Pragathi Yadhati is a theatre and film actress  based in New York City. She is also a model, playwright  and a poet 
She is from Hyderabad, Telangana and she was born in Anantapur. Her father Yadhati Kasipathy is a revolutionary activist, thinker, orator, writer, poet and a journalist who worked hundreds of hours with Srirangam Srinivasarao for the development on revolutionary front and in the areas of language and literature. Her mother is Pushpalatha.
She has learnt Bharata Natyam at the age of 4 and she learnt Kathak from the kathak exponent Pandit Anju babu and did her Arangetram when she was 16.