Sakshi was born on 12th August 1990 in a Hindu family in Agra. Her father, Late Pradeep Pradhan was the director of Noida Authority, She is an Indian TV actress, model, and a Travel host. She started her career at the small age of 18 and got her fame for the first time by winning a reality show named MTV Splitsvilla Season 2.
Sakshi career starts in the year 2009 where she was crowned the winner of MTV Splitsvilla season 2, a dating television reality show on MTV India. It is a hunt for love show where boys and girls compete in the given tasks to remain in the competition and mingle with the contestants to find love. Pradhan was in the first year of her college at MMCC when she was auditioned for the show, crossed all 3 levels and finally made her way into this reality show.