
- 2011 Ajob Prem Ebong… Bengali Arindam Dey Moyna
- 2012 Bedroom Bengali Mainak Bhaumik Priyanka
- 2013 Hoi Choi Bengali Debarati Gupta Piyal
- 2014 Chaya Manush Bengali Arindam Mamdo De Trisha
- 2016 Zulfiqar Bengali Srijit Mukherjee Karishma Ahmed
- 2017 Maacher Jhol Bengali Pratim D. Gupta Sreela
- 2018 Maati Bengali Saibal Banerjee
- 2019 Tritiya Adhyay Bengali Manoj Michigan Shreya
- 2019 Password Bengali Kamaleswar Mukherjee
- 2019 Sanjhbati Bengali Saibal Banerjee & Leena Gangopadhyay
- 2020 Bulbbul Hindi Anvita Dutt Binodhini
Television Done By Paoli Dam
- 1999 Jibon Niye Khela Zee Bangla
- 1999 Tithir Atithi ETV Bangla
- 1999 Tarpor Chand Uthlo Tara TV
- 1999 Sonar Harin ETV Bangla
- 2016 Mahanayak Star Jalsha
Web series Done By Paoli Dam
- 2020 Kaali Zee5