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

After beginning her working career as a marketing consultant, 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

she then pursued a career as a marketing consultant, first working with Tata Consultancy Services and then Infosys during 2010.

After taking part in a charity fashion show for a friend, Sakshi was approached by a modelling recruiter who introduced her to advertisement director

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

She appeared in Malabar Gold's advert alongside Suriya, and later chose to quit her job at Infosys in January 2013 to take up a career as an actre

She sought out acting opportunities in the Tamil and Kannada film industries, and signed her first film projects during early 2013.

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