Sakshi Agarwal is an Indian actress and model who has appeared in Tamil films and in a few Kannada and Malayalam films.

Sakshi moved towards an acting career after she garnered attention during part-time modelling commitment

She has since starred in lead and supporting roles in South Indian films.[1] She was also one of the contestants in the Tamil reality TV show Bigg Boss Tamil 3.

A native of Nainital, Agarwal studied at Good Shepherd Convent, Chennai, completed a bachelor's degree in information technology at St. Joseph's College of Engineering

then an MBA degree at Xavier Institute of Management and Entrepreneurship She then pursued a career as a marketing consultant

first working with Tata Consultancy Services and then Infosys during 2010.[2] After taking part in a charity fashion show for a friend

Sakshi subsequently started taking up commercial assignments during her weekends, appearing as a model on print, television and fashion shows.

She was first cast by director Tejaswi in a Kannada film titled Heddari, which she completed filming by August 2013

Her first release was a little known Tamil tele-film titled No Parking, while her first theatrical release was Atlee's Raja Rani (2013)

In 2015 and 2016, she appeared in a series of low-budget Tamil films as the main lead featuring in a variety of role