Harshitha was born as the daughter of Jayan Pisharady and Smitha at Thiruvanathapuram, Kerala. Her father is a music director, while mother is specialised in music therapy. Harshitha is a 8th std student at Girideepam Bethany Central School, Kottayam. Having interest in dance, she has participated in school festivals, representing her school in many events.
Harshitha started her career in modelling and also acted in few short films. She made her silver screen debut with the emotional drama ‘Parole’ directed by Sharrath Sandith. She plays Miya’s daughter in the film, while Mammootty will feature as Miya’s brother, a prisoner and Communist rebel.